Health and Safety Consultant (Metal Recycling)

  • Job Reference: 00001913-1
  • Date Posted: 8 June 2021
  • Recruiter: Richards and Jerrom Ltd
  • Location: Tipton, West Midlands
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Work Hours: Part Time

Job Description

Part time Health and Safety Consultant


1 day per week (flexible)


Job Description:


Reporting to the Technically Competent Manager (TCM), who overlooks the company’s Health and Safety and Environmental matters, you will be integral in driving the Health & Safety culture within the business and ensuring it is compliant with Health & Safety regulations. You will work alongside the company’s WAMITAB holder (TCM) to co-ordinate, support and advise the business in all aspects with regards to Health Safety. This includes 


Health and Safety Consultant Responsibilities:

  • Work alongside Technically Competent Manager (TCM) to ensure all health and safety needs are met
  • Promote a positive health and safety culture within the workplace
  • Develop effective policies and procedures that are adhered to
  • Report any safety concerns, hazard observations, accidents, and incidents in a timely manner to allow full investigation and prevent re-occurrence
  • Conduct and record risk assessments
  • Accompany the Technically Competent Manager (WAMITAB holder) on regular site inspections and ensure action points are adhered to
  • Attend regular H & S Meetings
  • Carry out incident investigations when potential or actual severity dictates.
  • Liaise with company directors and managers to make recommendations on how to meet safety standards
  • Work with Health and Safety Executive inspectors as and when required
  • Support all operations with Safe Working Procedure development
  • Monitor the issuing of PPE and maintaining records
  • Develop and deliver internal H & S training, including toolbox talks
  • Maintain the H & S training database.
  • Keep up to date with health and safety legislation


Health and Safety Consultant Requirements:

The successful candidate will have previous Health & Safety experience in a Waste Management or Foundry setting. Experience in Metal Recycling would be very desirable. We are looking for a dynamic, driven person whose passion for health & safety will drive improvements within the business.