01 February 2021

Health & Safety Manager

Description :

Shoreham Port operates 24/7 365 days of the year within a fascinating and complex Health & Safety environment. The successful applicant will have responsibility for Health & Safety across all landside activities of the Port including our busy operations, engineering, maintenance and property divisions, ensuring that safety is at the heart of everything we do.

This is a fantastic opportunity for a Health & Safety Manager who thrives on leading and delivering transformational change within the Health & Safety arena whilst continuing to ensure compliance with all relevant Health & Safety legislation.

Skills and Experience

  • Attained an industry-recognised qualification such as NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent.
  • Previous experience of working in a complex health & Safety environment.
  • Experienced in advising and guiding senior leadership teams, line managers and colleagues in all matters relating to Health & Safety.
  • Experience of incident investigation, root cause analysis and working with the Health & Safety Executive.
  • Demonstrates up to date knowledge and practical application of Health & Safety regulations and standards.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills used to build relationships with a variety of stakeholders both internally and externally.
  • Strong organisational and administrative skills with attention to detail and a methodical approach.
  • Experienced and highly competent in the use of Microsoft Excel, Word and PowerPoint.
  • Enjoys an autonomous standalone role.
  • Proven capability to adapt and respond to changing priorities.
  • Calm under pressure and able to demonstrate resilience.
  • Full Driving Licence.


  • Up to £51,000 per annum
  • Exceptional defined benefit pension scheme -Employer contribution rate - 18%
  • 25 days holiday (plus bank holidays)
  • Immediate starts are available
  • Funded training in a supportive environment
  • Access to a comprehensive wellbeing scheme

Additional Information

  • Monday to Friday 0800 – 1700 with a one-hour lunch break (40 hours/week) with limited working remotely option(approximately 2 days per month)
  • Free parking available onsite
  • Location – Shoreham Port Estate
  • The Port is operational 24/7 and therefore itis an expectation of the role that the candidate is flexible with working hours.

Please Note: Applicants should be aware the Port has a zero-tolerance policy for drugs and alcohol and a random programme of testing is operated throughout.

Closing Date

The closing date for applications is Friday 26th February 2021

Application Method

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Apply by : 27 February 2021