Health & Safety Manager

Ref: CG18523 / 617_1623337764
Posted: 10/06/2021
Type:
Location: Somerset
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits

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  • Somerset
  • Salary: 35000

Website Hunter Selection

Health & Safety Manager
Somerset
Commutable from Taunton, Yeovil, Weston-Super-Mare, Bridgwater, Tiverton, Glastonbury, Wells
£35,000

Our client is a leading manufacturer, with a reputation for product quality which is second to none and industry leading standards. Due to growth and a 20% profit increase this year alone they are looking for a new Health & Safety Manager.

Role & Responsibilities:

*Manage all health & safety legislations & laws in the manufacturing workplace
*Responsible for health & safety aspects across all of the production/assembly facility
*Prevent accidents, injuries and work-related illness
*Working day to day between the office and in the workshop monitoring daily safety
*Will be expected to travel up to sister site in Northamptonshire 1-2 times a month to carry out training
*Implement health & safety procedures and ensure they comply with law
*Conduct risk assessments, safety compliance assessments & reports
*Train all employees on health & safety procedures and any new ones that come in
*Make all employees aware of the benefits of PPE and adhere to the correct usage
*Develop a correct procedure for reporting accidents
*Manage emergency procedures and first aid procedures

Knowledge, Skills & Experience:

*Ideally be an experienced Health & Safety Manager – understand H&S policies & standards
*Must be happy working in a small manufacturing/assembly environment
*Role could suit a production manager, that currently does health & safety management as part of their role, but wants to follow the route of health & safety permanently
*Good knowledge of data analysis and risk assessments
*Be an open character, understand that there are flaws and not everything will be perfect all the time
*Strong communicator – able to communicate to all levels, carry out training & presentations
*Health & Safety trained – NEBOSH
*Ideally have come from a workshop / production / engineering background
*Happy to travel up to sister site in Northamptonshire 1-2 times per month to carry out training
*Must be experienced in keeping records up-to-date records and reporting
*Knowledge of first aid, fire alarm procedures, PPE requirements & legislation

Shifts & Benefits Package:

*Salary:- £35,000
*Benefits:- Private Pension, Life Assurance, 21 Days Holiday + Bank Holidays, Mileage Paid

Job Reference No: CG18523 / 617

Suitable candidates should apply immediately by calling our Managing Consultant for this vacancy –
Chris Gumm on 01275 371981 or by sending your CV directly to him at chrisg@hunterselection.co.uk

We regret that this client is not prepared to sponsor work permit or work permit transfer applications. Candidates must be able to prove their eligibility to work in the UK.

Hunter Selection is an employment consultancy and currently has permanent vacancies for Engineering and Manufacturing professionals throughout the South West & South East of England. If you are looking for work in this area, we may be able to assist you. Contact us directly on 01275 371981 and discuss your requirements with one of our dedicated consultants.