Health and Safety Manager

  • Permanent
  • Doncaster, South Yorkshire
  • Posted: 10th February 2020
  • Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
  • Duration:
  • Reference: BBBH5839
  • Industry:
  • Location: Doncaster, South Yorkshire
  • Start Date: Immediately
  • Skills:

Job Purpose:
As a Health and Safety Advisor, you will be responsible for building and developing our Health and Safety initiatives. You will provide specialist Health & Safety support and training of the highest standards to the business, including carrying out Health & Safety inspections throughout site. Having come from a food back ground you will be proficient in the food safety standards required. This is an ideal opportunity for someone to make this area their own to develop and shape it.


  • Developing and implementing health and safety policies and procedures on site, ensuring compliance and keeping updated with key changes to legislation.
  • Engaging with managers, ensuring responsibilities are clear and answering technical Health and Safety related enquires.
  • Conducting audits and inspections, whilst constantly seeking areas for improvement and development in health and safety performance.
  • Maintenance of an effective Safety, Health & Environmental Management System in line with ISO18001 & ISO14001
  • Responsible for the delivery of training and full company induction for all staff
  • Ensure the current Safe Systems of Work and Standard Operating Procedures and manage the development and delivery of new ones as required
  • Be visible across the site and engage well with all staff
  • Coordinate the Safety, Health & Environmental Committee
  • Responsible for the correct management of accident investigation, ensuring root causes have been identified, and ensuring that corrective actions have been completed.
  • Drive accountability for HSE downwards.
  • Keep good channels of communication with production, internal, external stakeholders and the HSE.
  • Help to develop and implement an aligned Cultural and Behavioural Change programme and implement across the site
  • Keep informed of new legislation, and professional and technical developments in health & safety and brief the Management Team accordingly.
  • Achieve and maintain a recognised standard of competency and undertakes continuing professional development.
  • Ensure adequate policies and procedures for the management and control of the company’s waste streams.
  • Responsible for collating the HSE Budget


  • Qualified to NEBOSH and experience of ISO standards
  • This position will require a self-starter who can lead by example and hit the ground running
  • Food Manufacturing experience is essential for this role
  • Train the trainer certificate
  • A strong technical knowledge across relevant health and safety legislation, compliance and regulations specifically within food
  • Be able to develop and deliver effective training courses and presentations to management teams or others in the business.
  • Ability to design and implement effective business focused H&S policies within food
  • Possess excellent written and verbal skills with the ability to communicate with staff at all levels in the business.
  • Ability to build credible relationships across the business at any level
  • Work calmly under pressure
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage competing priorities


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