Health & Safety Engineer

Recruiter
Accept Fusion
Location
Loughborough
Posted
07 Apr 2019
Closes
06 May 2019
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Our Loughborough based Rail client are looking for a Health and Safety Manager for a 6 month period.

The main function of this role is to provide specialised assistance to the H&S Manager in the management of Occupational Health and Safety.

Outputs and Contributions:

- Maintenance of legal register and associated evaluation of legislative compliance

-Assessing machinery and equipment suitability and use including conformity with EU essential health and safety requirements, guarding, PUWER assessments/compliance etc.

-Management of COSHH programme/assessments, including advice and guidance on the storage and use of chemicals.

-Responsibility for undertaking environmental monitoring and advice on engineering controls where workplace exposure limits (WELs) are exceeded.

-Carrying out noise surveys and advising on engineering controls to reduce ALARP

- Responsibility for management of legionella and asbestos programmes

- Undertaking reviews of vibratory equipment and associated exposure calculations

-Giving advice and guidance on PPE selection, use and maintenance; completing associated PPE assessments

-Carrying out site inspections and audits

- Devising and delivering H&S training programmes and initiatives e.g incident investigation, hazard identification

- Liaison with external bodies including regulatory bodies such as the HSE, BSI

- Provide support to the H&S Manager, including assisting in resolving day-to-day health and safety issues.

Essential Requirements for the position are:

- Qualifications- Recognised H&S qualification e.g. NEBOSH Certificate

- Proven track record of a wide range of Health and Safety disciplines

- Strong interpersonal skills

- Proactive approach

- Ability to work as part of a team

- Excellent IT skill being fully conversant with Microsoft packages

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