Health & Safety Officer

Recruiter
DR Newitt Associates
Location
Burnley
Salary
From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted
15 Apr 2017
Closes
15 May 2017
Sector
Retail
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Health & Safety Officer
Burnley
£20,000 - £25,000pa + Benefits

Role Profile
My client is looking for an IOSH / NEBOSH qualified candidate who has experience in Health & Safety within a Warehouse, Transport and / or Manufacturing background. The role will have full responsibility for continual high standards of health & safety across the operation which will include inductions, risk assessments, internal and external audits, keeping compliance up to date and the implementation of new policies and procedures.

You will work across the operational functions of Production, Warehouse, Transport, Admin and HR by planning and implementing safety measures and leading all training delivery to colleagues. Additionally you will support the completion of accident investigations and reporting RIDDOR when required to the HSE.

About you
The successful candidate will have exposure to a Health & Safety position within a manufacturing and / or distribution environment and will have demonstrable experience of leading and championing safe working environments.

It is essential you have the following qualifications and experience;

·NEBOSH and / or IOSH

·Basic experience in a health & safety role within FMCG operation

·Experience with COSH & PUWER Assessments

·Experience of BRC Storage preferable

Remuneration
£20,000 - £25,000pa + Benefits

Our Client
Our client is a leading distribution business