Engineering & Manufacturing
North West

Health & Safety Manager

Ref: 67| Posted: 1st Feb 2019

Bonfire Recruitment are currently working closely with a large food manufacturer based near Wigan, looking to recruit a Health & Safety Manager.

You will be the site lead for Health & Safety, working on strategy and implementation with the senior leadership team whilst being the key individual on the factory floor.

Responsibilities :

Reporting to the Technical Manager, the role will involve :

  • Being the authorised person responsible for the Company when dealing with the Health & Saftey.
  • Managing the H&S arrangements within the business - with relevance to improving accident rates throughout all company functions.
  • Ensuring compliance with Health and Safety legislation and regulations.
  • Support and guide the production team with the implentation of health and safety policies and procedures
  • Produce regular reports showing accident trends and resolutions.



The role will require a forward thinking people manager who is able to liaise with all levels within the business to ensure health and safety onsite, drive performance and develop staff on shift, whilst working on various improvement projects.

  • Health & Safety management experience within food manufacturing.
  • NEBOSH qualified
  • Technical understanding of the processes and procedures involved in food manufacturing
  • Exceptional negotiation, communication and interpersonal skills in order to deal with various levels of the business and external organisations

Terry Mallin - Your contact for this role

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