Health & Safety Trainee
At the Lanes Group, nothing is more important than the health, safety, and welfare of our people and our customers. It’s a major reason we are the UK’s largest independent specialist drainage contractor, with a turnover in excess of £210 million, over 2100 people, and a countrywide network of branches.
Position : Health & Safety Trainee
Job Type : Permanent
Hours : Monday to Friday 37.5 hours
Salary : £20,000 to £22,000 depending on experience
STRICTLY NO AGENCIES PLEASE
Benefits : 23 days holiday plus bank holidays; company vehicle, health cash plan; free onsite parking; auto-enrolment pension scheme;
friendly working environment.
Carry out risk assessments and identify how risks could be
Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take into account all relevant hazards.
Carry out regular site inspections to ensure policies and procedures are being properly implemented.
Ensure working practices are safe and comply with
Prepare health and safety strategies and develop internally
Lead internal training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks.
Records of inspection findings are kept to produce reports with suggested
Incidents and accidents are recorded to produce statistics for
Keep up to date with new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE)legislation and any developments that affect the employer's industry.
Attend Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) seminars and read professional
Produce management reports, newsletters and bulletins
Ensure equipment is installed
Manage and organize the safe disposal of hazardous substances, e.g.
Advice on a range of specialist areas, e.g. fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases