Environmental Health and Safety Advisor

  • Job Reference: 105928945-2
  • Date Posted: 11 September 2019
  • Recruiter: Adecco
  • Location: Petersfield, Hampshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: HR / Recruitment
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

We are currently recruiting for an Environmental Health and Safety Advisor for our client based within the Petersfield area.

Key responsibilities:

  • Provide advice and guidance on Environmental Health and Safety matters and refer requests for assistance where necessary.
  • Investigate accidents, conduct root cause analysis, reporting accidents when required whilst maintaining all accident records.
  • Work in conjunction with Department Managers to assist in the compilation of Risk Assessments, Safe Systems of Work, policy writing, training and Behaviour-Based Safety programmes.
  • Develop and deliver health and safety training to encourage safe working practices.
  • Conduct and report on EHS MS Audits and inspections to ensure site compliance.
  • Undertake monthly reporting at both site and corporate levels.
  • Assist in the specification / selection of the onsite work wear, footwear and PPE contract
  • Control and administration of the onsite fire team and fire marshals.
  • Ensure effective management of hazardous and non-hazardous waste collections.
  • Maintains an awareness of new and existing relevant laws, rules and regulations, and takes actions appropriate to ensure timely compliance and communication to appropriate departments.
  • Coordinate SOMA / OCC Health partnership initiatives as required.
  • Provide technical guidance and support for the implementation and maintenance of the ISO 14001 program.
  • Provide COSHH advice and maintenance of the COSHH management system

To succeed in the role, you need to have the following skills:

  • Excellent presentation and communication skills.
  • Good technical and written communication skills.
  • Handling high volume of correspondence both internal and external.
  • Ability to work independently with oversight. Ability to implement tested concepts is required.
  • Strong analytical skills.
  • Good PC skills to manipulate and present data.
  • Knowledge and experience with UK Environmental, Health & Safety regulations and behaviour-based safety programs.
  • Understanding of COSHH

Experience within Environmental Health & Safety/Health & Safety and a NEBOSH certification is essential.

Should you be interested, please apply or call . Full spec available.

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Please note: This position is based in Petersfield, please only apply if you are willing and able to work in this location, and have the required skills. All applications will be reviewed within five working days by one of our experienced consultants and successful applicants only will be contacted within that time-frame. Please be assured that your details remain confidential and they will not be sent out to our client(s) until you have been contacted by us and have given us your consent, in accordance with REC guidelines. Adecco is an equal opportunities employer.

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