Warning! this machine has no brain, please use your own. Join the Singer team and help keep everyone safe.
Make a global impact with a great team, in a cool culture, and a healthy work-life balance. Work on robotics projects from concept to market while contributing to cures for cancer and renewable energies. Not to forget, you would live in the countryside working for Somerset’s Employer of the Year!!!
This role is currently undertaken by the Operations Manager and will be a new department with scope for growth in parallel with the growth of Singer Instruments. Being a Health and Safety Manager, you will own all aspects of health and safety in all areas of the business, ensuring that our organisation meets the necessary legislative obligations and drive the continuous improvement of health and safety throughout our business. You will facilitate the ongoing development of health and safety policies and practices to make sure all staff is adhering to these standards, coordinating and auditing areas of the business where responsibility and supervision are devolved to other team members. You will support the Research & Development team to ensure products meet the relevant standards required. You will own the health and safety department’s targets, improvements, and budgets, reporting to the company in line with our transparent philosophy. Your Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:
You will do this as a member of the Operations Team but will work with all areas of the business, including the senior leadership, to ensure best practice. Our Headquarters encompass a Sales & Finance office, an Electro-Mechanical Assembly area, a CNC Workshop, a Bio-Laboratory, and a Stores area among others. As growth occurs at Singer Instruments, you may need to recruit and select your own team in line with demand, so you will need to be a developed leader and manager or working to evolve these skills
The work you do will help scientists in laboratories in over 50 countries accelerate their research efforts on global challenges such as cures for cancer and solutions for renewable energies while keeping all contributors and stakeholders safe and well.
The regulations usually encountered on a manufacturing site such as but not limited to:
Singer Instruments is a small but rapidly growing UK-based company that develops and provides hardware and software solutions for laboratory automation. Singer stays ahead of the competition through constant innovation and by encouraging all staff to input to the business. This is a great time to join with lots of exciting projects in the pipeline. This would suit someone looking to be a technical expert and work for a close-knit company in which you can make a real difference and shape the future. With offices in California, Singapore, and Germany, and our headquarters in the beautiful Exmoor National Park in the South West of England, we’re close to all the outdoor activities that you could imagine!
Established in 1934, Singer Instruments is a relatively small (50 people) but rapidly expanding UK-based family business that develops and provides hardware and software solutions for laboratory automation.
Our customers are doing amazing things across all facets of biological science including genetics, neuroscience, cancer biology, and biofuel engineering. Our customers include the world’s top 50 universities, NASA, and some of the most famous beer and wine producers. The beer in your fridge may have been researched using one of our microscopes!
We’ve got offices in California, Singapore, and Germany with our HQ in the beautiful Exmoor National Park in the South West of England.
£26,000 – £30,000 p.a.
37.5 per week
Profit Share for Nerds
Equity for Nerds
Flexible working options
29 days holiday including Bank Holidays
Holiday bonus on length of service
Singer HQ, Roadwater near Minehead, Somerset
16th October, 2020
23rd October, 2020
First-round online interviews
30th October, 2020
Face to face interviews
6th November, 2020