Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor

Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor

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  • Sector:

    Health and Safety

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  • Salary:

    £37k - 40k per year

  • Contact:

    Francheska Johnston

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  • Contact phone:

    01252 759 162

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Newly created position – Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor – based near Brighouse in Huddersfield - up to £37,000 - £40,000 + attractive benefits package

Principal People are delighted to have exclusively partnered with a Specialised Global Manufacturing organisation based near Brighouse in Huddersfield. The position is working within the HSE Operations Department and will have a strong focus upon behavioural safety engagement towards Health, Safety and Environment onsite.

Why work for this company?

  • Working for a prestigious company, offering ample development and training opportunities to further expand the successful candidate’s skillset
  • A great deal of scope for this induvial to make a real difference within the role
  • Lots of variation within the role and chance to get involved with new projects that arise in HSE
  • Being part of a fully invested team with excellent buy-in to EHS from the business and Site Leader
  • The company pride themselves by company values. These are extremely important to them which contributes to a great culture and makes the company stand out as a business

The successful Health Safety and Environment Advisor will be responsible for:

  • Creating and driving a positive HSE culture, through coaching, training, and support
  • Support and provide HSE guidance to facilities team and onsite projects
  • Ensuring that the SHE management systems in place are understood and maintained
  • Monitoring standards and procedures
  • Assisting the HSE Manager in delivering the HSE strategy across the site
  • Identify HSE risks and develop effective risk reduction
  • Delivering health and safety training where required
  • Verifying and maintaining compliance with internal and external HSE requirements

The ideal will possess as a minimum:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate
  • Ideally demonstrable environmental experience although not essential
  • Ideally some experienced with management systems including ISO 14001 and ISO 45001  
  • 5 + years of experience in a Health and Safety focussed role, ideally within a manufacturing or engineering environment although not essential.

A salary of up to £40,000 depending on experience plus 27 days holiday plus bank holidays, 1 additional wellbeing day to be taken off at your choice, private medical and competitive pension 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