Assistant Safety Adviser

The Safety Office, Division of Health, Safety and Regulated Facilities
14 Aug 2018
14 Sep 2018
Contract Type
Full Time
NEBOSH Qualification
NEBOSH Certification

Assistant Safety Adviser

The role is one of 7 advisors in the Safety Office (part of the Occupational Health and Safety Service), providing health and safety advice, supportive actions, guidance and training to all sectors of the University (primarily departments/institutions but also University Colleges on request).

The role of the Assistant Safety Adviser is that of a generalist adviser but will also have responsibility for overseeing the auditing of departments on safety related issues and will assist with reviewing risk assessments relating to students studying abroad. As with other OHSS officers, the role-holder may need to liaise with the Enforcement Authorities (e.g, Health and Safety Executive and the Environment Agency).

To apply online for this vacancy and to view further information about the role, please visit: This will take you to the role on the University’s Job Opportunities pages. There you will need to click on the 'Apply online' button and register an account with the University's Web Recruitment System (if you have not already) and log in before completing the online application form.

To discuss the position further please contact: Sarah Boggie, email: or telephone: 01223 333301 or by post: Safety Office, Occupational Health & Safety Office, University of Cambridge, Greenwich House, Madingley Road, Cambridge CB3 0TX.

Please quote reference YE16261 on your application and in any correspondence about this vacancy. The University values diversity and is committed to equality of opportunity.

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