Environmental and Health & Safety Engineer

Orion Electrotech
Berkshire, UK
13 Oct 2019
19 Oct 2019
Contract Type
Full Time
Environmental and Health & Safety Engineer EHS

Benefits include: Early Finish Friday,
Good pension, 4 x life assurance, PHC /Private Health, Holiday, Sick Pay and a range of flexi bens

Fantastic opportunity to join a multi-national manufacturing business who value and develop their staff in a key EHS / Environmental, Health & Safety Engineering role. The company are going through a period of substantial growth as a result of significant new long term business and product diversification.

You will undertake a varied, key role with responsibility for all aspects of Environmental and Health & safety policies in addition to maintaining and update the EHS management systems. As Health and Safety Engineer you will support the company's commitment to continuous improvement by developing policies, systems and site operations.

As such, you will take a pro-active role and the management team will give you every support. You should be able to encourage Safety without the need to continually enforce Safety. You must be able to work well with the existing company staff and have a proactive communicative approach to the role. You must have good written and communication skills and an ability to develop and implement Health and Safety performance related systems and procedures where required.

As Environmental & Health and Safety Engineer you will be responsible for the management and promotion of on-site Health and Safety and environmental awareness throughout the facility.

Key accountabilities will include:

Promoting positive H&S culture within the Company and developing Environmental and H&S policies
Implementation and maintenance of procedures and systems to meet the requirements of ISO14001 and 18001 (as well as supporting the transition to the latest standards 45001 / 14001:15
Production of method statements & risk assessments. Utilising your expertise to ensure regulatory requirements such as COSHH, RIDDOR and fire plans are met
Ensuring the maintenance and testing of disaster recovery procedures
Undertaking regular audits and monitoring HSE performance to identify and implement improvements as well as ensuring robust preventative or corrective actions are put place for any areas of non-conformance
Act as point of contact for HSE and EA representatives
Identify training needs and provide necessary training courses

To succeed in this interesting role you will be an experienced Environmental & Health & Safely professional with several years' proven experience working within manufacturing, engineering or closely related industry as a Health and Safety coordinator or Environmental & Health and Safety Engineer / Advisor or similar.

The ability to develop and maintain 14001 & 18001 systems and also support the transition to the latest standards required. You will also ideally be a lead auditor or internal audit trained as a minimum in both 18001 & 14001.

NEBOSH qualification essential.

Please apply via the link or contact Alison Kemp for further details

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