Health & Safety Manager

Hermes Parcelnet Limited
11 Apr 2017
11 May 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Health & Safety Manager

Salary: £29,000

Job Type: Permanent

About Us

The UK's largest home delivery courier network, Hermes will deliver more than 251 million parcels a year on behalf of the biggest names in retail and our network of over 12,000 hard working lifestyle Couriers make this happen providing a high quality doorstep service. We employ over 2,000 people; delivering parcels to over 190 countries.

Our Midlands Super Hub in Rugby is set to launch in September this year. A £31million investment and the size of 33 football pitches, this hub will be the largest in Europe and will have the capacity to process 1.2 million parcels a day.

About the role:

Reporting directly to the Hub Manager and to support UK Health & Safety Manager to adopt the working of the Health, Safety & Environmental policy and ensure its implementation within the area of responsibility to minimise Health & Safety risk.

You'll have accountability for specific tasks such as:

- To deliver planned initiatives identified in the National UK Health, Safety & Environmental Plan via pro-active and practical approach to all risk matters
- Support, advise & practically promote Health, Safety & Environmental to staff at all levels in fulfilling their responsibilities under the Policy
- Provide specialist expertise in interpreting & applying health & safety law where workplace scenarios arise.
- Provide advice on the design & implementation of suitable risk management systems & advice in the selection of physical control measures
- Carry out site audit; provide Health, Safety & Environmental training support or the review of performance to targeted subject matter.

About you:

You will have the passion, drive and confidence to work cross functionally across the region as part of a growing team.

Essential Skills for the role:

- IOSH/NEBOSH qualifications
- Take ownership and responsibility for issues and establishes clear accountability
- Builds collaborative partnerships with key business functions to reach mutual goals
- Can effectively challenge others to ensure collaborative working & use influencing strategies to gain agreement and commitment from others

We offer you:

- IFull training along with a supported induction process
- I26 days holiday plus bank holidays
- IHermes pension up to 5%
- ILife Assurance
- IIncome Protection
- IBonus Potential

Hermes isn't just about parcels, it's about people and being part of a team. Building those key relationships internally and externally, delivering an excellent customer service experience. If you are self-motivated, thrive on daily challenges and enjoy working as part of a team, we want you to be part of Hermes!