Health & Safety Officer

Job title: Health & Safety Officer

Location: West Yorkshire – Wetherby, Leeds, York, Knaresborough, Garforth, Castleford, Harrogate, Boroughbridge, Bradford, Pontefract, Wakefield, Selby

Job type: Permanent

Salary: Negotiable

The company:

A well-established specialist provider of healthcare equipment and furniture are currently seeking an experienced, Health & Safety Officer to join their team in West Yorkshire.

This is a strong, knowledgeable team with 200 years’ combined experience within their sector who are truly passionate about what they do.

You will have the opportunity to be a significant contributor to the growth and success of the business by ensuring creation, implementation and review of Health & Safety policy across the business.

The Role:

Reporting to the Head of Operations, you will be responsible for compliance, implementation, execution, and control of all elements in relation to Health & Safety. You will be ensuring that all relevant accreditations are obtained and maintained, ensuring that all aspects of the requirements are adhered to. You will be:

  • Taking ownership of Health and Safety Policy
  • Creating and maintaining all documentation required to meet the HSE requirements
  • Ensuring business has all necessary Health & Safety documentation
  • Ensuring Directors and Senior Managers are kept up to date with statutory obligations
  • Carrying out site visits to carry out assessment of the H & S standards on site
  • Assisting in the creation of processes and procedures that comply with the requirements of ISO 9001
  • Obtain where necessary, maintain, and renew relevant accreditations, and ensure adoption within the business

About you:

Minimum 3 years’ experience in a similar role with a supplier or installer of healthcare equipment or fixtures and fittings in domestic, commercial or construction environments.

Previous experience creating and maintaining Health and safety practices

Experience reviewing Method Statements, Risk Assessments and Safe Methods of Working

NEBOSH

NCRQ/NVQ Level 5 or above

IOSH

If you would like to be considered for this opportunity, please click the link to apply or contact Lucy Patterson at Thorn Baker on or

Key Skills: H&S, Health & Safety, Fixtures & Fittings, Healthcare Equipment, NEBOSH, IOSH, NCRQ, ISO 9001

Posted
05/01/2022
Location
West Yorkshire, England, UK