Health Safety Environmental Assistant


2018-07-24 07:17:53

Job location Maidstone, Kent, United Kingdom

Job type: fulltime

Job industry: HR / Recruitment

Job description

Health, Safety, Environmental HSE Assistant required for a large manufacturing company based near Maidstone, Kent.

Our client is part of a global recycling manufacturing group, employing over 46000 staff globally. They require an HSE Assistant to assist the HSE Manager with the efficient running of the department and in meeting health, safety, environmental and ISO 9001 compliance requirements, based at their Kent site.

Candidate Requirements:

Relevant Health & Safety qualification (or working towards one)
Good general level of education
Previous experience of working in a HSE focused environment
Strong organisational, communication, administration and IT skills

The HSE Assistant will perform the following duties:

Record off-Site waste transfers, verify information to ensure transfer is correctly described and meets Duty of Care
Record operational environmental data as necessary for the internal compliance and permit obligations, interpret trends
Liaise with external parties and contractors as required
Prepare internal and external reports
Monitor FSC (Forestry Stewardship Council) compliance
Prepare presentation and attend Departmental HS&E Meetings
Deliver training as requested
Carry out internal and external audits and inspections as requested
Update electronic boards monthly
Maintain and develop safety campaigns
Update Intelex and the IMS (Integrated Management systems) documents as necessary
Partake in accident/incident investigation
Assist in developing HS&E representatives
Identify ways to improve site HS & E performance
Respond to queries and provide advice for SHEQ matters
Assist with the creating, development and trial of policies, procedures, guidance, and assessments

This is an excellent opportunity to contribute to the health, safety and environmental requirements of a fantastic business, offering excellent career prospects and a strong future

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