Brighouse, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Posted 1 month ago
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Are you an experienced Health & Safety Officer, free to start work immediately on a 6 month fixed term contract basis?  Would you like to work within a very well-established, highly reputable, dynamic and growing company?  Is Brighouse, West Yorkshire convenient for you?  If so, this could be just the role for you!

Working within the business to set and monitor health and safety standards, ensuring legal requirements are met at all times.  Ensuring workplace activities and facilities do not endanger the health and safety of employees, contractor and customers.  Your duties working as the Health & Safety Officer will include:

  • Establishing safety requirements with the relevant business areas
  • Carrying out daily spot checks, inspecting equipment to ensure safety standards are met
  • Managing all fire safety and fire equipment checks
  • Keeping accurate records, recording and investigating incidents to identify root cause and ensure continuous improvement
  • Producing reports, creating and maintaining H&S policy and procedure documentation
  • Ensuring Fire Plans and Fire Risk Assessments and Business continuity plans are produced and kept up to date
  • Developing and monitoring Risk Assessments
  • Provide Health & Safety training and ensure up to date with regulations
  • Running monthly meetings, ensuring suitable PPE and overseeing site security etc


You will have previous experience of working in a safety role within manufacturing, having a relevant H&S qualification.  In addition, you will be competent at report writing, possessing good analytical skills – good numerical skills and an understanding of statistics.  Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal are also essential, together with excellent problem solving skills.

You will be highly organised, positive, enthusiastic and forward thinking with a “can do” attitude.

In return our client offers a very positive, friendly team working environment in prestigious offices, together with free parking and an outstanding benefits package!

This role is initially being offered as a 6 month fixed term contract with the possibility of being extended.

If you are interested, please contact Deborah or Jeanette on 07917 456472 or 01274 865878 IMMEDIATELY to discuss further!

Elite Personnel Services Limited is an equal opportunities employer acting as an Employment Agency in the case of work-seekers for permanent positions, and as an Employment Business in the case of work-seekers for temporary positions and it is our policy to treat job applicants, employees and workers in the same way, regardless of their sex, sexual orientation, age, race, ethnic origin or disability.




Job Features

Job CategoryHealth & Safety Officer
Job LevelFull-time
SalaryCirca £35,000 pa
Job CodeEP5929
LocationBrighouse, Huddersfield, West Yorkshire

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