Quality / Health Safety and Environmental Manager

  • Location:

    North Walsham

  • Sector:

    Engineering, Manufacturing

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £47000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Paul Martin

  • Contact email:


  • Contact phone:

    01603 708587

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  • Published:

    about 1 month ago

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Quality / Health Safety and Environmental Manager - Norwich full time Key Accountabilities:

As a key member of the site leadership team the QHSE Manager shall effectively manage all aspects of Quality, Health and Safety and Environmental systems.

Leading the development, implementation, and continuous improvement in QHSE policies, procedures, and strategies.

Key duties and responsibilities to include, but are not limited to:

- Monitor the implementation of the Company's QHSE management system and propose improvements (where appropriate)
- Develop and coordinate execution of Company's internal and external audit programme
- Lead management reviews relating to the Company's QHSE management system
- Provide guidance and information to management and employees on QHSE legislation and QHSE matters
- Oversee undertaking QHSE inductions for all new employees
- Liaise with external QHSE professionals and advisors
- Provide the Managing Director with management information and advice on the development of QHSE policies
- Liaise with Group Company QHSE departments on matters that relate to system implementation
- Coordinate and liaise with certification bodies
- Undertake any other duties as the Company may reasonably require.

QHSE Key Responsibilities:

- Effective management of quality resources
- Report all Quality, Health and Safety, and Environmental concerns to the Managing Director
- Ensure that safety policies and procedures are implemented, understood, and adhered to, so as far as is reasonably practicable to ensure a safe working environment
- Oversee management of Customer satisfaction / complaint management
- Provide management reports and data on KPI's to QHSE
- Promote a proactive commitment to  QHSE initiatives
- Support peers in developing a 'can do' / continual improvement mindset within the company
- Implement robust process controls to eradicate waste
- Planning and undertaking of company wide QHSE awareness training events

Qualifications / Experience:

- Minimum 5 years' QHSE management experience working in a fast paced, high volume industry
- Ideally membership of professional body, Quality CQI and IOSH
- Lead Auditor for ISO 9001 and ISO 14001
- Working knowledge of ISO 9001, BRC, ISO 14001 and understanding of ISO 45001
- Excellent problem-solving capabilities, preferably six sigma Black Belt

Competences & Knowledge Teamwork, co-operation, and communication:

- Always demonstrates excellent interpersonal skills to be able to interact with individuals at all levels, both internally and externally
- Ability to challenge others in a constructive manner and negotiate with peers to influence decisions or ways of working
- Strong team player with the ability to work effectively unsupervised
- Excellent written and oral communication skills
- Flexible team player

If this Job interests you and you would like to know more about it or other Engineering Jobs please contact Paul Martin at Perfect Placement UK Ltd.