Safety, Health and Environment Technician Apprentice

Northallerton, North Yorkshire
£19,171 to £19,945
08 Aug 2019
01 Sep 2019
Job role
Contract Type
Full time

Are you a self-starter, have a willingness to learn and have a proactive approach? Are you someone who has a passion to investigate issues, search out facts and see a project through to its end? Are you looking for a role where you can learn and have a great opportunity for career progression?

We are looking for a Safety, Health and Environment Technician Apprentice. As an Apprentice, you will learn on the job to provide advice, guidance and support on a wide variety of health and safety issues. This could be from how to comply with statutory requirements through to implementing nationally recognised best practice.

Throughout your apprenticeship you can expect to receive ongoing support and guidance from others within the team, as well as dedicated time assigned to complete your Level 3 qualification in Safety, Health & Environment.

To be successful you must have:

·     Level 2 in Maths and English or Grade C and above GCSE

·     Level 1 ECDL or equivalent

·     Have excellent communication skills including through social media platforms

Our team is unique as the Health & Safety Service is shared between North Yorkshire County Council and the City of York Council. We are also growing and branching out into commercial areas with academies and other public sector bodies, so you would be joining us as we move forward on our journey.

Working for North Yorkshire County Council has great benefits, we offer Monday to Friday working with generous leave entitlement as well as bank holidays. Retail, gym and leisure discounts, green car and technology salary sacrifice schemes to name but a few, see our Total Rewards Brochure for more information.

This varied and exciting post is a great opportunity to gain valuable experience and knowledge with the potential of a permanent position, on completion of the qualification and having a great career with some really great prospects in an excellent organisation.

If you have any questions about this role we would welcome you to contact us for an informal conversation. Please contact Stuart Langston on 01609 532589.

Key dates:

Closing date: Sunday 1st September

Interview date: 18th September

We do not accept applications from agencies.

DBS is required for this role.