Environmental Health & Safety Supervisor

Recruiter
Meriden Media
Location
Preston, Lancashire
Salary
Competitive salary
Posted
12 Feb 2021
Closes
05 Mar 2021
Role
Specialist
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Part Time

We are currently recruiting for a Permanent Environmental Health & Safety Supervisor for our client who are a global manufacturer of innovative treatment systems.

Reporting to the Health & Safety Manager, you will inspect and assess the environment, equipment, and process in the work areas.

As an Environmental Health & Safety Supervisor your duties will be:

  • Record the main EH&S performance indicators at European level and present the facts and preventive/corrective actions during the monthly meeting.
  • Organize, coordinate, and monitor internal and external audits in matters of environment and safety. Advise management plants to maintain ISO 14001 certificate and pass the Global Safety Standard of CCC.
  • Assist department heads in their safety meetings. Advise management on worker training.
  • Lead the investigation after any incident, accident or near miss and report in the Incident report database. Analyse the causes to define the prevention countermeasures. - Lead the investigation of any environmental discrepancies in terms of emissions, waste, pollution, and spills. Report the findings in the incident report database and define the countermeasures.
  • Establish new contracts with subcontractors for environmental matters (GHG/CO2 emissions, analyses, measurements, waste management, etc.) and monitor contractors, including auditing + reporting in Supplier Evaluation Report data base Lotus Notes.
  • Carry out and regularly update all the risk assessments of the 3 factories. analyse the risks (determine the appropriate preventive measures). Use, supervise, and track the subcontractors or the consultant to ensure progress is made. Issue a monthly activity report Create, update, assess and audit safety and environmental procedures, considering legal requirements. - Verify and improve the working environment by inspecting the equipment and the installation regarding safety & housekeeping, measurements of noise, dust, and air quality. Make sure that all new equipment meets company and legal safety requirements.

An ideal Environmental Health & Safety Supervisor will hold the following skills and experiences:

  • NEBOS/IBOSH qualified and significant experience
  • A team player who has an engaging style and directing only when necessary
  • Calm, patient and assertive, with excellent negotiation, communication, and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong analytical, problem-solving, and organisational skills.
  • Capable of acquiring and applying detailed legal, technical, and regulatory information.
  • Ideal but not essential- Member of a professional body such as the Institute of Occupational Health and Safety