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Health & Safety Manager

Job Title: Health & Safety Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Stoke-on-Trent
Salary: Not Specified
Reference: aa46b1ee-09ca-40df-86a1-4ca0818efe63
Job Published: October 17, 2020 00:01

Job Description

Job Description

You will be managing key aspects of output: people management, metrics, productivity targets, and process improvements. The extent of your duties will include:

· Managing Health and Safety and employee satisfaction at your Delivery Stations, including supervising employee wellbeing and productivity · Proactively collaborating on Health and Safety projects, across all UK-based sites · Providing authoritative guidance on Health & Safety matters to all stakeholders, especially on those relating to your designated area of responsibility · Review and audit arrangements for Health & Safety management, while continuously improving these arrangements where appropriate · Plan and strategize work systems around reducing Health and Safety risks, e.g. recommending suitable adaptations to machinery and processes · Ensure robust reporting regimes are in place for Health and Safety statistics · Provide management with information and statistics related to your area of responsibility · Support business change, via effective change management processes in the context of your Delivery Stations's fast-paced environment · Drive behavioural culture change programmes, across a large, complex, multi-shift operation · Implement and review Amazon's global safety policies, ensuring that local legislative requirements are also met.

Candidate Description

· Educated to degree level, and/or qualified to NVQ5/NEBOSH Diploma level: you have significant Health and Safety experience, ideally gained in a logistics environment · You're a chartered member of an industry body representing the interest of Human Resources, such as IOSH (CMIOSH) or equivalent · Flexible approach to work, while always managing your own priorities and workload · You're able to effectively lead and manage a team · You possess excellent communication and influencing skills: you're also results-oriented and tenacious · You're also comfortable communicating at all levels of seniority within a large organisation · You possess an in-depth understanding of EU & UK Health and Safety legislation · You can quickly build credibility, using your influencing skills and strategies to build buy-in for change · Demonstrable record of driving significant change through an operation.

Preferred Qualifications · You possess experience of Lean, 5S and Kaizen methodologies · Qualifications or experience of environmentally-conscious initiatives.

Employer Description

Amazon is an equal opportunities employer. We believe passionately that employing a diverse workforce is central to our success. We make recruiting decisions based on your experience and skills. We value your passion to discover, invent, simplify and build.