Health & Safety Advisor

Location
England, London
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
22 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Ref
10481
Contact
John Kelleher
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private


A unique and exciting opportunity has become available for a Health & Safety Advisor to join the engineering department of a prominent and highly regarded UK rail maintenance company. You will be responsible for advising and coordination on H&S activities to ensure all rolling stock maintenance is completed in a safe manner and in accordance with both company and wider legislative requirements. This role offers a fantastic opportunity to join a dynamic company with a forward-thinking approach to H&S.

The Role:

Providing coaching, advice and guidance to all staff on a wide range of H&S issues, promoting a positive H&S culture with forward-thinking ideas and open communication
Undertake site inspections and audits as required
Carrying out accident and incident investigations as required, preparing monthly H&S reports on performance, implementation of company safety policies and procedures, and carrying out relevant training as required

The Candidate:

Will hold the NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent at a minimum and Tech IOSH or working towards
2 years' experience working in a similar environment e.g. rail, maintenance, heavy plant or other related industry sectors
Knowledge of relevant safety legislation and codes of practice with the ability to implement and develop standard operating procedures
Possess strong verbal and written communication skills with the ability to build relationships, influence stakeholders at various levels of the organisation
Flexibility as this role may require some shift and weekend work

Reference: JK-10481