Group H&S Manager

Posted 9 months ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Sector Environmental Health & Safety, Manufacturing
Posted 9 months ago
Apply by Friday, 18 January 2019

Manufacturing organisation in Wrexham are seeking a Group H&S manager to develop and implement a group policy

Your new company
Your new organisation are a manufacturer of precision components, primarily supplied into the Aerospace industry. The organisation have 8 sites nationally with the flagship branch based in Wrexham. The organisation are going through a current review of H&S within the organisation and are up-skilling their management team with recognised H&S qualifications. This organisation see H&S as much more than a compliance exercise and have the commitment from the very top to continually support the continual progress within this department.

Your new role
As the new Group H&S Manager you will take lead on developing and implementing a group H&S strategy and policy. You will chair H&S meetings within the 8 UK sites and work with the management teams at each site to take more of conscious ownership of H&S. Apart from the strategic element you will also play a hands on role in auditing sites and carrying out risk assessments. You will liaise with external bodies such as insurance, HSE and utilities. You will work towards achievement of health, safety and environmental accreditation and will report directly to the board on all matters HSE.

What you'll need to succeed
You will have experience in managing HSE activity within a machine shop/manufacturing environments preferably on a regional basis. You will be educated to NEBOSH general (or equivalent) and should be working towards further progression such as diploma/degree. You will be energetic, comfortable liaising with external bodies and board members and have the desire to take the organisation to the next level.

What you'll get in return
You will be rewarded with a competitive salary along with a host of other benefits and will be joining a company that takes H&S seriously. You will be given the opportunity to really take ownership of this area of the business.

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