OPERATIONAL SERVICES DIRECTORATE
CORPORATE HEALTH AND SAFETY ADVISER
37 Hours per week
Grade G - £30,756 - £34,106
Erewash Borough Council is looking to appoint a Corporate Health and Safety Adviser.
You will be responsible for helping to drive forward the management of health and safety within the Council, including the development and implementation of health and safety monitoring and management systems. The post has a corporate role in ensuring compliance with the requirements of current Health and Safety legislation and best practice. As well as a strong team player, the ability to work with managers and other stakeholders to integrate health and safety into a corporate risk management framework is required. You will be based in the Operational Services Directorate and will report to the Environmental Health Manager.
Experience in carrying out health and safety enforcement or acting as lead officer for supporting corporate health and safety compliance in a local authority or equivalent organisation is required. With appropriate qualifications, you will have effective IT and administrative skills combined with excellent communication skills that give you the capability to turn complex legislation into practical and concise guidelines.
Closing date is 23 November 2018 and interviews will be held week commencing 10 Dec 2018.
To apply please visit our website www.erewash.gov.uk
Alternatively an application form and job description are available from Personnel, Erewash Borough Council, Town Hall, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston, Derbyshire DE7 5RP. Telephone: 0115 931 6049 (24 hr voicemail) or e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Erewash Borough Council is striving towards being an equal opportunities employer. We would particularly welcome applications from black and minority ethnic groups who are currently under represented within the organisation.
The Council is positive about disabled people and those who meet the essential shortlisting requirements will be guaranteed an interview.