Group Health and Safety Manager

Location Thetford
Sector: Health and Safety, Oil, Gas and Extractives
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £68000 per annum + Benefits
Contact name: Kirstie Putman

Contact email:
Job ref: KP1866_1665486700
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Group Health and Safety Manager
Thetford | Circa £68,000 plus Benefits

We've been engaged by a well-established chemical manufacturing company to secure a Group Health and Safety Manager to oversee, maintain and develop current procedures. The role will report to the Operations Director and will lead on health and safety for business. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring a positive and proactive approach to health and safety and reassure key stakeholders that HSE standards are being met.

Responsibilities of the Group Health and Safety Manager will include:

  • Working closely with the senior management team to implement the health, safety and environment policies and procedures in line with the business evolution and growth
  • Engaging across the organisation from the senior management to the shop floor to embed health and safety best practice
  • Managing a regular audit and reporting program and communicating performance across the company
  • Acting as the key Health, Safety and Environment point of contact for a range of stakeholders including external regulators and customers

The successful Group Health and Safety Manager will have:

  • Similar experience in a health, safety and environment role with ideally COMAH or high hazardous industry experience
  • Previous experience within chemicals/pharmaceuticals, heavy manufacturing, waste / recycling or other related high-risk industry experience
  • NEBOSH/NCRQ Diploma in H&S (or equivalent) and membership of IOSH
  • Excellent communications skills with proven experience of engaging with a range of stakeholders

This is a great opportunity to join an established organisation and work on a range of interesting projects. Please contact Kirstie Putman on or 01923 432 635 to apply and for further details.

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