Health And Safety Assistant

Our Client is a specialist glass and Glazing distributor and installer who are dedicated to Bus,
Coach, Rail & Motor home Applications
As a Health and Safety Assistant you will be required to assist the Group Health and Safety Manager
to support and advise the business on all aspects of Health and Safety. You will assist with managing
and monitoring standards, processes, communications, training and systems to ensure all responsibilities
associated with Health and Safety within the group are adhered to.
They currently have 6 depots across the UK, including Ireland and Scotland, so the perfect candidate
will need to be happy with potentially travelling at least once a month.
Some of the other key responsibilities of the Health and Safety Assistant role are:
·Assist the Group Health and Safety Manager with ensuring a safe workplace environment without risk to health
·Assist with ensuring all Health and Safety policies, procedures, rule and regulations are adhered
to and are regularly reviewed, updated and communicated to all staff
·Assist with promoting Health and Safety and safe working practices in the workplace
·Assist with generic risk assessments and in some cases specific risk assessments for the tasks
and activities carried out by the company
·Assist with investigations into accidents and near-miss incidents and to record the findings on the relevant forms
·Assist with the reporting of incidents under R.I.D.D.O.R
·Assist with conducting Health and Safety inspections and help prepare reports and documents as required
·Assist with arranging training/ certification to meet the legal requirements
·Keep up to date with changes in legislation and assist with implementing such changes where relevant
You must be NEBOSH qualified. IOSH qualification is preferred. Previous experience
in a health and safety role is essential.
A company car will be provided due to the travel, this is something you need to have for the role.
Working Hours: 41.25 hours per week, Monday to Friday, 8am to 5pm.
The salary is £22,000 to £26,000 depending on experience.