A fantastic opportunity has arisen for an experienced Health and Safety Officer to join a hugely successful contract logistics specialist at their operation in Chelmsford, Essex.
The Health and Safety Officer will work closely with the Group management team. You will drive and coordinate the highest standard of health and safety in relation to the management, implementation and maintenance of all procedures across all UK sites.
The role is responsible for implementing positive solutions that meet the needs of the business without compromising on standard and ensuring legislative compliance at all times.
The successful candidate will drive and deliver internal health and safety policies, inform, manage and drive the business to make appropriate working practice changes that are fully compliant with legislation and the Health and Safety Executive (HSE) and keep fully abreast of current and pending health and safety legislation advising management of relevant changes as well as implications relative to the business.
The successful candidate will be a self-motivated, tactful, assertive, results-oriented manager with a positive outlook and a clear focus on building partnerships, driving change, influencing positive behaviour and continuous improvement while allowing employees, visitors, contractors and suppliers to operate in a safe environment. You will also be a natural forward planner who constructively assesses own performance and that of others.
As a person you will possess excellent oral and written communication skills, be practical in approach and outlook, be IT literate and be self-aware with a desire for continuous improvement.
It is essential that you possess a formal qualification in Health and Safety Management (NEBOSH National Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent).
It is also essential that you have of H&S within a busy Warehouse/Distribution Centre environment.
There is an excellent benefits package provided with this opportunity.
The hours for this position are Monday to Friday (days).
For immediate consideration send you CV without delay!
This vacancy is based in the United Kingdom. Barker Ross Staffing Solutions only operates in the UK and can only process applications from candidates who are currently a resident and eligible to work in the UK.
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