Health and Safety Advisor

Posted 13 days ago by Derbyshire Police
Contract Type Permanent
Salary Grade I (£28,353 - £34,614)
Sector Other, Public Sector
Posted 13 days ago
Apply by Wednesday, 5 February 2020

Working closely with the Head of Corporate Risk and a dedicated health and safety team, you will be involved in the provision of a comprehensive health and safety support service ensuring that the force maintains compliance with all its obligations. Balancing the operational priorities in its response role whilst minimising the risks to our police officers and police staff means managers have to make some difficult judgement calls, some of which you will assist them with by building effective working relationships and looking for safety solutions in this diverse and challenging work environment.

You will be involved in a wide range of activities including: general health and safety advice, workplace inspections, development of risk assessments, preparation of policy, procedures and guidance documents, accident investigations and contractor monitoring.  You must have strong IT and communication skills with a keen eye for detail as you will be responsible for collating and delivering statistical information to various forums

You will be Qualified to NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or an equivalent qualification, hold technician Membership (Tech IOSH) or higher of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) and have previous health and safety experience within a large multi-sited organisation.