Health & Safety Manager

15 May 2017
13 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Reed Business Support are proud to be recruiting for a Health & Safety Manager on behalf of a global supply chain company based in Preston. Specialising in aerospace and materials this long established and successful company supply to 80 countries globally with their headquarters in Germany.

The overall purpose of this position will be to provide support, consultancy and advice in managing all aspects of Health & Safety within the company, ensuring the company and their staff remain compliant with all appropriate regulations.

Key Duties:
• To design, deliver and communicate on H&S procedures
• To oversee the care and maintenance of the company
• To ensure all Risk Assessments are conducted across all offices and to follow up on action points
• To ensure that all accidents are reported and that appropriate actions are taken
• To conduct inductions and training for H&S matters for staff
• To organise and liaise with contractors to ensure that the office buildings are in a good state of repair and that safe working practices are followed on premises
• Arrange testing of fire alarms and procedures
• To keep documentation records relating to H&S

Key Skills Required:
• Previous experience in a similar role – ideally within the aerospace, engineering or manufacturing sectors
• NEBOSH qualification (or IOSH qualification)
• Good organisational and record keeping skills
• Computer literate
• Ability to work independently and to handle responsibility

As a permanent, full time position offering £32,000 - £36,000 per annum you will benefit from 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays), sick pay benefits following length of service, a rewarding pension scheme and eligibility for life insurance / assurance.

Located just off the M6 / M65 in Preston this location is ideal for commuting.

Should you be interested in applying for this position, please click on the link below and attach your most recent CV. For any further information please contact Laura Brookes on 01772 200843 or

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