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Health & Safety Manager

Employer
The People Co. / Assure Jobs
Location
Devon
Salary
£40-£45k
Closing date
8 Aug 2024

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Contract Type
Permanent
Function
Health & Safety, Training
Business Sector
Food Manufacturing

Job Details

The role will be responsible for managing and delivering training across the business and ensuring that Health & Safety is managed to the highest standard.

It is an exciting time to join as the company head in to a new period of growth. With proven experience within food manufacturing in a BRCGS standard site, you’ll bring new ideas, build on existing systems and establish a strong department that ensures our staff are equipped with the skills they need and are working in line with H&S requirements.  You’ll be managing, and supported by, the Training & Health & Safety Coordinator.

Key Accountabilities:

    Ensuring the Company meets its statutory obligations in all areas of Health & Safety including fire safety, risk assessments, safe systems of work, training & monitoring To be instrumental in continuous improvement of company Health & Safety procedures and management. Implement a Health & Safety Committee at both sites; chair regular meetings & manage administration of meeting minutes & action points Investigate all accidents & near misses Responsible for ensuring annual risk assessment reviews are carried out & required actions completed Ensure the completion and regular review of risk assessments for all work equipment and operations for both staff & contractors Maintain a rolling program of review & update of Health & Safety procedure instructions across all departments at both sites Regular reporting to the Directors & Senior Management team on HS issues, progress, improvements and KPIs. Responsible for the management of fire safety at both sites; responsible for ensuring weekly/monthly fire safety equipment checks are carried out and taking the lead in an emergency situation

Person Profile

Organised and an excellent communicator and able to demonstrate your ability as a proficient health and safety manager to develop and promote a compliant health and safety culture across the business.  Previous experience from a similar role in food manufacturing Ideally NEBOSH qualified Ability to prioritise and organise

REF: FMW41302

Company

Assure.

Regulatory, food safety and quality assurance teams are the industry’s gatekeepers, making sure nothing leaves without meeting the required standard. They fulfil an important role in safeguarding product integrity and protecting the reputation of a brand, by ensuring that product is safe, authentic and legal. Within our Assure division, we understand the very specific skillsets required for these vitally important roles. From quality assurance technologists, technical managers and food safety managers to heads of regulatory affairs, our People can help.

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