Health and Safety Officer

Health and Safety Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Health and Safety

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £30k - 35k per year

  • Contact:

    Shelby Elson

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 1 year ago

  • Expiry date:


  • Consultant:


Principal People are working on behalf of a highly successful and growing Transport and Logistics industry.

We are looking for an Health and Safety Officer who has experience within a health and safety position and is keen to work within a company that is consistently growing and developing the standard of safety on site. 

This is a very operational and hands on position with the aim to improve the health and safety standard on the site. The role will be covering the night shift starting at 21:00 and finishing at 06:00.

Health and Safety Officer – Lichfield - £30,000 to £35,000 – Transport and Logistics

The minimum requirements are:

  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • Experience within a Logistics or Manufacturing background preferred

The key duties include:

  • Working closely with the night shift operators and coaching on safe practices
  • Offering appropriate advice and support to the site team within Health and Safety matters
  • Implementing practical and effective methods to promote awareness to Health and Safety
  • To carry out operational Health and Safety duties such as risk assessments, method statements and accident investigations on the sites
  • To impose and maintain agreed high standards of health and safety in all areas within the sites

What makes this a great opportunity?

  • This a newly created role, purely down to the growth of the company
  • It’s a very operational position, working closely with the site teams who understand and value safety
  • You will have autonomy to implement and work on your own, so it’s an opportunity to implement your experience
  • The company have many sites around the UK, so there is a great opportunity to progress internally
  • There are high risks on site, where you will actively work to avoid them becoming accidents This is a great opportunity for someone to start their Health and Safety Career, as they offer lots of development

A salary between £30,000 to £35,000 will be offered to the successful candidate.

If the opportunity is of interest, please apply today or email me on s.elson@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.