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QHSE Officer

  • Location: Coventry
  • Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 23 days ago

QHSE Officer

£30,000-38,000 DOE


Metalis are working with a leading manufacturing company who due to growth are looking for a detail oriented and driven individual to join their team. You will be responsible for the management of Health and Safety and environmental policies and procedures.

Role overview:

Management of Health & Safety and Environmental policies, procedures, and practices and driving health and safety culture on site. Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements and support operations with QESH advice. Lead a quality culture and ensure the best-in-class performance to our Internal and External customer base, implementing relevant quality control procedures, driving process controls and continuous improvement across all the companies' operations.


  • Show enthusiasm and passion about QHSE and deliver same energy to all staff on site with new ideas and initiatives.
  • Lead by example and demonstrate strong work ethics, integrity, and a positive attitude.
  • Management of site wide Health & Safety and Environmental issues through participative/hands-on interaction with all levels on site to ensure compliance with all current legislation, including codes of practice and relevant standards and the review and development of Company policy and procedures.
  • Management and development of BS EN ISO 9001:2015; 14001:2015 and 45001:2018 international standards.
  • To advise and guide all staff both internal and sub-contractor working on projects with regards to the implementation of the QESH policies and procedures.
  • Ensuring that all systems are maintained so that the requirements of ISO standards are met and as defined, kept under review, by means of formal and informal audits.
  • Support effective accident investigations and support liability claims and documentation.
  • Ensure compliance with COSHH regulations in respect of all relevant materials on site.
  • To include the co-ordination of recording data supplied sub-contractors/suppliers, liaising with Managers in respect of reviewing risk assessments, safe procedures, training documentation and communication of information to all relevant parties.
  • Conduct Internal Audits, assessments, and inspections to verify effective implementation and conformance to legislation, standards, policies, processes, and procedures.
  • Host and co-ordinate all external auditing bodies and ensure we maintain current certifications.
  • Management of non-conformances and interaction with relevant department on corrective actions and review actions.
  • Monitoring and improvement of QESH KPI's, and analysis of performance data to identify focus areas for the business.
  • Promoting and raising awareness, at all levels of an organization, of the impact of QESH issues, whether legislative or best practice are briefed to the business and any requirements implemented.
  • Ensuring that all external testing is carried out and recorded.
  • Ensuring all products are produced within tolerances specified.
  • Interaction with external suppliers to address non-conforming product.
  • Engage and coach the workforce to support a QESH culture, through behaviour-based initiatives, right first time and zero injury culture.
  • Any other tasks directed by QESH manager

Knowledge and Experience:

  • Experienced with ISO9001, 45001 and 14001.
  • Knowledge of current QESH legislation and other requirements and their application in the workplace.
  • Energy and enthusiasm.
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.
  • Self-motivated and confident.
  • The ability to communicate clearly and concisely at all levels.
  • Demonstrated experience of quality assurance.
  • Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently, with great analytical thinking.
  • High personal standards.
  • Good technical and engineering understanding


  • NEBOSH general certificate
  • Internal auditor qualification

Hours and Salary:

Full time, permanent, 39hours a week, Mon-Fri

£30,000-38,000 DOE

If you are interested in this position click 'Apply' and we will be in touch.