Trainee Health & Safety Officer in London

OVERVIEWYou can get further details about the nature of this opening, and what is expected from applicants, by reading the below. Our client has an excellent opportunity for a bright, resourceful and organised Trainee Health & Safety Officer to join their Greenwich Newstrade team. Our clients team play an important role in supporting our business to deliver world-class service and time-critical newspapers & magazines to their 7,200+ retail customers across the South East of England. Join their team, and you’ll do so much more than you think. You will work closely with their operational management teams who are great with people and instinctively know what needs to be done meaning, you’ll be in great company. You’ll become an expert.

Job description

OVERVIEW


You can get further details about the nature of this opening, and what is expected from applicants, by reading the below.

Our client has an excellent opportunity for a bright, resourceful and organised Trainee Health & Safety Officer to join their Greenwich Newstrade team. Our clients team play an important role in supporting our business to deliver world-class service and time-critical newspapers & magazines to their 7,200+ retail customers across the South East of England.

Join their team, and you’ll do so much more than you think. You will work closely with their operational management teams who are great with people and instinctively know what needs to be done meaning, you’ll be in great company.

You’ll become an expert. A trusted advisor. An inspiration as well as a guide. The person who gets to support their teams to develop, implement, embed and promote our safety culture.

Health & safety will be important, of course, as will things like preparing data, presenting health & safety updates, supporting colleagues and developing their heath & safety processes. But truly great stakeholder management will be your main aim. Happy to help, highly visible, eager to learn and just a little bit obsessed with keeping our team safe and well.

You’ll need to be friendly and outgoing, and you get a buzz from helping others. You’ll be happy to expand your skills by using new technology and learning new ways of embedding their health & safety policies.

And, let’s not forget you will be joining one of the UK’s largest and most recognised distribution brands, where career, personal development and going the ‘extra mile’ is at the heart of their company ethos.

WHAT YOU WILL DO

  • Provide all employees with health and safety training and induction training, co-ordinate, monitor and ensure risk assessments and safe systems of work are regularly reviewed and update
  • Develop and always maintains a professional working relationship with employees at all levels and promote exceptional standards
  • Promote and raise Health, Safety awareness and culture across all locations
  • Provide support and advice to all locations as required on all health and safety related issues
  • Carry out accident investigations and produce reports which identify causes and actions to prevent reoccurrence
  • Analyse all accident data to identify trends and introduce safe controls where appropriate. Develop and maintain health and safety audits
  • Review/Produce risk assessments and all other Health and Safety documentation as necessary
  • Organise and attend Health and Safety committee meetings within business units

WHAT YOU NEED

  1. Some educational and/or hand’s on Health & Safety experience
  2. Interest in working towards your NEBOSH qualification or equivalent
  3. Keenness to learn relevant Health & Safety laws
  4. An ability to handle responsibility and keep calm under pressure
  5. Able to research, understand, relay and implement regulatory information, verbally and written to internal and external sources.
  6. Able to use Microsoft, Excel & MS Word

HOW OUR CLIENT WILL REWARD YOU

In addition to a competitive remuneration package and company benefits, they provide ongoing development and learning programmes, services and support designed to help you manage and balance your work/life priorities.

  • 31 Days Annual Leave (Plus 2 Fixed Days)
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Cycle To Work Scheme
  • Life Cover
  • Eye Care
  • Free On-Site Parking

Extra information

Status
Open
Education Level
Other
Location
London
Working hours per week
4 - 40
Type of Contract
Casual / Part Time Jobs
Published at
11-07-2021
Profession Sub-category
Health / Medical
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
Languages
English

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