health and safety advisor in exeter

posted
job type
temporary
salary
£ 14.69 per hour
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job details

posted
location
exeter, south west
job category
construction & property
job type
temporary
working hours
Full-Time
salary
£ 14.69 per hour
reference number
H&S Advisor
phone
02920877515
apply now

job description

Are you a meticulous and experienced Health & Safety Advisor? Keen to work in the public sector/local government? We have an exciting opportunity to work within a busy department of one of our clients based in Exeter. Offering full time hours, this is a fantastic opportunity for someone looking for their next career move. If you are happy to take on a temporary contract, are immediately available for work and are able to demonstrate the below skill set, don't hesitate; apply today!

Responsibilities:

This varied role is responsible for providing professional advice for the effective management of H&S across our clients estate which includes their offices and engineering facilities both at their Exeter HQ and their Front-line sites across the country.

As H&S Advisor you will have the opportunity to support staff with day-to-day H&S matters, introduce process driven approaches to H&S across the Met Office estate and develop our H&S Management System to meet the requirements of ISO 45001. Occasional overnight travel to other Met Office sites around the UK may be required.

You will translate in-depth H&S operational knowledge and experience into bringing the existing H&S Management System up to meet ISO45001 requirements, working with teams across the Met Office estate (including the Trade Union) to introduce process driven H&S tools (i.e. templates/procedures/online tools) to encourage a positive H&S culture.

You will operate as a trusted H&S Advisor, providing clear and timely professional advice in accordance with H&S legislation to enable all levels within the organisation to meet their statutory H&S compliance obligations.

You will manage the H&S Management System including overseeing the completion of H&S risk assessments and the DSE assessment process, maintaining H&S records, analysing H&S data (accident, incidents and near misses) to identify key risks and trends and producing reports to identify opportunities for improvement and risk mitigation.

Requirements:

You must be qualified to at least Grad IOSH membership or equivalent

You must have experience of working within a certified OHSAS18001/ISO45001 H&S management System

You must be able to demonstrate operational H&S experience including developing H&S policies and procedures, advising and training staff on H&S practices, reviewing contractor's Risk Assessments and Methods Statements (RAMS)

You must have excellent report writing and oral communications skills and be able to promote and encourage the importance of H&S to all levels within the organisation

You must have experience of conduction H&S audits, investigations and inspections, making appropriate recommendations for change in accordance with H&S legislation

Randstad Business Support acts as an employment business when supplying temporary staff and as an employment agency when introducing candidates for permanent employment with a client. Randstad Business Support is an equal opportunities employer and decisions are made on merits alone.

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