Health & safety Co-ordinator

North Weald Bassett

Job Details


North Weald

Contract Type

Fixed Term

Working Pattern

Full Time


£25,000 pro rata

Closing Date

08/07/2021 15:30



Job Purpose

To manage and facilitate all site health and safety activities in a manner that ensures all statutory and company requirements are achieved and maintained in support of the business objectives. This is a hands-on role. This role reports to the HSEQ Manager.

Duties and responsibilities

- Working with the HSEQ Manager and local management team to develop, implement and manage the local risk based HSEQ Plans.

- Promote HSEQ and drive tangible improvements in safety performanceand culture. Work with local management teams on all aspects of HSEQ, including coaching for managers to develop skills within the site teams. 

- Provide professional support to local line management at all levels. Working with the HSEQ Change Manager ensuring that Best Practice in health & safety is adopted and regularly reviewed. This will include day to day management; accident reduction strategies; and management training requirements.

- Carry out statistical analysis and trending to identify issues of concern; assist in the creation, modification and delivery of relevant action plans and provide support for all HSEQ.

- Assist in or lead (as required) the investigation and management of incidents providing advice on root causation, best preventative measures and sharing lessons learned.

- Working with the HSEQ Manager develop systems that will ensure that the location safety management system is fit for purpose.

- Using corporate HSEQ IT systems e.g. Safeguard, Webrisk etc., to support the delivery of the above accountabilities.

- To keep abreast of corporate, regulatory and legislative changes and advise management of the implications for the business. To undertake a recognised CPD programme.

- Involvement with internal working parties as appropriate to ensure Wincanton is seen to be actively leading safety initiatives.

- To deliver location based safety training as required.

- Produce management reports as required by the local line manager and HSEQ Manager.

Person Specification


  • Tech IOSH (or working towards).
  • Experience of managing HSEQ at a local level.
  • Will have the leadership and influencing skills to drive a culture of continuous improvement.
  • Will have effective presentation and training skills.


  • Will require competent administration and IT skills.
  • NEBOSH Certificate qualified or equivalent (candidates who are studying to this level will be considered).
  • Experienced auditor within this remit.
  • Experience of environmental and quality management would be preferable.

Personal Attributes:

  • Motivated self-starter, comfortable working as part of a team and as an individual.
  • Good communicator with good influencing skills who is able to operate at all levels.
  • Will possess the interpersonal skills, integrity and commercial awareness to maintain excellent working relationships at all levels.
  • Will be able to prioritise actions required against time.
  • Will live local to the location.


This position will include shift and weekend working consisting of nights. (22:00 - 6:30)

Your place in our world

HSEQ Manager
Health & safety Co-ordinator