HSE Officer




Jeanette Packer


West Midlands


Manufacturing & Engineering


Start Date

A certified Health Safety & Environmental Officer is sought by a market leading manufacturer to join their team based in the West Midlands.
The Role:

As a HSE Officer you will ensure that Health & Safety systems are implemented, audited and improved upon in order to satisfy strategic intent of the company and the requirements of the law. Your day to day duties will include:

  • Maintaining Health and Safety Documentation and producing/implementing emergency procedures
  • Conducting or assisting in accident investigations
  • Communication of Health & Safety with key Stakeholders and external regulators
  • Ensure site security systems are in place satisfying the regulations
  • Conducting fire risk assessments, noise assessments, light assessments, manual handling assessments and workplace assessments as required
  • Ensuring Incidents are reported and investigated
  • Producing Key Performance Indicators and reporting on Health & Safety Performance
  • Promoting the Health & Safety culture within the organisation
  • Reporting and communicating with insurance companies and loss adjusters
  • Supporting Health & Safety initiatives across all areas of the business
  • Producing audit programs and conducting audits against statutory requirements, individual departments and random inspections
  • Compiling information for Health & Safety presentations
  • Ensure suitable and sufficient risk assessments and safe systems of work are produced and incorporated across the business
  • Producing COSHH assessment utilising Sypol
  • Understanding of HAVS and requirement, and knowledge of the requirements for statutory training
  • Interpretations of Occupational Health assessments
  • Ensure compliance with UK Health & Safety legislation

The successful Health Safety & Environmental Officer will demonstrate:

  • NEBOSH Certificate in Health and Safety is essential
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Environmental Management  or IEMA  Associate Certificate in Environmental Management
  • Self-motivated (drive, determination & enthusiasm)
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills
  • Flexible & adaptable to changing work requirements
  • Ability to organise and prioritise a demanding workload / well organised with ability to multi-task and proactively manage a variety of different cases to conclusion at any given time.
  • Problem Solving
  • Negotiation / Diplomacy
  • IT literate in using Microsoft packages
  • Knowledge of OHAS 18001 & ISO14001 compliance systems
  • Internal Auditor Qualified  to either 9001, 18001 and 14001
  • Asbestos Awareness is essential
  • Knowledge of relevant UK Health, Safety and Environmental legislation.
  • Must have Continued Professional Development
  • RPE Fit to Fit Testing
  • COSHH assessments
  • Manual Handling Assessments
  • Must be able to deliver training

HSE Officer – Health, Safety & Environmental

West Midlands

Excellent Salary + benefits


West Midlands


West Midlands


United Kingdom



Job Type:



Full Time

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