Health and Safety Manager

Letchworth Garden City Temporary
  • Be part of a new leadership team on site
  • Take full accountability for H&S

About Our Client

Well known pharmaceutical business with multiple manufacturing and distribution sites across the UK.

Job Description

The key responsibilities of the H&S Manager are:

  • Ensure the Operations is compliant with all H&S, company and legislative requirements, via company policies, procedures and systems and external Health & Safety Regulations
  • Promote safe working practices and be a role model within the Operations for this subject
  • In conjunction with HR, ensuring that ALL employees and/or temps receive suitable environmental and health & safety training, including inductions to site
  • Develop and progress the site annual safety plan, environmental management programme
  • Develop and maintain a risk assessment programme across the site
  • Ensure relevant corrective action is taken, as required, for all equipment and operational problems/potential problems to maintain and improve the EH&S operation
  • Maintain and develop the site accreditation status with external bodies for environmental and health & safety activities
  • Liaising with HR for identification and management of health issues as they arise to ensure that our employees are not subjected to unnecessary risks
  • Co-ordinate and carry out audits in compliance with the audit program
  • Collate records and disseminate information on Company and Corporate health, safety & environment and fire matters especially relative to prevention of incidents
  • Participate in the management review process

The Successful Applicant

The ideal H&S Manager will have experience in:

  • A minimum of the National NEBOSH certificate,
  • Demonstrable knowledge of safety implementation key deliverables
  • Strong communication skills as well as the ability to influence colleagues and management, with an adaptable and pro-active approach
  • Experience in a distribution or manufacturing environment as a safety lead

What's on Offer

Competitive salary and benefits package

Georgina May
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Phone number
+44 193 226 4097

Job summary

Engineering & Manufacturing
Health, Safety & Environment
FMCG (Fast Moving Consumer Goods)
Letchworth Garden City
Contract type
Consultant name
Georgina May
Consultant phone
+44 193 226 4097
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