Health and Safety Manager

England, Ipswich, Suffolk
£43857 - £45859 per annum + Excellent benefits
11 Mar 2021
10 Apr 2021
Contract Type
Full Time
NEBOSH Qualification
NEBOSH Diploma, NEBOSH National Diploma

Health and Safety Manager
£43,857 - £45,859, plus excellent benefits

Irwin & Colton have been exclusively engaged by Ipswich Borough Council to identify a Health and Safety Manager. This position is tasked with leading health and safety across the organisation and managing the team to ensure "Best in Class" health and safety standards are in place. The Council's service lines include parks and cemeteries, waste and recycling, through to sports centres, theatres, building control and maintaining 7,500 Council homes. This diverse role is an excellent opportunity for an established health and safety professional to continue to develop their career.

Responsibilities for the Health and Safety Manager will include:

  • Providing expert leadership and advice in safety, health and risk management measures across the organisation
  • Leading the delivery of continuous improvement in Health and Safety practice and driving a positive Health and Safety culture
  • Investigating serious health and safety related incidents, preparing reports and recommendations on corrective action and ensure compliance
  • Day to day line management of the health and safety team

The successful Health and Safety Manager will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar health and safety role within a large, diverse, complex organisation
  • The ability to develop and implement effective health and safety strategies, policies and procedures
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with experience influencing and engaging with a wide range of senior stakeholders
  • BSc in Occupational Health and Safety or NEBOSH / NCRQ National Diploma (or equivalent)

Local Government or related experience would be ideal.

For more information on this opportunity or to discuss your next career move, contact Matthew Cathcart on +44(0) 1923 432 636 or apply here.

Irwin & Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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