Health & Safety Compliance Assistant

Posted 6 months ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £24000 - £25000 per annum
Sector Manufacturing
Posted 6 months ago
Apply by Friday, 27 September 2019

Your new company
A world-leading manufacturing and production company with a site in Birmingham who are looking for a health & safety related graduate or a passionate individual with the NEBOSH Certificate looking to find their way in the health & safety industry.

Your new role
Reporting into a supportive Compliance Health & Safety Manager, you will be assisting the team in helping to manage, monitor and achieve health, safety & environmental performance objectives. You will also be involved in auditing against their management system and identifying areas of improvement in terms of compliance.

On a day to day you will be asked to conduct a variety of activities which could include any of the following:

  • Recording and investigating accidents and incidents
  • Conducting audits
  • Trending of accidents and incidents
  • Organising training and with support start to develop and present on-site training
  • Liaise with contractors and other external parties
  • Present and communicate on health, safety & environmental performance
  • Complete weekly, monthly and quarterly compliance reports
  • Develop safety and environmental campaigns
  • Data handling and some administration support for the Compliance Team

What you'll need to succeed
In order to be successful you will need to have excellent interpersonal skills and be able to speak confidently with colleagues and contractors alike. My client is looking for someone with a great enthusiasm to create a career in health & safety and therefore is keen for the successful candidate to either have completed a Health & Safety or Environmental related degree or be working towards/have the NEBOSH Certificate. You will need to be able to show a track record in demonstrating initiative and have an interest in safeguarding both people and the environment.

What you'll get in return
In return you will be a supportive environment with the necessary training and development to aid you in getting the best start to your health & safety career. On top of that you will also recieve a competitive salary around the £24-25k mark with a host of benefits.

What you need to do now
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