Health and Safety Officer EXTC89713

Altrincham, Greater Manchester
£32,361 - £34,398 pa
15 Oct 2019
11 Nov 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Health and Safety Officer EXTC89713
£32,361 - £34,398 pa

36.25 hours per week

An opportunity has arisen for a Health and Safety Officer to join them to take the lead in implementing and monitoring all aspects of health and safety within the College Group.

Taking the lead in ensuring that appropriate and safe systems of work are in place during any building projects including the redevelopment of the College campus, you will successfully promote a culture of safety awareness across the Group and plan and implement appropriate actions to ensure that there is a complete and accurate central record of risk assessments in place.

You must ensure all contractors undertake safe systems of work and comply with all relevant Health & Safety legislation and regulations while working on sites and lead on building safety requirements during the redevelopment project; developing effective, pro-active and positive relationships with building contractors to ensure the sites remain operational and safe whilst building works are being undertaken.

They are looking for someone with:

• A Diploma in Safety Management (NEBOSH or equivalent)
• Experience of working in Health and Safety management within a complex environment with a varied risk profile
• Experience of taking a lead health and safety role during major building projects
• A strong background in developing and delivering Health & Safety training, inspection and auditing, accident investigation and undertaking Fire Risk Assessments
• Up to date knowledge of Health & Safety legislation
• Ability to communicate succinctly and act decisively in highly demanding situations.
• A working knowledge of ISO 14001 & ISO 45001

If you share their passion for innovation and success, there has never been a better time to work for them.

Our client promotes, celebrates and values diversity and is committed to promoting equality for all.

THey are committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of all learners and expects all staff to share this commitment. Employment at the Group is subject to an Enhanced DBS Check via the Disclosure and Barring Service and any post in regulated activity will also be subject to an additional barred list check.

Closing date for receipt of applications: 29 October 2019

This is a Blue Octopus Recruitment Ltd vacancy who are operating as an employment agency. Once you have clicked to apply for this vacancy, we will then send you more information on the role including a copy of the application form via email.