Health & Safety Manager (Plymouth)

Our client is a World Class Manufacturer with dedicated, highly motivated and skilled staff.  They have achieved market dominance through a commitment to providing its customers with excellence in every respect.

Health and Safety is their highest priority, so they are seeking an exceptional candidate, ideally with multi-site experience covering manufacturing, engineering, logistics, warehousing, office based and remote working activities.

Responsibilities covering over 500 employees across the UK will include:

·        Defining and leading the execution of organisational objectives for H&S, Environmental and Energy management systems (HSEES).

·        Driving the continuous improvement of HSEES systems and processes in all their UK sites.

·        Providing expert HSEES advice and support across the whole range of their UK business activities.

·        The training and development of staff in a range of HSEES requirements.

·        The thorough investigation of accidents and near miss reports.

·        Being the main point of contact for a number of external HSEES bodies.

·        The analysis of data and production of management reports.

·        Chairing regular meetings with the health and safety staff representatives, environmental staff representatives and energy management team.

·        Working as part of the senior management team towards the success of our client.

 The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

 ·        Exceptional written and verbal communication.

·        An analytical and systematic approach.

·        Effective leadership and management skills.

·        The ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines

·        A pro-active, team based and hands on approach to resolving issues.

·        Continuous professional development.

Qualification levels required:

·        NEBOSH National Diploma in H&S Management or equivalent.

·        IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management or equivalent.

Location:  Plymouth

Salary:  £35k - £47k

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Certainty Recruitment is an Equal Opportunity Employer and acting as an employment agency for this role.