Environment, Health and Safety Advisor

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Gateshead, Tyne and Wear, England
£40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
04 Jun 2021
02 Jul 2021
Kirstie Putman
Contract Type
Full Time
IOSH Qualification

Environment, Health and Safety Advisor
Gateshead | £40,000 - £45,000 plus Excellent Benefits

We've been engaged by a specialist industrial manufacturing company to recruit an Environment, Health and Safety Advisor. The organisation has a global reach and is a leader in their field and this role will be based at their major UK manufacturing facility in Gateshead.

Environment, Health and Safety are part of the fabric of this organisation and they have an exceptional track record. This role will join the existing health and safety team and will play a key part in the continuing the success.

Responsibilities for the Environment, Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Acting as a key point of contact for managers across the organisation on Environment, Health and Safety matters
  • Advising and supporting the use of relevant management systems (OHSAS18001 & ISO 14001)
  • Helping to ensure the facility is fully compliant with both UK legislation and the global strategy for Health, Safety and Environment
  • Auditing Safety, Health and Environmental performance, accurately reporting and investigating incidents and near misses
  • Engaging with key internal and external stakeholders including contractors, regulators, and enforcement agencies where applicable

The successful Environment, Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role ideally within a related manufacturing or industrial environment
  • NEBOSH or NCRQ Diploma (or equivalent), membership of a relevant body (e.g. IOSH)
  • An enthusiastic and positive approach to health and safety
  • Excellent communication skills with proven experience engaging clients, staff, and contractors

This is an excellent opportunity to work for a global industry leader in a progressive and forward-thinking environment. For more information and to apply please contact Kirstie Putman on or 01923 432 635.

Irwin & Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and Safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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