Environmental Health Manager

Posted 12 Jun 2020

TJ Morris Ltd

Axis Business Park, Portal Way, Liverpool (Quality Assurance or Safety)


Job Type:permanentDuration:
Category:Quality Assurance or SafetyRecruiter Reference:EnvironmentalHealthManager
URL for Applications:Apply HereSalary:Competitive - DOE

Competitive salary
Company maintained vehicle, phone and laptop
5.6 weeks paid holiday per year including bank and public holiday allowance rising to 6.6 weeks upon 5 years' service
Contributable Company pension scheme
Onsite subsidised Health and Fitness Centre
Subsidised canteen
10% store discount
Access to social and sporting events

Home Bargains is one of the UK's fastest growing and most exciting retailers with the opportunity for an experienced health and safety professional to join us as an Environmental Health Manager.

This role is based at our Head Office in Liverpool but will require field-based work in accordance with operational needs.

The Environmental Health Manager is responsible for supporting business compliance with all aspects of Environmental Health regulation, with particular focus on waste compliance.

This role is essential to developing safety management systems and monitoring compliance with legislative, best practice and TJ Morris standards, across the business.

The role incorporates both responsive and preventative approaches to minimise the risk of occupational health issues, accidents and injuries to those affected by our operations, as well as identifying, coordinating and driving improvements in safety, compliance and quality.

Job Overview
Ensure a safe workplace environment without risk to health, ensuring adherence and regular review and communication of all health and safety policies, procedures and standards
Ensure the Company meets its statutory obligations in all areas of Environmental Health and has appropriate preventative and responsive measures in place
Complete and review risk assessments for all aspects of the business
Ensure accidents are documented and investigated as appropriate and any identified improvements are implemented
Ensure that a planned programme of safety inspections and audits is carried out and employees are aware of their responsibilities
Ensure documented Health and Safety and Food Safety Management Systems are accurately updated and maintained and that legislative requirements are met
Organise and carry out training and ensure that any statutory requirements are met throughout the business

About the Company
TJ Morris Limited trading as Home Bargains is a privately owned family run discount retailer selling top brands at the lowest possible price on the UK high street.

Having started more than 40 years ago in Liverpool our customers continue to be at the heart of everything we do and throughout our 530 stores we have over 4.5 million customers each week.

With plans to increase our store portfolio to 900 stores throughout the UK we are a fast-paced retailer opening 50 stores a year (nearly one every weekend) - and we wouldn't have it any other way!
Degree level qualification in regards to Environmental Health
Certificate of Registration from the Environmental Health Registration Board (EHRB) or the Chartered Institute of Environmental Health (CIEH)
Minimum 3 years’ experience in Environmental Health – a generalist background is preferred but must have experience of waste compliance and safety
An expert knowledge and understanding of EU and UK legislation  
Demonstrable experience of keeping up-to-date with new legislation, maintain an expert knowledge of health and safety and food safety legislation and best practice and any developments that affect business operations
Demonstrable record of performance, productivity and service delivery
Practical use of root cause analysis

How to Apply

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