Safety & Compliance Assistant

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Safety & Compliance Assistant



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Safety & Compliance Assistant“You care about making a positive impact in the world. You understand greatness requires thinking differently. An inclusive and accepting work environment is important to you.A job at IKEA is so much more than home furnishings. Together, we work to make a better everyday life for the many. It’s the perfect fit if you want to contribute, grow, and share. Join the team and start a better life for yourself.”LocationSouthamptonEmployment typeFull Time PermanentDepartmentRisk & ComplianceDeadline2024-06-11You already applied for this job.Candidate profile (text) – Default language We are looking to welcome a Risk & Compliance Assistant to join our Risk & Safety team at IKEA Southampton, where it is a Wonderful Workday!Due to health & safety you must be 18 years or older for this role.This role is to protect IKEA co-workers, customers, visitors and assets from preventable loss, injury or illness, and contribute to the positive working and shopping experience for all. Support a risk aware culture in the Unit, by proactively assessing and managing risks together with the functions and the risk owners, and by creating understanding about IKEA’s intended level of Safety & Security.Expected Start Date: 26th June2024
Interviews between 8th – 17th JuneWHAT WE OFFER

  • £12 hourly rate
  • Living Wage Foundation Employer
  • 30 hours weekly, working 5 days over 7 and 3 out of 4 weekends.
  • 39 hours weekly, working 5 days over 7and alternative weekends.
  • Working hours are between 7am to 10pm

Our co-workers bring unique ideas and talent to work every day and we offer a variety of benefits that suit their and their family’s everyday needs.

  • Excellent holiday entitlement that increases with service
  • Subsidised co-worker meals on shifts
  • 15% co-worker discount & I-Benefits discount portal helping you save £100’s on Highstreet retailers
  • Free & Confidential Employee Assistance Program and Wellbeing Portal
  • X3 Life Assurance, enhanced statutory pension contributions & interest free loans
  • Holiday on Christmas Eve & Christmas Day
  • Family Friendly policies & benefits
  • Commitment to your development throughout your IKEA career, starting on your first day
  • Free parking

We are passionate about ensuring that we work together to make a more secure and safe environment for our customers and co-workers, and do the best for people and the environment by creating a sustainable way of living. The IKEA values really reflect your own values.

  • The most important requirements are full availability, which will help us cover all operational hours of the function, passion for the role, a desire to learn and develop and computer literacy.
  • You have a high standard of written and verbal communication skills. Strong interpersonal and analytical, problem-solving skills.
  • An ability to work in a self-directive environment to resolve problems and to complete tasks within deadlines, an ability to work in a fast paced, high pressure environment.
  • Ability to react to an emergency situation & be prepared to make decisions.

Togetherness is one of the core values in the IKEA culture, we expect our candidates to be natural team players who will embrace change with a solution-orientated approach. In IKEA we place great emphasis on leading others and ourselves with a positive approach, even during the busiest and most challenging times.WHAT YOU’LL BE DOING DAY TO DAY
The job is varied & no two days are the same, you contribute to the shopping experience by ensuring a safe environment for our customers & co-workers.

  • You meet and greet all persons entering the store and maintain visitor, contractors and co-worker access to and from the store.
  • You monitor fire safety & security systems, respond to alarms and initiate emergency response without delay and support the Safety & Security function in store through monitoring and review of CCTV and other security infrastructure.
  • You are responsible for the recording of incidents and accidents; maintaining the Incident Reporting System and assist with Loss Prevention and detection of offenders.
  • You will carry out administrative duties, including audits, reports, maintaining and filing records and support the stores daily operations.
  • Day to day conversations with the Duty Manager on the safe daily running of the store.

It takes the diversity of thought, background, and culture to make great ideas a reality. We welcome candidates from all walks of life to join us, where we feel valued for our uniqueness and recognised for our diverse talents.RECRUITMENT PROCESS INFORMATION
If you have any special requirements during the interview process, please let us know as soon as possible.First step, please attach an up to date CV with your application so we can get to know you better.
Second step, if successful you will be invited to an interview with one of our hiring managers.
Third step, successful interviews will be asked to come along to a Grandparent interview with one of our store manager.Final offers of employment are contingent upon clear results in mandatory background and substance misuse checks. Background checks must be completed by all successful candidates and will include driving records and criminal history.Come see things a little differently with us and be part of creating a better everyday life for the many.IKEA reserves the right to close a job vacancy earlier than originally advertised.For any advice or support, email me at [email protected] and I will be happy to help!Why you will love usFrom the deep forests in Sweden, we have spread our culture and values around the world. At the heart of our offer are our beautiful home-furnishing products and solutions, made with care for our planet, reaching millions of customers.At the heart of our business, are our wonderful co-workers representing diversity in all dimensions and passionate for life at home. We all contribute with our uniqueness and we want to grow and develop together.Our vision, “to create a better everyday life for the many people” inspires and guides us in everything we do. This is IKEA.What we all have in common

  • Living our values
  • Being your unique self, while respecting and including others
  • A passion for home furnishing
  • Performing & delivering while learning & developing
  • Having fun!

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Fri, 07 Jun 2024 06:01:46 GMT

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