Marine & Shipping

Health & Safety Manager

Ref: 702| Posted: 1st Sep 2020

Our Scottish Ship Building client requires a Health & Safety Manager who will be responsible for co-ordinating the effective delivery of a safe working environment whilst maintaining full operational records and managing all Health and Safety.
  • Keeping the site up to date with Health and Safety legislation.
  • To maintain and implement the companies Health and Safety management system.
  • To implement site Health and Safety training.
  • Will hold a NEBOSH General Certificate.
  • Degree in Health, Safety and Environmental Management. (preferred)
  • Must have experience in risk assessment and accident investigation.
  • Must have shipyard experience or experience in a similar industry i.e. Oil & Gas.
  • An understanding of current legislation and compliance.
  • Knowledge of Business Management System and contract procedures.
  • Knowledge of legislative requirements and best practice in Health & Safety.
  • Ability to conduct inspections, recommend preventative action, develop new initiatives and co-ordinate to ensure their implementation.
  • Sound knowledge of I.T programs.
  • Effectively Communicating and Managing Relationships.
  • Applying professional knowledge.
  • To advise on and adhere to, procedures relating to health and safety strategy.
  • Manage safety in-line with company policy ensuring all activities are carried out in a safe manner (unloading, loading, storage and issue)
  • General administration and reporting as required.
  • To be fully aware of stock levels in the stores and advise the respective departments on the availability of goods.
  • Record and incoming material defects and report to buyer or stores supervisor or plant re lifting equipment.
  • Report to Stores Supervisor as required on discrepancies or issues within stores.
  • Best practice, continually working towards or introducing better/smarter ways of working.
  • Be an ambassador for the company. Display a business-like approach using tact and diplomacy where required or appropriate.
Competitive Salary and Benefits Package