H&S Advisor

  • Job Reference: 17110807924032555518
  • Date Posted: 30 November 2017
  • Location: NW Scotland
  • Salary: £27,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Food Manufacture
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time
  • Contact: Robert Salter
  • Email: rob.salter@magrec.co.uk
  • Telephone: 0208 547 3399

Job Description

My Client, one of the largest seafood companies in the world, are looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to join their team at their new, state of the art feed plant in NW Scotland.


Assist with the development, implementation and maintenance of Health & Safety Policies/Procedures, and to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation.


Key Responsibilities

  • Recommend, develop and implement policies and procedures to ensure high standards of Health & Safety practice and compliance with UK legislation

  • Assist with and investigate accidents and dangerous occurrences, produce reports, make recommendations and advise the Company on common law claims relating to safety or occupational health issues as required

  • Monitor and maintain all necessary registers, records and statistical information, including accident/incident records, risk assessments and COSHH records

  • Identify, develop and participate in safety training programmes as required by UK law and/or company policy

  • Ensure that new equipment and plant is assessed for risk and that appropriate procedures and safe systems of work are complied with

  • Maintain Company Safety Policy documents

  • Coordinate and deliver in house Health & Safety, manual handling, confined space entry and chemical handling courses

  • Promote safety awareness at all levels and in all area


Required Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)

  • Experience in Modern Safety Management and Loss/Risk Management

  • Experience in a production or manufacturing management role  in a relevant sector

  • Excellent people management skills

  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written, and be detail oriented

  • Excellent organisation/prioritisation skills

  • Proficient computer skills


Interested? Then click the apply button today, or contact me for further information on 01233 223 712 / rob.salter@magrec.co.uk


All Applicants must have the right to work in the UK or hold the appropriate work permit.