HSE Manager

Leicester Permanent £40,000
  • Opportunity to support the further development of HSE!
  • Currently growing and expanding their operations.

About Our Client

This business have an excellent market presence & as a result have been able to secure more business & develop new products for key retailers. To build on their success, they have invested in new equipment & increased the site capacity. As the Health & Safety Manager you will be instrumental in ensuring the safety of their people.

Job Description

As the Health & Safety Advisor you will be leading the site in driving Health & Safety Improvements. You will be working with the senior management team in order to ensure that this companies Health & Safety agenda moves forwards.


  • Chair all safety meetings and to ensure that all relevant matters are actioned.
  • Investigate accidents, incidents, reports of work related illnesses and dangerous occurrence, making recommendations to avoid recurrence.
  • In conjunction with the production management team and training officer, assist in the drawing up of safe operating procedures for all systems, machinery, equipment and substances.
  • Control, administer and update as necessary, company procedures for recording, investigating and reporting, all aspects of accidents to all categories of employees and official visitors.
  • Maintain an effective relationship with officials of the Health & Safety Executive.
  • Recommend appropriate internal and external courses on health & safety matters to management & the training team.
  • Assist senior management to ensure that all current and new machines and equipment are properly guarded and thus safe to be used by trained employees.
  • Submit written summaries of health and safety matters on a monthly basis.
  • Maintain the company Health & Safety Policy, review annually and update as required.
  • Organise and control regular health and safety inspection audits of all areas of the business.
  • Assist senior management to ensure that all requirements under the COSHH regulations are communicated to the appropriate areas and procedures exist which ensure compliance.
  • Maintain an effective administrative system which ensures that all documentation is filed and readily available as needed.

The Successful Applicant

Applicants with HSE experience ideally within a food manufacturing environment. The successful applicant will have:

  • NEBOSH Certificate or above.
  • The ability to work both as a team & individually.
  • Demonstrable experience developing behavioural safety.
  • Excellent communication skills to communicate at all level.
  • The ability to coach, mentor & develop people.

What's on Offer

An exciting opportunity to be part of a growing and expanding business.For further information please contact Natalie Hudson at Michael Page, Birmingham.

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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