Corporate Health & Safety Principal

Conwy County Borough Council
Bron Y Nant, Mochdre, Conwy, North Wales - relocating to Colwyn Bay, North Wales
Salary: G08 - £32,223 - £35,229
24 Jul 2018
24 Aug 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
NEBOSH Qualification
NEBOSH Diploma

An exciting opportunity has arisen to join the Corporate Health & Safety team within Conwy.  The successful candidate will provide an advisory function to the Council on all matters of safety, health, and welfare, under the direction of the Corporate Occupational Health and Safety Manager and play a leading role in ensuring that the Council complies with current and developing health and safety legislation and other recognised health and safety standards.

Candidates will hold an Occupational Health & Safety NEBOSH Diploma (Part 2) or equivalent qualification in Health and Safety; and be a Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety or equivalent with relevant experience.

In depth experience in Health & Safety covering all aspects within a Local Government scenario is essential.

You will have excellent personal written, verbal and presentational skills with the ability to give articulate, comprehensive and persuasive presentations to a wide variety of audiences on complex matters.

As Conwy has large geographic area the ability to travel within the area to attend appointments is required.

Manager details for informal discussion regarding the post: Richard Evans – 01492 576090

Conwy is committed to safeguarding. Qualifications and references will be verified.

If you are interested in this vacancy, please apply on-line via the website However we do provide people with disabilities the option to apply in different formats, please contact the HR Team on 01492 576129 for further advice.

Candidates must complete our application form to be considered. CVs by themselves will not be accepted. If you have not received an interview invitation within three weeks of the closing date, you must assume that you have not been short listed for interview.