Health and Safety Manager

Location Gloucestershire
Job type: Permanent
Salary: ££40000 - £45000 per annum
Contact name: Conor Winchle

Contact email:
Job ref: SHHSAFE_1685089910
Published: 11 months ago

Health and Safety Manager

- Blockley

- Full time, Permanent

- Salary up to £45,000 per annum

We have an exciting opportunity for a full time Health & Safety Manager. The purpose of this is role it to ensure the client adheres to legal, regulatory and ethical standards, in-house policies and to provide guidance and expertise on all compliance related matters

Main Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that the laboratory is a safe working environment complying with relevant legislation.
  • Ensure that the company's policies and procedures comply with regulatory and ethical standards.
  • Conduct audits and reviews to ensure effective execution of compliance standards.
  • Review and revise current policies; draft and modify new policies and implement all company policies.
  • Review procedures and provide reports periodically to identify hidden risks or non-conformity issues.
  • Design and develop control systems to maintain highest compliance protocols and prevent or tackle violations of legal guidelines and internal policies.
  • Evaluate the efficiency of controls and strive for continuous improvement.
  • Review and monitor systems, staff and practices to ensure they are up to date and delivering high quality services.
  • Conduct investigations when compliance issues arise and provide and implement robust solutions.
  • Ensure regular risk assessments are carried out and implement remedial actions where required.
  • Responsibility for development and compliance with management systems, including:

Quality management systems
- Laboratory operations manual
- Laboratory environmental policies
- Laboratory 17025 management system

What you will need:

  • Strong background and in-depth knowledge of industry standards and regulations in a high-risk environment
  • A leader with good management skills and the ability to motivate and develop a team.
  • A strong relationship builder with a personable style and good communication skills
  • An analytical mind able to see the complexities of procedures and regulations.
  • Good management skills with the ability to influence and engage with direct/indirect reports and peers.
  • Good understanding of Compliance regulation
  • Strong attention to detail, who can ensure policy and procedures are followed.
  • A good understanding of principles of fire safety


  • IPAF
  • IOSH Managing Safely
  • NEBOSH Qualification
  • BSI Diploma

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent

Salary: £40,000.00-£45,000.00 per year

If you believe you are suitable for this position, please apply now!