Health and Safety Manager

Posted 13 days ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £45000 - £50000 per annum
Sector Public Sector
Posted 13 days ago
Apply by Wednesday, 12 February 2020

The Opportunity
A Health and Safety Manager job has opened up for an organisation focusing on housing maintenance. You will be managing the provision of the strategic and operational Health and Safety functions ensuring best practice processes are adhered to across its operations. You will be providing advice and ensuring compliance against construction, estates services, cleaning and grounds maintenance Health and Safety legislation.

You will work closely with key stakeholders to ensure the continuous development and promotion of Health and Safety, ensure safe systems of work are in place and ensure all staff are trained in relevant areas of Health and Safety. It is an excellent opportunity for someone who is really pro-active and is wanting to shape Health and Safety for this organisation.

Other duties will include:

  • observing and reviewing safety behaviour
  • advising on COSHH assessments
  • providing reports on Health and Safety
  • developing and delivering the Health and Safety action plan
  • conducting monthly health and safety audits
  • reviewing lone working policies
  • advise senior management on key areas e.g. asbestos, fire safety, facilities management
  • accident investigations
  • staff management

Skills and Qualifications needed:
You will be a highly experienced Health and Safety professional with experience gained in housing maintenance with up to date knowledge on Health and Safety issues relevant to housing repairs, maintenance and construction along with experience of monitoring external contractors / sub contractors.

You will hold the NEBOSH construction certificate and ideally have further formal Health and Safety qualifications

What you need to do now
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