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Health and Safety Advisor
  • Employer: London Borough of Tower Hamlets
  • Reference: PLA00678
  • Published: Wed 30/09/2020, 9:00 AM
  • Closing on: Sun 18/10/2020, 23:59 PM
  • Working Pattern: Full Time
  • Hours: Full time
  • Salary: £45594 - £48576
  • DBS Check: Enhanced
  • Location: Tower Hamlets

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Health and Safety Advisor

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A large Local Authority is expanding its Corporate Health and Safety Team and looking for two qualified, experienced and passionate Health and Safety Advisors. The Team sits in the Environmental Health and Trading Standards Service within the Place Directorate.

The posts have a broad remit that includes corporate health, safety and environmental management providing advice and support to five Directorates. Service areas include schools, parks and open spaces, waste, depot, transport, mortuary services and much more.

Role Purpose

Health, Safety & Environmental Specialist

Key Responsibilities

Health and Safety Audits, Inspections

Policy and Guidance formulation

Working with Directorate Champions leading on risk profiling, risk assessment review and development

Develop, Implement and audit HSMS/EMS Systems Review and update COSHH risk assessments Site Occupational Health & Safety duties Administration of HSMS/EMS Management Systems documentation Deliver health safety and environmental management initiatives Training Investigate incidents


Health, Safety & Environmental Specialist – skills and experience required include Proven Local Authority/commercial experience Knowledge of ISO14001 and ISO45001 Strong Management Systems auditing experience Passionate about Health, Safety and Environmental Management - able to spread this enthusiasm across the Team/Council Strong , influential personality Communication skills at all levels NEBOSH Diploma/NVQ 4/5 Chartered Member of IOSH