Health, Safety & Training Manager
We have a new challenging opportunity available for a Health, Safety & Training Manager to join our client a leading Food Manufacturer at their site based in Langport.
Job Title: Health, Safety & Training Manager
Job Type: Permanent
Purpose of the role:
Reporting to the site General Manager, the Health, Safety and Training Manager will be responsible for implementing, co-ordinating and managing health, safety and training policies and procedures to agreed company UK standards in a fast-paced food manufacturing environment where health & safety is paramount.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Carrying out regular and comprehensive risk assessments and maintain records to ensure management have access to up to date safety records
Assist maintain standard operational procedures, which identify and take account of all relevant hazards
Oversee that safe working procedures are developed and implemented
Ensure the continuous development of Health and Safety policies and procedures
Advising on any changes to working practices, to ensure that they are safe and compliant
Maintain compliance with all national and local regulations, standards, codes and company policies and advise employees and
Identify actions for the improvement of Health and Safety and on-going continuous improvement practices
Producing management reports, and safety bulletins
Keeping records of inspection findings and producing reports
Compiling incident and accident statistics and supporting the company’s objectives for an incident free culture
Perform internal Health and Safety Audits & prepare for external Health and Safety audits
Maintaining a working knowledge of UK Health and Safety Legislation and any developments that could impact the company
Comply with company policy and procedure on safe food handling and hygiene at all times.
Carry out monthly H&S meetings with site management team and site H&S champions
The ideal candidate will have previous experience carrying out a similar role within a manufacturing environment. You will have a positive attitude towards Health and Safety, with a desire to resolve issues effectively and quickly.
You will possess a track record of maintaining and developing a safe working environment and have excellent attention to detail with the ability to deliver results in a fast-paced pressurized environment.
Excellent communication skills are essential along with the confidence to liaise with colleagues at all levels and maintain a diplomatic yet assertive approach to problem solving.
If you are interested in applying for this opportunity can you please complete the form below and attach your CV.