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Environmental Health & Safety Manager

Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
Job Type
31 Dec 2021
As a very profitable site producing circa 20,000 tonnes of product per year, we have continued to grow at an impressive rate. With those growth plans set to accelerate further still, we need an experienced and strong willed Health & Safety/Regulatory Manager. This role will help improve our current processes/practices/site safety as we look to future-proof our manufacturing facility to harness that upcoming growth. BASIC SALARY: £45,000 - £55,000 BENEFITS: · Bonus circa 10%-15% · 25 days holiday · Pension 6% company contribution · Medical Insurance · 4 x life insurance · 50% income protection LOCATION: Haverhill COMMUTABLE LOCATIONS: Cambridge, Colchester, Bury St Edmunds, Braintree, Bishop's Stortford, Ipswich, Huntingdon, Thetford, Newmarket, Stevenage JOB DESCRIPTION: (Health & Safety Manager / Chemicals / Manufacturing) As our Environmental Health & Safety Manager you will be responsible for driving safety improvement through policy implementation, procedure and safe systems of work. You will encourage open promotion of a safety culture in the work place and will be supported by a large capital expenditure budget, a progressive and extremely approachable and realistic MD and a senior leadership team who will welcome change and improvement across the site. You will also be responsible for the following: · Influencing on-site strategy and investment decisions · Measuring and improving safety performance via measurement and tracking of key leading and lagging safety KPI's · Oversee safe operating practices including appropriate control of contractors and permits · Writing SOP's, policies, and risk assessments Personal specification: (Health & Safety Manager / Chemicals / Manufacturing) You will be an experienced EH&S manager with good knowledge of REACH/COSHH/COMAH regulations. Looking to use your previous experience and Scientific/Mechanical/Chemical engineering-based degree or equivalent work experience to drive positive change and maintain our high standard of Health & Safety on site. In addition you will have: · A formal EH&S qualification · Excellent attention to detail with high levels of computer literacy · Ideally experienced in SAP/Oracle or similar modular based systems · Awareness of regulatory frameworks (REACH/RFI/Proprietary MSDS systems) THE COMPANY: We are a synthetic resin manufacturer based in the UK. We produce an ever-widening range of resins primarily based on unsaturated polyester and alkyd chemistry. We also manufacture a range of speciality resins with urethane, epoxy and acrylic functionality. It is highly likely you will have worked in any of the following roles and/or markets, and worked with the following products and/or services: Health & Safety, Site safety, EH&S, NEBOSH, COSHH, COMAH, REACH, Regulatory, Compliance, Environmental Safety, UFI, Chemicals, Adhesives, Raw Materials, Resins, Epoxy, Chemistry, Urethane, Polyester INTERESTED? Please click apply. You will receive an acknowledgement of your application. Please Note: Wallace Hind Selection have been chosen as the recruitment partner of our client. REF: MT16614
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  • Job Reference: 460744426-2
  • Date Posted: 31 December 2021
  • Recruiter: Umbrella
  • Location: Cambourne, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Job Type: Permanent