HSE Manager

Location Liverpool
Discipline: Pharmaceutical
Job type: Contract
Salary: ££40k - 50k per year
Contact name: Iain Swinton

Contact email: iain.swinton@sciencesr.com
Job ref: HSE Manager
Published: 24 days ago

Health, Safety & Environmental Manager 


Role Responsibilities

The HSE Manager is responsible for developing and overseeing control systems to prevent and manage breaches of legislation, best practice guidelines and internal policies. The HSE Manager will develop and manage all Health, Safety, Environmental functions to ensure the company present the appropriate skills, processes, materials, information and procedures to effectively comply with legal and customer requirements and relevant ISO standards and accreditations. The HSE Manager will be responsible for leading and managing all aspects of health, safety, and environment requirements on behalf of the company.


Responsibilities and duties include:

• Work with Managers and Directors to develop and maintain H&S systems ensuring compliance with all statutory legislation and regulations

• Develop and maintain H&S Procedures

• Record, document and conduct incident and accident investigations

• Support operational colleagues in order to reduce risk and severity of workplace harm

• Eliminating unsafe systems of work and poor practices

• Conduct site audits/inspections

• Maintaining company compliance for H&S personnel checks

• H&S support to the Management Team, develop and support training to employees and managers including training needs analysis

• Develop and maintain Induction Training for New Starters

• Maintain in-house H&S Management System

• Create and review risk assessments and method statements

• Review, develop and implement all aspects of the H&S Policies

• Maintain the environmental plan to ensure all activities align with a working Environmental Management System

• To identify potential environmental risk within the business and provide response recommendations to management

• Maintain and review accreditations and systems

• To manage and carry out internal ISO audits ensuring business compliance and full communication with external auditors at annual audits

• Management of the Company Quality Management System

• Monitoring, evaluating and reviewing existing, new and up and coming legislation Skills and Attributes



• A minimum of 3 years' experience in H&S working in Chemicals, Pharma, Food or similiar 

• The ability to demonstrate a thorough knowledge of current H&S standards and requirements

• IOSH/NEBOSH General Certificate level or experience of or Major Accident Hazard Industry

• Competent in analysing safety data and creating management performance reports.

• Knowledge of current industry standards for sustainability (desirable)

• Permit writing experience (desirable)