Health and Safety (HSE) Manager

Atlas Copco
Hemel Hempstead, United Kingdom
Closing date
9 Dec 2023

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Contract Type
Full Time
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To support the implementation and the maintenance of the Health, Safety & Environmental management system. To ensure the continued implementation of ISO45001 and ISO14001 across the Atlas Copco Compressors business. This will involve working away from home to visit Atlas Copco locations in the UK & Ireland.

The role:
  • Provide Legal advice on UK & Ireland Health, Safety & Environmental Legislation
  • Review and monitor existing and new Health, Safety & Environmental Legislation.
  • Ensure the requirements of the standards for ISO45001 & ISO14001 are maintained.
  • Support the Health, Safety & Environmental management system.
  • Assist in the development of company Health, Safety & Environmental procedures, work instructions etc.
  • To travel and stay away from home to perform site inspections and audits.
  • Support audits by external 3rd parties.
  • Help to Plan, conduct, and record internal Health, Safety & Environmental audits, develop corrective actions and improvement plans.
  • Develop and update risk assessments.
  • Assist with accident investigations, maintain accident statistics.
  • Collate data for the environmental reporting requirements of the organisation.
  • Provide information to the senior management teams at monthly meetings.
  • To perform other Health, Safety & Environment related duties as required

To succeed you will need:
  • Health, Safety and Environmental Training
  • Experience of ISO45001 & ISO14001
  • Previous experience of monitoring UK legal compliance and providing legal advice.
  • Development of management systems
  • Experience of planning and performing audits.
  • Experience of developing and communicating risk assessments and safe systems of work.
  • Managed accident investigations
  • A good understanding of Microsoft systems e.g., word, excel, outlook, power point etc.
  • Ability to identify alternatives to current thinking; ability to develop and implement innovative solutions to problems
  • Able to promote, develop and maintain a positive health & safety culture, and environmental standards required to continually improve and meet the stakeholder's expectations.
  • Full driving license

Educational requirements

Levels 3, 5 or 6 in Occupational Health & Safety, or equivalent experience

In return, we offer you:
  • A supportive working environment, within a collaborative team.
  • Dynamic & innovative with a strong sense of purpose.
  • Training from day one, with at least 40 hours of training offered per year.
  • An excellent benefits package - including a desirable pension scheme.

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