Health & Safety Assistant

Health and Safety Assistant


Job Description

I am working with a Fast-Growing Commerce business that is recruiting for a Health & Safety Officer. You will be working in the HR team

The role is based 5 minute walk from the Train station so easy links from Leeds Centre or Bradford Centre

We are seeking a Health and Safety Assistant to augment our HR staff and help to ensure the safety of our growing number of employees.

Reporting to the Senior HR Officer, the successful applicant will be responsible for a range of duties, which include:

Carrying out risk assessments and considering how risks can be reduced.

Outline safe operational procedures.

Ensuring working practices are safe and comply with legislation.

Helping to prepare health and safety strategies.

Taking part in any in-house training with managers and employees on health and safety issues.

Keeping records of inspection findings.

Recording incidents and accidents and producing statistics for the Senior HR Officer.

Candidates should possess excellent written and spoken communication skills. They should also have an investigative mind, IT skills, attention to detail and a flexible approach to work.

This is a new role and would suit someone with a proven interest in health and safety or HR looking to further a career in these sectors.

Shipley, England, UK