» HSE and QMS Advisor

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  • Start Date: Immediate
  • Location: Thurmaston, Leicester

Key responsibilities

    Job Purpose: To assist the Head of Compliance to achieve and maintain HSE and Quality Management System (BRC/ISO9001) compliance within the business.

    • To document and maintain site risk assessments and safe systems of work for all operations on site.
    • To ensure the site is complying with the company’s HR, Health & Safety and Quality Management System processes and procedures.
    • Recording, investigating and responding to all internal and external non-conformities in a timely manner.
    • Recording and investigating all H&S accidents, near-misses and incidents in a timely manner.
    • Recording and investigating all third party recommendations (i.e. Customer audits, pest control etc.)
    • Assist in the co-ordination and implementation of any corrective or preventative actions – including changes to the QMS system, staff training etc. (as necessary).
    • To investigate supplier non-conformities and raise compensation claims as appropriate.
    • Monthly GMP (Good Manufacturing Practice) and H&S audits across all site zones.
    • To assist in BRC/ISO9001/FSC audit preparation as required.
    • Ad-hoc projects as specified by the Head of Compliance.

Skills required

    • A Nebosh or IoSH accreditation in Health and Safety.
    • A good understanding of BRC and/or ISO9001 processes and procedures.
    • A continuous improvement and lean manufacturing background.
    • Knowledge of Fire Safety Regulations, Health and Safety regulations and emergency procedures.
    • Good communication skills at all levels within an organisation.
    • A self-motivated, positive can-do attitude with an attention to detail.
    • The ability to see potential problems before they arise, and the desire for continuous improvement.
    • The ability to objectively audit an area or process to identify non-conformities or unsafe working practices.
    • Problem solving techniques.
  • Working Week: Mon-Fri (40 hours/week)
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