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Health & Safety Advisor





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Are you an experienced Health & Safety Advisor in the Crane sector looking to gain experience with an established company?

We have an exciting opening within our Health & Safety team for an advisor to oversee our yards and depots in Peterborough.You would gain great exposure to how the JRL Group works, experience across multiple sectors and the opportunity to potentially progress within a different discipline.

You would be joining a strong and dynamic Health & Safety team at the heart of the JRL Group. We strongly encourage professional and personal development & offer on-the-job training.

Role & Responsibilities:

· Carry out risk assessments and consider how risks could be reduced;

· Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take into account all relevant hazards;

· Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented;

· Ensure working practices are safe and comply with legislation;

· Prepare health and safety strategies and develop internal policy;

· Lead in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks;

· Keep records of inspection findings and produce reports that suggest improvements;

· Record incidents and accidents and produce statistics for managers;

· Keep up to date with new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments that affect the employer's industry;

· Attend Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) seminars and read professional journals;

· Produce management reports, newsletters and bulletins;

· Ensure equipment is installed safely;

· Manage and organise the safe disposal of hazardous substances, e.g. asbestos;

· Advise on a range of specialist areas, e.g. fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases.

Desirable Criteria:

· Minimum of 3+ years in a similar role

· NEBOSH Qualified or other H&S related qualification

· IT skills;

· Attention to detail;

· A flexible approach to work;

Benefits of working for the JRL Group:

· Competitive salary with confidence of working for an established and growing company

· Pension Scheme

· Possible career growth for the right candidate

· An opportunity to work on some of the nation’s most exciting Construction projects

· A stimulating & dynamic environment

· Dedicated Training & Development Department

· Team bonding events

· We endeavor to work closely with chosen charities which we encourage our employees to participate and contribute

· Sporting Events – perfect for the keen cyclist/runner