Health and Safety Manager

Location County Down, Northern Ireland
Job Type Permanent
Salary £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Published 9 months ago
Start Date ASAP
Contact James Manley
Job Ref JM231_1543234199

Job Description

Health and Safety Manager

Location: County Down

Salary: £35k - £40k negotiable plus benefits.

Grafton Specialist Recruitment is working in partnership with a leading Construction Business seeking a Health and Safety Manager.

My Client is looking for a Health and Safety Manager to work with them in County Down. The successful applicant will play a key role in driving and enforcing a Health and Safety mind-set throughout the Company. This role is based in Northern Ireland with occasional travel to the UK.

The successful candidate will ensure continuous improvement on safety standards, implementing excellent practices for an excellent team. The applicant will be expected to liaise closely with the senior management team and become a safety champion regarding all aspects of Health and Safety.

The applicant will be expected to strengthen the Companies current Health and Safety legacy with their expertise and strong knowledge on CDM requirements, legislation and procedures. Playing a key role in shaping and ensuring my Client are a leading example of Health & Safety in their industry.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Advise site management and site staff on health and safety matters.

Conduct site health and safety and environmental audits and assist with any rectifications needed.

Assist in the production monitoring and review of method statements and risk assessments.

Ensure on site compliance with all relevant health and safety legislation and site / task specific method statements and risk assessments.

The preparation of the companies QA manual control and supervision of all amendments and revisions.

Control and the distribution of all the company's quality documentation.

Attend client quality management meetings.

Perform all internal and external audits on behalf of the company's management.

Investigate accidents and incidents and assist with developing and/or delivering relevant training programmes.

Review, draft and deliver induction programmes, tool-box talks and briefings.

Skills and Qualifications

The Health and Safety Manager will have the following qualifications or equivalent.

At least 2 years' managerial experience in a similar Health and Safety (HSE, HSEQ) role preferably within the Construction sector.

Thorough knowledge of current Health, Safety and Environmental legislation/issues.

Evidence of working knowledge of quality standards, audit procedures and integrated management systems.

Experience with ISO systems such as 9001, 14001 and 18001 and working to compliance of Construction Line Health & Safety assessment schemes.

Accident and incident investigation experience.

A relevant H&S qualification such as NEBOSH.

Experience in the development and implementation of Quality Management Systems, Plans, and Records.

Excellent grasp of MS Office packages.

Ability to understand, manage and deliver KPI' s.

Ability to contribute technical knowledge to proposals and reports.

Excellent literacy, numeric and IT skills including proficiency in Microsoft Office.

Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.

Innovative, creative and proactive with a solution oriented approach.

Flexibility in line with business requirements.

Ability to represent the company in a professional manner at all times.

Full, clean driving license.

To Apply

Interested Health and Safety Managers can apply by submitting a completed CV via the link on the job board.

For more information or to discuss in total confidence please contact James Manley on 02890 323333 or 07977 500956.

The Grafton Specialist Team is a dedicated division within Grafton Recruitment, focused on providing Permanent, Contract & Temporary staffing solutions across;

Accountancy & Finance, Engineering, Health & Safety, HR, IT, Manufacturing, Procurement and Sales & Marketing.

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