Environmental Safety & Health (ESH) Manager - Merseyside

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Merseyside
  • Job Type: Environmental
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £50-65k
  • Date Posted: 31/01/2024
  • Expiry Date: 01/03/2024

Role: Environmental Safety & Health (ESH) Manager

Location: Merseyside

Salary: £50-65k


The Company

A prominent manufacturing company with facilities across Europe is seeking a dynamic Environmental Safety & Health (ESH) Manager to join the team.


The Job

As the ESH Manager, your primary responsibility will be to ensure compliance with industry standards and legislative requirements, fostering a safe, healthy, and positive work environment. You will identify and mitigate business risks, implement the ESH program, and liaise with regulatory bodies.


Key responsibilities include:

  • Develop policies and procedures to enhance the working environment, minimizing accidents and dangerous occurrences.
  • Conducting or coordinating audits and inspections.
  • Maintaining the site risk assessment program.
  • Planning and promoting health, safety, and environmental training for managers, team leaders, and employees.
  • Advising managers and team leaders on good HSE practices in the workplace.
  • Coordinating visits and meetings with Health & Safety Executive or similar bodies to advocate for the site’s best interests.
  • Ensuring compliance with statutory reporting requirements for incidents, illnesses, and dangerous occurrences.


Knowledge, Experience & Skills:

  • NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety with a minimum of 5 years of site-level management experience, preferably in the food industry.
  • Proven experience leading cross-functional teams, influencing behavioural change with a flexible, determined, and positive approach.
  • Excellent communication skills to translate policies and standards into practical plans.


To apply for this role please contact Amelia on amelia.hinton-carroll@silven.co.uk or alternatively on 01618327463 quoting reference AHC/15890