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Health & Safety Manager

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    Truck & Bus

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  • Salary:

    £40k - 55k per year

  • Contact:

    Gary Felt

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  • Contact phone:

    0333 333 5978

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  • Published:

    19 days ago

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Job role: Health & Safety Manager - Garage workshop Operations
Location: Northampton
Salary: £40,000 - £55,000 DOE
Contract type: Full time / Permanent
My client is a specialist in HGV Service, Maintenance and Repair. They have nationwide coverage working with a number of the leading transport firms across the country.
At their UK head office in Northampton, they are actively seeking to recruit an experienced Health & Safety Manager with experience within the Transport and Transport Engineering sectors.
Key Duties
·Develop, maintain and co-ordinate health and safety policies and procedures across multiple workshops.
·Ensure compliance to health and safety regulations by all employees of the business; providing the necessary training and ongoing meetings to assist the employee.
·Ensure equipment in all sites are installed safely and maintained to the necessary standard.
·Undertake risk assessments and site inspections. Identifying potential hazards and determining ways of reducing risks.
·Keep up to date the safe operational practices ensuring adherence to any changes in legislation.
·Ensure all First Aider and Fire Marshall responsibilities are carried out as per agreed policy and procedures.
·Recording and investigating incidents, accidents and complaints, and cases of ill health.
·Investigate any health and safety issues raised by management or employees.
·Ensure health and safety policies and procedures are continually reviewed and updated
·Produce reports for health and safety statistics, and trends writing regular articles in order to communicate to all employees on health and safety issues and changes to regulations.
·Management of the Continuous Professional Development (CPD) log as part of the Senior Managers Regime/ Certificate Regime.  
·Pass and maintain the requirements of the Relevant Regulator's "fit and proper test" as required.
·Adhere to the Individual Conduct Rules as part of the Senior Managers Regime/ Certificate Regime.  
·Attend training courses as required to enable you to develop your skills and knowledge through continuous professional development.
· Management responsibilities for the Control of Contractors within any wholly owned or customer site.

About you
Key Skills
·Experience of working in an HGV workshop environment ideally to include safe working at heights
·Strong analytical problem solving and organizational skills
·Being qualified to NEBOSH General Certificate (or equivalent)
·Being qualified in NEBOSH Occupational Health and Safety Certificate (or equivalent)
·Hold a IOSH Managing Safety Certificates (or equivalent)
·Hold a IOSH Risk Awareness Certificates (or equivalent)
·Hold a Manual Handling for Assessors Certificate (or equivalent)
·Fire management and risk assessment experience essential
·Committed to providing excellent customer care with the ability to communicate in verbal and written forms at all levels
·Excellent organizational skills
·Ability to prioritise multiple tasks and work to tight deadlines
·Ability to give constructive feedback to all levels of staff

To make an application for this role, either send a copy of your current CV via this advert or alternatively call Gary on 07552 367 840 for a confidential conversation on the particulars of the position.