Health & Safety Coordinator
24th May, 2024 Read time 4 minutes

Health & Safety Coordinator

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Location: Leeds
Last Updated: 24th May 2024

Full Job Description

Would you like to work for one of the world’s leading multi-disciplinary consultancy businesses with a constantly expanding workload?

Tetra Tech is a leading, global provider of consulting and engineering services. We are differentiated by Leading with Science® to provide innovative technical solutions to our clients. We support global commercial and government clients focused on water, environment, sustainable infrastructure, renewable energy, and international development. With 27,000 associates worldwide with 5,500 in the UK, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems, by challenging conventional thinking with our focus on equality and diversity throughout the organisation enabling a more inclusive environment to work.

Following the continued success of Tetra Tech (Europe) in securing a variety of new and interesting projects in the defence, education, and government services sectors, we have an exciting opportunity for a Health & Safety Coordinator to join Tetra Tech.

We are flexible on location, travel across the UK will be required.

Your Role

We are seeking a passionate Health and Safety Co-Ordinator who can demonstrate flexible, innovative, and diverse thinking, the role includes but not exhaustive:

  • Supporting the SSHEQ Business Partner in the delivery of services to internal customers.
  • Support the achievement of standards and accreditations for the business, i.e. ISO, CHAS, SafeContractor.
  • Conduct Accident, Incident and Near Miss review, analysis, trends, and closure of events logged on the Tetra Tech TOTAL reporting and other systems.
  • Working closely with teams, develop Learning from Experience (LfE) for significant events and share across the Operating Unit.
  • Support incident investigations as appropriate.
  • Support the creation of monthly SSHEQ Team reports.
  • Support the creation, review, and implement of policies, procedures, and guidance documents, streamlining and digitising where appropriate.
  • Be able to provide health and safety technical related responses to any queries and provide general, practicable health and safety advice.
  • Identify continuous improvement initiatives within both the SSHEQ Team and wider Operating Unit.
  • Support the develop and usage of My Compliance and other systems within SSHEQ and across the Operating Unit.
  • Deputise for the SSHEQ Business Partner as required.

There is an opportunity to support your development and career progression through this role.

About You:

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

  • Experience of working within health and safety.
  • Knowledge of Health, Safety and Environment legislation.
  • Ability to deliver to deadlines.
  • The ability to work collaboratively with the SSHEQ team to deliver results.
  • Comfortable working on an individual basis.
  • Good communication skills both oral and written.
  • Good practical knowledge of Microsoft Software, including Excel, Word, plus SharePoint and Teams.
  • The ability to meet client security clearance requirements if required.
  • Willingness to travel across the UK if required.
  • Professional and ethical in everything that you do.

In addition, the candidate will:

  • Have three years health and safety experience.
  • Hold a minimum of a NEBOSH certificate.
  • Hold a UK Driving Licence.


  • Ideally IOSH (Tech IOSH)

About Tetra Tech:

Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. We combine the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.

At Tetra Tech, we provide a collaborative environment that supports individual performance, innovation, and creativity. We are proud to offer competitive compensation and benefits. Learn more by visiting
For more information on our company, please visit our website at To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

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