Job vacancy details
Health and Safety Officer / Trainer
|Employer||West Lancashire Borough Council | Community Services||Reference||HR712|
|Published||Thu 22/03/2012 16:52 PM||Closing Date||Mon 09/04/2012 23:52 PM|
|Working Pattern||Full Time, Permanent position||Hours||36 per week - flexi scheme in operation|
|Salary||Scale 6 (SCP 26 -28) £22,221 - £23,709 per annum||DBS Check||No|
|Location||Robert Hodge Centre, Stanley Way, Skelmersdale|
An excellent opportunity exists for a Health and Safety Officer/Trainer to join the Council’s Health and Safety Unit. You will be required to respond confidently to the health and safety challenges that arise within the Council. As part of the Health and Safety Unit, you will be responsible for assisting the Council to comply with its legal obligations, including the provision of advice on health and safety.
You will have attained, or be willing to train for, a recognised qualification in occupational safety and health, ie. NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent. You will possess the skills, knowledge and personal attributes to confidently deliver the Council’s Health and Safety Training Programme. The ability to work effectively both collaboratively and independently is essential.
Please note that if you have not been invited to interview within 4 weeks of the closing date you should assume you have not been successful at the shortlisting stage.