Health and Safety Advisor

Recruiter
MTrec
Location
West Midlands
Salary
Unspecified Competitive Based on Experience
Posted
01 Aug 2017
Closes
16 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

The Company

Our client is a major UK and Global manufacturing company. They are currently looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to join their team on a permanent basis. If you are a NEBOSH qualified Health and Safety professional with excellent attention to detail, then this a great the opportunity to join a top blue chip company.


The Role

You will be responsible for controlling all Safety related issues for the manufacturing plant, helping to maintain a safe working environment for employees. Ensuring compliance with necessary standards and legislation, including Health and Safety at Work Act 1974 is key to the role.

• Managing policy to ensure that the organisation complies with all relevant UK H&S legislation

• Play an active role in maintaining the corporate Health & Safety audit system

• Training and auditing are integral duties required to make the whole workforce aware of and able to fulfil H&S responsibilities.

• Carry out Emergency evacuation exercises and take the lead when required

• Conducting project work, covering a range of areas including Health and Safety initiatives

• Provide cover for the H&S Manager whenever required (meetings, escalation cover Etc.)

• Conducting daily safety observations in order to identify any unsafe acts/conditions

• Challenging any employee safety non-compliances

• Carrying out and reviewing risk assessments including COSHH

• Maintaining the sites incident database and ensuring that root cause analysis is carried out for all safety incidents including corrective actions


The Person

• Qualified to NEBOSH certificate level 3.

• You will have a proven track record for collecting and analysing data and the ability to use it to create clear & targeted action plans.

• Logical thinking and problem solving ability.

• Enthusiastic and passionate about Health & Safety with a can do attitude.

• Good attention to detail.

• Ability to manage your own workload in a fast paced environment and good organisational skills.

• Have a good working knowledge and understanding of current H&S legislation.


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