Health, Safety & Facilities Manager

  • Job Reference: 1187497400A0
  • Date Posted: 8 July 2024
  • Employer: GXO Logistics
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  • Location: Lutterworth, Leicestershire
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Transport & Logistics

Job Description

 Are you an experienced Health, Safety and Facilities Manager? Do you have a logistics or industrial background? Ready for your next big challenge?


Here at GXO, we're looking for an experienced Health, Safety and Facilities Manager to join the team at our Primark site in Lutterworth. The site is set to embark on a period of huge growth over the next 12-24 months with a large-scale robotic implementation paired with volume and headcount increases, therefore we are looking for a candidate to bring their experience and energy to an exciting period.


This is a full time, permanent position working Monday to Friday, covering the hours from 08:00 - 16:30 or 09:00 to 17:30.


Pay, benefits and more:


We're looking to offer a competitive remuneration in line with qualifications and experience, and 33 days annual leave inclusive bank holidays. Your benefits package includes a company sponsored pension scheme, private medical & dental insurance, a 24/7 online GP service, life assurance and a fully comprehensive employee assistance programme. You'll also have access to our MyBenefits platform offering a variety of high street discounts, a cycle to work scheme, cashback cards, a saving scheme and much more! 


What you'll do on a typical day:


  • Promote good health, safety, and environmental practices throughout the site

  • Develop and monitor Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work for all tasks carried out across the whole operation

  • Provide, or where necessary organise training for staff in relation to Health and Safety policies, practice, and procedures

  • Support cost-effective delivery of facilities/maintenance services, with least disruption to site activities


What you need to succeed at GXO:


  • Proven track record of H&S management experience within a fast-paced logistics distribution environment and facilities management ideally with a strong LEAN background

  • The ability to drive a strong safety culture from the ground up, inspiring and motivating the team to continually strive for continuous improvement

  • Sound knowledge of H&S legislation, policies, and procedures with NEBOSH (obtained or working towards) Experience with Risk Assessment and SWP creation, development, and maintenance

  • Experience working within a site leadership team is a must


We engineer faster, smarter, leaner supply chains. 


GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work. GXO is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate, support and thrive on diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.  We believe that diversity and inclusion in our business is critical to our success as a global company, and we seek to recruit, develop and retain the most talented people from a diverse candidate pool. We are an Armed Forces friendly organisation and Disability Confident Leader as part of the Disability Confident Scheme (GIS) and actively welcome applications from people with disabilities.


The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All employees may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed. Review GXO's candidate privacy statement here.