Free open Job in Wales Health, Safety and Environment Manager at Cardiff University
Cardiff University’s School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is one of UK’s longest established schools of pharmacy and among the world’s leading centres for research and education in pharmacy, drug discovery and medicines development. We are a constituent school of the College of Biomedical and Life Sciences, one of the most comprehensive faculties of health sciences and biomedicine in the UK. Our mission is to advance knowledge that has impact and influence. Our outreach and engagement is global: we have an excellent record of entrepreneurship, strong international collaborative working with many key research groups, industrial partnerships, and influence in professional and policy-making bodies in the UK and around the world. In the national research assessment (REF2014), our research was ranked in joint first place among the UK schools of pharmacy for overall quality and ranked second for research impact.
The School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences is looking to recruit an experienced Health, Safety & Environment Manager on a part-time basis to support the School in the areas of Safety, Health and Environment and risk assessment, providing specialist advice, guidance and support to colleagues in the School, and leading projects within these areas under the direction of the Head of School and/or School Manager. The Health, Safety & Environment Manager’s responsibilities will encompass the Departmental Safety Officer role and, as such, the post holder will be accountable to the Head of School for ensuring the School’s compliance with UK SHE legislation and standards and relevant University regulations. We welcome applications from graduates with a relevant life or natural sciences degree, experience of working in a laboratory environment and an appropriate specialist health and safety qualification.
This post is part-time (21 hours a week) and is open ended, with a requirement that hours worked will be spread over a minimum of 4 days per week.
For further information about the School, visit www.cardiff.ac.uk/pharmacy-pharmaceutical-sciences. Interested applicants who wish to find out more about the role and the School are invited to contact Sheila Stockman/Julia Farnham (PHRMY-HOS-PA@cardiff.ac.uk, +44(0)29 2087 0132) to arrange an informal discussion with the Head of School (Professor Mark Gumbleton) or School Manager (Lizanne Duckworth).
Salary: £32,548 – £38,833 per annum, pro rata for hours worked (Grade 6)
Date advert posted: Friday, 3 August 2018
Closing date: Monday, 20 August 2018
Please be aware that Cardiff University reserves the right to close this vacancy early should sufficient applications be received.
Cardiff University is committed to supporting and promoting equality and diversity and to creating an inclusive working environment. We believe this can be achieved through attracting, developing, and retaining a diverse range of staff from many different backgrounds who have the ambition to create a University which seeks to fulfil our social, cultural and economic obligation to Cardiff, Wales, and the world. In supporting our employees to achieve a balance between their work and their personal lives, we will also consider proposals for flexible working or job share arrangements/