Health & Safety Specialist

Health & Safety Specialist

Job Title: Health & Safety Specialist
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Blackpool, Lancashire
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Reference: 13850/002_1503044409
Contact Name: Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser
Contact Email:
Job Published: August 18, 2017 09:20

Job Description


6 Month Contract

We have a unique opportunity for an experienced and people focused Health and Safety Specialist to join an established manufacturing company that really invest in its people. This is a successful, growing and dynamic business that are leaders in their field and you will be covering their site in the Blackpool area on a 6 month fixed term basis.

As a successful Health and Safety Specialist your role will be:

  • To provide appropriate up to date guidance and advice on all matters relating to Health and Safety.
  • To regularly audit and evaluate site Health and Safety performance.
  • To promote and provide proactive advice on the attainment of high standards of health and safety practices and procedures and to seek effective solutions.
  • To advise on a range of specialist areas e.g.: environmental, fire safety, hazardous substances, noise, fleet, safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases.
  • Determining ways of reducing risk in the business.
  • Drawing up safe operational practices and identifying all relevant hazards.

As a leading Health and Safety Specialist you will have the following skills, experience and attributes:

  • You will hold a NEBOSH certificate, it would also be advantageous to be member of IOSH.
  • You will have proven experience of implementing H&S in a challenging manufacturing environment.
  • Experience on advising on H&S issues and interpreting H&S legislation to managers and staff.
  • You will have a sound understanding and experience of ISO 450001 / 18001.

Reporting to the Regional Health and Safety Manager, the successful Health and Safety Specialist will be an active member of the organisation. You will currently be working within an evolving organisation, supporting the development of policy and practice within a manufacturing environment.

You will actively promote Health and Safety policies and procedures within the organisation and champion growth on a wider scale. Along with your experience and proven background, the right candidate will also be confident, persuasive and diplomatic to their approach to the post.

On Offer:

  • Up to £28,000 salary
  • Pension
  • Childcare vouchers

If this sounds like you, then click 'apply now' to send your CV straight through to:

Natalie Sabatina-Fraiser

Morgan Ryder Associates

At Morgan Ryder we can provide you with a full range of employment opportunities from short term and fixed term temporary vacancies to permanent positions.

We recruit for companies that operate in the following industries: Food and Drink Manufacturers, FMCG, Packaging, Engineering, Automotive, Aerospace, Warehousing, Logistics, Waste Management, Petro Chemical, Pharmaceutical, Power & Renewable Energy.