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Health and Safety Manager

  • Location: Nottinghamshire
  • Salary: Up to £40000.00 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 9 days ago

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Environmental Health and Safety Manager to join a Global Industrial Manufacturing business.

Our client develops and produces a wide array of components and technologies.
Their coating solutions are engineered for specific, highly-demanding applications. Globally, they utilise the latest coating, lamination, and hot melt technologies to achieve multiple material performance objectives.

Salary:
Starting at £40,000 per annum

Hours:
Standard days, Monday to Friday

Summary of Role:

  • To ensure safety in the workplace and that employees follow environment, health and safety laws and guidelines
  • Use your knowledge and skills to promote a positive health and safety culture in the workplace
  • Ensure that employers and workers comply with safety legislation and that safety policies and practices are adopted and adhered to
  • Evaluate practices, procedures and facilities to assess risks and adherence to the law


Tasks and Responsibilities:

  • Carry out risk assessments and consider how risks could be reduced.
  • Provide training to relevant employees on undertaking risk assessments.
  • Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take into account all relevant hazards.
  • Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented and support managers where corrective actions are required.
  • Ensure working practices are safe and comply with legislation at their Nottingham site..
  • Prepare health and safety strategies and develop internal policy.
  • Lead in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks.
  • Keep records of inspection findings and produce reports that suggest improvements.
  • Record incidents and accidents and produce statistics for management.
  • Keep up to date with new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments that affect the employer's industry.
  • Produce H&S Management Reports.
  • Undertake and maintain all COSHH assessments on site.
  • Ensure equipment is installed safely in conjunction with contractors complying with all H&S legislation.
  • Manage and organise the safe disposal of hazardous substances, e.g. chemical waste.
  • Advise on a range of specialist areas, e.g. fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases.
  • Review and update Fire Risk Assessments across the site
  • Lead energy improvement initiatives
  • Act as Internal Auditor for the site's Management Systems
  • Ensure that the IPPC permit requirements are met
  • Initiate improvements to the Environmental Management System / ISO14001 accreditation


Qualifications:

  • NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
  • BSc/BA in Safety Management or relevant field is desirable

Experience:

  • Background experience in a manufacturing and engineering environment is essential
  • Proven experience as a H&S Manager
  • Proven experience of Environmental Management Systems