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Category: Professional Support | Department: Safety Office | Closing Date: 18 Nov 2015 | A new and exciting opportunity has arisen for an experienced assistant safety advisor within the Safety Office at LSHTM.
The successful applicant will be a real team player, possess excellent interpersonal skills, be focussed and target driven, and have a positive can-do attitude. The position requires a proven ability to take initiative, meet tight deadlines, juggle competing priorities and work without close supervision, as well as the diplomatic skills to work well in a small team.
You will support the safety advisor by developing, implementing and monitoring of safety policy, guidance and training and take an active role in School wide workplace inspections and audits.
To be successful in this role you will have a considerable broad knowledge of health and safety management systems over a wide discipline including a significant knowledge of the UK legislation and enforcement system. You will have relevant recognised qualifications to a minimum standard of NEBOSH certificate and Bio-Safety Practitioner Level 1. You will ideally be working towards your NEBOSH, or equivalent, Diploma and CMIOSH as well as Bio-Safety Practitioner Level 2.
Salary will be on the Professional Support Grade 6 scale in the range of £37,477 to £42,560 per annum depending on qualifications and experience and the post is available immediately. The post will be subject to LSHTM terms and conditions.
Applications should be made online via our website at ###.######.### and the reference for this post is ASA1. Applications should also include a CV and the names and email contacts of two referees who can be contacted immediately if shortlisted.
Online applications will be accepted by the automated system until midnight of the closing date. Any queries regarding the application process may be addressed to #####@######.### Please quote reference ASA1 .