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Interim Health and Safety Advisor

Irwin & Colton
West Midlands, Birmingham, England
£350 - £400 per day
Closing date
28 May 2024

Job Details

Interim Health & Safety Advisor | Birmingham | Circa £350-400 Per Day (Outside IR35)

We have been engaged by a global leader in the waste and recycling industry to recruit an Interim Health and Safety Advisor. The company has over a hundred locations across the world and an extensive network and workforce across the UK. The Interim Health and Safety Advisor will support site-based operations across several locations in the West Midlands over a 6 month period (potential to extend), and are looking for an individual with expertise within chemical engineering, research & development and high hazardous operations.

Responsibilities of the Interim Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Working closely with the Regional SHE Manager to implement the company-wide safety, health and environmental strategy
  • Engaging across sites at all levels, from senior management to site operatives to embed safety, health and environment best practice
  • Delivering support and training to site operatives on health, safety and environment issues as required
  • Performing regular audits and inspections across sites in the regional area, accurately reporting on findings
  • Undertaking incident investigation and Root Cause Analysis
  • Ensuring adherence to relevant regulations and legislation, striving to reach industry best practice

The successful Interim Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Previous experience within chemicals and high hazardous operations
  • Previous experience within heavy manufacturing, waste / recycling or other related high-risk industry experience also beneficial
  • NEBOSH Certificate (or equivalent) in health and safety and membership of IOSH
  • NEBOSH or IEMA Environmental Management Certificate (desirable)
  • Excellent communication skills with proven experience of engaging with a range of stakeholders

This role would suit an experienced SHE professional looking to progress their career further in a successful and growing global organisation. Please contact Tom Hewat on or 01923 432 637 to apply and for further details.

Irwin and 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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Irwin and Colton is a specialist recruitment company supporting health, safety, environment and sustainability professionals in creating a safe and sustainable future for the world.  We recruit experienced HSE professionals from Advisor through to Director level, covering all industry sectors and working across the UK and internationally. 

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