Health and Safety Manager - Manufacturing

Recruiter
Location
Kent
Salary
£45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted
20 Mar 2018
Closes
17 Apr 2018
Ref
1165634
Contact
Alisna Magar
Sector
Manufacturing
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
A fantastic opportunity has opened up for a Health & Safety Manager to join a global leading engineering / manufacturing company. As a company, they have seen substantial growth as a market leader in their field and have recently moved and modernised their manufacturing facilities with an ultimate mission to provide the best quality products to their customers.

You will lead in the delivery of Health, Safety and Facilities projects, services and compliance with a 70% bias towards health and safety, promoting and maintaining a positive safety culture within a World-class manufacturing facility. A key member of the team, responsible for delivering a professional, proactive health, safety and facilities service to all departments and their employees.

Within this role you will:

* Establish, develop and maintain a proactive, compliant and positive Health and Safety culture.
* Management of a small team of Safety and Facilities professionals.
* Assisting with the development of key health and safety objectives, strategies and documentation; ensuring compliance with current legislation.
* Lead by example, working alongside Line managers on all health and safety matters, maintaining a visual presence in all production areas, establishing strong feedback and escalation routes.
* Day to day management of hard and soft services for the site.
* Producing, developing and analysing risk assessments to ensure best practice.
* Investigate, collate and analyse accident, incident and near miss reporting data.
* Liaising with the Health, Safety and Facilities teams to ensure constant coverage across departments.
* Conduct regular building inspections, collating data and delegating necessary actions in a timely fashion.
* Development of an environmental management system.

Qualifications / Experience required:

* NEBOSH Diploma or NVQ level 5
* CMIOSH Certified
* BIFM qualification desirable but not essential
* Management and evidence of improvements made within a medium sized manufacturing environment.
* Knowledge of facilities and environmental management.
* Comprehensive knowledge of health and safety laws and systems.
* Knowledge of facilities and environmental management.