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Health Safety and Environmental Manager

DR Newitt
£50,0000 - £65,000
Closing date
21 Jan 2022

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Contract Type
Health & Safety
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing
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Job Details

Are you looking for an opportunity to join a business that is currently undergoing some big changes and a project which will see them well into 2022? This could be the right opportunity for you! 

Based in Kent, I am looking to speak with H&S Managers who have experience working within a stand alone role and welcome challenge. 

The Health and Safety Systems Manager has responsibility for managing a team focused on developing a culture of excellence in safe and healthy. This team comprises both H&S and systems management. To ensure that all times we are fully complaint with all our legal responsibilities regarding H&S and to always maintain an audit ready culture. Management and development of externally certified systems (BRC and ISO45001). To be proactive throughout the business working with stakeholders to promote an interdependent safety culture.

  • Management of our formal systems to ensure compliance with certified standards and continuous improvement is undertaken.
  • Monitor existing and incoming legislation and regulations affecting all our systems (FSMS and OHS).
  • Management of risk assessments, internal audit schedule, conducting audits and ensuring corrective actions are taking place.
  • Engaging with members of staff on any hazards or potential hazards observed to eliminate potential injury or harm
  • Management of the function’s resources including staff required to support the activities, audit costs, staff development costs.
  • Providing support during external audits across BRC, OHS and COP’s to maintain the company’s status with customers and certifying companies.
  • Ensuring the company is compliant with emergency procedures and evacuations
  • Ensuring all accidents and incidents are investigated with root cause identified to enable improvements to eliminate re-occurrence
  • Keeping records of accidents/emergencies/near misses and critical situations for appropriate reviews
  • Ensure staff are not exposed to hazardous substances including chemical, physical or biological 

Salary £60,000 

Monday - Friday (days)


Job vacancies from DR Newitt DR Newitt provide recruitment services to the UK, Ireland, Middle East and Worldwide FMCG market, including manufacturing, engineering and technical jobs. Established as a recruitment agency in 2002, DR Newitt’s experience of working with customers in these core markets enables us to be a key partner in the job supply chain.DR Newitt delivers permanent, contract and interim recruitment services via specialist divisions for:

  • Executive Management Jobs
  • FMCG Jobs
  • Food Jobs
  • Engineering Jobs
  • Manufacturing Jobs
  • Jobs in Pharmaceutical & Healthcare
  • Scottish Jobs

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