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Job Reference J9066
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Health and Safety Adviser

Our client is a nationwide award-winning waste management company specialising in the transportation and disposal of both hazardous and non-hazardous waste. A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Health and Safety Adviser, specialising in risk assessments, method statements and competency assessments to join the company’s Compliance Team, based at their treatment site in Manchester.  

Main Duties:

  • Communicate effectively with personnel from all sections of the business to complete and update risk assessments, method statements and competency assessments for various waste management transport and treatment activities.
  • Work with the Engineering team and contractors to ensure that the company’s Control of Contractors procedures are followed and documentation is retained.
  • Review the results of health surveillance and implement actions as required.
  • Ensure documents are retained and communicated to relevant personnel in accordance with the company’s Quality Management System.

Essential Requirements:

  • 5+ years H&S Safety experience in a waste management, chemical processing or other industrial work environment.
  • Relevant H&S qualifications such as IOSH.
  • Proven record of completing risk assessments, method statements and competency assessments in an industrial work environment.
  • Strong team player with a focus on working with others.
  • Ability to engage personnel from a variety of disciplines.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Excellent IT literacy with ability to use Microsoft Office products and the internet.
  • Strong attention to detail and focus on accuracy.
  • Proactive and positive self-starter.
  • Well organised with good time management skills.
  • Full UK driving licence (there will be occasional travel to other sites in Northern England).

Desirable Requirements:

  • NEBOSH H&S Diploma or equivalent
  • Familiar with management systems such as ISO Standards.

This is an exciting time to join the company as they are currently expanding due to their strong standing within the industry and excellent reputation for quality.  The role comes with excellent benefits which include company pension, life assurance (for pension scheme members) healthcare cash plan, childcare vouchers and company bonus scheme.

Ref: J9066


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