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Head of Safety Operations - Facilities Management

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From £80280 per annum + Inclusive of car allowance
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Date Added
April 30th, 2024

Head of Safety Operations - Facilities Management - Cumbria - £80,280 inclusive of car allowance, plus excellent benefits.

This company, a National player in the FM world, require a Head of Safety Operations to be based at their world class client's site based in Cumbria. The Head of Safety Operations will be an astute, Health and Safety Practitioner tasked with proactively ensuring the organisational direction for effective Safety based interventions.

An outstanding opportunity to become part of truly first-rate facilities and play an integral role in substantiating its Safety operational excellence.

Salary: £80,280 inclusive of car allowance plus excellent benefits package.

Benefits to include Car allowance, 25 Days Holiday + BH, Company Pension, Private Healthcare, Company Sick Pay, Flex Benefits Scheme.

Location: Cumbria

Hours of work: 7:30am - 4:30pm, Monday to Friday

Role Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for providing Safety and risk intelligent professional support to the DHSW whilst supporting and advising all management teams, employees, volunteers, and supply chain partners.
  • Work collaboratively with support functions to form sustainable relationships designed to establish a cohesive long-term improvement program for Safety.
  • Develop proactive strategies for the Safety management of the workforce, supply chain and the wider external community.
  • Develop education and communications strategies which underpin programmes designed to help the workforce understand how best to manage the general Safety of themselves and colleagues.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert on the practical application of practitioner led techniques internally and externally, promoting Safety within the customer base.
  • Develop and manage risk-based assurance programmes, monitoring the application and efficacy of corporate Safety policies and procedures, interpret and recommend strategies designed to positively affect productivity and shareholder returns.
  • Provide intellect and oversight to maximise efficiencies in operations and ensure service quality initiatives are consistent, regulatory industry standards and customer expectations across Safety disciplines.
  • Recommend and discharge activities across all areas of Safety, in support of a homogenous approach to the delivery of workplace interventions.

The successful candidate:

  • Chartered Safety Practitioner or equivalent experience in a Facilities Management or Construction environment.
  • Master's degree or equivalent in Safety (or transferrable people-based discipline) or a similar related topic
  • A comprehensive knowledge and understanding of aspects of Safety and risk management.
  • A comprehensive knowledge of current Safety issues legislation, management, and ISO standards
  • Ability to interpret and provide authoritative advice on Safety management issues.
  • Knowledge of workplace Safety initiatives and how they add value to an organisation.

Carbon60, Lorien & SRG - The Impellam Group STEM Portfolio are acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

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