Health and Safety Officer

CK International is a fast growing, progressive and innovative company, focused on helping our people realise their potential.


As the market leader of waste compaction equipment in the UK and throughout Europe, we pride ourselves on our innovative engineering, dedicated customer service and aftersales support.


Due to our continued growth, we have a fantastic opportunity for a Health and Safety Officer to join our award-winning team. This is a new position for the company and the successful candidate will report into senior management.


The Job:

  • Support the business to improve the Health, Safety aspects of the Company
  • Ensure the business is compliant with legislative requirements
  • Develop and implement the Health and Safety Policy, ensuring all working practices are safe
  • Conduct risk assessments and reviews, including COSHH, environmental impact, manual handling etc. developing safe systems of work
  • Manage employee training matrix, ensuring training needs are met
  • Conduct regular site audits to monitor compliance with HSE requirements, devising subsequent corrective action plans
  • Reporting on incidents and accidents and producing statistics
  • Maintenance of records on Health, Safety and Environmental issues, adhering to legislative requirements


The Person:

  • NEBOSH certified
  • Minimum of 1 years’ experience in a similar role
  • Sound working knowledge of HSE legislation and handling health and safety issues
  • Proven experience in implementing ISOs
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Strong negotiating, analytical and problem-solving skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Willingness to contribute to company improvement projects and business plans
  • Experience in the manufacturing or engineering industry is desirable

In return we can offer:

  • Death in service
  • Health Cash Plan
  • Cycle to work Scheme
  • Perks @ work - offering a wide range of discounts and offers on restaurants, cafes, hotels, gyms, retailers, day excursions, supporting our local businesses and communities
  • 'Refer a Friend' bonus scheme
  • Employee assistance programme
  • Car Leasing Scheme