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Quality and Health & Safety Compliance Officer

Location: REDHILL, SURREY, UNITED KINGDOM Salary: 30,000-35,000 GBP (UK Pounds) Per annum, inc Benefits
Sector: Business Support Job Type: Contract
Shift Type: FULL TIME Applications: 3
Posted: about 2 months ago Reference: X3-436737

An exciting opportunity has arisen working for our client as a Quality and Health & Safety Compliance Officer.  This role is initially for a six month fixed-term contract, to be reviewed, with an ideal start date of January 2021.

The position will be based in the South-East, travelling to locations in Surrey and Kent and on occasion to areas in the north of England.

Supporting the UK Group Quality, Health & Safety Manager across all UK responsible sites as appropriate, the main functions of this role are to be responsible for compliance and certification with respect to BREXIT CE / UKCA / UKNI marking and associated activities.

Main Quality Compliance responsibilities will include:

  • Support the company compliance for health and safety.
  • Support and help maintain the quality management systems on all UK responsible sites. such as but not limited to ATEX,PED, UKAS and ASME U stamp.
  • Take a leading role with respect to BREXIT and product compliance / certification for the UK and support the wider group activities in relation to BREXIT.
  • Support with investigations and issues arising as appropriate
  • Support and maintain ROHS, REACH, SCIP,COSHH management systems across the business.
  • Ensure Internal audits are carried according to corporate process out across all sites in a timely manner to a defined internal audit plan.
  • Ensure procedures and work instructions meet the standards agreed with the relevant Centre of Excellence.
  • Help identify Continuous Improvement potential within the UK sites to improve the operational performance over all functions in the business.
  • Work with the Continuous Improvement teams to ensure the UK responsible sites are using the latest techniques and ideas.

Main Health & Safety responsibilities will include:

  • Pro-actively manage and ensure the Health and Safety Policy adheres to current legislation across all UK responsible sites.
  • Responsible for the programme of internal monitoring and audit of all Health, Safety and Compliance
  • Obligations within the group, providing associated compliance reports.
  • Establish procedures associated with health and safety training needs for UK responsible sites and maintain records of training undertaken.
  • Ensure that all accidents, incidents and near misses are reported and investigated.
  • Help support and formulate and maintain the group’s health and safety policies, arrangements, procedures and KPIS.
  • Identify opportunities for continuous safety improvement and assist the group QHSE manager in their implementation.
  • Maintain an up to date knowledge of relevant health and safety legislation and best practice.
  • Lead in creating and maintaining a climate in which individuals feel safety has high value and that they are clear about responsibilities, safety aims and objectives within the Division.
  • Monitor the division’s compliance with the Company’s Health and Safety Policy and procedures
  • Manage the Health and Safety Management System, including but not limited to; overseeing the establishment and review of risk assessments and monitoring records of actions taken.

The successful candidate will possess the following qualifications and attributes:

  • Quality management systems
  • Health and safety knowledge
  • Project management
  • Auditing – Training / certification will be advantageous
  • PED, ATEX, U Stamp management systems
  • Working in a multinational company
  • Flexibility to work across multiple sites
  • General NEBOSH certificate would be advantageous
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