Health & Safety Advisor

Health & Safety Advisor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Health and Safety

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  • Salary:

    £40k - 50k per year

  • Contact:

    Tom Minshell

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    6 months ago

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Health & Safety Advisor - Wellingborough, Northamptonshire - Salary £40,000 - £50,000 + attractive benefits package - *FTSE 250 Manufacturing organisation with a 1.5 billion turnover*

Principal People are currently recruiting for a Health and Safety Advisor in partnership with a specialised distribution organisation based near Wellingborough, Northamptonshire. The position is working within the SHE Operations Department and will have a strong focus upon engagement and behavioural safety initiatives.

Reporting directly to the Head of HSE you will play a key part in contributing HSE improvements and development on site.  

Why work for this company?

  • Working for highly successful FTSE 250 company who are continually growing and creating new opportunities for there employees
  • Working on a brand-new site so there’s chance to implement new initiatives and make this position your own
  • Offering ample development and training opportunities to help your career development
  • Lots of variation within the role and chance to get involved with new projects that arise
  • Being part of a fully invested team with excellent buy-in to HSE from the business and Site Leader

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will be responsible for:

  • Supporting ongoing engagement of continuous improvement programmes, working closely with shop floor and senior managers to coach and influence them in health, safety, and environment
  • Contribute to the HSE strategy and direction
  • Developing policies and procedures relevant to certification requirement
  • Auditing and maintaining the ISO 14001 and 45001 management systems and ensuring site keeps accreditations
  • Driving SHE performance forward onsite

The ideal Health and Safety candidate will possess:

  • NEBOSH Diploma in Health and Safety or equivalent although not essential
  • Ideally Experienced with management systems including ISO 14001 and ISO 45001  
  • 5 + years of experience in a Health and Safety focussed role, ideally within a or Logistics or Distribution or Warehousing environment although not essential

A salary of up to £50,000 depending on experience plus benefits will be rewarded to the successful applicant.

If the opportunity is of interest, please apply today or email me on F.Johnston@principalpeople.co.uk

Please note due to the high volume of applicants if you have not heard back within 10 working days unfortunately your application has not been successful.