Safety, Health, Environment & Quality (SHEQ) Assistant


We are seeking a SHEQ Assistant, within the Safety, Health, Environment and Quality Team.  This role will give you an opportunity to learn and develop within the company. Training will be provided, both in-house and through external training providers.


The Company:

Zetica is a geophysical surveying consultancy working in a wide range of environments, including construction, highways, and railway infrastructures. Established in 1991 it is a family-owned business which continues to grow and build on its excellent reputation.



Overall responsibilities focus on helping with Safety, Health, Environment and Quality (SHEQ) tasks, including client facing compliance tasks, regular site visits on construction sites, development and implementation of internal health and safety procedures for our employees and third parties, as well as monitoring, review, and audit of our management systems. A detailed job description is available on request.


Essential Qualifications and Skills:

Excellent spoken and written English IOSH Managing Safely or relevant experience within the health and safety industry. Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (inc. Word, Excel, Powerpoint). Excellent attention to detail, being methodical, conscientious, and logical. Positive ‘can do’ attitude, and an ability to work under pressure and to deadlines. Happy working under supervision and on your own. Be confidence to interact with all sections of the company. An ability to be flexible within a demanding working environment Full driving licence.

Preferred Qualifications, Skills, and Experience:

Other H&S/Environment or Quality training/qualifications. Have a positive interest in helping us to become more sustainable. Good organisational skills and timekeeping. Demonstration of document management and record keeping. Willingness to learn and have a motivation for self-improvement. Some experience of working in the field of health and safety is preferable.


General Information:

  • Starting salary between £23,000 – £25,000 (salary is dependent on skills. Previous experience may be taken into consideration.) Monday – Friday
  • Benefits include:
  • 25 days annual leave plus bank holidays
  • Company profit share scheme
  • Health Cash Plan with retail vouchers and cash back
  • Stakeholder pension scheme plus a Cycle to Work Scheme


Please send in your CV and a cover letter explaining why you are interested in the role and what you can bring to the position. Applications that do not include a covering letter will not be considered.


Zetica Ltd is an Equal Opportunities Employer