Health & Safety Manager Job In Birmingham, West Midlands

Health & Safety Manager

  • £40000 - £50000 per annum
  • Posted: 08/04/2021
  • Birmingham, West Midlands
  • Job Ref: 038103435
  • Permanent

Job Details

Are you an experienced Health & Safety Manager looking for their next challenge? Do you have exposure in fulfilling all site Health and Safety Legal requirements whilst promoting best practice at all times? If so we have an incredible permanent opportunity to join a leader in their field!

Paying an attractive salary of up to £50,000 ( depending on experience ) this role encompasses design and the development of written health and safety procedures and support communication that rises HSE awareness.

Reporting to the Plant Manager your duties will be as follows -

" Identify, develop, and maintain company health and safety management systems, training programs, and procedures in line with all current legislation for the assigned country(s).
" Perform monthly safety inspections and maintenance.
" Represent the company at external audits on all health and safety matters.
" Ensure compliance to audit standards and work with auditors and vendors to answer findings and complaints in a timely, efficient and professional manner.
" Design and develop written health and safety procedures.
" Monitor, revise, and implement ongoing updates in safety regulations, laws or reporting requirements.
" Provide technical safety and health support and information to all employees.
" Responsible for the co-coordination of risk assessment activities including record keeping.
" Analysis of risk assessment, near miss and accident data to presenting to the senior management team.
" Develop long term strategies to reduce accidents that are data driven.
" Investigate accidents to include gathering all documentation in line with company policies, compiling all documentation relating to any insurance claims made against the company, and liaising with insurance companies, solicitors and other related organizations in pursuit of insurance claims.
" Develop & deliver safety training programs to reduce work place accidents and incidents including assessment of such training activities.
" Administer mandatory safety training and ensure all newly hired employees, agency employees, contractors, visitors and transferred employees receive proper training.
" Represent the company at any internal safety meetings, customer or supplier safety meetings presenting data, recording actions, and monitoring the progress of those actions.
" Work with the operational teams to improve the working environment and reduce the impacts to the employee from operational activities as well as recommend process and product safety features that will reduce employees' exposure to work hazards.
" Inspect facilities, machinery, and safety equipment to identify and correct potential hazards, and to ensure safety and environmental regulation compliance. This will include property in and around the facility.
" Review plans and specifications for development of new machinery, equipment or processes to determine whether all safety requirements have been met.
" Manage and support all documentation related to material handling equipment.
" Other duties as assigned
Qualifications -

o NEBOSH and COSHH certification or equivalent.
o Experience in a leading health and safety role, preferably in a warehouse or manufacturing environment as well as experience in developing and administering health and safety programs.
o Familiar with country specific health and safety standards including ISO and internal audit qualifications.
o Understanding of DOT compliance and EPA environmental regulations.
o Current First Aid/CPR First Responder Training desired.
o Strong organizational and communication skills.
o Able to engage and influence at all levels.

The ideal candidate will be comfortable and have experience in Health and Safety management and be used to presented documentation at board level.

Interested? Please click apply or call Hayley Whitehead at Pertemps Birmingham Industrial Division Hagley Court for more information!