Job for H&S Officer in Rye
Position title
Health and Safety Officer

Health and Safety Officer is required in Rye, East Sussex paying up to £34,000 plus bonus and benefits. This will be your ideal opportunity to join a company as it begins a significant period of investment and development. Your role will be to support the H&S team deliver its objectives by ensuring audits and risk assessments are carried out efficiently. This high-profile position will offer the opportunity for personal development and exposure to complex but rewarding H&S opportunities.


Your duties as SHEQ Officer will include:

· To support SHEQ Manager in all aspects of Safety, Health, Environmental, and quality at a complex engineering/manufacturing site

· Assisting the works area with investigating accidents and other incidents, monitoring health and safety carrying out Audits and Risk Assessments

· Ensuing all SHEQ documentation is produced accurately and filed on time

· Produce data for reporting to regulatory authorities in a timely manner, that is both accurate and comprehensive

· Carryout site inspections and ensure adherence to SHEQ guidelines both Regulatory and In-House

· Assist in latest ISO accreditation project and continue to support Management System improvement initiatives

· Promote SHEQ awareness across site, through a variety of means such as coaching, presentation, online etc.

· Support and help deliver new SHEQ initiatives across site using innovative means

· Identify hazards and work closely with maintenance, manufacturing, and operations to minimise risk


You will have previous experience of working within a Health and Safety role and ideally have (or be working to) a formal H&S qualification (NEBOSH/IOSH). Experience of ISO or other H&S Quality Standards would be an advantage. The successful candidate will be used to completing audits and utilising an evidence-based assessment to drive improvement.

You will be a strong communicator with well-developed influencing skills who can promote the importance of SHEQ across a site. You will be able to build strong working relationships and foster a supportive culture. You will drive and influence change and support cultural and behavioural changes that promote Health and Safety. You will be working towards you personal understanding of UK H&S Legislation and be keen to increase your knowledge in a company that supports personal development.


Want to know more about this H&S Officer role then contact Kevin McHugh at Senex Recruitment Ltd on 01424 211872. Or if you are ready for your next job in Health and Safety apply now.

Employment Type
Beginning of employment
Duration of employment
Job Location
Station Approach, Rye, East Sussex, TN31 7AB, United Kingdom
Working Hours
Base Salary
£25000-£34000 Per year
Date posted
August 30, 2022
Valid through
January 1, 2023
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Position: Health and Safety Officer