SHE Officer - Cambridgeshire

Wellington Professional Recruitment
£28000 - £32000 per annum + competitive salary and benefits
12 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
SHE Officer - Cambridgeshire: If you are a Health & Safety professional with experience of working in construction or manufacturing, who would like to gain experience working for one of the UK's leading companies in the manufacture, supply and delivery of precast concrete solutions then please read on as we certainly wish to hear from you WPR are seeking to appoint an HSE Officer to join our client's Health & Safety department in Littleport close to Cambridge where you will report to the HSEQ Manager and assist in the effective management of the functions of Safety, Health and Environmental issues for one of their precast concrete plants. Reporting to the SHEQ Manager, you will be tasked with development and implementation on site as well as advice, auditing and general management on site of all Health, Safety and Environmental matters. This is a significant role within the company as they strive to continue keeping their workforce free from injury and ill health, whilst ensuring ongoing compliance with current H&S legislation and will offer the right individual excellent experience, training and progression prospects. Some typical responsibilities will include: Assist with the compilation and implementation of H&S procedures, policies and other documentation. Ensure effective maintenance and improvement of the IMS in relation to OHSAS 18001 standard. Conduct general risk assessments throughout the Precast concrete plants. Conduct workplace audits and report findings of non-compliance to production managers and SHE Manager, making recommendations for improvement as necessary. Visit site locations when deemed necessary to advise on safe off loading/handling of products. Promote a positive culture of H&S whilst recommending new initiatives for continuous improvement. Work closely with HSE Manager and colleagues to help maintain the internal health & safety standards within the precast concrete plants. In order to be considered for this exciting role you must have: At least 2 years' experience in a similar HSEQ Advisor/H&S Officer role within the construction contracting or manufacturing sector. A relevant H&S qualification such as NEBOSH certificate or diploma. Understanding of the Legislative framework surrounding Health, Safety and the Environment. Experience in the development and implementation of Quality Management Systems, Plans, and Records. Excellent grasp of MS Office packages. Must be prepared to travel between different sites. You will also have excellent interpersonal and communication skills, both written and verbal. Strong business acumen and a real customer focus is also very important. Experience of working in a precast concrete manufacturing environment would be advantageous to your application but certainly not essential. This vacancy is being advertised by Wellington Professional Recruitment Ltd. The services advertised by Wellington Professional Recruitment Ltd are those of an Employment Agency on behalf of our client. This job was originally posted as