Health & Safety Officer - Cambridge

Location
England, Cambridgeshire, Cambridge
Salary
£28000 - £32000.00 per annum + Expenses, Pension, Healthcare
Posted
24 Jul 2017
Closes
23 Aug 2017
Ref
BBBH24264
Contact
Rayner Mason
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private

On behalf of one of the market's leading wind energy innovators, we are seeking a Health & Safety Officer to join a growing safety team in Cambridge. You will join a small, specialist team where you will be expected to travel around the UK on a regular basis with impromptu visits to sites and client offices.

We are looking ideally for a bright and enthusiastic candidate with no more than 2-3 years experience in a similar role (i.e. manufacturing, wind).

Responsibilities -

  • Carry out and complete Risk Assessments & Method Statements as and when required
  • Work with Management to satisfy the needs of our customers
  • Travel to UK sites and customer premises including those in Scotland, England and Wales
  • Conduct Site Inspections & Audits
  • Support Management in ensuring compliance with UK legislation
  • Support all departments within the company to ensure compliance with UK legislation
  • Investigate & report (RIDDOR) incidents
  • Advise Management in any perceived failings in any safety management systems
  • Advise management on failings of employees and provide written reports when required
  • Development of existing policies and procedures where necessary, in line with legislation
  • Produce approved written procedures as part of a safe system of work
  • Work with other international functions as required ensuring that company standards are met

The company offer full training for this role, including overseas training with our parent company. We cover all travel expenses for this role including an overnight tax free allowance.

Skills & Qualifications required -

  • NEBOSH Certificate required.
  • Ideally 2 years' experience in a manufacturing or heavy industry environment
  • Training experience would be ideal.
  • Must be good with heights and physically fit as you will be expected to climb turbines.
  • Excellent computer skills
  • Full (clean) driving licence is required

A proactive, motivated, resourceful, team player is needed in this challenging and exciting position. Ability to stick to deadlines and finish work to the highest standard is required.

The role comes with a competitive basic salary, a private pension scheme, private healthcare, friendly and helpful colleagues and fully paid accommodation whilst travelling.

We look forward to receiving applications.