Featured Job

Issuing Authority

What you need to know about us

Here at British Steel we’re looking for passionate, hard-working, ambitious and dedicated people who are up for a challenge to join our team.

We are a world leader in the production of steel – producing over 2.8 million tonnes of it every year. Our steel is, and continues to be, fundamental in creating iconic, awe-inspiring structures around the world. It helps people travel, work, eat and socialise every day. More importantly it also helps keep us safe.

What you need to know about the role

An opportunity is now available within Internal Logistics for the role of Issuing Authority (Monday - Friday days). As part of the role, you will have a wide remit including implementing Management of Work (MoW) principles in line with business standards, to ensure the safe coordination of work activities within the department.

You will be expected to review work packs to ensure compliance with all relevant standards (e.g. work at height and confined spaces etc.) are adhered to. Alongside this you will be responsible for ensuring appropriate levels of track and road operation protection are identified for each worksite and auditing these to ensured continued compliance. 

You will also liaise with the Rail Traffic and Road Shift Operations Managers, Team Leaders and Service providers throughout the shift to ensure details of works and operational restrictions are properly communicated. At the start and end of every shift a full handover with the Rail Traffic and Road Shift Operations Managers is required as they will take over these responsibilities out of hours.

An excellent benefits package is available with this role including pension, 35 annual leave days (including statutory days), family-friendly benefits and much more.

What we need to know about you

We’re looking for someone who has gained or working towards IOSH & NEBOSH or be able to demonstrate an aptitude as formal training will be given. It would be advantageous to have experience in Internal Logistics (Road and Rail) and an operational role.

You will have the ability to critically review Management of Work documentation including work packs, permits to work and I&I certificates. A full driving licence is required.

What’s stopping you? – Apply today to join our proud, passionate and performance driven team.


Closing date: Thursday 14 September 2017