Health Safety and Environmental Officer

Cranleigh Health & Safety
30000.00 - 40000.00 GBP Annual
21 Mar 2019
27 Mar 2019
Contract Type

Site Health, Safety and Environmental Officer

My client is a well-established chemical/manufacturing business based in Stafford. They are looking to hire a Site, Safety and Environmental Officer. As the Health, Safety and Environmental Officer you will work with all site personnel in delivering a Zero Accident performance and manage industrial safety and occupational health programmes on site. The Health, Safety and Environmental Officer will be NEBOSH qualified with experience in chemical or manufacturing industry.

Health & Safety and Environmental OfficerResponsibilities and Duties:

  • To ensure that the requirements of the Management Systems for Health & Safety and the Environment are understood and implemented across the site (COSHH, LOLER)
  • To support the Director of Operations and the SHEQ Manager in developing the management systems and culture in operation across the UK sites
  • To assist the Site Manufacturing Manager and the Site Services Manager in managing the site's operations
  • Champion the company's Behavioural Safety programme, "Go Home Safe"
  • Ensures that the process safety controls within Risk Level 1 & 2 areas are suitable and sufficient
  • Ensures that there are current Risk Assessments for all site tasks in accordance with our management systems
  • Ensures the site accurately reports against the Safety lead Indicators and the monthly Corporate reporting requirements
  • Ensures the work instructions and the training plan for the Emergency Response Team are suitable for the current risks on site
  • Identifies, and submits Capital project proposals to address identified H&S or Environmental concerns
  • Investigates all near misses, incident or accident reports, following up with the Department Manager's on the actions taken
  • Advises on reporting requirements under RIDDOR, ensure that Corporate Reporting Requirements are met

Health & Safety and Environmental Officer Experience required:

  • The position calls for an experienced H&S Officer with several years' experience from a similar chemical/manufacturing background
  • Qualified to NEBOSH Diploma level or equivalent
  • Knowledge of hazardous goods and experience of working in explosive atmospheres (DSEAR or ATEX)
  • Computer literate (eg Powerpoint, Word, Excel)
  • Strong oral and written communication skills with excellent attention to detail

Role: Site Safety and Environmental Officer
Package: GBP30k - GBP40, Contributory pension up to 12%, 26.5 days holiday, free parking, on-site canteen, share scheme, healthcare cash plan, life insurance
Hours: Mon-Fri, Full time permanent
Sector: Engineering / Chemical / Manufacturing / Scientific / Environmental Science
Location: Stafford, Staffordshire

To discuss the role in more detail, or to express an interest please contact Kristian Sparrow at Cranleigh Health & Safety on , or e-mail with your CV.