Health, Safety and Environment Advisor

Location: Xtrac UKClosing Date: 9 December 2021

About The role

Health and Safety is extremely important to Xtrac, and to ensure we remain vigilant and continually look to improve processes and policies, we’re looking for a Health, Safety and Environment Advisor to support and advise the Business on all HS&E aspects.

Supporting the HS&E Manager, you’ll audit and improve standards, processes, communications, training and systems to ensure all responsibilities and policies are adhered to. Engaging with our employees at all levels is key to ensure we are promoting a positive health and safety culture across the business.

Your responsibilities will also include:

  • Complete and review risk assessments to ensure they are suitable, sufficient and practicable
  • Ensure that all accidents and near misses are recorded and investigated fully and where corrective actions are identified that root causes are addressed
  • Support the implementation of a new Health & Safety system, and continue to maintain information stored
  • Liaise and coordinate staff training with HR
  • Support the business to achieve ISO45001 certification by attending certification audits and assisting in the closure of audit findings
  • Keep up to date with all aspects of relevant health, safety & welfare at work legislation and communicate relevant changes to the business
  • Lead environmental improvement projects to reduce waste and energy consumption
  • Deputise for the HS&E Manager when required

About You

We’re looking for the following skills and experience to be successful in this role:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate qualified or willing to attain NEBOSH certificate accreditation
  • COSHH awareness
  • Handling of H&S investigations
  • Experience of formulating, implementing and revising H&S policies and procedures
  • Experience within a similar role and ideally within a manufacturing environment
  • Good organisational and planning skills
  • Be approachable and have the ability to build positive working relationships across all levels
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills
  • Ability to work in and adapt to a rapidly changing environment

It would be great if you also had the following, but these aren’t essential:

  • Experience of gathering, analysing and reporting on key H&S data/statistics
  • Experience of ISO45001/14001 management standards
  • NEBOSH Environmental Certificate

About Xtrac

Here at Xtrac, we are the world’s leading manufacturer of Motorsport and High Performance Automotive Transmission Solutions. Our products are used internationally across the worlds most prestigious motorsport events so naturally, we have a passion for winning and continuously improving, whether that be our products, our people, or our business. Our short and long term vision is to transform into a world class high performance automotive supplier whilst retaining our position as a world leader in motorsport, so now is the time join our journey, make an impact and contribute to the success of our future.

What makes us who we are is our people, we share behaviours and values to ensure Xtrac remain world class. Our culture that delivers…

Accountability – own it and learn from it

Responsibility – we do what we say we will

Respectful – to everyone

Listen – to really hear someone and appreciate other views

Feedback – to give constructive feedback but to ask for it as well

Company benefits include

Competitive Salary
Pension Contribution
Life Assurance
Private Health Care
Eye Care Assistance
Cycle to Work Scheme
Company Events
On-site Parking

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