Health and Safety Manager
Location: Various Areas Across South Wales
Salary: £43,611- £48,457 per annum
Expires: 20/09/2020 23:55

We are looking for an experienced Health and Safety professional to join Hafod on a permanent full time basis, working 36 hours per week. This job offers a salary of £43,611 - £48,457 per annum and will be based at St Hilary Court, Cardiff - although we're all working from home at the moment, you would be expected to travel across our sites throughout South Wales to provide timely, accurate advice on the full range of Health and Safety issues.

What you'll do

As Health and Safety Manager you will have an opportunity to make a significant impact on the cultural change around health and safety throughout the organisation. We're looking for an experienced Health and Safety Manager, who will utilise their extensive knowledge to provide advice on a range of issues, and create, develop and roll out fit for purpose solutions. 

You will ensure an effective and efficient management of all health and safety matters,including policy implementation, monitoring, reporting and inspection. Proactively identifying areas for concern or improvement, and implementing corrective measures which will grow or enhance the Health and safety service or delivery.

You will work directly with the Senior Management team as well as internal and external stakeholders to manage the organisations exposure to Health and Safety risk and to ensure that we have a robust approach and all reporting regimes are in place.

This is a superb opportunity to work in an organisation who is fully committed to being best in class for health and safety.

What you'll need

You will have a relevant qualification and sound knowledge and understanding of the application of Health and Safety law. You will need to be experienced in undertaking accident/incident investigations, completing risk assessments and legionella control. You will also need to be comfortable delivering and advising on suitable Health and Safety training, inductions and tool box talks for colleagues.

You will be able to find pragmatic solutions, seek improvements, and adapt to changing situations. If you are self-motivated, organised and passionate about delivering an excellent health and safety service across a complex, multi-site organisation, this may be the ideal opportunity for you.


  • The role offers a salary of £43,611 - £48,457 per annum
  • 28 days annual leave (plus bank holidays) - increasing with length of service
  • Option to work a 9-day fortnight and additional flexibility to make up for the challenges due to Covid-19
  • Suitable equipment will be provided to enable you to work from home
  • Generous pension contributions
  • Join a socially conscious not for profit organisation
  • Employee assistance programme and well-being resource available 24/7
  • ‘Perks’ – a range of shopping and activity discounts and cashback options
  • We are a Family Friendly organisation
  • Develop with the support of our academi

Opportunities for development
Through our academi we provide a range of learning and development opportunities to support you on your learning journey with us. We offer development opportunities for every stage of your career. From technical training to leadership development we have a range of programmes.

Next steps
If you would like further information about this opportunity please contact Tracey Healey on
If you are interested in applying for this role, please click 'Apply' and you will be diverted to our recruitment platform.

Closing date: Sunday 20 September 2020

Interview date: Week commencing 28 September 2020

Hafod reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received. Therefore, we encourage early applications to ensure consideration.

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