About Toppesfield

Founded by Chairman Matthew Pryor in 2004, Toppesfield has grown from strength to strength and has risen to its current position as the UK’s largest independent surfacing contractor. Delivering projects nationwide, Toppesfield is the first name in surfacing, no matter what the size, sector, or location.

Here at Toppesfield, our goal is to continually raise the benchmark for surfacing and associated services to the highest possible standard, thereby enhancing our position as contractor for choice for all surfacing works. We have created 300 jobs, established seven regional offices and achieving an estimated turnover of £100 million and pride ourselves on the impeccable standards of workmanship that has delivered year on year growth.

Job Types: Full time, permanent

Salary: £40,000 - £50,000

Location: Derby


We have an opportunity for an experienced, reliable and self-motivated SHEQ Manager to join our Health and Safety Department, helping to develop the SHEQ Culture within the business.

Key Responsibilities

  • Support, advise and assist operational teams in the implementation of Toppesfield SHEQ Management System and its requirements including standards, procedures, training, auditing and review
  • Promote and encourage efficient, safe and effective working conditions in all sites, projects and premises
  • Support the operational managers to ensure control is exercised in accordance with all relevant statutory legislation, company policies and site rules to fulfil the highest standards of safety for all employees, visitors, contractors and neighbours
  • To manage the process of retaining all current quality accreditations and work towards the attainment of new quality accreditation
  • Co-ordinates occupational health and safety related surveys e.g. noise, lighting
  • Monitor and asses sites and premises regularly to ensure safe working practices and promote awareness and continual improvement of safety systems through safety tours and inspections
  • Ensure all SHEQ functional requirements within the SHEQ Management system are enacted
  • With the operational managers ensure that all actions from internal audits, 3rd party audits, reviews, observations, investigations, risk assessments and change management are enacted and closed in an effective and timely manner
  • To investigate and manage the recording, tracking and trending of all observations, accidents and incidents to root cause level
  • Deliver in-house training as required
  • Undertake internal random drugs and alcohol screening as required

You will have

  • A Full Driving Licence
  • Excellent IT skills with competency in Microsoft Word and Excel

Experience and Qualifications

  • Professionally qualified to NEBOSH Diploma level
  • 3-5 years experience in SHEQ Advisor/Management role

Our Benefits

  • 25 days Annual Leave + Bank Holidays.
  • Employee Referral Scheme
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Employee Volunteering Programme
  • Annual Leave Purchase Scheme
  • Enhanced Maternity/ Paternity / Adoption Leave
  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Supportive working culture and future progression opportunities
  • Cycle to Work Scheme
  • Bonus Scheme
  • Birthday Bonus
  • Discount Portal
  • Company Social Events

Contact Toppesfield

Please email careers@toppesfield.com to ask a member of our team about working at Toppesfield or the opportunities that are currently available. We’re always happy to talk to potential candidates.