Health & Safety Manager - Retail

Location
Hampshire
Salary
£40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted
21 Sep 2018
Closes
21 Oct 2018
Ref
441103377
Contact
James Uddin
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private
The HSE Recruitment Network is currently recruiting for full time permanent Health & Safety Manager to join leading retailer in the Hampshire area.

This Health & Safety Manager will:
• Ensure the business complies with all current Health, Safety & Environmental (HS&E) legislation, regulations and full compliance with ISO certification so that our employees, visitors and other third parties are operating within a safe and compliant environment on site
• Pro-actively advise management and employees on health, safety and environmental best practice
• Create and maintain a positive health & safety culture

To be considered for this Health and Safety Manager job in Hampshire
Essential
• NEBOSH
• National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
• Stakeholder management
• Effective communication skills both written and oral
• Able to relay complex information in a simple way
• Organised, methodical
• Able to prioritise and juggle a number of different tasks simultaneously
• Attention to detail
• Pro-active
• Ability to work across the organisation, managing activity from others to succeed
• Collaborative approach to working

Highly Desirable
• National Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management
• Certificate in Environmental Management

Desirable:
• Budgetary Control
• Experience of controlled change management
Commercial awareness of business / company policies and procedures






The main responsibilities of The Health & Safety Manager:
• Attend external training courses and seminars to enable accurate interpretation of new or pending legislations for implementation within the organisation
• Provide the business with options and recommendation on working practices / proposed approach that would ensure compliance with current / future legislation
• Ensure that all Risk Assessments required by legislation are carried out, recorded accurately, reviewed at regular intervals and closed in a timely manner
• Provide pro-active support and expertise for risk assessments concerning employees (eg, maternity, medical related) and taking appropriate action depending upon the outcome
• Collaborate with HR and Site Services on DSE assessments, providing expertise and support, taking appropriate action depending upon the outcomes
• Conduct H&S inspections and prepare reports of all company operations
• Support Managers, Team Leaders and Supervisors in conducting and recording workplace inspections and documenting safe systems of work
• Notify Director of HR Director of any serious H&S situations that require immediate action or the stopping of any operation
• Maintain a log of accident reports and ensure that accidents, incidents, or dangerous occurrences are investigated as required and appropriate action is taken (including taking action to prevent future occurrences)
• Provide relevant EH&S reports including carrying out statutory reporting as is required by RIDDOR
• Where necessary arrange health surveillance as required with external occupational health organisation
• Highlight areas where training or certification is required to meet the standards imposed by legislations, approved codes of practice, or HSE guidance
• Identify new techniques or opportunities for improvement of health, safety and welfare within the organisation, challenging current working practices to improve the site environment
• To set a personal example by demonstrating all safety requirements and procedures
• Review EH&S questionnaire for approval of new onsite contractors before adding to the authorised list
• Ensure waste streams are segregated and correctly disposed of
• Keep a log of all significant site environmental communications to/from interested parties

Package: 40-45k plus benefits

To find out more about this Health & Safety Manager job in Hampshire please email James.uddin@hserecruitment.co.uk or call 0121 454 5000
Closing date: 28/09/18

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