Health & Safety Adviser - Events, Venues and Entertaiment

Posted 3 months ago by Convert Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £32k to £35k + car allowance
Sector Corporate HSE, Environmental Health & Safety, Service
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Wednesday, 15 January 2020

West Yorkshire base with some UK travel 

The vacancy will provide an opportunity to work in the ‘booming’, ‘people orientated’ events, entertainment and venues industry which offers variety, rewarding work and daily challenges influencing a range of stakeholders. No two days will be the same! 

This is a newly created exciting Health and Safety Adviser opening which has evolved following a re-structure of a specialist business division within a global group.

This is a ‘career step’ role providing the chance to work both practically and strategically with a senior operational manager.  

As a resilient and credible safety professional; you will be working closely with the Head of Health, Safety and Risk as part of the corporate team based in West Yorkshire. 

The focus will be to provide business assurance with specialist safety support and advice to the operational teams UK wide to develop, implement and monitor policy and procedures and ensure the best compliance and safe working practices. 

Minimum Requirements: 

• Degree level education

• NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent NCRQ / NVQ / City & Guilds qualification

• Extensive technical knowledge of legislation and regulation

• Experience of safety auditing and accident and incident investigations

• Effective training skills

• Previous safety assurance experience; working within a ‘fast paced’ ‘people centred’ industry

• A resilient and proactive approach

• Thirst for knowledge

• Strong analytical, presentation and statistical skills

• Lateral thinking

• Clean UK driving license

• Flexible team orientated approach – willing to work evenings and weekends as required

Preferred Requirements:

• Experience of health and safety advice in an events / production / venues / entertainment / hospitality / catering environment would be the ideal.

• Previous exposure to emergency continuity procedures

• Experience of safety aspects for temporary structures, crowd safety, Fire and noise  

Salary: c£32k - £35k (with some negotiation possible for an outstanding candidate).

+ £4k car allowance and benefits

Time off in lieu for overtime worked 

Core hours are 9 – 5.30 pm Monday to Friday

New Year resolution to improve your career?   Then this role will definitely provide that opportunity!!

Interviews will take place in mid-January so apply today!!

Or call June for more information 

Convert Recruitment Solutions Ltd

Convert is a privately owned company which specialises exclusively in the recruitment of Health and Safety professionals nationwide and around the globe. Established in 2004; we pride ourselves on ...

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