Health and Safety Advisor

Location London
Sector: Health and Safety, Pharmaceuticals and Chemicals, Manufacturing
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Job ref: EF2645_1710774807
Published: 25 days ago
Startdate: ASAP

Health and Safety Advisor
Salary: Circa £50,000 plus Excellent Benefits

Irwin and Colton are delighted to be engaged by a renowned research and development facility to recruit a Health and Safety Advisor to join their operational safety team. This position will play a leading role with regard to Chemical Safety and advising on regulatory requirements within the facilities environment.

The organisation is a diverse and complex institution that includes scientific, R&D and laboratory environments, and health and safety is a top priority. This position works collaboratively with other support services to deliver integrated and efficient support.

Responsibilities for the Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Ensuring consistent processes are in place to ensure regulatory compliance and reduction of risk
  • Supporting and advising users on health and safety compliance in new labs and refurbishment projects
  • Developing and establishing key relationships with the Directors of relevant departments and other key stakeholders across the organisation
  • Providing timely reports of all safety and health activity to senior management as required

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar Health and Safety role, ideally from within scientific research, universities, containment facilities, chemical or similar environment
  • Bioscience or chemical degree/qualifications
  • NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent as a minimum and membership of relevant body (e.g., IOSH)
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with experience influencing and engaging with a wide range of stakeholders

This role would suit an experienced Health and Safety professional looking to progress their career further in a successful leading organisation. Please contact Emily Flynn on 01923 433 289 or to apply and for further details.

Irwin and Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and Safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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