HSE Manager - West Midlands

£45-£50K – depending on experience - Manufacturing
Ref: 316 Date Posted: Tuesday 01 Jun 2021
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Job Title: HSE Manager

Location: Coventry

Salary: £45-£50K – depending on experience

Hours: Monday to Friday 0700-1400 42.5 hours per week

Established in early 2000, an outstanding opportunity has arisen for an exceptional HSE Manger to join one of the fastest growing family run businesses in Warwickshire. Our prestigious client oozes quality in everything they do! The owners lead by example and their employees work with desire, passion and enthusiasm to make a difference! A wonderful company culture with real values and a vision to match!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Encouraging innovative ways of working and challenging existing operational practices to continually enhance and drive HSE excellence
  • Supporting the creation and delivery of strategic HSE activities
  • Supporting the delivery and revision of key site documentation
  • Responsible for frontline HSE advice across the site
  • Owning and driving a culture of safety onsite
  • Motivating, coaching and encouraging all personnel in HSE matters
  • To assist in ensuring that the client operates within its environmental permits and other permissions and that significant breaches and risks are brought to the company’s attention
  • Prepare monthly, quarterly, and annual company HSE reports for Directors/Senior Management
  • Manage critical suppliers’ audits and internal processes to minimise HSE risk
  • Defining and delivering appropriate HSE training interventions within the business to ensure employees are competent to deliver their accountabilities
  • Conducting risk reviews and gap assessments to identify non-conformance and address areas of concern
  • Ensuring that serious incidents are thoroughly investigated both internally and with insurers to determine root cause, prevent recurrence and identify areas of improvement
  • Managing and handling internal, third party (sub-contractor) and external audits; managing and responding to external stakeholders as required
  • Review, monitor, analyse and report HSE metrics, objectives and targets for business improvement
  • Management of Annual Health Surveillance & Occupational Health referrals
  • Ensuring the company is compliant on all legislative requirements
  • Developing and implementing HSE systems and processes and ensuring they are followed
  • Ensuring the safety of all employees and visitors on site

The ideal candidate specification:

  • Previous hands on HSE experience as an HSE Advisor/HSE Manager within a manufacturing environment, preferably with an engineering background.
  • Understanding of chemical use & COSHH
  • NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety
  • Membership of IOSH (minimum Chartered)
  • To be fully conversant with ISO 9001, 14001, 45001
  • Strong practical understanding of relevant UK Health, Safety & Environmental legislation
  • Ability to lead and make decisions.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to persuade and influence at all levels
  • Ability to analyse and report data effectively
  • Excellent planning and organisation skills
  • Ability to adapt and respond to change
  • Able to demonstrate ability to achieve objectives and exceed expectations
  • Applicants must have a full UK driving licence