Head of Health and Safety

Head of Health and Safety

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  • Sector:

    Construction, Transport / Logistics, Rail

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  • Salary:

    £55k - 65k per year

  • Contact:

    Greg Walker

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  • Published:

    almost 3 years ago

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Head of Health and Safety – Rail/Transport/Plant

Head of Health and Safety required to join a leading rail company based near Coventry.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Head of Health and Safety to join an international and multi award winning organisation who have an excellent reputation within their field. You will be responsible for manging the safety team, monitoring safety performance and creating core KPI’s, attending senior management meets and driving the safety culture forward within the business.

This is a new role that will offer the successful candidate the chance to work within a hands-on capacity and will allow them to make the role their own. There is also the genuine opportunity to progress with this expanding and developing business. 

The appointed Head of Health & Safety will be responsible for:

  • Management of the Safety team
  • Monitoring safety performance and creating core KPI’s
  • Attending senior management meetings
  • Safety investigations
  • Engaging with operational and strategist teams
  • Driving and improving safety culture

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent
  • Compliance experience within a Rail
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills at all levels of a business
  • Wider management system experience

In return the position is paying up to £65,000, company car, 10% bonus, 26-day annual leave (option to buy and sell up to 5 days), pension contribution of 6%, Life insurance of 4x salary, Healthcare plan, online retail scheme.

Please apply now for your chance to be considered for this excellent opportunity.

Please note that due to a high volume of applications only successful candidates will be contacted for this role.