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Health and Safety Manager

Job Description

We are working with an International Logistics organisation seeking a Health & Safety Manager to join their team in New York.

You will be reporting directly to the Regional Operations Manager and responsible for all health, safety, security, and environment duties.

Responsibilities;

  • Responsible for managing the workplace health and safety and environment matters for North America
  • Delivering early interventions to manage employee’s health and safety
  • Ensure security and enhance environment concerns
  • Provide HSSE advise and governance on matters impacting staff
  • Conducting effective and efficient emergency drills for all facilities and provide report of findings
  • Develop and maintain HSSE response and recovery plan
  • Ensure that all health & safety policies, procedures, rules & regulations are adhered to and are regularly, updated & communicated
  • Adhere to company compliance and sustainability corporate policies
  • Manage and drive the ISO accreditation and TAPA certification for all Stations
  • Maintain the records of trained first aiders and fire marshals, the validation of their certifications and ensure the copy of listed first aiders and fire marshals are posted on their respective areas
  • Maintain the fire protection equipment like inspections, maintenance and record the same.
  • Perform facility HSSE inspections
  • Drive the health and safety culture across the US
  • Ensure all Risk Assessments and SOPs are in place
  • Detect and coordinate training needs
  • Coordinate and run health and safety meetings on a regular basis
  • Managing the security and safety of all stations
  • Cover all risk assessments for all operations
  • Maintaining the HSSE reporting and statistics portal
  • Develop and deliver all HSSE related training to staff and visitors alike

Skills Required;

  • Experience working within a Health and Safety role covering multiple sites
  • Experience leading and managing large projects
  • Good working knowledge of security systems
  • Strong decision making skills
  • Good project management skills