Job: H & S Officer

Title H & S Officer
Categories Technical & Quality
Salary £30,000 pa
Location Bridlington
Job Information

You have the chance to join a well established food manufacturing business with sites across the UK.

As a result of the business desire to drive best practice, they are in need of a H & S Officer to assist in championing & leading Health & Safety initiatives across the site.

Main Duties

Assistance in undertaking H&S audits and inspections on site
Monitoring and reviewing protective and preventative measures on site whilst support in the planning and implementation of these measures
Conducting Risk Assessment and Safe Working Practices (SWPs) with support from the HSE Manager and consider how risk can be reduced
Working alongside and supporting production in rolling out SWPs
A proactive approach to H&S with the goal of reducing accidents / near misses by assisting in activities including writing and roll out of team briefs and Task Observation Behavioural Evaluation Reports.
General H&S reporting and raising awareness – liaising with Department Managers
Assist with H&S investigations and the collation of information
Conduct low level H&S investigations
Assist with the organization of site training i.e. accident investigation, manual handing
Assisting in the development of the H&S Management System as well assisting Departments by use of Continuous Improvement tools.
Completion of COSHH assessments
Assist with Environmental Management such as waste streams, Energy KPIs and preparation of audits.
To work with a continuous improvement mindset
Maintain and improve the Environmental Management System on site to ISO 14001 standard

Who we’re looking for

Degree in Health & Safety accredited by the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) or NEBOSH National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety. The following qualifications are also desirable:
Environmental and Quality qualification
Professional Membership IOSH/ IEMA/ CQI
Computer literate: Email, Word, PowerPoint and Excel are essential skills for the job role including report writing
Problem solving leadership and effective communication skills.
Exceptional communication skills
A reliable team player with a strong proactive nature
Ability to use initiative and work with minimal supervision in a fast-paced working environment
Knowledge of Continuous Improvement
If you feel you have the right skills for the job, please forward your current CV at your earliest convenience.

Due to the high levels of interest we receive for our roles, we cannot always respond to each application. Therefore if you do not hear back from us within 7 days, you have not been shortlisted for this role.

Search International Ltd are specialist recruiters within the Food, Drink and FMCG Sector.

We specialise in Permanent and Interim Recruitment for the following core disciplines – Technical & Quality- Research & Development – Production & Operations – Engineering- Supply Chain- Sales & Marketing – Human Resources – Finance – Graduates – Transport & Logistics



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