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Hartley People - Health, Safety & Risk Manager - South East

Hartley People - Health, Safety & Risk Manager - South East

Hartley People Recruitment are seeking a Health, Safety & Risk Manager for their client based in the South-East, within the Intellectual Disability Services.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Lead and co-ordinate the Services Health and Safety function.
  • Ensure that each service location has a Site Specific Safety Statement which specifies the appropriate actions to be taken in addressing any potential hazards or risks.
  • Ensure that all safety incidents are managed in compliance with the Services policy for the management of incidents.
  • Liaise with the Building and Facilities Manager relating to health and safety and fire safety on properties.
  • Support relevant managers in preparation for HSA & HIQA inspections and CQL Accreditation Visits
  • Support the Services policy on risk management ensuring that there are effective systems in place to monitor and manage risks.
  • In conjunction with the Building & Facilities Manager complete the risk assessments for fire safety for all properties.
  • Keep up to date with all relevant legislation, maintain a strong understanding of the relevance of new legislation and the implications for the Services.
  • Carry out regular safety audits and fire drills as required.
  • Devise and deliver H&S or Risk training as required.

Key Requirements:

  • Relevant third level qualification in H&S – Level 7 or above
  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in H&S role
  • A thorough knowledge of current H&S, fire safety and environmental safety legislation and associated regulations
  • Risk assessment and management practices
  • Full driving licence and use of own car as travel is required

For immediate consideration please email your CV to [email protected] in response to this job posting.