Technical Manager - Health & Safety, Stores in Bradford

About The... We’ve got a fantastic job for a Technical Manager - Health & Safety, Stores to cover the South region on a 6 month contract. Supporting the Head of Group Health and Safety to uphold the Health & Safety and...

Job description

About The Role
We’ve got a fantastic job for a Technical Manager - Health & Safety, Stores to cover the South region on a 6 month contract.

Supporting the Head of Group Health and Safety to uphold the Health & Safety and legality of our Brand across our whole business, Stores. You will ensure continuous improvement and implement best practice to keep colleagues & customers safe. 

You’ll work with internal and external stakeholders to meet these objectives and drive improvements in Health & Safety culture and compliance, focusing heavily on Fire Safety. The consequences of failure could result in customer or colleague harm or even death, which may have a secondary impact of unlimited fines, adverse publicity and serious damage to the brand.

A key responsibility in this role will be Fire Risk Assessments across stores in the South and therefore maintaining H&S and Fire Safety Standards across our stores through the risk assessments, guidance, advise and support.

This is a field based position, it would be preferable that applicants reside in the South East/West

Knowledge Required:

Degree in Health & Safety, a science or closely related subject NEBOSH diploma (desirable)
Member of relevant professional organisation (IOSH) & undertaking CPD
In-depth knowledge and understanding of the Health & Safety management systems including Fire.
In-depth knowledge and understanding of Health & Safety and related legislation and its requirements
About You
Skills Required:

Excellent and strong communication, engagement and motivational skills
Excellent analytical skills and ability to produce management information in impactful ways
Ability to coach to drive performance improvement
The ability to engage with colleagues at all levels to drive improvements
Ability to influence business decisions that impact on Health & Safety and legality
The ability to champion the customer and retain a customer focus whilst keeping Health & Safety at the forefront
Ability to identify risk and prioritise tasks
Tenacity to follow up and resolve issues
Analytical thinking

Experience:

Minimum of 5 years experience in Health & Safety/Fire Safety management 
Experience working in a complex organisation with multiple Stakeholders
Experience working in in Retail 
Fire Risk Assessment Experience

Auditing experience
Incident investigation and management 

About The Company
We’re passionate about providing quality, value and freshness from farm to fork.

Putting our customers and colleagues first, our teams champion safety, quality, legality and integrity across every aspect of our business. We keep a close eye on everything to provide products and services our customers, stakeholders and communities can trust.

Caring about our customers and colleagues, we build our brand and put new ideas into action on Market Street. We audit stores and manage any incidents. We consult with government and agencies on new developments. We keep everyone safe and make sure everything is legal and top-notch quality from our logistics and manufacturing sites to our stores, suppliers and own-brand products.

Extra information

Status
Open
Location
Bradford
Published at
11-01-2022
Profession Sub-category
Retail
Full UK/EU driving license preferred
No
Car Preferred
No
Must be eligible to work in the EU
No
Cover Letter Required
No
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