Health and Safety Undergraduate

City: Hexham   Contract Type: Full-time     Job-Code: 1569   Department:   


Your Tasks

  • You will complete a 12 month placement (in conjunction with the academic year 2023/2024) within the Health and Safety Department, providing administrative and operational support both within the office and on-plant.  Other tasks include:

  • Collect and input data to maintain health and safety records (electronic and paper) in a timely and accurate manner.

  • Undertake  projects and make improvement recommendations where appropriate.

  • Produce adhoc reports as required.

  • Assist with health and safety inspections and audits.

  • Assist in planning health and safety training.

  • Liaise effectively with internal and external parties as required.

  • Develop knowledge and experience of health and safety.


Our Requirements

  • Successfully completed two years at degree level in a health and safety or business discipline.

  • Competent use of Microsoft Office Products (Word, Excel, Outlook).

  • Good communicator with confidence in their ability to deal with all levels of personnel.

  • Good administrative and organisational skills.

  • Ability to work as part of a team and independently.

  • Ability to work on projects from conception to implementation with limited supervision.

  • Desire to increase knowledge of Health and Safety in the workplace.


We Offer

The opportunity to join the largest manufacturing employer in Northumberland; focussed on quality, customer service, the environment and sustainability. Competitive employee benefits and pension scheme. Rewarding and varied job role. Technologically advanced systems and processes. Comprehensive induction process, progressive training and development.


Your Contact

Philip Maloney, HR

T 01434 602191


We create more from wood. With more than 10,000 employees in 10 countries who work with passion, upholding our family values and innovative spirit. This is how we create products for furniture, interior design, construction as well as laminate flooring. We keep moving and are always developing – manufacturing new products, tapping into emerging markets and generating exciting prospects for everyone that works with us.