Heath & Safety Coordinator
|Job Title:||Heath & Safety Coordinator|
|Location:||Arundel, West Sussex|
|Contact Name:||Aleysha Armstrong|
|Job Published:||July 04, 2019 09:15|
Our client is evolving and growing in response to unprecedented success in supplying mission-critical vehicles, survivability systems and services to clients across the world, including Departments of Defence, Government Organisations, Non-Government Organisations and Original Equipment Manufacturers.
The Health and Safety Coordinator will provide support and guidance to ensure a safe and suitable working environment which is compliant with current Health and Safety legislation. The Health and Safety Coordinator will embed positive safety cultures and best practice at all levels of the organisation which deliver a healthy and safe working environment.
*Implement and promote H&S best practices to encourage continual improvement and reporting / action of 'near miss' situations.
*To support visits by external regulatory bodies such as the UK Health and Safety Executive, as and when required.
*To ensure the Company's Health & Safety Policy and procedures are maintained consistently across all sites.
*Develop and deliver appropriate training sessions to meet employee training needs.
*To support the role of the company's Staff Forum committee, including arranging and attending meetings.
*Support managers to maintain safe systems of work and implement best practice, including providing specialist advice and practical support as and when required.
*Working with managers to prepare and carry out risk assessments; ensure that they are carried out in line with procedures and in a timely manner.
*Supporting with the maintenance of Health and Safety systems and procedures to meet specific requirements, such as accident reporting and the Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH), in a consistent and effective manner.
*Supporting audits to evaluate the effectiveness of Health and Safety systems and procedures and identify and advise on improvements.
*Supporting with the collection, storage and analysis of accident and other H&S data and to feed into management reports, identify trends and recommend action.
*Coordinating fire safety processes to ensure legal compliance including evacuation procedures and fire prevention training.
*Ensure compliance with DSE requirements.
*Assist with investigation of accidents and take necessary steps to prevent a recurrence, including keeping written records of the investigation and action taken.
*Reporting of any notifiable accidents and incidents in compliance with HSE and RIDDOR requirements.
The following Qualifications and Skills are required:
*NEBOSH diploma or equivalent.
*Ideally a Member of the Institution of Occupation Safety and Health (IOSH)
*Prior experience in a health and safety position.
*Ability to interpret Health and Safety legislation and produce written policy.
*Track record of delivering customer focused Health and Safety services.
*Ability to influence across the business.
*Ability to design and deliver training.
*General experience and understanding of automotive / military standards and systems.
Job Title: H&S Coordinator, Health & Safety
Salary: Competitive + bonus
Location: Littlehampton, West Sussex
Due to the nature of work undertaken at our client's site, incumbents of these positions are required to meet special nationality rules and therefore these vacancies are only open to sole British Citizens. Applicants who meet these criteria will also be required to undergo security clearance vetting, if not already security cleared to a minimum SC level.
Electus Recruitment Solutions provides specialist engineering and technical recruitment solutions to several high technology industries. We thank you for your interest in this vacancy. If you don't hear from us within 7 working days, please presume your application has been unsuccessful on this occasion. You are of course free to resubmit your CV/details in the future and we shall assess your suitability at that time.
Services advertised by Electus Recruitment Solutions are those of an Agency (perm)
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