Occupational Safety Lead

Posted 7 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Contract
Salary £350 - 400 per day
Sector Occupational Health & Hygiene
Posted 7 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 23 June 2019

An Occupational Safety Lead is required on behalf of a leading Aviation company based in the Bedfordshire region for a 5-month contract duration.

Reporting to the Head of Occupational Safety, the Occupational Safety Lead will support the development, administration and maintenance of an effective Health and Safety management system.


The Role


       Support the development, administration and maintenance of an effective Health and Safety management system;

       Support the Head of Occupational Safety in ensuring the Health and Safety Management System is compliant with all applicable standards

       Facilitate and monitor the health and safety risk management process including;

       the implementation of actions taken to control risks, as listed in the safety plan;

       the reporting of, investigation and follow-up of internal occurrence/accident investigations;

       and provide reports to the appropriate safety meetings;

       Act as business partner on OH&S in the UK;

       For non-UK operations, support local teams in meeting company policies and national regulation

       Maintaining and facilitating an OH&S manual

       Managing the delivery of OH&S training

       Promoting OH&S through publications and campaigns

       Escalating safety concerns through normal business channels

       Undertake reviews and write reports as requested


The Candidate


       Previous track record and experience in a senior Health & Safety role at leadership level

       Experience of working in a highly regulated and commercial environment

       Experience of operating within a public-facing, commercially-aware organisation

       Experience of advising on a wide range of technical OH&S issues including work equipment, machinery, display screens, fire safety, engineering maintenance, construction and refurbishment.

       NEBOSH General (minimum)

       NEBOSH Diploma (desirable)

       OHSAS 18001 Qualification  

       Excellent interpersonal skills

       Excellent IT skills

Shirley Parsons

Shirley Parsons is a specialist Health and Safety Recruitment agency and is the only specialist Health and Safety agency headed by a CMIOSH Safety professional. From a standing start in 2005 the co...

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