Health, Safety and Environmental Officer (9-month contract)

Posted 01 July 2024
Salary £38,000
Job type Permanent
Industry Sector TechnicalManufacturing
Job FunctionHealth and Safety

Job description

The Company

Our client is a major force with in the North East manufacturing sector. Due to growth, they are now recruiting for a Health, Safety and Environmental Officer initially on a 9-month contract.

The Role

  • Lead the problem-solving aspect of the HSE function within the company.

  • Delivery and maintenance of the following management system aspects:

  • Incident reporting.

  • Fire prevention.

  • COSHH.

  • Asbestos management.

  • Manual handling control.

  • LOLER (third party inspections, servicing and examinations).

  • Internal audits.

  • PUWER (third party inspections, servicing and examinations).

  • Legionella control.

  • Continual improvement projects.

  • Contractor management (safety).

  • Health and safety inductions.

  • Health and safety toolbox talks.

The Person

  • Must be a self-starter, capable of actively identifying HSE issues and then working them through to a successful conclusion.

  • Must be able to manage time and workload.

  • Experience of environmental, health and safety management in a similar organisation.

  • Internal auditing experience.

  • Good understanding of health and safety legal obligations.

  • Risk Assessment experience.

  • NEBOSH Certificate minimum.

  • IOSH Membership (desirable).

The Benefits

  • You will be working for a well-established growing employer.

  • An excellent salary.

  • A company experiencing continued growth, expansion and investment.

  • The company are fully compliant with the latest health and safety requirements for current safe working practices.