Health Safety & Environmental Officer

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Metals industry

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £33k per year + benefits

  • Contact:

    Scott McIntee

  • Contact email:

  • Contact phone:

    01384 446180

  • Job ref:


Health Safety & Environmental Officer


Due to continued growth this well established presswork manufacturer are seeking a Health Safety and Environmental Officer.


Salary: circa £33,000 plus benefits


Suitable for: Health Safety & Envirnimental Officer, HSE Officer, Health and Safety Coordinator, Health and Safety Advisor


Commutable from: Birmingham, Bromsgrove, Redditch, Droitwich, Solihull, Worcester, Warwick


Job Purpose / Objectives

  • Generate and implement safe working practices within the facility
  • Audit process, conduct risk assessments and implement improvements.
  • Ensure company complies with latest legislations
  • Generate health safety and environmental policies
  • Lead Health, safety and environmental meetings
  • Promote and drive a health and safety /environmental culture within the factory.
  • Maintain companies ISO14001:2015 certification.


Job Responsibiities and Major Activities 

  • Carry out ISO14001 audits and review and maintain management system in line with Environmental legislation
  • Contribute to the business to help to achieve Environmental objectives
  • Assess, analyse and collate environmental performance data and report to staff / management
  • Ensure ISO14001 awareness is effectively communicated to management and staff.
  • Prepare reports on health and safety / environmental aspects, in order to ensure that management have the information required to support decision making
  • Generate key performance indicators (KPIs), relevant to all key areas for health safety and environmental standards.
  • Assist peers to deliver ongoing improvement to business results
  • Ensure any potential risks or hazards to the business or employees' area effectively communicated to management and staff
  • Be contactable out of hours on the rare occasions this may be needed.
  • Set up evidence monitoring for health and safety or environmental concerns tracking and reporting procedures,
  • Review and if necessary, adjust current procedures and processes in order to improve the safety and limit risks to employees.


Key Skills and Attributes

  • Leadership and man- management skills
  • Interpersonal skills
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills
  • Excellent organisational and follow-up skills
  • Competent in problem solving, planning and decision making
  • Ability to work on own initiative


Experience and Qualifications

  • AT least 3 years' experience in a similar role
  • Health safety and ISO14001:2015 environmental training - IMEI / NEBOSH desirable but not essential.
  • Able to review and maintain EMS and lead annual external Audit to ISO14001:2015 standard
  • COSHH Trained
  • Handling of H & S Investigations
  • Experience of formulating, implementing and revising HS & E policies and procedures.

Please apply as soon as possible to be considered for this desirable Health and Safety Officer role with a highly respected employer.

Your CV will be forwarded to Jonathan Lee Recruitment, a leading engineering and manufacturing recruitment consultancy established in 1978. The services advertised by Jonathan Lee Recruitment are those of an Employment Agency.

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