3 months ago
Health & Safety and Environmental Officer - Are you looking to work for an exciting industry and family business where quality is a priority? Are you experienced and qualified Health & Safety officer looking for an exciting new opportunity to really make a difference? If so then Spider. The Regions Fixed Fee Web Recruitment Company are currently supporting an innovative cosmetics manufacturer with the search for a Health & Safety and Environmental Officer to join their team on a 12 month contract, based in Halesworth, Suffolk. They are looking for a Health and Safety Champion! The key focus of this role is to drive a positive culture through building capability and ownership of Health & Safety and Environmental issues and processes across site and teams by training and coaching staff, developing activity plans, carrying out internal audits, monitoring performance against an agreed suite of KPI`s and acting upon the results. Therefore altogether minimising risk and exposure and meeting legal obligations whilst maximising the financial returns. Other key responsibilities are: . Assist in risk assessments and other safety assessments to support Health, Safety and Environmental management. Maintain relevant HS&E while measuring logs and documentation. Ensure compliance of applicable laws and regulations including future changes and undertaking impact assessments . Provide assistance and advice on HSE issues and make recommendations to the management team. Participate in detailed incident investigations and Root Cause Analysis, including leading investigations for H&S NCRs raised. . Promote incident prevention for the benefit of employees and visitors and involvement with equipment moves assessments prior to changes being implemented . Assist in the development and presentation of relevant HS&E training and associated documentation, procedures and materials . Observe HSE regulations and encourage safe working practices. Correct obvious hazards immediately and report them to the appropriate person. Achieve cultural change, championing safety and positively influencing behaviour, and encouraging habitual changes . Comply with all Company and HSE procedures and policies . Perform facility HS&E Inspections and internal audits, contributing to external audits . Attend and report to HS&E Meetings. Write, implement and manage HSE Programs, Policies and Procedures. Ensure waste stream management is effective and minimises costs / maximises returns Essential Skills and Experiences Required: . IOSH Managing safely or NEBOSH or equivalent qualification . Experience in an operational H&S role gained from a related industry. Excellent coaching, leadership people management interpersonal and communication skills . Computer literate in Microsoft Office . Structured and organised. Minimum of Foundation Certificate in Environmental Management or equivalentPlease note this a Fixed Term Contract for 1 yearHours of work are Monday to Friday 8am-5pm. On offer is a salary of 26,000-30,000 dependant on experience. Also included is free onsite parking. This company believe in their products and love people who are motivated, hardworking, and have a `can do, will do attitude`. If you are self-motivated and a real team player this is a great opportunity to join the company who have been creating some of the most well-known cosmetic products in the UK for over two decades. If you have the necessary skills and think this role could be for you, we would like to hear from you. Please apply by forwarding an up to date CV as soon as possible. Additional keywords: Health & Safety, Environmental, Manufacturing, NEBOSH, IOSH, Fixed Term This vacancy is being advertised by Spider. The regions Fixed Fee Web Recruitment Company. We provide an online recruitment advertising and employee selection service in Suffolk, Norfolk, Essex and Cambridgeshire.By applying for this role you give permission for Spider to submit your personal information contained within your CV or any other relevant information provided in order for the prospective employer to review your application for the specific role applied for. Spider Web Recruitment will not submit or use your personal information for any other purposes other than for searching for alternative employment.