Group EHS Manager

£40000 - £50000/annum
18 Jul 2017
17 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client, a manufacturing business based in South Yorkshire, seek to appoint an EHS Manager to handle all health, safety and environment issues for their mid-sized manufacturing site. You will have good knowledge of ISO14001 (and ideally ISO18001 too) to promote best practice amongst all employees and be NEBOSH / IOSH qualified. The appointed EHS Manager will ensure comprehensive risk assessments are performed, staff are aware of changing EHS legislation, and champion EHS issues across the plant to key stakeholders. You'll be joining a successful business in a period of growth and take on responsibility for all health, safety and environment issues.

Health & Safety Manager - Person Specification - EHS Manager

- Qualified to IOSH, preferably NEBOSH, with a good knowledge of UK EHS regulations
- Experience of working in manufacturing and knowledge of ISO14001 / ISO18001
- Experience of EHS in Energy awareness and reduction programs
- Team player, can do attitude, excellent communication skills and results driven

Health & Safety Manager - Job Specification - EHS Manager

- To ensure comprehensive risk assessments are performed throughout the company, on all procedures and tasks, to identify risk areas.
- Co-ordinate proposals for reducing any identified high risks
- Raise the awareness of health and safety within the organisation through presentations, training, H&S inductions and dissemination of information
- Management of the EHS committee and close collaboration with the union on EHS audits
- To keep abreast of changing legislation, and company requirements, relating to Health, Safety and Environment
- To assist in the implementation of systems required to achieve accreditation certification to ISO 14001, and the implementation of EHS goals.
- Management of appointments for Health surveillance programme (noise, dust occupational health)
- Reporting of Monthly Accident statistics and Key Point Indicators
- Responsible for managing the Permit to Work systems for external contractors
- Data analysis and collation to communicate to workforce projects progress and results in efficiency improvements both verbally and visually.
- To champion energy for the site.
- Ensure document control is maintained within the Department to best practice standards. Ensuring only the latest versions of each document is available to the workforce.
- Full health and safety audits site wide, the safety inspections should cover all the physical parts of the premises, Staff behaviours as well as documentation on-site. Ensure effective implementation of requirements so that the Department meets audit requirements

EHS Manager, Health and Safety, ISO14001, ISO18001, NEBOSH