H&S Officer

Michael Page Engineering & Manufacturing
£40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
06 Oct 2016
20 Oct 2016
Contract Type
I am recruiting for a H&S Officer to join a recycling business in Liverpool. You will have control for HSE on site, across all departments such as engineering and production. My client are looking for someone to continue the positive attitude and culture towards HSE on site, therefore tasking you with providing a vision and strategy to uphold and improve on current performance, looking at existing structures and strategies. Client Details My client, is a specialist chemical and recycling business based in the Liverpool area. One of multiple sites across the UK, my client provides 100% resources recovery for the food industry through a complex cycle of integrated supply, collection and conversion solutions, delivered to the highest standards. Description Reporting to the Operations Manager, as H&S Officer you will work as part of the SHEQ team taking full responsibility for the HSE strategy on site and maintaining and improving cultural change through various initiatives. You will be based on site in Liverpool during the day and expected to support all colleagues and senior management in H&S improvements. Your responsibilities will include: To complete H&S audits and work with site managers to ensure that improvements are made Completing HAZOP studies where appropriate Promote and develop a safe working culture Identify and provide training to staff and management to ensure compliance with legislation and best practice Implement a system which monitors staff training requirements in relation to H&S legislation and best practice Proactively supporting the prevention of work related injuries and illnesses Contribute to monthly accident reporting Carry out accident investigations when necessary Improve and maintain a Health & Safety induction programme Provide document control - H&S policy, risk assessments, SWPs, SOP's etc Follow up on audits by external bodies - i.e. HSE, Environment Agency Provide advice & support Profile The successful candidate for the H&S Officer role will be working days Monday-Friday, with some occasional travel to other sites. You will be able to demonstrate the following: Minimum NEBOSH diploma/grad. IOSH level qualification or equivalent Experience of driving a change and cultural attitudes towards H&S Experience and a proven track record in continuous Health & Safety improvement programs Previous history of working at a manufacturing site, food, waste services or chemicals industry Process safety experience Detailed knowledge of HSE legislation Some experience of Food Hygiene and Food Safety Legislation Awareness and understanding DGSA regulations Full UKs drivers licence Job Offer £45,000 to £50,000 plus benefits. All successful candidates will be contacted within 24 hours. This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66800770