Health & Safety Officer

Location UK / Cookstown Area

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 30000

Updated 3 days ago

Reference 1358573

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for a H&S Officer to join a medium sized engineering company in the Coalisland area. Salary is up to £30,000 plus pension and lunch time finish on Fridays.

Health & Safety Officer

Based in the Coalisland area my client is a successful medium sized engineering company. They are currently seeking to recruit an experienced Health & Safety Officer to further develop, audit and improve the Health & Safety and Environmental sections of the company’s Integrated Management System policy & procedures.

Role – Health & Safety Officer

  • Continually develop and implement the Health & Safety policy and management arrangements to ensure that all of the company’s working practices are safe.
  • Undertake risk assessments and reviews, including COSHH and Manual Handling and develop subsequent safe systems of work.
  • Manage a comprehensive training matrix for all employees to ensure identified training needs are met, from induction to fundamental safe working practices to developmental learning.
  • Develop and maintain the company’s OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14001 standards, ensuring compliance with the standards and with relevant legislation.
  • Complete regular site inspections and audits to monitor compliance with HSE requirements and draw up corrective action plans with area supervisors to address identified non-compliances.
  • Organise necessary external inspections e.g. plant insurance policy statutory inspections and surveillance/renewal audits for international standards.
  • Investigate all accidents, near misses and complaints of ill health and complete future preventative actions.
  • Implement & develop the sub-contractors’ policy and procedures.
  • Maintain all necessary records for effective HSE management and complete all aspects of HSE administration.

Person – Health & Safety Officer 

  • NEBOSH Certificate
  • 2+ years equivalent experience in a Health & Safety role ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Good working knowledge of HSE legislation
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Strong negotiating, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proficient in use of MS Office applications 

Salary & Benefits – Health & Safety Officer              

  • Salary is up to £30,000
  • Pension
  • Lunchtime finish every Friday

For a confidential conversation regarding this Health & Safety Officer job contact James Coulter on the number to your left. Alternatively send your CV by applying below.

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