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Health and Safety Manager

Health and Safety Manager

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  • Sector:

    Health Safety & Environmental

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  • Salary:

    35000-40000 Per Annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Gorton

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  • Published:

    almost 4 years ago

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Health and Safety Manager
Location: Lincolnshire
Salary: Circa £35k plus benefits

A local company Plastics manufacturing company are now looking for a Health and Safety Manager to join their team.

This is a challenging and busy role requiring an individual with a proven track record who will ensure that all Health, Safety and Environmental matters are not only maintained but continually improved and developed.

Health and Safety Manager - Primary responsibilities will include:

  • Driving a positive Health and Safety culture through employee engagement
  • Regularly review the health, safety and environmental strategy identifying opportunity for improvement across the organisation
  • To produce an annual budget for projected spend on health, safety and environmental matters
  • To ensure that appropriate induction, and health, safety and environmental training is completed in a timely manner across the organisation
  • Be operationally responsible for all audits and inspections
  • To take a lead on all major incidents and follow up on remedial actions
  • Supporting Managers on accident investigation, and dangerous occurrences and making recommendations to prevent reoccurrence
  • Supporting the Project Lead with all health, safety and environmental issues on modifications and installations
  • Liaising with relevant authorities
  • Assisting Managers with the suitability of contractors and checking method statements, risk assessment and training records
  • Providing guidance to Senior Managers on our health, safety and environmental obligations to ensure the business remains compliant
  • Provision of statistics, trend analysis and recommendations to Senior Mangers
  • Effectively manage improvement campaigns and initiatives

Health and Safety Manager - Qualifications:
The ideal candidate MUST come from the manufacturing industry as a Health and Safety Manager. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Proven experience in a HSE Management role, preferably within a fast moving manufacturing environment
  • A NEBOSH Qualification or equivalent in Occupational Health and Safety
  • CMIOSH or working towards
  • Ideally experience in Environmental Management and/or hold an environmental management qualification such as IEMA or NEBOSH
  • Ideally hold a working knowledge of behavioural safety programmes
  • Ability to build relationships and make safety a topic which can be respected and enjoyed
  • Ability to be proactive and responsive
  • Possession of key competencies including excellent communication skills, organisation and decision making skills

For more information please call Paul Gorton on 0161 976 3540.

LEAN Engineering Recruitment Ltd are acting as a 3rd party on behalf of our client. All applications will be held on our database for current and future positions.

We will endeavour to get back to all applicants but if you have not heard from LER within 10 working days then your application has been unsuccessful but please feel free to contact us for an update.