health and safety assistant in wednesbury

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wednesbury, west midlands
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As a part of the health and safety team on site following training where needed you will assist in the delivery off;-

 Assist the health and safety team in supporting the organisation and staff on aspects of H&S procedures and legislation

 Undertake training to carry out inspections, surveys and audits as required, producing and maintain Risk, Ergonomic, Hand and Arm Vibration studies, Manual Handling, and COSHH Assessments.

 Following training provide induction training for new staff, contractors etc.

 Assist in maintaining ISO 14001, OHAS 18001, and ISO 50001 systems, ensuring compliance.

 Ensure that all staff / employees have the correct and up to date information and means to comply with H&S regulations in their day to day duties

 Assist in ensuring all safety issues with the buildings, equipment and machinery are addressed and dealt with, including but not limited to electrical, Chemical, Noise, Local Extraction Ventilation, Lifting Operations, and Lifting Equipment Regulations and general safety checks.

 Participate in maintaining the policies and procedures related to its Lower Tier COMAH status as a chemical plant Including BOW tie, Layers of Protection Analysis, Failure Effect Mode Analysis and Human Facture analysis studies.

 Administrate and review the E-learning, H&S training modules, and other health and safety documentation.

 Actively promote and communicate Health and safety messages via campaigns, multimedia and training.

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A self-starter with excellent communication and interpersonal skills. You will be conscientious, methodical and able to work to your own initiative. You must have the ability to deliver under pressure, be enthusiastic and responsible. Task orientated with the ability to build effective relationships, you will adopt a proactive approach to supporting the Health & Safety Function.

Ideal Candidate Requirements

 Health & Safety, Environmental, Chemical, Manufacturing related degree or a related subject.

 Awareness of working within the Automotive or Manufacturing industry would be an advantage (but not essential)

 Excellent Microsoft experience - Word, Excel and PowerPoint

 Professional membership of IOSH/IEMA/CQI would be helpful

If you feel like you have the right education background and most of assets lined up above please apply with your cv.


Health & Safety, Environmental, Chemical, Manufacturing


Health & Safety, Environmental, Chemical, Manufacturing related degree or a related subject.