Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor

Derby Permanent £40,000 - £48,000
  • Exciting Opportunity!
  • A chance to implement and develop new HSE policies and procedures!

About Our Client

The client are a well established FMCG company, experiencing a period of growth.

Job Description

The responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring the business is driving towards, executing and delivering on the HSE strategy and targets as advised by the HSE manager.
  • Monitoring and reporting on all aspects of Health & Safety.
  • Developing and maintaining H&S policies, systems and procedures.
  • Maintaining the H&S Management system and control documentation within it.
  • Completing and reviewing risk assessments for all work equipment and operations, supporting and advising managers to ensure completion.
  • Ensuring that all accidents are documented, investigated and recommended improvements implemented. Providing advice and guidance to managers as required.
  • Carrying out safety inspections, fire drills and fire alarms and correctly reporting.
  • Liaising with H&S consultants in the provision of training programmes and H&S services.
  • Keeping up to date with all aspects of relevant Health, safety and welfare legislation and communicate relevant changes to the business and advising the business on the as appropriate.
  • Providing regular reports to the Board and senior management team on relevant H&S activities.
  • Training employees to meet specific H&S requirements.
  • Attend relevant H&S meetings, advising on activity as required.
  • Assisting in the management and organising of the safe disposal of hazardous substances, e.g. asbestos.
  • Carrying out and delivering induction training to all new employees (including H&S, Food contamination, Pest Control and Manual Handling.
  • Carrying out personal and welfare risk assessments on employees as necessary i.e. New and expectant mothers, injury or illness.
  • Any other ad hoc duties as required.

The Successful Applicant

The successful candidate will be:

  • Experienced within a fast paced manufacturing environment.
  • NEBOSH qualified or equivalent.
  • Hold IEMA qualification.
  • Food Safety Certificate (highly desirable).
  • HACCP (Highly desirable).
  • Knowledge of waste management inc. wet process waste.
  • Understanding of permit consent limits.
  • Able to deal and manage external agencies.
  • Excellent IT skills including Excel, PowerPoint and Word.
  • Hold a Full driving license.
  • Willing to travel to Europe on occasion and when restrictions ease.

What's on Offer

An opportunity to join a growing manufacturing company.

Natalie Hudson
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+44 121 230 9387

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Natalie Hudson
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+44 121 230 9387
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