Health & Safety Advisor

We are currently working with a leading FMCG distributor, based in Sittingbourne.

Due to ongoing growth, they are currently seeking an experienced Health & Safety Advisor to join their team.

The Health & Safety Advisor will be responsible for driving excellence in Health & Safety, ensuring all relevant standards are met and audited and the business remains compliant.

Responsibilities will include:

Health & Safety compliance across the site, being responsible for the development, maintenance, implementation, review and reporting of the Safety Management System.

Spend time engaging with teams across the business, especially in operational areas and work with them to improve the awareness of Health & Safety.

Support the design and delivery of a comprehensive program of safety training.

Provide specialist safety advice to management.

Contribute to the development of Health & Safety strategy, risk plans and the delivery of policies and practices to support them.

Coach Managers on incident reporting.

Develop and carry out regular site safety audits and work with external auditors.

The ideal candidate will be able to demonstrate:

NEBOSH qualified
Experience of Health & Safety within a manufacturing environment is preferred
Excellent communication skills
Ability to work under pressure to deadlines
Excellent IT skills

This is an excellent opportunity to join a growing business that can offer a competitive salary and benefits package, coupled with ongoing career progression. Hours will be Monday to Friday 8am to 5pm. Benefits include pension scheme, free parking and 20 days holiday plus bank holidays.

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