North West - Merseyside
Health and Safety Officer
Location: Liverpool (Knowsley)/London
Hours: 35 hours per week - details to be agreed.
Salary details: Est. 30,000+PA
To lead the development, promotion and implementation of a Health and Safety Culture within the company by embedding policy into practice, sharing good practice and disseminating information across the organisation.
-To be a health and safety resource and be able to interpret the law in the context of the organisation.
-Develop and undertake specific H&S audits as appropriate
-Prepare concise constructive reports for Health & Safety Group and other management and governance groups as appropriate.
-Deliver against the priorities in the H&S action plan and develop this plan overtime including agreeing annual delivery targets.
-Give direct support to staff that have health and safety queries. This may include site visits where necessary but also telephone support during office hours
Please note: Responsibilities may be varied from time to time as agreed by the post holder and Line Manager.
-Contributory pension scheme upon completion of three months service
-Non-contributory life assurance policy (to value of 3 x annual salary).
-Commitment to formal supervision and staff support.
-Employee Assistance Programme
-Four weeks paid Retention Leave after five years continuous service
Committed to training as an integral part of staff development and provides a comprehensive training programme through the Training & Development Department.
Requirements of role:
-2 years practical work experience in a related field
-Experience in producing reports
-Experience of translating policy into practice through a variety of approaches
-Knowledge of and ability to interpret and apply Health and Safety legislation
-Ability to establish effective working relationships at all levels
-Ability to prioritise work and work with a minimum of direct supervision
-Ability to use computer equipment and Microsoft Office software competently
-Excellent verbal and written communication skills
-Numerical and Report writing skills
-Drive with own vehicle
-Ability to travel extensively in England.
If this role is of interest to you, please apply today!