Health and Safety Manager (Yorkshire)

West Yorkshire
Health & Safety
40,000 - 44,999
£40,000 - £45,000
PDA Search & Selection Limited
Jan 14, 2022

Position: Health and Safety Manager

Location: Yorkshire

Salary range: £40,000 to £45,000 per annum + Benefits

Benefits: Company car, laptop, mobile phone

Our client is a privately owned and fast-growing national Facilities Management company who is looking to recruit a Health and Safety Manager to work on a national basis.  This is an immediate vacancy.

Job purpose: -

To ensure the management and delivery of an effective Health and Safety service to ensure the organisation meets its statutory responsibilities and provides safe working environments for employees and clients. To contribute to the delivery of effective and value-added services.

Key Accountabilities include: -

  • Maintain and further develop the health and safety plan with the Operations Directors
  • Review procedures to accommodate new and existing legislation, Codes of Practice and Guidance, as directed
  • Implement and monitor policy and plans, including accident and incident investigations, reporting and analysis, and promote improvements
  • Assist and develop audit and risk management procedures appropriate to the full range of the company’s activities and properties.
  • To undertake safety audits to monitor the systems and verify audit reports
  • Review health and safety performance of colleagues within various departments of the company.
  • Represent the Health and Safety Section at Divisional management/advisory meetings and external bodies, as directed.
  • Assist in the identification of health and safety training requirements in consultation with departments and to develop, where necessary, courses to meet those requirements.
  • Deliver health and safety training programmes as directed.
  • Contribute to and help create and foster a good working relationship with other senior officers of the Company which will ensure that a corporate approach to management and execution of the company’s affairs is maintained.
  • Any other duties which contribute towards meeting the objectives of the Health & Safety Department
  • Undertake Risk Assessments and prepare written safe systems of work.
  • Liaise with Enforcement agencies and Customer HSE as required.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Must hold a NEBOSH Diploma and be working towards CMIOSH membership.
  • Highly organised. Efficient and effective at managing own and others workload, combined with the ability to multi-task
  • Ability to create and motivate teamwork, energy, and innovation
  • Excellent project, planning, change and time management capabilities
  • Able to influence and persuade stakeholders & the gravitas and charisma to drive forward key initiatives.
  • Proven record of people development & effective man management skills
  • IT literate with excellent MS Office experience
  • Extensive knowledge of H & S/Food safety legislation and its application to business
  • To be successful in this role you will be self-motivated, innovative and be solution driven.

Ideal candidates will live in Yorkshire and be prepared to travel nationally.

Interested candidates should forward their CV to Paul Davidson at PDA SEARCH & SELECTION LIMITED.