Site Maintenance Health & Safety Manager

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  • Job Reference: PR/000729
  • Job Title: Site Maintenance Health & Safety Manager
  • Location: Northampton
  • Basic Salary Range: Up to £45,000 + Package & Opportunities
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Posted 8 months ago
  • This position has been filled

This Maintenance Health & Safety Manager role has been recently created and will be responsible for the health & safety and maintenance of the expanding company site and to ensure the compliance with all current legislation relating to site safety and management.

MAIN DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES

Site Maintenance / Repair

  • Undertake emergency and planned maintenance and repairs within capability; respond effectively and maintain a log of such works
  • Liaise with the Company H&S Manager in the preparation of maintenance and capital expenditure project / work plans; liaise with contractors and be their main point of contact to maintain cost-effective schedules.
  • Manage all Facilities contractors on site, ensuring that all Health and Safety requirements are met, monitor their performance and inspect completed work, issue permit to works
  • Undertake routine inspections of the site, daily maintenance checks including heating and lighting systems throughout the premises
  • Maintain and update PPM
  • Be aware of the location of essential services including water isolation valves, fire points, and drainage systems, gas and power supplies. Maintain a detailed floor plan showing the location of these

 

Health & Safety

  • Ensure the company complies with all current legislation in relation to site safety and facilities management; including the maintenance of appropriate records
  • Prepare H&S strategies and carry out risk assessments, advising how risks could be reduced
  • Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take account of all relevant hazards
  • Keep records of incidents and accidents and produce management reports
  • Keeping up to date with new legislation and maintaining a working knowledge of all The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments that affect the employer’s industry
  • Managing and organising the safe disposal of hazardous substances, advising on a range of specialist areas e.g. fire regulations, noise, safeguarding machinery etc.
  • Head H&S meetings
  • Carry out H&S training and inductions

Cost Effectiveness and Welfare

  • Manage, negotiate and monitor the use of catering/vending facilities and services to all areas of the site and produce reports as agreed advising senior management in order to ensure the most economical use of these facilities
  • Main point of contact for cleaning contractors including owners and operatives
  • Ensure high standards are maintained, operatives efficiently employed and value for money achieved
  • Manage refuse and recycling procedures and ensure relevant staff are aware
  • Monitor supplies of cleaning materials, personal hygiene products, drinking water and sundry items; working with cleaning contractors to ensure effective replenishment

 

SKILLS & EXPERIENCE

  • Significant experience in a similar role
  • Diploma in H&S (or working towards)
  • NEBOSH or IOSH qualified (or equivalent)
  • GRAD IOSH
  • True ‘people person’ who can evidence instilling behavioural safety change through developing relationships and rapport with key stakeholders and engender positive working relationships
  • Focused on process improvement with strong organisational skills
  • Fully competent in Microsoft Office
  • Strong customer and client management skills
  • Ability to manage a varied and complex workload
  • Technical knowledge of building services

What will make you brilliant at this role:

  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • To be deadline driven
  • Calm & decisive when working under pressure
  • Have a ‘can do’ attitude and friendly outlook

For more information or to apply, please contact Michael Bleasby on michael.bleasby@maxwellstephens.com or call his direct number: 0203 903 4266.