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Health & Safety

Health & Safety Manager

A Health & Safety Manager is sought by a growing Engineering and Technology company in Nottingham.

As the Health & Safety Manager you will report directly to the Senior Management Team, and you will be responsible for:

  • Maintaining and improving H&S management systems and driving adherence to external as well
  • as internal standards
  • Ensuring risk assessments, including Fire and COSHH, are completed/reviewed in line with defined schedules and/or when required
  • Undertaking facility checks and inspections at the required frequency, for example fire safety systems and emergency lighting
  • Ensuring that there are sufficient Fire Wardens and First Aiders in place and training is kept up to date
  • Implementing and updating all H&S policies and procedures
  • Investigation of all accidents, incidents and near misses, ensuring corrective measures are put in place to mitigate risk in the future
  • Advising and supporting the management team on all H&S matters
  • Playing a key role in supporting the achievement and maintenance of ISO accreditation’s
  • Supporting event recording, investigations, analysis, and remedial actions in relation to ISO
  • Supporting internal audit programmes
  • Procurement and contract management, as well as contract negotiation for relevant FM contracts
  • Ensuring all planned preventative maintenance and reactive maintenance takes place in a timely manner
  • Project management, supervising, and coordinating the work of contractors
  • Preparing and submitting all planning applications including listed building consent
  • Preparing and submitting grant applications as well as proactively identifying grants available to the company
  • Ensuring appropriate insurance policies are in place and kept up to date
  • Planning for future developments in line with strategic business objectives
  • Managing and leading change to ensure minimum disruption to core activities

As Health & Safety Manager you will need a wide range of skills and personal qualities including: –

  • NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent
  • Up to date knowledge of current HSE legislation ideally including ISO45001
  • Proven experience working in a standalone H&S role
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety or equivalent is desirable
  • Experience and knowledge of ISO9001 and / or ISO27001
  • Proven line management skills and experience
  • Experience in procurement and tendering FM contracts
  • Excellent negotiation, communication skills
  • An enthusiastic team player with the ability to foster good working relationships
  • The ability to lead and motivate others
  • The ability to work well under pressure
  • Drive and self-motivation
  • A flexible approach to work
  • Commercial and business acumen

Our client offers a flexible, and enjoyable working environment where you can truly make an impact with your work. You will have the opportunity to develop your skills, share knowledge and work as a

team to drive continual improvement.

To apply please contact Adam Jones for a confidential chat or click Apply Now to send your CV