Health and Safety Assistant x2

Location
London, England
Salary
£25000 per annum
Posted
23 Nov 2016
Closes
23 Dec 2016
Ref
AC-9538
Contact
Amanda Clarke
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


An opportunity has arisen to join a leading provider of clinical laboratory services, who are seeking 2 Health and Safety Assistants. Based from their offices in London you will work within a wider Health and Safety team providing support to senior H&S staff members, in addition to working closely with managers at various UK sites to advise on H&S issues.
Due to the nature of the organisation a background of managing Health and Safety within a lab/chemical environment would be desirable but not essential.

The Role:


Prepare risk assessments for various equipment and activities e.g. manual handling, working at height, DSE


Undertake health, safety and environmental monitoring activities


Follow up accident investigations


Work with the facilities management team to manage issues relating to FM provision



The Candidate:


NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent


Experience in health and safety e.g. undertaking risk assessments


Experience in managing chemical or biological hazards would be preferred


Strong written and verbal communication skills