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Health & Safety Placement

Job Ref: 55147

  • Salary: from £16,634 pa
  • Location: Nissan Sunderland
  • Position: Placement
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Date Listed:
  • Closing: 31st December 2017

Nissan has a reputation for being an excellent employer; from creating a safe, modern working environment, to delivering high quality vehicles using a lean production process. We ensure that all our people are given the resources and the encouragement to fulfil their potential. The Health & Safety department provide advice and support on general issues, carry out risk assessments, accident/incident investigations and regular shop floor audits. We also provide specialist support on machinery safety, fire, workplace transport and lifting operations.

Key Skills Required for the Health & Safety Placement
  • Must be studying a STEM related degree
  • Are able to partake in a 12 month placement as part of their course
  • Technical/engineering background with a strong interest in Safety
  • Excellent planning and organisational skills
  • Excellent IT skills
  • Excellent inter-personal skills
  • High level of drive and energy
  • Ability to work on own initiative
Main Responsibilities
  • Provide general H&S advice
  • Support new machinery installation and commissioning
  • Interpret and advise on H&S legislation and standards
  • Carry out Risk/COSHH/Fire Assessments
  • Carry out shop floor audits
  • Provide support to a team of H&S Engineers