Health and Safety Advisor

Health and Safety Advisor

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Health and Safety

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  • Salary:

    £30k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Alice Mole

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  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    2 months ago

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Are you interested in having an entry level / developmental Health and Safety Position?

Principal People are currently working exclusively with an international manufacturing company to recruit for a Health and Safety Advisor to hold an operational role within their Health and Safety Department.

The role has been newly created due to the growth of the business, with exciting times still ahead. You will have a flexible working pattern, and be based out of Newton-Le-Willows whilst also having responsibility for the Health and Safety for another site based in Herefordshire with autonomous travel between the two.

You will be reporting to the Group Health and Safety Manager who has a keen eye on developing his team so this is a fantastic opportunity to learn what being a great Health and Safety professional is all about.

Health and Safety Advisor – Newton-Le-Willows (Travel to Herefordshire 2 x per month) – Up to £40K + Car Allowance + Bonus - Manufacturing

The key responsibilities of the successful Health and Safety Advisor will be:

  • Carrying out risk assessments and audits within the locations
  • Carrying method statements
  • Conducting toolbox talks
  • Carrying out health and safety training throughout the business
  • Controlling the input on the H&S Management and learning software systems
  • Looking after the Health and Safety, Facilities and Security for the two locations
  • Reporting to the business upon safety KPI’s and how to improve upon them
  • Working closely with the field based team to ensure they are keeping safe on sites

What makes this a great opportunity?:

  • You will have the opportunity to work with a great Group Health and Safety Manager who has a passion on internal development and progression
  • The business is growing, so there will be an opportunity for the role to grow as well in the future
  • This role will be very independent, offering you the opportunity to work both autonomously or with support and guidance from group level
  • This is a very diverse role, increasing your skillset within Health and Safety, Facilities and Security matters
  • The role will cover 2 locations, giving you an opportunity to look after multiple sites at an early stage of your career
  • The company have a strong focus upon employee wellbeing and have some fantastic incentives

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate (prefered) or IOSH Managing Safely
  • Any HSE Experience is beneficial
  • A positive working attitude and great communication skills
  • A full UK Driving License

In return the successful candidate with benefit from a package up to £40K + Car Allowance + Bonus.

If you are interested please apply today!