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Senior Health and Safety Officer

Rochdale, Lancashire
Negotiable depending on experience

MyCFL is working with the leading international multichannel retailer of branded sportswear and fashion wear. They operate over 1,000 stores under a number of fascias providing their customers with the latest products from the very best sports fashion and outdoor brands. We currently have an exciting new opportunity for a Senior Health and Safety Officer to join their busy team in Rochdale.

The Package - What you could earn

  • Salary negotiable depending on experience
  • Company Discount Of 30% Rising To 35% After 5 Years’ Of Service
  • Company Pension Scheme With 4% Employer Contribution
  • 33 Days Holiday Per Year (25 Days + 8 Bank Holidays)
  • Life Assurance Of 2* Annual Salary
  • Single Cover Healthcare
  • Discretionary Bonus Scheme Based On Personal As Well As Business Performance
  • Childcare Voucher Scheme
  • Annual Appraisal
  • Salary Reviews
  • Staff Sales
  • In-House Training & Development Programmes
  • Discounted Membership At Company Gyms
  • Summer/Christmas Events
  • Opportunities To Progress Throughout The Wider Business

Senior Health and Safety Officer - Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Manage a team of two Health and Safety Officers
  • Ensure accident investigation reports are recorded offering assistance where necessary and ensuring actions from investigations are completed in a timely manner
  • Ensure detailed reports are provided for the monthly Health and Safety Committee Meeting and ensure minutes are taken at such meetings
  • Control the process of inducting, managing and monitoring Contractors attending site including the issuing of permits and vetting of Risk Assessments and Method Statements
  • Ensure regular safety tours of the DC are conducted responding to findings as necessary and producing reports for Operations and the Senior Health and Safety Officer
  • Ensure all weekly and monthly testing of first aid and fire safety systems is conducted
  • Control the content and appearance of the Health and Safety notice boards ensuring articles and notices are updated regularly
  • Produce detailed risk assessments for all tasks and areas of the site ensuring assessments are reviewed periodically
  • Assist with the management of site safety representatives offering advice and guidance when required
  • Work closely with the Building Services team to ensure all tasks are completed safely
  • Periodically audit the safety systems and procedures of any third party contractors based permanently on site
  • Assist in the internal auditing and upkeep of the site Safety Management System
  • Ensure detailed ergonomic assessments for all tasks and areas of the site are produced
  • Perform any ad hoc duties that the Group Retail and Distribution Safety Manager might reasonably request

The Person - Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications and Experience:

  • Qualified to NEBOSH Diploma level (although unqualified candidates with suitable experience will be considered)
  • Experience of working in a safety related role within a distribution environment desirable
  • Ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally
  • A genuine passion for health & safety
  • Flexible approach to working hours

Is this you? Apply today!