Junior Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor – Based in Avonmouth or Cheltenham

The Wernick Group, an independent manufacturer and supplier of modular and temporary buildings, is seeking to appoint a Junior Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor.

This exciting opportunity reflects the continued growth of the company and the position will be based at one of our depots in the South West of England. This is an ideal opportunity for an enthusiastic individual from a β€˜hands on’ trade or technical construction background to develop their career. Supporting group business activities around the UK is a core function involving regular travel with overnight accommodation and meals provided.

Responsibilities

  • Carrying out Health & Safety visits, inspections and audits at Wernick Group premises and construction sites around the UK
  • Providing advice and assisting businesses to ensure operations are fully conversant and working in compliance with statutory obligations, policies and procedures
  • Providing internal HS&E training
  • Assist development of the Wernick Group H&S Management System and documentation for use by group businesses
  • Assist with PQQs, accreditations and registrations
  • Assist progressing projects of a health, safety or environmental and technical nature
  • Assist Accident and Incident investigation

Attributes

  • On-site experience within the construction industry at trade or technical level and in a health & safety position
  • Trade or technical qualifications and minimum NEBOSH General or Construction Certificate
  • Other formal health, safety or environmental, training or auditing qualifications would be advantageous but not essential, ie, CITB Site Safety Management Training Scheme Certificate and relevant CSCS card
  • Must have a full driving licence
  • Be a good communicator, self-motivated and ambitious to succeed
  • Be willing to take ownership of workload
  • Have good administrative and report writing skills
  • Have a high standard of IT literacy in Microsoft Word, Powerpoint and Excel
  • Have a drive to learn and develop

This is a full-time, permanent position offering a competitive salary, fully expensed company car and contributory personal pension scheme.

What you will get in return

Described by employees as a great place to work, the business prides itself on its open door policy and family atmosphere. It credits employees as the key to its ongoing success and invests heavily in training, development and welfare.

In addition to competitive remuneration, the company operates a competitive holiday entitlement and pension scheme.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community.

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