Health & Safety Officer

Posted 23 September 2022
Salary Negotiable
DisciplineEnvironmental, Health & Safety Jobs
Contact NameJamie Harper

Job description

Health & Safety Officer
Food Manufacturing
£26k - £33k per annum plus training & progression

Vickerstock are delighted to be working with a leading FMCG business in the recruitment of a Health & Safety Officer.
This is a fantastic opportunity for Junior H&S professional to develop your skillset and further training and development will be front and centre of the individual.

Skills and Experience Required

  • Experience in a Health and Safety role (essential)
  • A qualification relating to health, safety and environment (essential)
  • Good knowledge of food industry health, safety and environmental requirements
  • NEBOSH certificate, or be prepared to study for the same
  • Excellent communicator, with an engaging, motivational and professional attitude

Key Accountabilities

  • Assist the HSE Manager with the setting up and maintaining of good reporting procedures, communications and distribution of information between employees
  • Assist in the development and maintenance of risk assessments and safe systems of work processes
  • Support in the maintenance of safety and environmental data
  • Coordinating the implementation of company standards and changes to legislation
  • Suggesting, when requested, suitable training for employees to provide awareness of safety and environmental management, accident prevention and potential hazards
  • Maintain appropriate records and provide statistics to senior management as required
  • Ensuring adequate systems are in place to maintain and update individual training records for all personnel in keeping with the legal and company requirements
  • Support the HSE manager by completing safety audits and workplace inspections and identifying any weaknesses that may be evident and taking the appropriate actions

To apply for this Health & Safety Officer position please click apply below and send your CV, or call Jamie to discuss in confidence.