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Health, Safety and Environment Advisor

Posted 12 days ago by Executive Network Group
Location Northampton Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £40000 per annum Sector HSE
A fantastic opportunity has come up with a world renowned and respected Manufacturing and Engineering organisation in Northampton who are seeking an experienced Health, Safety and Environment Advisor. Working alongside an experienced manager you will be integral to the creation and driving of cultural change and improving of standards across the site. This is an amazing opportunity for someone in a similar role who wants to work in a challenging and varied environment and take that next step in their career.

This organisation have and continue to impact their industry on a Global scale and have a long standing heritage in their market. Their staff are passionate about what they do, are innovative and strive for excellence in their field. Working alongside the HSE Manager you will drive all things health and safety across this large and diverse site of circa 300 staff. You will slowly impact change and improve culture while working alongside industry experts within each department. You will be required to hit the ground running and start working on developing and improving the standards straight away.

Key responsibilities:

• Carry out Risk Assessments including COSHH and Fire
• Developing SOPs and conduct site safety inspections
• Conduct HSE Audits and maintain records and the database
• Managing and drive improvement on KPIs
• Record and investigate accident and incidents
• Investigate near misses and encourage reporting
• Coach and mentor staff and managers

Required experience and qualifications

• Ideally someone from an engineering or manufacturing background
• NEBOSH Certificate and working towards Diploma or a desire to do so
• IEMA or Environmental Qualification would be a benefit but not essential

Personality wise:

• Personality wise it is about someone being able to see the bigger picture of how the business is adapting to change and someone that appreciate things will not change over night
• Someone who is engaging and will approach and sell safety in the right way
• Patience and resilience, someone who will keep driving the right message
• Someone who will coach and mentor
• Positive attitude, go getter and a strong work ethic
• Team player and hands on

Does this sound like you and your experience? Are you interested in applying for this position?

Please send across your CV to aisling.reid@hserecruitment.co.uk or call Aisling on 0121 454 5000.