H&S Officer

International Permanent
  • An amazing opportunity to join a business on a permanent basis
  • I am looking for an EHSS Officer to join my client ASAP!

About Our Client

My client is a multi -brand, -channel and -geography plumbing business. The brand and product portfolio enables them to reach a broad group of consumers, as well as to accelerate their growth in the plumbing segment. Some of their trusted brands include Moen®, the #1 faucet brand in North America, and several luxury brands under its House of Rohl: Perrin & Rowe®, Riobel®, ROHL®, Shaws™ and Victoria + Albert®.

Job Description

The successful H&S Officer will have the following responsibilities;

  • Advise the business on EHSS matters
  • Lead the behavioral based safety cultural development
  • Maintain EHSS metrics that drive the correct behaviours
  • Ongoing compliance with appropriate Environmental permits
  • Continuously Improve compliance activities to drive overall performance
  • Conduct relevant EHSS training for staff, particularly where required to meet the standards imposed by legislation, ACOP's, or FBHS group requirements
  • Complete general/specific risk assessments, review at relevant intervals and maintain records of the same.
  • Conduct internal compliance audits and inspections; report on findings and manage issues through to completion.
  • Co-ordinate and manage first aid and fire safety representatives.
  • Ensure incident investigations are completed in a timely and efficient manner
  • Work with site and external contractors to maintain facility to an appropriate standard, ensuring compliance with EHSS protocols
  • Immediately contact Operations Mgr if situations are found, that in the opinion of the EHSS Officer, require immediate rectification or cessation of the operation
  • Maintenance of OPUS database and EHSS compliance calendars
  • Any other ad hoc EHSS duties as required

The Successful Applicant

The successful H&S Officer will possess a range of the following; Essential:

  • 3-5 years' experience in a similar role within a manufacturing environment
  • Thorough understanding of appropriate EHSS legislation
  • Exposure to ISO14001 and environmental management systems
  • Experience of driving a behavioral based safety culture into an organisation
  • NEBOSH General Certificate (or appropriate alternative) as a minimum



Desirable:

  • IT literate and a comprehensive understanding of Windows based programs to include Word, Excel and Outlook is essential.
  • Understand of machining operations





Competencies:

Essential:

  • Proactive with excellent organisational skills and an ability to collaborate, communicate and influence effectively across the business.
  • Able to effectively influence those at all levels of the organisation
  • Attention to detail and a methodical approach
  • Strong teamwork skills
  • Must manage multiple tasks simultaneously and react to shifting priorities to meet business needs
  • Ability to act decisively to resolve problems



Desirable:

  • Professional in their approach to dealing with issues and employees.
  • Appreciation of confidentiality and discretion.
  • Effective leadership style

What's on Offer

The successful H&S Officer will receive;

  • Salary up to £40,000 per annum
  • Annual bonus
  • 25 days annual leave (plus statutory days)
  • Travel between UK based sites may be required.
  • Expected to work the hours necessary to complete the role
  • Option to join company pension scheme
Contact
Amy Corke
Quote job ref
JN-052021-2912178
Phone number
+44 114 270 3753

Job summary

Location
Contract type
Consultant name
Amy Corke
Consultant phone
+44 114 270 3753
Job reference
JN-052021-2912178