H&S Officer

United Kingdom
09 June 2021
Turning stone into remarkable products

Transforming natural resources into high-quality stone wool products puts you at the center of what makes ROCKWOOL successful in its industry. In our technologically-advanced production environment, you work closely with skilled colleagues who all strive to improve and optimize our manufacturing processes. You are offered the opportunity to work in an organization which cares about its employees and has a people-driven culture.

ROCKWOOL UK are currently looking for a H&S Officer to join their busy Operations team.

Job Purpose & Scope    

To support the H&S Manager with influencing, improving and reporting on the health and safety performance of Rockwool UK, which includes the factory site, offices, and home-based workers.

Key Result Areas

  • Carry out appropriate monitoring and reporting to reflect the H&S performance of Rockwool UK
  • To assist in reducing the number of non-compliance/ conformance issues on-site
  • Deliver H&S training to staff members from all areas of the business

Key Responsibilities & Job Content

  • To undertake occupational health & hygiene monitoring including dust and fume monitoring, noise surveillance and Legionella sampling
  • To arrange for external consultants to carry out formal monitoring/surveys (e.g. LEV, occupational exposure, noise, fire suppression systems, asbestos, manual handling, vibration etc.) and work with the H&S Manager to instigate improvements
  • To book necessary novice/refresher external training courses (e.g. forklift truck, hoist, confined space, breathing apparatus, loading shovel, first aid etc.) when required for relevant staff
  • To maintain RockSHE (internal database) as a super user and undertake investigations into SHE incidents
  • To check and demonstrate compliance with legislation and internal standards (Group MMRs)
  • To assist in the recording and monitoring of H&S key figures at department and company levels
  • To produce risk assessments for the SHE team
  • To create/review COSHH risk assessments, COSHH database management and the work area COSHH Manuals
  • To undertake site inspections on a regular basis to identify and address non-conformances
  • To deliver H&S training and inductions
  • To assist with the development and continued improvement of site management systems (specifically ISO 45001, but also ISO 9001, 14001 and 50001)
  • To act as an internal auditor for the management system

This is what you offer

  • NEBOSH general certificate
  • Knowledge of UK H&S legislation
  • Good standard of IT skills e.g. Microsoft Office
  • Knowledge of ISO management systems
  • Good communicator
  • Ability to take on responsibilities and manage small projects/ tasks
  • To work well in a team
  • Works on own initiative
  • Comfortable working with figures and undertaking calculations

This is what we offer

  • Competitive salary
  • 30 days’ annual leave
  • Pension
  • Cashback Healthcare Scheme


Would you also be proud to enrich society like we do? Apply now to join us improving modern living conditions for millions of people worldwide.

Closing Date: 18 June 2021


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