Lidl Recruitment – Health And Safety Advisor

Website Lidl UK

Job Description:

You will be part of a team that manages and shapes all aspects of health and safety, food safety, fire safety and environmental protection policy within Lidl. You will be supporting our colleagues and ensuring safety is at the forefront of everything we do. Integrating effectively with our senior management teams to lead compliance and to ensure high colleague engagement across our sites.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Proactively improving compliance and standards within our stores, warehouses and offices
  • Ensuring that risk assessments and internal procedures remain current, effective and relevant
  • Conducting site visits, inspections, and audits across all areas of the business to ensure the necessary levels of understanding and compliance are in place
  • Dealing with a wide range of legal and operational issues including providing technical guidance and reactive support
  • Representing and supporting the Company during local authority investigations, enforcement and engagement
  • Developing and delivering safety promotional campaigns and initiatives
  • Incident and accident investigations
  • Attending industry forums to keep abreast of best practice and legislation
  • Actively participating in meetings to bring a safety perspective and understanding to the business
  • Developing and maintaining a positive safety culture across all operational areas

Job Requirements:

  • Previous experience in retail and warehousing would be an advantage
  • Strong written skills and IT skills including Word, Excel and PowerPoint as a minimum
  • An environmental health related degree or relevant health and safety qualification such as the NEBOSH National General Certificate or equivalent
  • Have the ability to influence and persuade people at all levels within the organisation both informally, and within the meeting and training environments, with the ability to project a professional positive presence and an appropriate level of credibility
  • Flexibility to travel to all areas within GB and must hold a full UK driving license
  • Good technical knowledge of health & safety, food safety, fire safety and environmental protection
  • Enthusiastic with a solution focused attitude, self-motivated and dedicated to achieving the highest results
  • Effective time management skills, able to work within tight time frames with ability to plan and prioritise, think clearly and strategically
  • Excellent team player as part of a progressive fast paced team with ability to effectively work alone

Job Details:

Company: Lidl UK

Vacancy Type:  Full Time

Job Location: Surbiton, England, UK

Application Deadline: N/A

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