Health & Safety Manager

Andy File Associates Limited are working as a Recruitment Agency on behalf of our client with regards this permanent vacancy.

Summary of Main Duties and Responsibilities:

1. Manage company Health & Safety systems including attainment / retention of any accreditation .

• Compile & maintain all COSHH records.
• Compile, maintain & review all Risk Assessments.
• Compile, maintain, and review all Safe Systems of Work including methods of relaying instruction to workforce.
• Responsibility for company compliance with all current legislation.
• Organise and chair regular health & safety meetings.

2. Responsibility for recording information and meeting site wide KPI targets for health & safety.

3. Responsibility for safety checks on site.

• Ensure Monthly Department Safety checks are completed.
• Enforce site wide wearing of PPE.
• Police daily working practices and that all Safe Systems of Work are adhered to.

4. Responsibility for management of Health, Safety & Welfare budget.

• Responsibility cleaning and welfare.
• Responsibility for all PPE.

5. Management of Training Systems.

• Ensure departmental training matrices are up to date.
• Identify with Department Manager any shop floor training needs.
• Organise training & maintain shop floor employee training files.
• Implement systems of tool box talks to convey relevant information to workforce.

6. Responsibility for Occupational Health issues.

• Implement systems of periodic health screening for shop floor employees.
• Organise medical checks for new starters.

7. Management of environmental issues and controls (as part of Operations Department)

• Familiarity with Environmental Management System and all related procedures and controls.
• Police environmental issues on both sites.

8. Responsibility for Welfare Facilities on site.

• Supervision of sub contract cleaners
• Day to day management of all issues.

9. Management of Sub Contractors on Site.

• Liaise with Engineering on H&S issues relating to use of sub contractors.
• Implementation and control of CDM on projects / work as necessary.

10. Supervision of site labour

Preferred Qualifications/ Skills:


Knowledge of industry and processes.
Management abilities and experience of management techniques.
Knowledge of legislation and relevant codes of practice – ISO: 9001 and 14001
Ability to implement and work to principals of Construction Design Management.
Will have the confidence to enforce Health & Safety within the workplace.
NEBOSH Certificate
Full driving licence


NEBOSH Diploma

Some flexibility with regard to hours of work may be required to suit the requirements of the business.


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