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Health & Safety Manager Full Time

Our client, one of the UK’s leading manufacturer of printed envelopes, are looking for a Health and Safety Manager to join our Senior Management Team.

 

This role is based from their Washington, but also covering at sites in County Durham.

 

To be considered for this exciting and challenging role, candidates must be NEBOSH qualified with IEMA Certificates and have a working knowledge of:-

 

  • Health and Safety management/OHSAS18001
  • Health and Safety legal requirements
  • Risk management

 

Key responsibilities of the role include:-

 

  • Ensuring the Company’s Health and Safety Policy is implemented consistently across both sites.
  • Monitoring, evaluating and reviewing health and safety policies and practices, making recommendations and implementing new policies as required.
  • Advising the Senior Management Team on the implications of current and emerging health, safety and welfare legislation, including evaluating options, making recommendations and generating action plans to ensure compliance across the organisation.
  • Supporting managers to maintain safe systems, providing specialist advice, coaching and practical support.
  • Assisting managers to implement health and safety systems and procedures to meet specific requirements, such as accident reporting and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) in a consistent and effective manner.
  • Developing and maintaining Risk Assessments & Hazard Summaries.
  • Taking action to mitigate the impact and likelihood of health and safety risks.

 

With a minimum of five years’ experience in a manufacturing environment, you will also have the ability to conduct risk assessments to a high standard, identifying hazards, risks and suitable control to minimise risk to a tolerable level. You will also have the ability to conduct thorough accident and incident investigations to ensure that the root cause is identified and suitable corrective and preventive controls are put in place.

 

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary and benefits, (including pension, private healthcare and life insurance), dependent upon experience.

Job Overview

  • Date Posted: Posted 12 months ago
  • Location: Washington
  • Job Title: Health & Safety Manager
  • Salary: £30 - 35k
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