Health & Safety Manager

Recruiter
Proftech Talent
Location
Shropshire
Salary
35000.00 - 45000.00 GBP Annual + GBP35000 - GBP45000/annum Car, Health-Care, Bonus
Posted
19 Mar 2019
Closes
16 Apr 2019
Sector
Engineering
Job Type
Executive
Contract Type
Permanent
To shape and develop the Health and Safety strategy of the Company. To ensure compliance to Health and Safety legislation, enabling safe and efficient working practices across the whole site.

MAIN TASKS & REPSONSIBILITIES;

* Maintaining a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments;
* Implementing and instilling a companywide vision of best practice in relation to all aspects of Health and Safety;
* Working with departmental managers in the development and maintenance of Safe Operating Procedures for all Company processes; ensuring compliance and maintenance of associated records;
* Advisor and mentor for all levels of employee
* Owner of ISO 18001.
* Working with all levels of managers to ensure that appropriate and compliant risk assessments are maintained;
* Working with departmental managers to ensure that personnel and equipment are not harmed or damaged through inappropriate actions;
* carrying out regular site inspections and audits, ensuring policies and procedures are being properly implemented and keeping records of inspection findings;
* Producing informational reports and developing improvement strategies relating to inspection findings;
* Ensuring all working practices including those of contractors and visitors are safe and comply with legislation;
* Developing internal policy;
* Leading in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks;
* Assisting where necessary with accident and near miss investigation ensuring any retraining or disciplinary procedures are followed in a consistent manner;
* Recording incidents/ accidents efficiently and correctly and producing statistics;
* Championing continual improvement based on reflective learning;
* Maintaining and promoting a safe, positive, respectful and supportive working environment;
* Co-ordinating, chairing and participating in, various internal and external H&S Committees/Working Groups;
* Is responsible for identified aspects of security, contractor control and induction;
* Ensuring that the H&S Officer is fulfilling their role and adding value;
* Act as principle contractor/designer for company projects