Health and Safety Support Officer

Posted about 1 month ago by South Wales Police
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £26,208 - 30,951
Sector Public Sector, Private Sector
Posted about 1 month ago
Apply by Tuesday, 11 February 2020

As part of the Human Resources, Occupational Health Safety and Wellbeing Team the primary purpose is to support the Health and Safety Advisor in ensuring compliance with health and safety. You will be qualified to NEBOSH Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety or equivalent.

Your health and safety knowledge and experience will have given you a significant understanding of the practical application of health and safety in the workplace.

You will work in a team with an Occupational Health Safety and Wellbeing Manager and other safety and health practitioners, there may be some lone working. You will work closely with senior managers, operational leads and those responsible for facilities management. This is a position that requires someone to get involved – be hands on and really promote and champion health and safety within the Workplace.

You will be a flexible worker and you will be expected to travel frequently across the Force’s area.

Please be aware that if your current post is within the Public Service Centre, if you were employed after 1st February 2017 you must have completed 2 years’ tenured service before applying for any other roles.

The successful candidate must be prepared to undergo vetting to MV/SC level.

Please note that two of these posts are full time and one post is part time (18.5 hours).

Closing date: 11 February 2020