Head of Environment, Health and Safety - Wales

Silven Recruitment

  • Location: Wales
  • Job Type: H&S Hygiene
  • Contract Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £60-70k (DoE) + £5.5k Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
  • Date Posted: 01/11/2023
  • Expiry Date: 01/12/2023

Head of Environment, Health and Safety


£60-70k (DoE) + £5.5k Car Allowance + 10% Bonus


Job Reference: GG/14989



This is an opportunity to join a rapidly growing food manufacturer supplying the major retailers and employing around 500 people across 2 sites.

As the Head of Environment, Health and Safety, you will define and implement the company’s EHS strategy.

The Role

Reporting to the Operations Director, you will:

  • Coach and develop stakeholders within wider departments to deliver business Environmental, Health & Safety objectives.
  • Act in an advisory capacity to ensure compliance with Health & Safety legislation.
  • Conduct and support accident investigations with relevant departmental managers.
  • Identify areas of improvement to meet current standards imposed by legislation, ACOP’s or HSE guidance.
  • Carry-out and support insurance liability, and energy ESOS surveys to ensure compliance and carry-out improvements where applicable.
  • Analysing Environmental, Health & Safety Data, with the aim of creating a better safer, greener working environment with an engaged workforce.

The Candidate

  • NEBOSH (General Certification as well as Environmental Management)
  • Experience in operating in a Health & Safety role within a manufacturing environment.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task with strong organisation skills.
  • Significant understanding of operational and strategic people initiatives.
  • Ongoing understanding of Environment, Health & Safety legislation.


Next Steps

If you feel you fit the brief for this opportunity and would like to take on a new challenge with an exciting business, click ‘apply now’ to be considered.

Or contact Gilbert Gregory on 02037943983 or 07487732962 or gilbert.gregory@silven.co.uk quoting reference GG/14989.