Kim Rahbek

Telephone: 07958 73 30 30.

Personal details:
Name: Kim Rahbek Gender: Male Date of birth: 17th April 1972

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E-mail addresses: Mobile telephone number +44 (0)7958733030

Experienced, internationally oriented Fire Safety- and Health and Safety professional possessing extensive speciality knowledge from chemical-, housing- and educational environments. Looking to expand work experience within Health and Safety areas, including Fire Safety, auditing and legal advice, both nationally and internationally.

Benefits and Advantages to Employer:
Strong Health, Safety and Training experience from various industries. Extensive experience with Fire Risk Assessments Experience in producing reports and briefs. Experience in developing and updating policies and procedures. Knowledge of implementing new Health and Safety initiatives. • Extensive experience in advising and on a large variety of Health and Safety subjects. • Familiar with conducting audits, inspections and perambulations. • Good communicator and listener.

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Key Skills:
Results- and achievement oriented. Qualified Radiation Protection Supervisor Solid basis of Health- and Safety knowledge in areas such as Fire, COSHH, REACH and OHSAS. Possess NEBOSH General Certificate and ROSPA Fire Certificate. Effective planner, organiser and administrator with analytical abilities. Fair, firm and energetic team player and -builder. Loyal and adaptable with strong, natural given service-oriented mindset.

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Work experience:
Health and Safety Consultant (Contract) SHP, London 2012
Main accomplishments and responsibilities: • Upgrading all General- and Fire Risk Assessments for this housing association’s portfolio of 50 buildings including both offices and residential units to enable the organisation to apply for OHSAS accreditation • Inspecting both office- and residential buildings regarding Fire- and Health and Safety

Health and Safety Advisor Vale (Europe) Limited
Main accomplishments and responsibilities: 1: Projects: New furnace installation project Participating in planning of and HAZOP of a new extraction plant Participating in investigations of incidents and accidents Participating in the preparation for the transit from COSHH to REACH Participating in investigations of incidents and accidents Manual handling minimisation campaign Personal- and static monitoring schemes re-installed Developing, conducting and managing perambulation scheme Reviewing the use and types of hardhats and goggles Hand sanitation facilities revamped Lead definition, warnings and precautions 2: Training sessions developed and conducted: Fire safety Asbestos Knife safety Gloves and safety glasses Working at Heights Safe Use of Ladders Radiation Safety

2008 – 2012


Kim Rahbek
Telephone: 07958 73 30 30.
3: Redevelopments: Fire Risk Assessments OHSAS MSDS sheets REACH updates incorporated into OHSAS Management 4: Ongoing: Reducing the number of risk assessments by 10% Conducted, improved and managed over 800 risk assessment, including areas such as Fire, Manual Handling and Radiation • • •

Maintaining the Asbestos Register

Monitoring the quality performance via OHSAS of existing suppliers/contractors for continuous approval Ensuring that the quality system at any time complies with the OHSAS standard Compiling monthly reports to the Refinery Manager and Corporate Various corporate requests, e.g. policies, procedures, records and guidelines Maintaining the Accident and Incident Reporting System Evaluating, classifying and investigating incidents and accidents Liaising with external bodies and organisations Chairman of the OHSAS Management Group

Vocational Assessor, freelance
St. George’s Hospital (NHS Trust), London, Royal London Hospital (NHS Trust), London, St. Bartholomew Hospital (NHS Trust), London, eTraining, West Wickham Main accomplishments and responsibilities: Conducting Fire- and Health and Safety training. Guiding and assessing candidates through their vocational training programme

2005 – 2008

Freelance Training / Administration assistant
Client: Waltham Forest College, Waltham Forest, London Main responsibilities: Admistrating databases of learners and achievements Gained NCFE level 2 certificate in Health and Safety Controlling student’s enrolment details Line managing 2 permanent staff members + 3 temporary employees. Client: Charo Limited, Essex Main accomplishments and responsibilities: Servicing office based requests from 40 tutors and assessors Updating and developing various databases. Client: iTech Training, Hackney, greater London Main accomplishments and responsibilities: Built up the recruitment department from scratch Responsible for a weekly job search with clients Responsible for Health and Safety in iTech’s premises and at placement companies Pre-vetted work placement (Fire- and Health and Safety) in offices, shops and work shops. Client: Action for Employment, greater London Main accomplishments and responsibilities: Monitored the progress of a client portfolio of 50 clients. Pre-vetting work placement (Fire- and Health and Safety) in offices, shops and work shops. Client: The Training Network, greater London Main accomplishments and responsibilities: Developing business relations between employers and candidates on the Vocational Training Programme. Sourced 40 candidates per month for the Vocational Training Programme.

2002 – 2005

Assistant Export Manager
Universal Industries Limited, London, United Kingdom Main accomplishments: Cold calling and visiting various companies for establishing initial business relationship Produced price lists in accordance with pre-invoices Produced own catalogue of any item related to any aspect of Infectious Diseases Participated in inspection of goods before shipping.

2001 - 2002


Kim Rahbek
Telephone: 07958 73 30 30.

Lay Judge
City Court, Aarhus, Denmark Main duties: Functioned as Elected Lay Judge in a tribunal on equal terms with the Judicial Judge Evaluated and voted in more than 10 cases per year: from domestic violence to severe drug dealing.

1996 – 2003

Additional Health and Safety work:
Health and Safety Advisor, freelance 2007 – 2009
Locations and main responsibilities: Interim Assistant Risk Manager, City and Hackney Primary Care Trust Business Development Unit, Southwark College Delivering refresher courses in Health and Safety and Fire Safety at any level from basic to senior management at Queen Elizabeth Foundation, Leatherhead, Surry.

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Membership of Professional Bodies:
Technician membership of IOSH Member of Institute of Lifelong Learning.

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Degree studies:
Diploma in Bi-Lingual Business Studies [English and Danish]
Aarhus Business School, Aarhus, Denmark

1995 - 2001 1993 - 1995

Bachelor of Law Studies [LL.B. equivalent]
Faculty of Law, Aarhus University, Aarhus, Denmark.

Other relevant courses:
Fire Risk Assessor training Face fitting training Radiation Protection Supervisor COSHH and REACH. July 2009 March 2009 February 2009 June 2010

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NEBOSH National General Certificate in Health and Safety

September 2007

Vocational Assessor and -Trainer (qualified A1).

January 2006


Fluent British English and American English. Danish [Mother tongue] Good working knowledge of German, Norwegian and Swedish.


Swimming and walking. Digital photography. Travelling. Study of languages, societies and cultures. Reading. The Arts. Listening to popular and classical music.

Valid EU Driving Licence [No endorsements] In excellent health [Non smoker] Possess fully enhanced, valid, clean CRB check.

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