Health and Safety Manager

Posted 6 months ago by States of Guernsey
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £48,182 - £50,902 per annum
Sector Corporate HSE, Fire Safety, Occupational Health & Hygiene , Risk management
Posted 6 months ago
Apply by Thursday, 16 May 2019

The States of Guernsey are looking for a Health and Safety Manager to join their Business Support Team at Trading Assets.

As part of the Business Support Team, the Health and Safety Manager leads the delivery of the Health and Safety Management Strategy and Policy of the States of Guernsey’s Trading Assets.

The Health and Safety Manager will ensure Health and Safety policy, procedures, assessments, investigations and audits are in place to meet business requirements and to provide assurance to the Managing Director. They will advise Trading Assets and operate as a key source of Health and Safety expertise, liaising with the Health and Safety Representatives within each of the Trading Assets and the States’ Head of Profession. The role will ensure the professional supply and delivery of health and Safety co-ordination in order to meet regulatory requirements.

The role includes:

Providing authoritative advice on health and safety legislative requirements and facilitating the development, implementation, monitoring, reporting and review of an effective health and safety management system.
Managing and undertaking investigations of accidents/incidents and preparing reports for the CMT.
Providing authoritative advice on fire safety legislative requirements and to facilitate the development, implementation, monitoring and review of an effective fire safety management system, assuming the role of Fire Safety Manager.
This position is a stakeholder facing role, and requires expectations to be established and managed within the organisation and achieve those expectations to a high standard.

The individual will form part of the SoGTA Business Support Team and will report into the Senior Manager, Business Support.  The role will be a key member of the Trading Assets’ Health & Safety Forum and the States of Guernsey’s Operational Health and Safety Working Group.  

The post holder will build strong, effective relationships and effective engagement with the senior leadership of each of the unincorporated trading assets and the Trading Assets Executive.  The post holder will also liaise with the Trading Assets Health and Safety Representatives and the States of Guernsey’s Head of Profession for Health and Safety.    

Contact: Denice Carling - Senior Manager - Corporate Services, on email or telephone number (01481)231209.

We strongly advise that applicants speak to the contact named above before applying for this post.

Closing Date: 16th May 2019.