Prime Appointments Colchester, UK
Market leading grower and manufacturer of specialist packed and chilled food products based in rural Colchester are seeking an experienced Heath & Safety Manager to help drive the business forward. This is an exciting opportunity to join an independent company with clear plans for growth and development, who are looking for the right candidate to help make their plans a reality. The Health & Safety Manager is responsible for advice/guidance on company policy relating to health and safety matters. Coordinating the implementation and development of standards covering all H&S activities. Ensuring monitoring of processes, plant and procedures are carried out, review and update the company occupational HSE policy in-line with legislative or organisational changes. Ensure the development of H&S systems, procedures and training and work closely with our insurance and risk management partners to reduce loss and improve safety management systems. The ideal candidate will come from a H&S background, ideally with previous experience with managing and implementing changes within a food manufacturing or farming environment, although other industries would be considered. You will have excellent working knowledge of Health and Safety documentation, risk assessments and safe working methods, including UK, EU and Industry H&S requirements. NEBOSH diploma or equivalent is requirement, as well as good Microsoft Office knowledge. Applicants should be aware that own transport is required due to location. Salary; £30,000-£34,000pa Working on day shift Free onsite parking Good benefits package.