Health, Safety and Environmental Manager

Location
Cambridgeshire
Salary
£48k - 52k per year + Benefits
Posted
09 Jul 2019
Closes
09 Aug 2019
Ref
FRG044
Contact
Nick Jones
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private

We are seeking experienced Environmental, Health and Safety preferably with experience within manufacturing company on a full time, permanent basis.

The Company are a leading chemical solutions provider with a long heritage of pioneering technologies.  On site in Cambridgeshire they have an operational facility comprising of a manufacturing plant, warehousing and administration. The EHS Manager will manage a small team and will hold responsibility for all areas of EHS across the regulated site.  The role will require a hands-on approach whilst also acting in a strategic capacity as part of the Site Leadership team. The company offers a competitive salary and benefits package, including a defined contribution pension scheme, private healthcare, and a non-contractual Incentive Compensation Scheme.

This role is located in Cambridgeshire, easily commutable from Essex, Hertfordshire, Suffolk and Bedfordshire.

The Role: Your main duties will be to:

  • Take a leading role in planning, co-ordinating, monitoring and implementing EHS policies and procedures, ensuring all operations comply with relevant legislation and Company standards.
  • Act as the Site EHS representative with third parties, including neighbouring businesses, local councils, and regulatory bodies including HSE and the Environment Agency.
  • Take proactive steps to develop an environment of continuous improvement for EHS whilst working to a 'Zero Harm' strategy.
  • Hold budgetary responsibility for all areas of EHS.
  • Supporting line management in implementing changes through the guidance and training of staff.
  • Contributing to process safety studies, particularly HAZOPs hazard studies and process hazard reviews.
  • Your Background: The ideal candidate for this role will have the following skills and experience:

  • Proficient experience as an EHS Manager in a manufacturing and Operational setting with regards to EHS standards and regulations within the chemical sector primarily (Oil & Gas or Pharmaceutical sector experience may be considered).
  • Holds NEBOSH certification with a strong track record of EHS Management.
  • IOSH or CMIOSH registered or a degree in an EHS or technical discipline preferable.
  • Positive influencing and excellent communication skills.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills with ability to lead and influence others.
  • Proactive and highly motivated with EHS project management experience.
  • Understanding of Process Safety / PSSRs would be desirable.
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