Tuesday , February 7 2023

JD Jobs – Health & Safety Manager

Website JD Sports

Job Description:

To manage and maintain the established Distribution Centre safety systems and arrangements, ensuring best practice and continuous improvement in a rapidy expanding, fast paced environment.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure regular safety tours of the DC are conducted responding to findings as necessary and producing reports for Operations and the Health and Safety Manager.
  • Ensure detailed ergonomic assessments for all tasks and areas of the site are produced
  • Control the process of ensuring Contractors attending site are inducted, managed and monitored. Ensure contractor Risk Assessments and Method Statements are vetted and permits are issued where required.
  • Assist with the management of site safety representatives offering advice and guidance when required
  • Assist in the internal auditing and upkeep of the site Safety Management System
  • Ensure detailed risk assessments are produced for all tasks and areas of the site ensuring assessments are reviewed periodically
  • Work closely and build relationships with the General Manager and Operations Managers, offering help, support and guidance on a daily basis.
  • Mentor a team of two Health and Safety Advisors
  • Ensure accident investigation reports are recorded offering assistance where necessary and ensuring actions from investigations are completed in a timely manner
  • Ensure the Health and Safety Advisors control the content and appearance of the Health and Safety notice boards ensuring articles and notices are updated regularly
  • Ensure all weekly and monthly testing of first aid and fire safety systems is conducted
  • Periodically audit the safety systems and procedures of any third party contractors based permanently on site
  • Ensure detailed reports are provided for the monthly Health and Safety Committee Meeting and ensure minutes are taken at such meetings
  • Work closely with the Building Services team to ensure all tasks are completed safely

Job Requirements:

  • Flexible approach to working hours
  • Ability to build strong relationships both internally and externally.
  • A genuine passion for health & safety.

Qualification & Experience:

  • Qualified to NEBOSH Diploma level
  • A minimum of Graduate level membership of IOSH
  • Experience of working in a safety related role within a distribution environment desirable but not essential.

Job Details:

Company: JD Sports

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Kingsway, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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