Health and Safety Adviser
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RESOURCES & DEVELOPMENT DEPARTMENT
HEALTH SAFETY & RISK
HEALTH & SAFETY ADVISER REF: SR-107017
Band 9 - 10 £25,419 - £30,984 pa
The Health, Safety & Risk Team provide advice to Council departments and schools within Hartlepool. The team are involved in a wide range of safety and well-being initiatives, from pro-active auditing and training, to undertaking incident investigations. We are currently looking for a Health and Safety Adviser to join the team.
As a Health and Safety Adviser you will:
Act as competent person as required by the Management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999
Provide a health and safety advisory service, which supports, enables and regulates internal H&S performance, so that overall Council objectives can be met without harming people, in a cost effective and efficient way.
Provide an advisory service to external organisations who commission H&S services.
Develop, organise and deliver internal training courses on health and safety-related subjects.
If you have previous safety experience, good communication skills and a successful track record of benchmarking safety performance, and influencing managers to take a course of action they are unsure of, we would like to hear from you. As well as the salary, the job comes with good local government terms and conditions and flexible working.
This post is subject to safer recruitment measures, including a DBS check.
Grade on appointment will be subject to qualifications and experience.
For an informal discussion please telephone Daniel Blake, Health, Safety & Risk Manager on 01429 523562.
Closing date: Friday 9th September 2022, midnight
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