Health, Safety & Environmental Officer

Our client seeks a H&SE Advisor for their meat processing Factory

  • Coordinate site wide activities to ensure Health & safety compliance with the use of Bright Safe system provided by Croner.
  • Manage health and safety for site and develop committee meetings.
  • Create/update risk assessments, safe systems of work and safe working agreements/conditions for contractors.
  • Accident analysis, investigations, and proactive prevention measures
  • Liaise with external parties (insurers/auditors/consultants/other stakeholders)
  • Manage the delivery of training as required (or arrange specific external courses)
  • Active safety auditing, reports, and statistical analysis for site (including annual review safety report and statistics)
  • Lead on all matters regarding environmental compliance.
  • Oversee multiple H&S statutes and schemes relating to food manufacturing / slaughter.
  • Work with associated safety-related documentation for site (e.g., labelling, packaging, customer/supplier questionnaires, web-site content)
  • Drive accountability for H&S downwards.
  • The liaison points for the HSE and the Environment Agency
  • Manage the working environment with regards to Covid 19 safety


  • Experience in a fast moving highly mechanised production environment highly desirable.
  • Proven track record in health and safety management in a food / FMCG manufacturing environment. Experience of the meat processing sector is beneficial.
  • Experience of BRC audits and compliance
  • Excellent interpersonal skills/good communicator
  • Be visible across the site and engage well with all staff.
  • Excellent capability in Microsoft Office products
  • Strong numeracy, writing and content delivery.
  • Ability to act professionally and discreetly.
  • Ability to multi-task and manage own workload.
  • Flexible – able to work under pressure and handle multiple projects.
  • Excellent attention to detail


  • NEBOSH General Certificate in Occupational Safety & Health or keen to obtain this.
  • Other transferable work experience
  • First Aid at Work Certificate beneficial

What we offer?

  • Competitive rates of pay.
  • Career progress and study support
  • Company pension
  • Free onsite parking
  • Company paid Insurance cover.
  • Exclusive offer and employee benefits
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