Health and Safety Manager

Fakenham, Norfolk
£37,000 with opportunity to rise to £40,000 after 6 months, 25 days holidays
19 Jun 2017
19 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Job Title: Health and Safety Manager

Discipline: Health and Safety

Salary: £37,000 with potential to rise to £40,000 after 6 months, 25 days holidays + bank holidays

Location: Northern Norfolk area

Sector: Manufacturing

Assured Safety Recruitment is pleased to present an opportunity to join a national and international manufacturing group as Health and Safety Manager of their Norfolk site. The group own a number of well-known brands with a multi-million annual turnover.

As Health and Safety Manager you will be an active member of the SMT leading the health and safety agenda across the site.  You will implement and manage the Company’s Health and Safety Policy and Procedures thereby ensuring the health, safety and welfare of the workforce; meeting business statutory obligations with all current health and safety legislation.

You will manage the safety plan and lead with behavioural safety and work towards improving the safety culture, sharing best practice.  You will plan and deliver internal health and safety related training and organise external health safety related training.

You will promote and maintain a positive safety culture and encourage the reporting of Hazards & Near Miss Incidents. 

You will regularly audit Contractor Control Procedures/Compliance, Permits to Work and actively assist Engineers to complete PUWER inspections for new, relocated and existing plant and machinery. 

   We are seeking a health and safety practitioner with strong operational experience gained within a manufacturing environment. You will hold the Nebbish Certificate and have experience influencing at a senior management level. Essentially you will have strong communication skills; able to engage in a calm and confident manner.