HSE Lead

DR Newitt
Glasgow, Glasgow City
A competitive salary dependent on experience
15 Apr 2019
15 May 2019
Health & Safety
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
Contract Type

Our client, a successful FMCG manufacturer who continues to produce high-quality products for a range of customers, an exciting opportunity for an HSE Lead to join their Management team.

To provide a service across the designated site covering all aspects of HSE management, training, and general site services. Providing technical expertise to members of management and act as a competent person as defined under the prevailing statute.

The role

  • Review and develop all aspects of the Company’s Health and Safety Policy and activity, and ensure that it is implemented across the business
  • Development of Health and Safety Management systems to ensure that all operations are documented and controlled in a manner consistent with current legislation & regulations
  • Conducting regular site audits and leading Health and Safety related meetings 
  • Undertaking risk assessment processes to identify hazards and to ensure that appropriate control measures are in place.
  • Investigation and follow up of accident and near miss and ensuring notification requirements are met Working with Departmental Managers and supervisors to ensure staff are fully trained & instructed in all job requirements consistent with Health and Safety Policies
  • Ensure that appropriate records are maintained in compliance with legal requirements and that necessary notices are displayed and reviewed.

The Candidate

  • Minimum NEBOSH Certificate, ideally NEBOSH Diploma.
  • IEMA or other relevant Environmental qualification.
  • Good knowledge with UK H&S & Environmental Legislation.
  • PC literate including being able to work with Microsoft Office 
  • Able to present written and verbal reports that are understood by the target audience. Can communicate with both internal and external contacts and stakeholders at all levels.
  • Min. 2 years post qualification, Health & Safety & Environment experience in a manufacturing/FMCG (Food industry experience would be an advantage.)
  • Familiar with UK H&S & Environmental Legislation. 
  • Training needs analysis and implementation of training plans
  • Preparation and delivery of induction and H&S skills/awareness training.

What’s on offer?

  • A competitive salary dependant on experience
  • Monday to Thursday 07.30-16.00, Friday from 07.00 - 14.45.
  • Private contributory pension.

If you feel that you have the appropriate skills and competencies required, please forward a copy of your CV to Simon Norris at simon@drnewitt.com or call 01312265060.