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Health and Safety Officer

  • Location: Lincoln
  • Salary: £34304 - £38500 per annum
  • Job Type:Permanent
  • Sector: Office Support
  • Contact: Donna Stafford
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 01733 555372
  • Job Ref: SF53352
Select in Lincoln is currently looking to recruit a Health and Safety Officer on a full time, permanent basis.

Job Summary:

The successful candidate will be instrumental in embedding and enforcing a positive health and safety culture using a variety of methods, and will be confident in the delivery of promoting health and safety in a variety of different circumstances and situations. You will be responsible for providing H&S advice and guidance, preparing, reviewing and revising H&S polices, responding to outcomes of H&S audits or inspections and coordination and provision of training and support to staff, students and visitors to the University.


You will be a hands-on, pragmatic, people-orientated individual, with demonstrable influencing skills. It is essential that you will be a team player with the ability to engage collaboratively with staff, students and third parties, organise your own time effectively and have a flexible approach as the work demands will change.

Skills and Qualifications required:

You will hold a NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety or an equivalent qualification along with significant relevant experience. Previous experience in a Higher Education environment is desirable but not essential. You will have excellent I.T. and communication skills and will be able to work on your own initiative.

A generous Employee benefits package:

• 25 days holiday for Grades 1-6
• 35 days holiday for Grades 7+
• Plus 3 additional discretionary days annual leave over the Christmas period
• Various pension scheme options including a Local Government Pension Scheme offering up to a 19.5% Employer Contribution.
• Employer Contribution and a 10% non-contributory pension for members of staff that do not wish to pay into a scheme.
• A 24/7 Employee Assistance Programme including free online GP services and face to face counselling sessions
• We also offer various free perks and discounted vouchers through Perk box e.g. a monthly free cinema ticket, a free coffee every week, a Birthday Box delivered straight to your work or home, Free Eye care Vouchers, a Cycle to Work Scheme, plus many discounts at various high street shops and online brands.

If this sounds like an exciting role to you and you have the minimum qualifications and experience to carry out this role successfully, please apply today!