We are looking for a Health & Safety Officer to join our team as we continue with our expansion. We are looking for an enthusiastic and proactive individual who will thrive in a fast-paced environment encompassing a range of manufacturing and office departments.

You will be responsible for:

  • Competently completing Site Risk Assessments and action any resulting requirements
  • Development of safe working practices and policies and implementation of procedures as required throughout all areas of the business
  • Conducting internal site audits and report on findings and manage issue log through to completion
  • Investigating accidents, near misses and any other incidents, establish a root cause and implement new procedures as may be required
  • Identifying areas where certification is required to meet standards in accordance with current and future legislation and arrange such certification as required
  • Undertaking action plans to ensure continuing and sustained compliance with current legislation and ensure the company is compliant at all times
  • Recommending and implementing control measures and advice on standards of PPE issued to employees including maintenance of stock levels
  • Organising and conducting relevant health & safety training for staff as required, including first aid and fire safety
  • Maintaining the first aid areas of the business including accurate record-keeping and maintenance of sufficient stock levels
  • Managing the Company’s Occupational Health provision and be respectful of associated confidential information often of a sensitive nature
  • Undertaking quarterly H&S Committee meetings with internal department representatives
  • Attending and actively participating in external industry H&S Committee meetings
  • Completing Health & Safety inductions for employees new to the company
  • Liaising with the Factory Manager to establish contractor health & safety procedures

The successful candidate will:

  • Possess a current NEBOSH Certificate in Health & Safety Management
  • Have previous experience in an H&S role in motorsport or manufacturing environment
  • Be trained, experienced and competent to confidently carry out Site Risk Assessments and have the ability to identify any resulting action that is required
  • Have previous experience of training colleagues in H&S Policies and Procedures
  • Have a thorough and accurate attention to detail combined with excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Demonstrate a proven ability to achieve targets within defined timeframes
  • Have a flexible attitude to hours of work and be available for some out-of-hours working as and when required
  • Be a strong team player and play a key role in contributing to a positive and healthy team environment
  • Be confident to work independently, at times under minimum levels of supervision, and be confident in making strong decisions
  • Conduct yourself professionally at all times and maintain confidentiality in matters involving safety investigations and occupational health
  • Possess solid computer literacy skills

HOW TO APPLY

To apply for this position, please e-mail us at personnel@racingpoint.com including an up-to-date copy of your Curriculum Vitae and a covering letter, quoting the job title in the subject.