A stable manufacturing company in the Lurgan area with aggressive expansion planned for the year ahead is currently seeking an experienced
Health and Safety Officer -
You must have previous experience, ideally in a manufacturing environment and ideally with some experience of environmental.
Quality and R&D you will be responsible for the maintenance and continuous review of all aspects of Health & Safety including H&S audits, risk assessments, H&S reports..
Key responsibilities will include:-
Maintain company compliance ensuring all policies, procedures and processes are regularly reviewed and communicated and up to date with current operational processes and the latest regulations.
Participate in the audit certification
Maintain and conduct detailed audits and risk assessments to ensure compliance with Environmental & Health & Safety system standards.
Complete Health & Safety inductions for all new employees and visitors to the site.
Complete prompt Near Miss and Accident reports and investigations ensuring appropriate corrective actions are implemented to reduce or eliminate further risk to employees.
Control and maintain all records of accidents, near miss, risk assessments, audits and actions logs for all H&S activities.
Ensure regular safety inspections are carried out in all areas including fire drills, working fire alarms, fire extinguishers and fire doors including access to the evacuation area.
Carry out H&S audit of company site service vehicles & as necessary support Site Services with H&S issues on Customers Sites.
Maintain the Health and Safety training matrix and initiate and lead H&S tool box talks with all relevant departments.
Maintain equipment register / maintenance register / lifting equip register (RSA Inspections).
General administration duties as required within the department.
The ideal candidate should be able to meet or exceed the following:-
Third level qualification in Engineering, H&S/Quality or other related field
A minimum of 5 years’ experience working in a Health & Safety Manager/Officer role
IOSH / NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent knowledge
Experience of handling H&S and accident investigations
Experience in carrying out safety inductions and H&S internal audits and risk assessments
Ability to communicate effectively in writing and orally at all levels within the organisation
Demonstrated experience and knowledge of H&S objective planning, control and improvement including working to audited ISO Health and Safety, and Quality standards