H&S Officer - Leeds

Leeds Permanent £32,000 - £35,000
  • Innovative manufacturing business
  • Michael Page

About Our Client

Our clients extensive range of product which are all manufactured independently in the UK from our factory in Leeds, West Yorkshire. We've been designing, innovating and producing from our base for nearly 30 years, cementing our position as the UK's number one manufacturer in our industry.

Job Description

  • Manage and maintain the Health & Safety management system
  • The management and the maintaining, accreditation, compliance and conformance of European and UK Legislation and Directives. Liaise with the approval bodies & Senior Management, prepare and distribute Health & Safety data and facilitate the approval body visits, when required
  • Monitor the impact of new Health & Safety legislation and apply within SMC, when required
  • Responsible for co-ordinating and facilitating the Health & Safety committee and internal Health & Safety improvement projects, promoting H&S culture across the company
  • Investigate any Health & Safety incidents, concerns and accidents/near misses/illnesses and drive the improvements
  • Undertake wider QHSE audits as part of team, record findings and drive closure of non-conformance's
  • Assist with evaluation of contractor risk assessments and method statements
  • Assist with risk assessments and safe systems of work within the company
  • To carry out all required processes and functions in an accurate and timely manner
  • Create H&S documentation, toolbox talks and deliver required training
  • To provide customers, both internal and external, with a high standard of customer service
  • To attend presentations, courses and exhibitions relevant to the responsibilities listed

The Successful Applicant

  • Computer literate
  • Self-starter, reacts methodically to changes in UK Legislation and in addressing non-conformance's
  • Dynamic, seeks out opportunities for improvement, delivers solutions
  • Evidence of driving H&S change at company wide level
  • Strong communicator, influencing and persuasion, training and coaching
  • Experience of delivering H&S management in a manufacturing and warehousing environment

What's on Offer

  • Full time permanent role
  • £32,000 - £35,000 per annum DOE
  • 20 days holiday plus stats
  • Good company pension
  • Well established secure organisation
Gary Freeman
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+44 113 388 9042

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Gary Freeman
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+44 113 388 9042
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