A forklift truck driver moves pallets in the Wolverhampton hub

Health and Safety Officer

Do you have experience in a public facing role?

Are you IT literate?

Are you a people person?

Do you have a passion for Health and Safety?

If so, this is the position for you!

A vacancy has arisen for a Health and Safety Officer to be part of an expanding Night Compliance team ensuring the safe movements of vehicles and people entering the hub. All applicants must be prepared to work a permanent night shift in a time critical environment.

The ideal candidate will have experience in a similar role or a comprehensive knowledge of Health and Safety.

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Ensure safe movement of visiting drivers, hub employees and vehicles on-site at all times.
  • Ensuring safe systems of work are adhered to, and all visiting drivers are wearing appropriate PPE.
  • Ensure that all visiting drivers adhere to the site rules.
  • Complete compliance audits (including photographing relevant issues) each shift.
  • Report any severe contraventions of Health & Safety to management immediately.
  • Ensure any loads that are identified as unsecured (inbound or outbound) are reported to the HGV driver, recorded via the audit process, and communicated to members.
  • Communicate relevant issues via the 2-way radio as and when they occur.
  • Ensure inbound and outbound load compliance in conjunction with RHA and APN guidelines.
  • Complete weekly freight presentation audits, identifying inadequate packaging, poor labels and unsafe loads. Provide feedback to members accordingly.

Key Competencies and Skills for the position:

  • Be able to demonstrate a passion for Health and Safety
  • Be calm in stressful situations
  • Be willing to learn
  • Be able to communicate effectively
  • Be able and willing to adapt to new situations and learn new skills in the workplace

Benefits:

  • Birthday Leave
  • Free Prescription Safety Glasses
  • Weekly Pay
  • Free hot drinks
  • Onsite parking
  • Store Discounts
  • Wellness programs
  • Hot Food Friday’s
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