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Chemical Safety Engineer

Job Ref: R00020914

  • Salary: c£38,000+ (negotiable depending on experience)
  • Location: Nissan Sunderland
  • Position: Permanent
  • Hours: Full Time
  • Date Listed:
  • Closing: 30th April 2019

Provision of Health and Safety advice to NMUK operations taking a lead role in chemical safety management, incident prevention, training and occupational hygiene and REACH.

Outline and Responsibilities
  • Advise on chemical and process safety on site
  • Support COSHH activities on site
  • Support on–site monitoring for Occupational Hygiene
  • Contacting suppliers for material safety data sheets
  • Maintain relevant data on applicable systems i.e. Alcumus and iPCA
  • Maintain chemical stock lists are available and accurate for each site location
  • Lead on compliance to REACH across site operations
  • Liaise with relevant on-site departments to establish location of materials on site
  • Evaluate risks and develop effective control measures
  • Carry out inspections and audits, monitor / oversee appropriate actions.
  • Identify training needs and develop/deliver suitable training
  • Incident investigation and reporting
Experience and Qualifications Required
  • Experienced H&S professional in the field of Chemical/Process Safety
  • Ideally, member (by examination) of relevant professional body
  • Thorough understanding of UK & EU safety and chemical legislation
  • Team player with good interpersonal skills
  • Strong influencing and effective meeting skills
  • Essential: Chemical Engineering degree or equivalent
  • Desirable: NEBOSH Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent