Would you like a career within an awarding winning team? Can you see yourself providing support and assistance across a large multi-disciplined organisation, ensuring the health, safety and welfare of thousands of employees and services users? Would you like the opportunity to, "learn your trade" from a team of experienced professionals? If so, an exciting career opportunity is now available at Lincolnshire County Council.
We are seeking to recruit a highly motivated and forward thinking individual with a passion for health & safety to play a key role in the continued strengthening and development of our awarding winning Corporate Health &Safety team as a Trainee Health & Safety Advisor
Our Health & Safety Apprenticeship scheme will take you on a journey of learning and development over the next 2 years. We will take care of you and your tuition fees as well as paying you for your hard work. Reporting to the Corporate Health and Safety Team Leader this is a new and exciting role providing the opportunity for someone to develop their knowledge and skills as well as gain a nationally recognised, Level 3 Health and Safety qualification and Tech membership of IOSH.
Working with a highly motivated and dedicated team you will be supported and developed in order to provide comprehensive health & safety advice, whilst providing support and training to staff within the wider Lincolnshire County Council team. Longer term, you will also work towards delivery health & safety support to managers as part of on-going safety development programme and performance target.
If you enjoy working as part of a team that's priority is helping, making people feel safe, and believe that the most fulfilling jobs are those where the wellbeing of other is something worthwhile, then we would like you to be our Trainee Health & Safety Advisor.
To succeed you'll need;
- A keen interest in Health and Safety and is willing to learn and develop on the job.
- The ability to build strong working relationships.
- To communicate effectively and engage people.
- To remain calm under pressure whilst being organised and priority focused.
- A good eye for detail.
Alongside your day-to-day responsibilities you will be given 20% of your working week as paid time to complete a Level 3 Safety, Health and Environment Technician apprenticeship.
As well as this we are offering a competitive salary of £18,056 - £19,171, along with a pension, a comprehensive benefits package including excellent discount schemes, cycle to work, civil service sports council membership and many areas for professional support and development.
If this sounds' like the role for you, then please read through the full Job Description, to help you do the best application possible, before clicking apply! If you would like to know more about Lincolnshire County Council and our current vacancies then click the following link: www.lincolnshire.gov.uk . If you would like an open and informal discussion regards this role then please give Fraser Shooter a call on 01522 554 917.
Candidates invited to interview will be asked to complete personality and motivational assessments and also be expected to deliver a short presentation (details of which will be provided to short-listed applicants).
Best of luck with your application.