Health and Safety / Facilities Supervisor

International Permanent £32,000 - £35,000
  • Excellent opportunity to work with a leading fashion manufacturer
  • £35,000 salary + flexible working options

About Our Client

You will have proven leadership skills as well as a structured and planned approach to improving the Office and Warehouse environments. The ideal candidate will have at least 3-5 years' experience as a Manager responsible for Facilities and an interest in Health and Safety. You will report to the Head of Operations overseeing two distribution centres, a factory and a sales office. This is a full time position and working hours will vary dependant on projects and business requirements.

Job Description

The key job role includes:

  • Implementing preventative maintenance schedules across the business.
  • Liaising with our Health and Safety consultants on changes in policy.
  • Ensure Site compliance overseeing latest H&S / Fire legislation via regular reviews and audits liaising with consultants / regulatory bodies.
  • Respond appropriately to emergencies / urgent issues as they arise and deal with the consequences.
  • First Aid & Fire Safety - Risk Assessment / Training, investigating accidents and strategies for future
  • Project manage Contractors, tender, quotes, risk assessment, time lines, internal communication, follow ups.
  • Investigate / Plan suitability of options for new work spaces
  • Calculate and compare costs for required goods or services to achieve maximum value for money
  • Direct, coordinate and plan essential services such as reception, security, maintenance, mail, archiving, stationary, cleaning, support catering, waste disposal and recycling
  • Coordinate, develop and lead the various teams to cover various areas of responsibility
  • Oversee Key holding - Opening / Closing outside of normal hours covering Security / Emergencies.

The Successful Applicant

The ideal candidate will have the following:

  • Certifications in NEBOSH/ IOSH / First Aid / BSc Safety Management / Hazardous materials management would be an added advantage although training could be given.
  • Good understanding of both hard fm & soft services
  • Experience working within a manufacturing / logistics environment would be advantageous
  • Procurement / negotiation skills, ability to multitask and prioritise workload and confident decision maker
  • Strong project and time management skills
  • Proficient in MS Office
  • A practical, flexible and innovative approach to work and ability to work flexible hours.
  • A full driving license is required to facilitate travelling between sites.

What's on Offer

  • Salary up to £35,000
  • Flexible working options
  • 25 days holiday
  • Pension Scheme
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