Responsible for Health and Safety throughout the whole organisation, the role of the Head of Health and Safety is to provide leadership to continuously develop and improve H&S strategy and management programmes.
They oversee the whole health, safety and facilities operation to embed and maintain a culture of safety and well-being across a business. They also manage the selection and training of H&S personnel and the provision of H&S training and mentoring across the organisation.
Integral to this position is the ability to drive H&S behavioural culture, ensuring the engagement and commitment of all internal and external stakeholders. The Head of Health and Safety will be a good team motivator and communicator with the energy and drive to deliver change and performance improvements effectively.
The Head of Health and Safety will contribute towards strategic planning in relation to health, safety and site management across the business and a known ability to drive improvement to planned objectives. They must be responsible for effective and efficient management and operation of health and safety policies, procedures, and systems in accordance with recent and relevant health and safety regulations and requirements
Cast UK was founded by specialists in logistics, supply chain and procurement. This gives us in-depth knowledge of what employers and candidates are looking for.
Employers approach us to find candidates because they are confident that we will be able to fill their managerial and executive vacancies. To find out more about how Cast UK can help you recruit a Head of Health & Safety for your business or find you a job as a Head of Health & Safety then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
Bordering Cambridgeshire, Northamptonshire, Hertfordshire and Buckinghamshire, Bedfordshire is a ceremonial county in the East of England. Its southernmost point is around 25 miles from central London and it offers a number of opportunities for those seeking Head of Health and Safety roles.
The region comprises prominent towns and cities like Bedford, Dunstable and Leighton Buzzard. Until the late 19th century, Bedfordshire's economy was mainly based in agriculture - particularly sheep farming, while the textile industry and lace manufacture were also important.
In the mid-1800s, as the Industrial Revolution took hold and the railways improved across the county, some heavy industry came to the area, but this was mainly brewing and the manufacture of farm instruments. On the whole, the region remained mainly agricultural.
During the 20th century, the population of towns like Bedford grew rapidly. Today, an array of well-known companies have headquarters or large facilities in Bedfordshire. These are based in a number of sectors and include Autoglass, Kingspan Off-site, Jordans Cereals and Vauxhall Motors.
London Luton Airport is located in Bedfordshire and airlines operating from this transport hub include EasyJet, Monarch Airlines and Thomson Airways.
As well as having millions of passengers pass through its gates every year, Luton Airport also processes a significant amount of cargo for companies like DHL Express, Varig Logistica and Atlantic Airlines.
To find out about the Head of Health and Safety vacancies available in Bedfordshire, or anywhere else in England, Scotland, Wales or Northern Ireland, contact Cast UK today.
As a recruitment consultancy specialising in the logistics, procurement and supply chain sectors, we are dedicated to finding the right candidate for every vacancy.
Every one of our specialists has worked in the field themselves, so they know what employers are looking for - and we're happy to provide the advice and assistance you need to keep your career on the right path.
To find out more about how Cast UK can help you find and recruit candidates within Bedfordshire or source a new job in Bedfordshire then contact one of our consultant team on 0161 825 0825.
£38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
An established market leading Logistics business are looking for an experienced individual who has a proven track-record of managing large teams within a fast-paced, busy environment.
£25000.00 - £28000.00 per annum + Car
Cast UK are supporting a well-established Logistics business in their recruitment of a Regional H&S Advisor, who will be based predominantly out of West Yorkshire, but with frequent travel across the network.
£25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
A brilliant opportunity has arisen to join a global business based in the Bradford area as a Buyer.
£23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Cast UK are looking to recruit a talented Buyer for a growing manufacturing business based in the Wrexham area.
£35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Our Client are looking to recruit an experienced Transport Manager to effectively manage resources to deliver outstanding customer service, whilst managing all operational costs.
£40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Cast UK are supporting a specialist Freight business with the recruitment process of an Air Freight Sales Manager for their operation in Greater Manchester.
£30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Our client, a leading manufacturer in Automotive and Aerospace , is looking to recruit a Senior Buyer based in East Anglia.
£40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Unique opportunity to join this dynamic and innovative manufacturer at a stage of significant growth across international markets.
£30000.00 - £35000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Our client, who has been a leading manufacturer for over 50 years, is looking to recruit a Buyer based in Milton Keynes.
£19000.00 - £22000 per annum
Our client, a leading multi-channel retailer is looking to appoint an Assistant Merchandiser to join their friendly and supporting Merchandising team based in the North West.