A Health & Safety Advisor is needed for a globally known, market leading manufacturing business in Barnsley. Our client is a dynamic and innovative manufacturer that services a highly successful industry. With over 80 employees and a >£10M turnover, this is a superb opportunity for a Health & Safety Advisor to add a true market leader in their industry to their resume. Reporting to the HSEQ Manager, the Health & Safety Advisor will champion HSE culture, and contribute towards improving safe work practices and manufacturing efficiencies by utilising continuous improvement techniques This is a critical role in the business and due to growth, our client is looking to find a determined and committed individual who will help mould and drive a successful HSEQ department. Responsibilities include: - Responsibility for leading Health and Safety and Continuous Improvement of Health and safety and Environmental projects. - Carry out risk assessments and consider how risks could be reduced. - Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take into account all relevant hazards. - Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented. - Produce safe systems of work covering all key areas and operational practices - Ensure working practices are safe and comply with legislation and company policies. - Advise management on all legislative requuirements and ongoing changes - Keep records of inspection findings and produce reports that suggest improvements. - Administrating and following up with relevant department's investigations and preventative actions resulted from accidents and incidents on site. - Trains, coaches and motivates peers and all employees in the understanding and adoption of new principles and techniques. - Conduct training pertaining to Health, Safety, and Environmental best practice. The successful candidate will need to demonstrate the following skills and experience: - Proven experience of a Health & Safety specialist in a manufacturing environment - ISO 18001 Experience (Auditor Preferred) - NEBOSH Qualified - Proven experience in driving changes and improvements - Excellent social skills, empowering those around you - Positive, friendly, driven attitude with an outgoing personality - Able to communicate well with both shop floor and senior stakeholders alike.