Health and Safety Advisor

Health and Safety Advisor

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  • Sector:

    Public Sector / Not for Profit, Education

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  • Salary:

    £36k - 39k per year

  • Contact:

    Alex Gover

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  • Published:

    about 2 years ago

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I am currently looking for a Health and Safety Advisor to join a Local Government organisation based in London.

This position offers an excellent opportunity for an individual who is seeking a role within an organisation in which no two days are the same. As the Health and Safety Advisor, you will be part of an organisation who is going through significant change within a role that has opportunity to work within an unbelievably varied role that will ultimately develop and diversify your experience within Health and Safety and provide you a long-lasting sense of challenge and job satisfaction.

As the Health and Safety and Advisor your responsibilities will include:

  • Devising training programs and courses and delivering these (and other courses) to a range of staff in the most appropriate manner
  • Inspecting & auditing premises and processes and Carrying out investigations, gathering evidence and procuring samples.
  • Writing complex reports, briefing notes, procedures and work instructions on operational issues, to reconcile/resolve conflicting issues or priorities and devising, evaluating and recommending solutions.
  • Provide advice and guidance on new & changed legislation and the organisations policies
  • Drive wholesale improvement in the Councils Health and Safety culture to ensure better training, identification of risk, management of health and safety, reporting of incidents and accountability

The ideal Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • The NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent in Occupational Health and Safety (Ideally is a Graduate Member of IOSH)
  • At least 3 years’ experience carrying out operational Health and Safety tasks within a multidiscipline organisation (Open to backgrounds with a preference for Local Authority, Education among other public sector run organisations)

In return, the successful Health and Safety Advisor will be offered a salary of up to £39,000 + package.  

This is an urgent requirement and we have immediate interview availability over the coming two weeks. To ensure you don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity, please reply to us today to express your interest.