Health & Safety Manager

Location: Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Salary: £36,000 - £38,000 pa
Reference: LG / BBBH14042
Type: Permanent
Sector: Other Business Support, Professional & Technical Support
Deadline: 03/09/2021

The company

Brewster Partners are working with a market leading manufacturing business who are looking to recruit a Health & Safety Manager who will ensure legal compliance for health and safety in the workplace and the delivery of the company Health & Safety strategy and initiatives for their Chesterfield site.

The job

Duties will include:

  • Development of the company wide Health & Safety strategy, ensuring legislative requirements are met
  • Develop the Health & Safety culture
  • Deliver all aspects of Health & Safety related training, work with the HR & Training Manager to develop a structured training plan across all site
  • Continuous development of all Health & Safety policies and procedures ensuring they are consistent with UK legislative requirements
  • To ensure all risk assessments and safe systems of work are reviewed in line with legislative, equipment and environmental changes
  • Audit the organisations compliance with Health & Safety
  • Work closely with Supervisors and Managers on all aspects of Health & Safety, providing them with key areas of focus
  • To liaise with the Project Manager and monitor all contractor compliance on site, ensuring all statutory requirements and our site rules are maintained
  • Develop an incident reduction process to identify and eliminate repeat accidents. Take the lead in any incidents on site, communicate actions and report remedial actions required
  • To ensure all PUWER assessments are current
  • To ensure all fire equipment on site is adequate and meets all legal requirements
  • Chair a monthly Health & Safety meeting and provide a detailed action log
  • To ensure regular communication with the Managing Director

The person

Skills and experience required:

  • Manufacturing experience and 14001/45001 health and safety experience
  • NEBOSH and / or minimum NVQ Level 4 in Safety
  • Several years’ experience in a Manufacturing background
  • Demonstrate achievements in a management role responsible for Health & Safety
  • Experience of developing, implementing and continuously improving management systems
  • Ability to prioritise and organise
  • Good written and verbal communication skills

The benefits

£36,000 - £38,000 pa


Lee Gibbons
Senior Recruitment Consultant
Brewster Partners Recruitment Group


To apply for this job, please send your CV to the email above or to quoting "Vacancy: Health & Safety Manager, Reference: LG / BBBH14042". Thank you for your interest.