Safety Specialist

£45000 to £55000 per annum
31 May 2019
28 Jun 2019
Jamila Sbila
Contract Type
Full Time
We are currently looking for a Safety Specialist to join a leading pharmaceutical company based in the Suffolk area. As the Safety Specialist you will be responsible for oversee high hazard activities at the site and ensure the safe systems of work and emergency procedures are in place to manage these in compliance with company standards and the UK legal framework.


Your duties as the Safety Specialist will be varied however the key duties and responsibilities are as follows:

1. You will be responsible for coordinating the permit to work (PTW) programme, whilst Issue work permits for engineering works deemed to be hazardous.

2. You will support in developing internal safety policies, strategies and communications.

3. As the Safety Specialist, you will manage the contractor safety programme from induction, through to contract performance review.

4. You will act as subject matter expert on all asbestos related activities and manage the emergency response and incident management programme.


To be successful in your application to this exciting opportunity as the Safety Specialist we are looking to identify the following on your profile and past history:

1. Relevant degree in a Life Science, Engineering, HSE related discipline, or equivalent such as NEBOSH.

2. Proven industry experience related to Health and Safety in a highly regulated environment.

3. A working knowledge and practical experience with legislations relating to engineering practices and associated hazards.

Key Words: HSE | Health | Safety | Environment | Advisor | NEBOSH | Strategic | Implementation | IOSH | Regulations | Legislations | Safety Specialist | Engineering |

Hyper Recruitment Solutions Ltd (HRS) is an Equal Opportunities employer who are certified by Investors in People for talent development. We therefore welcome applications for any interested parties who fulfil the role requirements for this position. HRS is a company exclusively supporting the science and technology sectors, and is made up of a collaboration of recruitment professionals and scientists. We look forward to helping you with your next career moves.

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