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Health and Safety Officer

Telford and Newark (one post)

£ tbc

Full time, permanent.

About the Company

Founded in 1993, bts has grown to become one of the UK’s leading utility arboriculture businesses. Working on behalf of electricity distribution network operators, we provide the tree and vegetation management required to maintain a resilient and sustainable electricity supply to their customers. We have offices and operations across the East of England, Midlands and Scotland, and we work with over 300 skilled individuals.

About the Job

We are looking for a Health and Safety Officer to work on our contracts running from offices in Newark and Telford. Some of the duties the postholder will perform include safety audits, staff nductions, incident investigations, management of contractual compliance and maintainance of training records.  Given there's a requirement to spend time in both offices - Newark and Telford - and to visit operational sites across the contracts in the Midlands and Lincolnshire, a willingness to travel is essential. The successful applicant will be provided with a vehicle for work travel.

About the person

Essential

  • Safety/Compliance knowledge

  • NEBOSH (or working towards)

  • Driving Licence

  • A proactive approach

  • Strong communication skills -  ability to talk, and present information, to people confidently, at all levels within the business and the client

  • Ability to deal with confidential information with discretion

  • Good time management and organisational skills

 

Desirable

  • Tree knowledge

  • UA1 certificate

  • Emergency First Aid Trained

Please apply providing your CV and salary expectations.

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