H&S Advisor - Waste Management - South West - Up to £45K plus car
Our Client is the UK's leader in Environmental solutions, offering a full range of Waste and Energy Recovery services through a vast and growing network of Plants and Facilities across the country. They pride themselves in transforming what we as a nation tend to discard into a valuable resource, always maintaining the focus on reducing the carbon footprint and limiting the impact on the environment itself. As such they are looking for a Health, Safety, Security & Assurance Advisor to join their SW team. This role could be based in Taunton, Plymouth, or any of our client's plants or depots in the SW.
What you will be doing…
As a member of their H&S team you will offer expert knowledge and guidance in order to promote a positive Health & Safety Culture across the business. You will be able to demonstrate first class communication skills, engaging with people at all levels and demonstrate a really drive to ensure that the business is aware of its legal duties with respect to the relevant Health & Safety legislation and associated approved codes or practice and guidance.
You will be responsible for providing professional support and assistance across all H&S matters throughout the business and reinforce the company's visibility across its site in the South East region. You will identify areas of improvement within the group and implement and drive these changes moving forward, providing training and guidance to both new and existing staff, and undertaking audits against the established Management systems.
You will support the business in the event of emergency situations or near misses, and work to identify improvements or modifications to the management system in order to ensure these situations are avoided in future.
What you will need…
To be consider for the role the successful individual will demonstrate the following:
- Essential - NEBOSH (National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health) Certificate or equivalent.
- Appropriate level of experience within a health and safety role.
- To have worked in a similar industry (Waste, EFW, Process, Chemical, Pharmaceuticals, etc .)
What's in it for you…
This is a first class opportunity to join one of the UK's leading specialists in the Waste and Energy recovery sector. The SW region is a buoyant and active area of business and can offer a challenging role, with every day a different situation. With a strong base salary, first class car allowance and excellent growth potential this creates both an interesting and highly rewarding opportunity. For more information please contact Chris Jones on 02392 288214, emailing your CV to firstname.lastname@example.org
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