Health & Safety Officer

Reference: VR-HSO-01
Job Type: Temporary
Job Type: Full-time
Location: Ashford
Duration: 3 months
Salary: £30,000
Job Description:

Red Eagle Recruitment (AGY) is looking to recruit a Health & Safety Officer to work for our client based in Ashford.

The main purpose of the role is to support the Head of H&S & Risk in the delivery of the Trust H&S responsibilities, including H&S, fire and security and to facilitate compliance with legislation in providing appropriate advice.


  • Carrying out detailed and robust audits
  • Supporting employees and managers with investigating health and safety related incidents.
  • Working with and alongside employees, carrying out observations and making continuous improvements
  • We are looking for candidates with the following skills, experience and attributes:
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety or Construction Health and Safety
  • Working across a number a multi sited estate providing health and safety advice on complex issues
  • Sound understanding of hard and soft facilities services
  • Proven experience of Undertaking detailed health and safety investigations, audits and risk assessments

Experience required:

  • Minimum two years’ experience in a H&S and Fire prevention advice role; preferably within a multi-disciplinary organisation
  • Experience in fire safety audit and H&S auditing

Qualifications required:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate in H&S (or working towards)
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Fire Safety and Risk Management or equivalent (or working towards)
  • City and Guilds 730 Teaching Certificate or equivalent

This Health & Safety Officer role is offered on a temporary basis, expected to run for 3 months. Working hours are 37.5 hours a week Monday to Friday. Pay is £16.48 per hour (equivalent to £30,000 per annum), paid weekly a week in arrears.

To find out more and to be considered for the role of Health & Safety Officer, please apply via your CV.

How to apply:

For further information on this vacancy please contact:
Folkestone: 01303 851 133 E-mail:
Please quote the job reference and attach a recent CV if available.

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