Group Health and Safety Manager

Posted 3 months ago by The HSE Recruitment Network
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum
Sector Logistics
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 17 November 2019
The HSE Recruitment Network is currently recruiting for a Group health and Safety Manager for a leading Distribution and Warehousing firm, This role will be based in London and will require travel to Yorkshire and into Europe on occasion.

To be considered for this Group Health and Safety Manager role you must have:
• Experience working within Warehousing, Logistics, Manufacturing and Facilities Management.
• It would also be advantageous if you have worked in the Chemical or Food distribution environment.
• Relevant degree or Diploma or equivalent NVQ Level 6 (e.g. NEBOSH Diploma)
• MIWFM (advantageous)
• Driving Licence
• Computer skills in Microsoft (MS) Office package as an advanced user

The Group Health and Safety Manager will be responsible for:
• Planning, designing and implementing an overall safety management system for the organisation;
• Undertaking audits and inspections of all sites and preparing site specific reports to identify corrective actions and ensure continual improvement of standards;
• To lead or support initiatives across the business that promote health and wellbeing;
• Promoting a positive H&S culture. Assisting local H&S teams and staff to support and guide them in their efforts;
• Liaising with external 3rd party H&S contractors, insurers and regulators;
• Vetting contractors and work-related documentation (e.g. public liability insurance, accreditations, RAMS…)
• Producing reports and statistics using MS Office formats;
• Identifying and leading changes to working practices to ensure all sites comply with current legislation and local insurance requirements;
• Leading in-house health and safety training for managers and employees;
• Producing management reports, newsletters and bulletins;
• Maintaining records of incidents and accidents and producing relevant statistical reports for managers;
• Contributing to incident investigations as necessary;
• Using accident and incident statistics to plan and implement continuous improvement initiatives;
• Maintain up to date awareness of current H&S and environmental legal requirements;
• Liaison with the VP-Facilities/H&S to plan and control adequate funding for H&S requirements.
• Ensuring all sites comply with current legislation regarding the management and/or disposal of hazardous substances, e.g. legionella, asbestos;
• Provide H&S support for facilities projects, e.g. emergency planning for business continuity, refurbishment or acquisition of premises etc

Salary up to 55k with full benefits.

For more information please email or call 0121 454 5000

The HSE Recruitment Network

Established in 2002, The HSE Recruitment Network is the UK’s leading recruitment consultancy focused solely on the Health, Safety & Environmental sector.

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