Health & Safety Officer

Closing date: 31/01/2024
Location: South Wales
Organisation: Al-Met
Report to: Operations Manager (direct) and Group EHS Manager (indirect)
Salary: Skill and experience dependent

Al-Met is currently seeking a Health and Safety Officer. The successful applicant will ensure that systems and controls are in place and adhered to in order to maintain the effective management of HS&E within the company.

Job duties, responsibilities and accountabilities:

  • Ensuring all risks, for Health & Safety and Environmental are understood and have suitable and sufficient controls in place to minimise those risks 
  • Ensuring documentation, instruction and training are available to all employees and that it is regularly reviewed for accuracy and suitability
  • Developing Continual Improvement and Standardisation of best practice across the Division
  • Ensure completion of Risk Assessments, PUWER assessments COSHH assessments etc are carried out and either reviewed periodically or amended due to changes
  • Ensure Health and Environment Monitoring is carried out in accordance with company policy
  • Ensure Safe Operating Procedures are completed and available to employees at point of use
  • Advise the site on Health & Safety matters arising from its day to day operations 
  • Carry out compliance auditing against legal requirements and put in place corrective actions/strategies to correct any digressions
  • Investigate all works accidents, in conjunction with local line management and ensure effective actions are identified and implemented to prevent reoccurrence 
  • Liaise with other Company Health & Safety personnel to ensure common safety practices
  • In conjunction with the Quality & Improvements Manager, liaise with customer and Third Party Accreditation bodies to maintain approvals
  • Advise the Management Team on any health and safety training needs
  • Maintain the H&S Modules within Safety Management System (IMSXpress)
  • Liaise with Local Authorities and H&S Executive on safety and environmental matters
  • Liaise with other Company Quality and Safety Department personnel to ensure suppliers and subcontractors are effectively controlled and monitored
  • Maintain safety inductions and controls for new employees and contractors
  • Reporting of key data to Local and Group Management teams on key areas
  • Assist the Operations Manager to develop a Health & Safety Improvement plan for the site.

To find out more

To find out more or to express an interest in this role, please send your CV to