H&S Advisor

Apollo Recruitment Services
From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum , depending on experience
14 Oct 2016
19 Oct 2016
Contract Type
Apollo Recruitment are acting on behalf of the client as an employment business Based in Scunthorpe, we are an SME seeking to appoint a Health and Safety Advisor to provide a total health and safety service to the business to support the drive for reduced accidents/injuries, identify ongoing improvements, and to champion health and safety issues across multiple sites. Person Specification Qualified to NEBOSH General Certificate standard, with a good knowledge of UK Health and Safety legislation Experience of working unsupervised and as part of the management team Able to demonstrate strategic awareness to lead and develop operational managers and supervisors in ensuring the implementation and effectiveness of health and safety management systems and processes Team player, can do attitude, excellent communication skills and results driven Able to demonstrate influencing skills at all levels This is a “hands on” role and the successful candidate will be expected to carry out investigations, risk assessments, site audits and task analysis Full UK driving license Job Specification To develop and implement best practice health and safety systems to improve the control of risks across multiple sites. To ensure comprehensive risk assessments are performed throughout the company, on all procedures and tasks, to identify risk areas. Ensure application of the Health & Safety Policy in a way that is consistent with the business strategy and aims. Raise the awareness of health and safety within the organisation through presentations, training, health and safety inductions. To keep abreast of changing legislation and company requirements, relating to health and safety. To implement an annual health and safety improvement process. Undertake regular health and safety audits across a number of sites. The audits will confirm compliance with H&S legislation and application of safety systems and staff behaviours. Based in Scunthorpe, some travel will be required to cover other sites across the UK, including occasional overnight stays. Salary: £25,000 to £30,000, depending on experience Start date: Immediate Closing date: 21st October 2016 This job was originally posted as www.totaljobs.com/job/66892777