Health & Safety Manager

Great Hallingbury

Job Details


Start Hill Depot - Operations

Contract Type


Working Pattern

Full Time


Up to £38,000 per annum

Closing Date

15/12/2019 12:00

Join us on the Journey...

National Express Group is a leading public transport operator with bus, coach and rail services in the UK, Continental Europe, North Africa, North America and the Middle East. Passengers made 898 million journeys on our services in 2018.

We have an exciting opportunity for a Health & Safety Manager to provide professional Health, Safety & Environmental support and advice to the South East leadership team. You will lead and assist the implementation and awareness of Group standards along with developing and maintaining local policies and procedures. 

We are looking for a graduate member of IOSH who has a sound experience of providing health and support in an operational function. You will demonstrate in depth knowledge of all aspects of Health, Safety & Environmental legislation with the ability to apply this practically along with dealing with HSE and other enforcement agencies.

What you'll do...

  • Assist local teams with the operation and contents of the safety management system (SMS) and act as a “sponsor” for Group Standards as requested.
  • Establish and maintain the Health and Safety Strategic plan for the South East, alongside the General Manager, advising and supporting local management teams in ensuring that all operations are compliant with statutory requirements.
  • Lead other members of the safety team to ensure that team members are engaged, capable and high performing.
  • Conduct operational inspections and audits liaising/supporting line management to ensure that required documentation is completed and reviewed as appropriate.
  • Maintain an effective Health and Safety/Environmental action tracking system, to coordinate remedial work identified from inspections and audits.
  • Produce monthly board reports for the leadership team as well as providing ad-hoc information for the Health & Safety department. You will maintain copies of incident files for HSE and other enforcement agencies.

We offer a wide range of benefits such as...

  • 25 days annual leave
  • Free bus travel for you and your partner
  • Free coach pass
  • Company pension
  • Access to NX Health Bus
  • Employee Assistance Programme
  • Variety of deals and discounts available through NX online portal

Things to note...

National Express has a very high focus on health and safety and as a result operates a strict Drugs and Alcohol Policy which is applicable to all employees.

Drug and Alcohol testing is completed as part of the assessment process as well as random checks during employment acording to the policy.



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