Health and Safety Advisor – South West and South Wales
12th Feb, 2024 Read time 3 minutes

Health and Safety Advisor – South West and South Wales

Company Website: https://www.currys.co.uk/
Location: Field Based
Last Updated: 12th February 2024

Full Job Description

Field Based (UK) (LF001) – covering Southwest England and South Wales
Permanent
Full Time – Monday to Friday
Grade 3
Salary – £31,000 – £33,000 per annum depending on experience, plus company car

Our passion at Currys is helping everyone enjoy the latest tech. We’re proud of the service levels we provide for our customers – online, in-store or in their homes. And it’s all down to our people, 30,000+ capable and committed colleagues, learning together, growing together, making us amazing and celebrating the wins.

We are looking for an enthusiastic, motivated individual to join us as a Health and Safety Advisor. You must be an excellent communicator and enjoy working independently within a supportive team.

You will be working within a small dynamic team of eight and you’ll engage with our management teams within five of our supply chain Customer Service Centres in Southwest England and South Wales to promote a positive Health and Safety culture.

You will work from home with regular visits to your sites, and occasional overnight stays, and you’ll have the freedom to plan and organise your own work schedule with some flexibility on hours depending on business needs.

As part of this role, you’ll be responsible for:

  • Assisting in the roll out and communication of Health, Safety and Environmental procedures, guidance and ensuring your sites are compliant
  • Attending site monthly Health and Safety meetings to discuss and deal with any site-specific matters arising and updating the teams with regards to Health and Safety improvement plans and initiatives
  • Ensuring that sites investigate accidents and incidents in a timely manner, capturing all the required information to ensure root cause analysis can be carried out and any recommendations and/or remedial actions can be initiated
  • Being a source of Health and Safety advice, providing support and assistance on all Health and Safety to teams and managers within your sites
  • Participating in the delivery of a robust audit and inspection programme throughout the year

You will need:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent
  • Good understanding of UK Health and Safety legislation
  • Excellent communication skills (both verbally and written)
  • Flexible and willing to travel to your sites in Southwest England and South Wales and further afield as needed, with occasional overnight stays as required
  • A full valid driving licence

It would be great if you had:

  • Some experience of risk assessments, environmental impact assessments, accident investigation and contractor management
  • Experience of supply chain and or logistics

We know our people are the magic ingredient in our success. That’s why we reward you with benefits that go deeper than just the day-to-day. Benefits that work for you, your lifestyle and your career. They include:

 

  • Performance related bonus
  • Competitive pension scheme
  • Product discounts on the latest tech
  • A range of wellbeing initiatives

Beyond that, we’ll be with you every step of the way, enabling you to get the most out of your role, grow your skills and see your career develop in the way you want. Be part of our talented team and unbox your passion at the UK’s best-known retailer in tech.

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