Health & Safety Officer

Location UK / Dungannon Area

Job Type Permanent full-time

Salary Negotiable

Updated 7 days ago

Reference 1426248

 Job Description

Excellent opportunity for Health & Safety Officer based in Dungannon.

Health & Safety Officer

REF:  HSO/06/19                                                                                                  

Company name: Hughes Group

Department: Health & Safety

Job title: Health & Safety Officer

Salary range: Neg

Contract type: Full Time – Permanent

Hours:  Flexibility required

Summary of Role

A new role has emerged for an experienced Health & Safety Officer to join our growing teams. In this role, the successful candidate will support the Company in implementing Health & Safety Policies & Procedures and in meeting all legal obligations whilst ensuring the Health, Safety and well-being of our workforce.

Main tasks and responsibilities

Main Tasks:

  • Provide advice and guidance to managers, supervisors and employees
  • Policy setting and implementation
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant Health & Safety Legislation
  • Conduct H&S inspections and investigations
  • Reporting
  • Conduct Risk Assessments and follow up action planning
  • Auditing – internal and assistance during external
  • Adhere to all health and safety practices
  • Any other duties and reasonable tasks within your capability as set out by Management.

What you can expect from us                                                                                                    

  • To have the opportunity to further your career in a fast moving and growing business
  • Paid holidays
  • Free car-parking
  • Company social events
  • NEST pension scheme

What we need from you                                                                                                                              

  • Degree in relevant discipline preferred
  • NEBOSH general certificate essential
  • 3-5 years previous experience in a similar role (or able to demonstrate adequate knowledge and ability to fulfil the role)
  • Experience in the food industry will be advantageous
  • Driving license and access to a vehicle or ability to fulfil any driving requirements of the role
  • Good oral and written communication skills (Sufficient level of written and spoken English to maintain levels of safety)
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision and coherently with other team members
  • Flexibility with working times to ensure consistency of policy implementation and servicing of audits/investigations etc

To Apply please click the APPLY NOW button below and complete the Application and Monitoring form.

Closing date for the return of completed application forms is 5.00pm on Friday 26th July 2019

In the event we receive a large number of applications for this post, we reserve the right to enhance the criteria at shortlisting stage.

Hughes Group is an Equal Opportunities Employer.