SHE Manager


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Contract Type:
Full Time
Attractive plus benefits
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Job Category:
Health & Safety
Invenens - Separation

Package Description

Attractive Salary plus Benefits

About our opportunity:

We are now looking for an ambitious and innovative SHE Manager to join our team based at our Liverpool site. This role is a position that will allow the successful person to make a demonstrable impact within a world-leading organisation which maintains a family feel.

You will be leading, motivating and engaging with the local SHE team, Whilst leading the implementation of company-wide SHE strategies  throughout the business.

What you will be doing:

  • Set objectives and targets for continuous improvement of health and safety standards across multiple sites.
  • To ensure the implementation of objectives & targets to assist with continual improvement of SHE standards.
  • To ensure common SHE systems and approaches are consistently implemented across sites.
  • To lead the implementation of strategic SHE objectives and policies in the business area.
  • To assist Senior Management in managing incidents and non-conformances, and report to regulators where applicable. 
  • Ensure effective incident & accident investigation is undertaken and suitable remedial actions are implemented in a timely manner.
  • Provide effective leadership & management of the local safety & health team and identifying opportunities for further development.
  • To  lead  culture change and encourage individual responsibility for SHE at all levels.
  • To lead, support and contribute to employee engagement on SHE matters.
  • Advise on a range of specialist areas, e.g. fire regulations, hazardous substances, noise,  safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases.

About you:

  • Degree or diploma in occupational safety, health & environment.
  • Detailed understanding of the SHE risks and UK regulatory regime, preferably in the waste and recycling industry, including machinery, plant and transport safety.
  • Able to retain a calm and analytical approach when investigating accidents & major incidents
  • Experienced in effectively managing key internal and external relationships.
  • Ability to present sound and well-reasoned arguments to convince others
  • Experience in, or exposure to, cultural change programmes and business improvement.
  • Excellent IT skills (Microsoft office products) and experience of H&S management systems.
  • Ability to handle and interpret data, evidence and documentation as well as produce clear and concise reports.
  • Full UK driving licence
  • Proven track record in a SHE advisory/auditing /manager role, preferably in an industrial setting.

Who we are?

European Metal Recycling is a global leader in sustainable materials with physical operations in the UK, USA, Germany and the Netherlands. Our core business is the recycling of metal and plastics from a range of public, commercial and industrial waste streams. Our recycling activities generate around 10 million tonnes of sustainable materials every year, saving over 10 million tonnes of CO2.

Our mission is to have great people serving our customers with dependable recycling solutions. EMR is still privately owned, with family values at its core. It’s a place where we care about our people, our customers, our workplace and our communities. We offer diverse and exciting career opportunities where individuals can make a difference and are recognised and rewarded for their hard work.

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