Join the IOSH Hazardous Industries Group Committee

The IOSH Hazardous Industries Group has over 2500 members, the group aims to offer a networking and knowledge base for health and safety professionals working in high hazard on-shore oil, gas, petro-chemical, chemical, energy generation and distribution, pharmaceutical, and nuclear industries. It represents the interests of IOSH members so they can converse with like-minded professionals, gain knowledge in the management of personnel and process safety hazards, and further their professional development.

The Group is currently recruiting for a number of Committee members – if you’d like to make a difference in the industry, your profession, and can honour the required commitment, we’d welcome your application to join us. Please complete the attached form, which includes a short statement on what you could bring to the Group and your desired role defined in the Group Structure.

Chairman, Joshua Rice is very keen to gain the support of likeminded committed individuals to continue to drive this exciting group forward. An opportunity to make a difference , have your say , promote and facilitate safety issues, and be involved with your professional body representing hazardous industries across the world. Channel your passion, enthusiasm and commitment through the group and make a rewarding difference.

To join as a Committee member, you’ll need to:

  • Be working in a hazardous industry sector.
  • Have direct experience of involvement in a central governance/committee structure either on a work or voluntary basis.
  • Have experience of delivering value in a professional environment on a paid or voluntary basis
  • Be able to commit your valuable time to attending four committee meetings per year and contributing to the organisation of projects and events.
  • Be familiar with IOSH’s current strategy.

To apply for a committee member role please refer to the attached competencies and complete the attached application form.

In return for giving up your time as a volunteer, IOSH will pay reasonable travel expenses.

Please forward your application to or send to Networks Dept Admin Team, IOSH, The Grange, Highfield Drive, Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18 1NN

The closing date is Friday 27 October 2017 and we look forward to receiving your application.