Greencore Group

Health Safety and Environment Manager

Park Royal, London
01 May 2018
29 May 2018
Ms Chantelle Christie
Health & Safety
Contract Type
Full Time

As the Health, Safety and Environmental Manager, you’ll be responsible for providing professional guidance to all functions of the business on operational HS&E activities ensuring alignment with Group.

You will develop and implement a behavioural safety and environmental awareness culture across the site, working closely across all departments to champion a programme that promotes a positive health and safety culture for all.

You’ll be managing a team of Health Safety and Environmental professionals, and will ensure they are clearly focused on their key objectives, whilst as individuals, supporting encouraging them to develop and maximise their potential.

Main responsibilities

A key element to this role is to ensure that the HS&E policies and systems are managed effectively on site, ensuring they adhere to all relevant HS&E legislation and agreed internal standards.

You will monitor and embed the location management processes, including the investigation of all lost time incidents and management of the incident recording system, to ensure a safe working environment is maintained at all times. It will be your responsibility to ensure that any incidents are reported to the enforcing authorities to ensure legal compliance.

You will lead the HS&E’s audit programmes on site to ensure compliance within agreed standards. You’ll drive continual improvement to maintain the highest standards of SHE performance at all times, recommending effective and practical solutions to implement within the business.

Ideal candidate

You will already have experience of working within the field of Health and Safety with a good working knowledge of current HS&E legislation, ideally within a manufacturing environment. 

You’ll have a track record of implementing HS&E improvement initiatives and have an appetite for making a difference.

You’ll hold a National / Professional qualification in Health, Safety and Environment, preferably at degree level.

We’ll be looking for you to develop strong relationships with key stakeholders across all levels of the business to drive engagement of the H&S agenda, so you’ll need the confidence to adapt quickly to challenges while remaining calm and in control.

So if you are passionate about Health and Safety and have a good track record in this field, we’d love to hear from you.

About the company
Greencore Group plc is a fast growing, international convenience food leader. Headquartered in Ireland, Greencore has operations in the UK and the US serving major retailers and brands in both markets.   It is a leading manufacturer of convenience food products to grocery retailers in the UK and a leading manufacturer of sandwiches, meals kits and salads to CPG, convenience retail and foodservice outlets in the US.   Greencore has a proforma Group revenue of £2.3bn and operates out of 50 locations in the UK, the US and Ireland.   Reasons for joining Greencore   Opportunity:   We create opportunities for our people to take responsibility early in their careers, to develop their skills and capabilities, to work in a wide variety of businesses and roles, and to make a difference.   Investment: We invest heavily in our people, facilities and capability to ensure we retain a strong competitive edge in the markets we operate. Developing and training our people is critical to delivery of our strategy.   Passion: Our people are passionate about our business and we enjoy what they do. We are also committed to make our business and a supportive and diverse place to work.   Innovation: Our capacity to innovate is key to our ongoing success. We ask our people to constantly look for new and better ways of running our business.   Challenge: We hold each other to high performance standards and challenge ourselves to improve our business every day.