HSE Jobs - FAQ's for users

How much does it cost to Advertise Jobs on your Health and Safety Job Board?

To list one advert costs £85.00, this includes free social media boosts on our social media networks. We do have bulk packages available that work out cheaper than a single job posting credit. Please view our online price card for details.

How do candidates that are interested in our job advert apply?

You can request that they apply via email or you can make the "apply now" button that appears on your advert (s) to redirect to your website career page.

If we purchase more than one job credit do we have to use them within a month or any time period?

No, job credits will remain in your account until they have been uploaded onto our jobsite..

Can we upload our company logo so that it appears on our adverts?

Yes you can upload a jpg or gif image in your recruiter account.

Will we have back up copies of the candidates details and CVs that have applied to our jobs?

Yes you will have copies in your recruiter account, you can see how many candidates have applied to your jobs and download copies of their CVs.

Do we have to upload job adverts to use your CV database?

No you do not have to advertise jobs on our website to use the CV search facility, You can purchase CV search credits in your recruiter account and download CVs of candidates that match your job requirements.

I do not have time to search the CV database and download CVs, are there any other options available?

Yes you can set CV alerts by email, this works in a similar way to how the jobs by email system works for candidates. In your recruiter account you can create as many CV alerts as required. You enter the skills, industry sector experience and the location (s) of where the candidates should be located, new and existing candidates that match your criteria are then sent via email to your mail account.  This is also an effective way of being notified immediately of new candidates that have just registered on the database.

We don’t have a dedicated HR person to write our job adverts, are you able to help us with content writing?

Yes our team of skilled marketing experts can help you with the wording of your advert so that it will appeal to the candidates that are viewing your listing. We can also upload them at no extra cost for you.

We are a marketing company representing a client who would like to advertise on your website, do you offer agency commission?

Yes we do, please contact the HSE Jobs media team who will be happy to discuss our commission structures.

What is a HSE Job?

HSE Jobs are Health, Safety, Environmental Jobs.

What does a HSE Officer/Advisor do?

HSE officers are health, safety, and environment officers also referred to as environmental health and safety officers. The main responsibilities of an HSE Officer is to observe health and safety procedures, evaluate and minimise risk, create and implement ideas that will reduce danger and  hazards within the workplace.

HSE officers and advisors must have a genuine interest in people's wellbeing, their job ultimately results in every employee's safety. They have to demonstrate excellent communication and earn respect from everyone around them.

They are integral to the smooth running of every business where risk and dangerous situations occur.

What responsibilities does a Health and Safety Officer have at work?

Health and Safety Officers responsibilities include:

  • Minimising accidents and injuries whilst at work on the designated business premise.
  • Create and implement a safe environment for people to work and be in.
  • Risk Assessment, Site Inspections, Investigation incidents and accidents, keeping detailed records of these scenarios.
  • Implement Health and Safety laws, train employees with company policies.
  • Handling, removal and disposal of hazardous substances.
  • Oversee installation of new equipment and machinery. 

What Qualifications do I need to work in Health and Safety?

There are several qualifications that you can achieve to work in Health and Safety, we have listed below the most popular courses available.

NEBOSH, IOSH, COSH, NCRQ (National Compliance and Risk Qualification) NVQ, ProQual NVQ and City Guilds.

For more information and to find courses with some of the worlds’ leading Health and Safety training providers please visit the resources section of this website.

What type of Job titles and roles are available in the Health and Safety Industry?

As in all employment industries and businesses there are number of job roles and careers available, they are as follows:

  • Health and Safety Apprentice
  • Health and Safety Graduate
  • Health & Safety Administrator
  • Health & Safety Advisor
  • Health & Safety Officer
  • Health & Safety Coordinator
  • Health & Safety Engineer
  • Health & Safety Technician
  • Health & Safety Inspector
  • Health & Safety Manager
  • Health & Safety Director
  • Health and Safety Education Roles:
  • Health & Safety Lecturer
  • Health & Safety Trainer
  • Health & Safety Assessor
  • Health and Safety Business Development:
  • Health & Safety Sales Executive

How much do HSE Officers and Health and Safety Advisors earn?

Salaries for HSE officers and Safety advisors are usually in the region of £24,000 to £35,000. Very Experienced HSE officers and Safety advisors earn between £35,000  to £50,000. Management and Senior Positions range between £60,000 to £80,000 and HSE Directors can earn £80,000 plus.

It is a very rewarding job role not only financially as it also gives you the opportunity to save lives.

How many industry sectors can I find HSE Jobs and HSE careers in?

Common perceptions of jobs in the Health and Safety industry mostly point towards people working on Building and Construction sites. Health and Safety jobs in Construction are obviously vital but it is not the only industry sector where health and safety is essential in the workplace.

Health and Safety is important in all environments but the main areas in demand are:

Oil and Gas, Nuclear Power, Power Stations, Rail, Construction, Chemicals, Hazardous Waste, Fire and Asbestos, Manufacturing, Mining and Quarries.

What countries do you have HSE Jobs available in?

HSE Jobs is based in the UK but we also have global HSE careers available 

What are popular HSE Job Titles and Job Roles advertised on your job board?

There are several types of job roles available in the HSE industry sector, these include: 

HSE Advisor, HSE Officer, HSE Coordinator, HSE Director, HSE Engineer, HSE Manager, HSE Trainer, HSE Consultant.

Do I have to register on HSE Jobs to apply for jobs?

Yes you will have to register as a jobseeker before you can apply for jobs.

Do I have to register my CV/resume on your website to receive HSE Jobs by email alerts?

No you do not have to upload your CV, you can receive job alerts only without your CV uploaded.

If I upload my CV to apply for a job can recruiters using your CV search facility see my CV details?

You can choose to keep your CV private if you do not want recruiters to see your details.  Or you can choose to have it visible on the database so that recruiters can read your CV and contact you about their employment opportunities.

Can I set up multiple HSE Jobs by email alerts?

Yes you can set up as many alerts as you want to, you can receive notifications for jobs in different locations, countries, towns and cities. You can also select job roles and industry sectors.