22nd Feb, 2021 Read time 3 minutes

Health and Safety Manager (Arkonik)

Company Website: https://www.arkonik.com/
Location: Mells, Somerset
Last Updated: 22nd February 2021

We’re looking for an experienced Health & Safety Manager to join our team. Within this role, you will be responsible for coordinating, supporting and advising the Business on all aspects with regards to Health and Safety.

Arkonik is a business in growth, with a new US location, which will provide you with the opportunity to grow and progress within the company. As the largest industrial-scale vehicle restoration business in the world, we have a growing focus in sustainability, which you will play a large part in supporting.

Key responsibilities
Ensure a safe workplace environment without risk to health
Project manage various site development projects with the Site Manager
Ensure that all Health & Safety policies, procedures, rules and regulations are adhered to and are regularly reviewed, updated and communicated
Ensure the Company meets its statutory obligations in all areas pertaining to health, safety and welfare at work, including statutory training and reporting
Ensure the completion and regular review of risk assessments for all work equipment and operations.
Ensure that all accidents are documented, investigated and recommended improvements implemented.
Ensure that safety inspections are carried out, fire drills and fire alarms are correctly reported, safety inspections, risk assessments and lone working procedures are managed and employees are aware of their responsibilities
Coordinate the development of health & safety policies, systems of work and procedures. Ensure full and accurate health and safety and training records are maintained
Establish a full programme of documented health & safety inspections, audits and checks
Establish and implement a structured programme of health & safety training throughout the Company
Liaise with external health & safety consultants in the provision of training programmes and health and safety services
Keep up to date with all aspects of relevant health, safety & welfare at work legislation and communicate relevant changes to the business
Provide regular reports to the Human Resources Manager, Board of Directors/Senior Management Team on relevant health and safety activities
Participate in monthly meetings when required
Any other reasonable duties which may be required by management from time to time.
Ideal candidate
At least five years experience in a similar role
NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety
Experience in handling H&S investigations
Experience in creating, implementing and enforcing H&S policies and procedures
Confidential in all matters
Professional approach with strong interpersonal skills
Strong IT skills
Flexible and co-operative at all times
Able to understand the commercial needs of the business
Desirable: NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety
Desirable: NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management
What you’ll get in return for your talents
A competitive salary, workplace pension scheme & 28 days holiday. Plus you’ll be an integral part of our company’s progression.

What next…
To apply for this exciting role, please send us your current CV along with a covering letter using the form below.

Closing date for applications is 31 March 2021

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