Manager - QHSE

Location: Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Sector: Human Factors Specialism:
Type: Permanent Contact: Callie Warner

Manager - QHSE

Manager needed in Quality, Health, Safety and Environmental for a leading environmental and geotechnical consultancy organisation based in Moulton who are looking to employ an experienced Manager with an interest in planning the Health, Safety, and Environmental strategies and develop simple and effective procedures in line with legal and best practices.

The successful Manager will want to work for this client not just because it's a great opportunity but also because they will give you a wealth of benefits including:
* Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per annum
* Pension Plan
* Career Progression

What the role entails:
Some of the main duties of the Manager will include:
* Day to day implementation of Quality, Environmental, Health, and Safety rules and policies
* Provide advice and assistance on Quality, Environmental, Health, and Safety matters
* Responsibility for ensuring compliance with ISO accreditations
* Reporting and monitoring of performance with respect to Quality, Environmental, Health, and Safety
* Provide and communicate up to date and relevant information to all staff
* Prequalification documentation support
* Safety and Environmental Accident and Near Miss investigations
* Ensure registration and compliance to CHAS, Constructionline and Achilles
* Plan schedule, and undertake Quality, Safety, and Environmental Audits
* Write, develop and update existing Risk Assessments (RA) and Safe Systems of Work (SSW)
* Develop and monitor competency assessments for the bespoke equipment within the group.
* Carry out in-house training
* Responsibility for the health and safety team, system and process changes to maintain and improve output and quality
* Control and administration of QHSE budgets
* Implementation of new initiatives, including Continuous Improvement Schemes
* Retention and control of documentation and records in line with all relevant requirements
* Plan, schedule & undertake QHSE audits with assistance from other Senior Staff
* Develop a program of Toolbox Talks and Safety posters
* Ensure H&S feedback is given to others within the business as necessary
* Liaising with Accreditation Bodies
* Being audited by 3rd party accreditation bodies and clients
* Liaising and Reporting to legal bodies such as HSE
* Write and implement ISO14001 System in accordance with accreditation requirements
* Write and implement OHSAS18001 System in accordance with accreditation requirements
* Write and implement further accreditations as becomes necessary.
* The setting of performance objectives and targets based on significant aspects and risks
* Ensure QHSE bulletins are sent out when a safety critical incident has occurred

What you need to be the successful Manager:
In order to be the successful Manager and have a chance to gain such an exciting opportunity you will ideally need to have the following:
* NVQ 4 (or NEBOSH Diploma) in Occupational Health and Safety
* Diploma in Quality Management
* Lead Auditor - OHSAS18001
* Lifting Appointed Person (desirable)
* First Aid Certificate
* 5 years experience in the construction industry
* Management CSCS Card
* Membership of Chartered Quality Institute, Chartered Quality Professional (MCQI CQP)
* Graduate Member of the Institute of Occupational Health and Safety (Grad IOSH or Higher)
* Ability to work as part of a team
* Ability to communicate at all levels of the business and with external bodies and clients

This really is a fantastic opportunity for a Manager to progress their career. If you are interested please apply as soon as possible as this position will be filled quickly so don't miss out!

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