Interim Health and Safety Director

Interim Health and Safety Director

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    £450 - 500 per day

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    Alex Gover

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    about 2 years ago

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Interim Health and Safety Director – Near Kilmarnock - £450p/d to £500p/d – 3-6 month contract – COMAH Manufacturing – ASAP start


Principal People are pleased to be working with a globally recognised organisation, looking to source an experienced Interim Health and Safety Director to work with them on a contract basis.


The organisation is seeking support for their single site based near Kilmarnock. While this contract is initially offered for a period of 3-6 months, there is significant scope for the successful Interim Health and Safety Director to be considered for a permanent position.


Core responsibilities will include:

  •          Ensuring management systems are fit for purpose
  •          Delivering relevant health and safety training
  •          Carrying out risk assessments
  •          Ensuring a health and safety audit program is in place
  •          Influencing the leadership team with health and safety practices and procedures  

The ideal Interim Health and Safety Director will possess significant experience within COMAH and leading an organisation who have a true commitment to developing their HSE performance.


Essential requirements include:

  •          Demonstratable Tier 1 COMAH experience
  •          NEBOSH Diploma, equivalent or higher
  •          The ability to communicate and engage with all levels of personnel
  •          Ability to demonstrate extensive experience in operational health and safety matters
  •          Experience ensuring a health and safety audit program


This is a fantastic opportunity to secure a contract, which likely will offer a permanent position. If you are interested in this role, please do not hesitate to apply to a.gover@principalpeople.co.uk. We have interview dates booked within the next week, with an immediate start available.