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Health & Safety Manager

Posted 15 days ago by Omega Global Resource Solutions
Location Fraserburgh, Aberdeenshire Job Type Contract
Salary Negotiable Sector Engineering
Location: Peterhead
Type of role: temp to permanent
Position: Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor / Manager
Salary: negotiable

We are now seeking to recruit Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor / Manager to work for busy manufacturing company near Peterhead. The appropriate candidate would be responsible for direct leadership with the site in the region, providing advice to senior operations, General Managers, ensuring compliance with regulations and legal requirements

You will be responsible for the development and implementation of policies, procedures, programs, practices, protocols as well as incident investigations.

Responsibilities:
Ensure that risk assessments are in place to enable Line Managers to identify hazards and to
ensure that appropriate control measures are in place. Maintain a central record of all risk
assessments. Carry out or assist with fire risk assessments according to an agreed schedule
and in line with legal requirements;
Provide all staff with comprehensive and relevant information and training Health and Safety
systems and procedures;
Maintain an accident register. Inform the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) of accidents or
incidents that require notification;
Chair the Health and Safety Committee and prepare minutes for Health and Safety Committee;
Undertake the planning and implementation of fire drills and other evacuation procedures, e.g.
bomb threat as part of the Emergency Response;
Ensure that appropriate records are maintained in compliance with legal requirements, e.g.
COSHH, and that necessary notices are displayed and reviewed. Ensure that Safety Data
Sheets are kept up to date;
Liaise with Occupational Health on health surveillance and maintain appropriate records;
Design and deliver training sessions on key areas in relation to Health and Safety and support the delivery of other training programmes, including new staff induction and Duty Manager training.
Work proactively with managers and other key staff to establish and maintain a programme of continuous improvement in the management of Health and Safety within their areas of responsibility, which includes conducting regular audits;
Ensure compliance with, and implementation of, all HSE policies and procedures. Review and develop all aspects of Health and Safety Policy and activity, and ensure that it is implemented consistently across all departments;
Monitor, evaluate and review existing, new and upcoming Health and Safety legislation and ensure that procedures are in place to meet legal compliance;

f you think that you are appropriate candidate for this position, please do not hesitate to contact or Marta Kosno on 01453 852 542 or email

Omega Resource Group Ltd is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.