Health & Safety Manager - Energy from Waste

Health & Safety Manager - Energy from Waste

Job Title: Health & Safety Manager - Energy from Waste
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: West Midlands, England
Salary: Pension + Bonus
Reference: BBBH13326_1553008160
Contact Name: Daniel Grosvenor
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 19, 2019 15:09

Job Description

Health & Safety Manager - Energy from Waste
West Midlands
Competitive Salary & Bonus

Our client own and operate multiple Energy from Waste Stations in the West Midlands area and are now looking to recruit a Health & Safety Manager. This role is based out of the main offices but involves travel to each site on a regular basis.

As Health & Safety Manager you'll be responsible for being the lead of all Health & Safety matters along with CDM and regulatory compliance, inspections, audits and investigations.

Roles & Responsibilities
Reporting directly to the General Manager, as Health & Safety Manager, you will be responsible for:

  • Ensuring the company wide H&S policies and processes are implemented and carried out across the business.
  • Develop and implement a short/medium/long term H&S strategy working in conjunction with the senior management team.
  • Carry out inspections & audits across sites and to review the effective of the H&S management system and identify areas of improvement as and when required.
  • Ensure statutory inspections & audits (internal / external) are completed and all records are accurately maintained.
  • Identify training / development needs of staff and ensure RAMS and safe systems of work are fit for requirements.
  • Act as company champion for Company Safety Rules & Near Miss Reporting, implementing initiatives, act on feedback and agree actions to improve processes.
  • Manage the company wide H&S management system and maintain all safety records (RAMS, COSHH, Safe Systems of Work, Permit to Work).
  • Report any breaches as required.

Skills & Qualifications
We are looking for someone with the following:

  • Minimum five years working experience in a similar H&S role from a Heavy Engineering site such as Energy from Waste, Biomass, Refinery, Steel Works, Cement Plant etc
  • Chartered or working towards CMIOSH status.
  • Working knowledge of CDM 2015, LOLER, PUWER, PSSR and other legislation relevant to an Energy from Waste Power Station.
  • Experience in managing a Quality Management System
  • Knowledge of Environmental Issues - Environmental Permit

Salary & Package
What's on offer for this exciting role:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Travel & Expenses
  • Early finish on a Friday
  • Competitive Pension & Benefits Package
  • Discretionary Bonus

If you are interested in this position, please send a CV and Cover Letter to or ring 02392 288 286 and ask to speak to Dan Grosvenor who can tell you more.

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