Health and Safety Officer

  • Location
    Sheffield, South Yorkshire
  • Salary
    £16.41/Hour
  • Category
    Engineering, Aerospace, Automotive - Aeronautical & Space Engineering
  • Job type
    Contractor
  • Industry
    Education and Childcare
  • External Reference
    JN-052020-129972

Due to the current climate my client is looking to employ a temporary Health adn Safety Officer to join their team and for a few months. My client is looking to return back to work and this role will play a key part in that.



Duties include:



  • Carry out risk assessments and consider how risks could be reduced

  • Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take into account all relevant hazards

  • Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented

  • Advise how to implement social distancing measures

  • ensure working practices are safe and comply with legislation

  • prepare health and safety strategies and develop internal policy

  • lead in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks

  • keep records of inspection findings and produce reports that suggest improvements

  • Record incidents and accidents and produce statistics for managers

  • Keep up to date with new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments that affect the employer's industry

  • Produce management reports, newsletters and bulletins

  • advise on a range of specialist areas, e.g. fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases.


This is a key role and you will be asked to attend a virtual interview with an Adecco Representative.

Adecco acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. The Adecco Group UK & Ireland is an Equal Opportunities Employer.


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Please apply with your CV to: Danielle Robson