Occupational Health and Safety Manager
£35,772 – £38,310 (full time)
Relocation & Lease Car Option
Powys County Council
Powys is a thriving, rural county of some 2,000 square miles with a population
of 128,000 people. As a County Council our goal is to improve the quality of
life for our citizens through driving up the performance of our service
provision. The Occupational Health and Safety function has a central role in
ensuring our 8,000 strong workforce can operate in a safe environment and
have the knowledge and skills to maintain their wellbeing and to deliver an
We are looking for a professional Health and Safety Practitioner who has
experience of delivering a high quality Health and Safety service within a multi
functional Private or Public sector organisation. Additional experience of
managing the delivery of an Occupational Health service will be an
The post holder will head up a new Corporate Health & Safety Unit and will
have autonomy to identify and develop new Occupational Health and Safety
initiatives that support the Councils operational strategy whilst ensuring the
service is delivered in line with legislative requirements.
Energy, enthusiasm, innovation and excellent people management and
communication skills are the main requirements needed to promote the
function within the Council.
For application forms and job details, telephone 01597-826300 (24 hours); or
e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org; or apply online at www.powys.gov.uk.
Completed application forms should be returned to Employment Services,
Human Resources, County Hall, Llandrindod Wells, Powys LD1 5LG.
For general information about the post, please contact Karen Williams on
Closing Date: 20th October 2006