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Title:  Regional Health & Safety Manager

City:  Manchester
Department:  Logistics & Supply Chain & Transport

Manchester, GB, M17 1TU


Müller UK & Ireland is wholly owned by the Unternehmensgruppe Theo Müller which employs over 24,000 people throughout Europe.

In the UK, Müller develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of branded and private label dairy products made with milk from more than 1,700 British farmers.

The Müller brand is ranked at No.7 in The Grocer's Top 100 list of Britain's Biggest Brands, and is also the 7th most chosen brand in the UK.


We are currently recruiting for a Regional Health and Safety Manager within our Muller Milk and Ingredients Logistics division. You will embed a highly professional and extensive regional safety framework that delivers high levels of operational safety performance and ensures the transformation of activity, safety standards and behaviours through our people.


In this role the key responsibilities will include:


  • Carrying out and completing risk assessments (Process, Workplace Transport, CoSHH, Manual Handling , PUWER etc)
  • Assisting sites / reviewing the standard of accident investigations
  • Ensuring Depots adopt appropriate Health and Safety targets and standards for their own areas of responsibility in the control of loss and operation of best safety practice
  • Developing and implementing all Health and Safety associated policies and procedures, amending and updating as required
  • Ensuring the Health and Safety policies and procedures are adopted by the business and its various operations as appropriate.
  • Attending Health and Safety Meetings
  • Delivering Health and Safety Training to all UK sites
  • Developing Health and Safety presentations
  • Monitoring and auditing safety performance in regards to:
  • Internal safety systems
  • Statutory requirements
  • Industry benchmark standards UK
  • Industry benchmark standards European
  • Developing and maintaining effective working relationships with appropriate representatives of the HSE / LA and any other appropriate external bodies
  • Assessing the competence of external contractors and maintaining the approved contractor listing
  • Compiling written briefs to update the business on changes to legislation, codes of practice, industry best practice or other sources.



Key skills and experience:


  • A minimum 5 years experience in a H&S Role
  • Previous experience of Health & Safety within industry, ideally transport and logistics but not essential
  • Knowledge / experience of COMAH would be an advantage
  • Excellent organisational and communication skills
  • Computer literate with a good understanding of MS office applications
  • Able to work to tight deadlines and manage their own time effectively
  • Willing to travel as required within the UK
  • Thorough understanding of current Health & Safety Legislation and its implementation within the workplace
  • NEBOSH Certificate minimum, Diploma desirable
  • Member of IOSH


The Company


If the above matches your skills and abilities then in return we offer a Competitive reward package including Pension scheme, Company Car, Bonus, Private Health care and Retail discounts.



Contact Details:

F.A.O. Hire To Retire Recruitment, Müller UK & Ireland, Donnington Wood Business Park, Telford, Shropshire, TF2 7GJ

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