Health and Safety Officer (Apprentice)

7 days left

Town Hall, CV11 5AA
£18,870 - £20,541 Per annum
11 Feb 2019
01 Mar 2019
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Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is a small Council with big values. We are committed to ensuring our services are delivered to the highest possible standard and we put the customer at the forefront of everything we do. By working for us you will become part of the team and will play your part in serving our community.

We are currently recruiting for an Apprentice Health and Safety Officer who will assist in the provision of a positive Health and Safety culture. A background in Health and Safety is desirable but not essential as applicants will have the opportunity to gain experience in the role and develop by undertaking the Level 3 in Health and Environment Technician. What is more important is experience of working within a customer focused environment and providing advice and guidance.

This is a full time role working Monday to Friday with support and time given to fulfil the requirements of your training.

The role is a varied one and will involve carrying out inspections, ensuring compliance with Asbestos inspection programme and the development and implementation of Health and Safety processes. At completion of the Level 3 qualification, although there is no guarantee of permanent employment, the experience and skills you will have learned will be recognised as a Health and Safety Officer.

You must be Educated to Level 2 on the National Qualifications Framework including Maths and English

Experience of working within a customer focused environment, providing advice and guidance


Experience of working to Deadlines


Excellent Communication Skills both oral and Written


Ability to manage own workload and prioritise effectively


As an employer, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council offers a wide range of benefits, including flexible working, Local Government Pension Scheme, generous holiday allowance and childcare vouchers.

This post is covered by the Fluency Duty, as outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers.

Please note that all applications must be received on an online application form. We do not accept CV's and do not keep CV's on file unless part of an application.

Any communication with you will be via email, so please check your email, including spam/junk folders, and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

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