Health & Safety Advisor (Nights)

Health & Safety Advisor (Nights)

Job Title: Health & Safety Advisor (Nights)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Leek, Staffordshire
Salary: n
Start Date: 01/05/2018
Reference: BBBH11846_1523282017
Contact Name: Greg Storey
Contact Email:
Job Published: April 09, 2018 14:53

Job Description

Health & Safety Advisor (Nights)
Location: Leek, Cheddleton
Duration: Initial 3 months
Rate: Negotiable
Early May start

We have an opportunity for a very high calibre Health & Safety Advisor (Nights) to join our client on an Energy Facility near Stoke-on-Trent. You will be responsible for reviewing and updating risk assessments e.g. Transport, COSHH, and Workplace, internal Health & Safety Audits, inspections and Safety walks.You will also assist with internal & external audits to ensure that all relevant information is provided whilst ensuring corrective and preventative actions are closed off within the allocated time frames.You will also Assist with accident and incident investigation ensuring NC1 are completed in a timely manner

Skills & knowledge required:

  • Experience of OHSAS 18001.
  • The ability to work independently, prioritise and manage workflows.
  • Excellent verbal, interpersonal and written communication skills are essential.
  • The ability to establish a rapport with all levels of management and safety representatives.
  • Able to carry out effective investigations, audits, inspections and compile reports and recommendations as appropriate.
  • To carry out audits of safe working procedures
  • Assisting managers with risk assessments and SWP's
  • Monitoring legislative and policy changes and their impact on our organisation its members and the industry as a whole
  • Presenting guidance, drafting news items and providing advice and assistance to the organisation
  • Providing a significant daily presence within the factory environment to ensure the workforce have a recognisable point of contact for health & safety concerns.
  • Working with external organisations to present an agreed position
  • Managing the company iauditor and ensuring prompt response
  • Champion the Smart Zone Boards across the site to promote effective feedback
  • PC literate with a good level of spreadsheet knowledge.
  • Strong ability to influence others.
  • Ability to understand the key issues in complex situations.
  • Be able to show initiative and innovate.
  • Ability to work to deadlines, prioritize workload and meet targets.
  • Strong organisational skills.
  • NEBOSH Certificate desirable but not essential as training will be given

Previous logistics experience would be an advantage

If you're interested in this role then contact Greg Storey on or on 02392 222 966

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