Health, Safety and Compliance Advisor (University of Manchester in Cumbria)

Posted by Rebecca Shepherd from University of Manchester (Dalton Cumbrian Facility) on

Through its Dalton Nuclear Institute, the University maintains the largest nuclear research and higher learning capability across UK academia. In West Cumbria, the heart of the UK nuclear industry, the Institute operates the Dalton Cumbrian Facility (DCF), a state-of-the-art research base for radiation science, and the Robotics in Extreme Environments Laboratory (REEL), applying bespoke engineering solutions to the application of robotic systems in challenging settings. 

You will provide operational support, information, guidance and advice relating to health, safety and compliance in West Cumbria, and will support the Facultys Safety, Compliance & Risk Manager by proactively engaging with the health & safety community across the University to maintain the highest possible standards.

You will have experience of working in a health and safety role in a similar environment and will hold a relevant health and safety qualification, such as NEBOSH General Certificate. You should also be able to demonstrate a proactive and energetic approach and an ability to establish a good rapport with our internal and external stakeholders.

As an equal opportunities employer we welcome applicants from all sections of the community regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation and transgender status.  All appointments will be made on merit.
Please note that we are unable to respond to enquiries, accept CVs or applications from Recruitment Agencies.

Please visit our website to download the Further Particulars document which contains the person specification criteria that you should address in your application.