Health and Safety Manager

Health, Safety Manager Job Co Down

Salary to £60,000

I am actively searching for a seasoned and dynamic Senior Manager in Health and Safety Management to oversee the well-being and safety of this 650-strong manufacturing team in Co Down. This pivotal role involves ensuring the smooth execution of the organisation's HSE policies, objectives, and targets while nurturing a safety-oriented environment that mirrors their core values.

I'm thrilled to be working exclusively with this premier food manufacturer, boasting a workforce of 1100 spread across four sites. Renowned for their outstanding food products, they've earned a reputation for excellence. Driven by a dedication to quality, they continually challenge conventional food practices to elevate standards. Their innovative endeavours have earned them numerous accolades and widespread acclaim nationwide.

On Offer

Salary to £60,000 based on your experience

Health Shield

On- Site Canteen & Free Lunch & Breakfast

37.5 Hours per week (Core hours 10 - 4)

Additional benefits include electric charging facilities, salary sacrifice schemes and other benefits

Key Responsibilities:

  • In this role, you will be responsible for ensuring the delivery of Health & Safety Policy requirements, goals, and objectives, and implementing effective arrangements to identify and manage occupational risks.
  • You will oversee the monitoring of workplace conditions and welfare, minimising the potential for injury or ill health.
  • You will provide competent and professional advice on health, safety, wellbeing, and environmental issues, fostering a sustainable safety culture within the organisation. Additionally, you will play a vital role in governance, ensuring compliance with key stakeholder requirements, regulatory obligations, permits, consents, and corporate goals.
  • Your role will extend to emergency response, operational control, compliance management, CSR initiatives, accident investigation, claims management, and active participation in team collaboration and continuous improvement programs.

What you’ll need:

  • Professional Health and Safety Qualification, ideally a Level 6 qualification in Health & Safety and Environmental
  • 3 years' experience in an HSE management role ideally within a manufacturing environment.
  • Knowledge and experience in dealing with HSE standards, including ISO45001 and ISO14001
  • Demonstrated commitment to continued professional development.
  • Ability to place HS&E with the wider business planning context.
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills.

If you are a Manager in Health and Safety Management with a passion for driving excellence in HSE practices, click apply now as they will want to see your application.

Join their team and contribute to a workplace committed to safety, sustainability, and continuous improvement.


9 May 2024
Health & Safety
EHS Manager
Ulster, Downpatrick
Salary to £60,000

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