Corporate Safety & Quality Officer

Location
Bedfordshire
Salary
£36,379 - £41,025
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
22 May 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Bedford Borough Council takes great care to recruit enthusiastic and diligent people so that the services we provide to our community are efficient and effective. We believe that the best work gets done in an environment that’s enjoyable and which values, supports and encourages the development of its employees. In return, we expect our employees to work hard, be committed to helping us achieve our vision, and share our values.

Bedford Borough Council

Environment & Sustainable Communities

Corporate Safety & Quality Officer

£36,379 - £41,025 per annum

Full time, 37 hours per week

Quote ref: 0002619

You must be positive and methodical in your approach and have considerable experience and qualification commensurate with the role.  The ideal candidate will be qualified to NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Safety & Health, or equivalent.  You should also be familiar with Quality Management Systems and be capable of maintaining the ISO 9001:2008 accredited Quality Management System and transitioning it to the new 2015 standard.

You will be required to provide competent and professional support and advice to all directorates, service areas and service users as part of the H&S consultancy Buy back service, implement and deliver reactive and planned workload and audits in relation to the Community Safety & Resilience Service Plan and corporate strategies, deliver H&S training to staff at all levels, initiate, lead and direct specialist projects in line with appropriate competencies.

You must demonstrate effective IT skills to maintain accurate records, provide clear, appropriate written reports and communication. Candidates should demonstrate considerations given when working with a diverse community.

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For more job details visit www.bedford.gov.uk