Dalziel announces key Group Health & Safety appointment

Dalziel Ltd has named Peter Jenkins as Group Health & Safety Manager in charge of all health and safety practice across the company’s UK-wide operations.


Peter joins from UK convenience food manufacturer Greencore Group plc where he spent over three years at Greencore Leeds leading all SHE functions in a senior leadership team role and winning the British Frozen Food Federation’s Health and Safety Champion of the Year 2020.  Latterly, Peter led the site’s COVID-19 response.


Previously, he was primary H&S manager at London Hilton, Park Lane having gained a first-class honours degree in Environmental Health (highest mark in year group) at Northumbria University.


Then he gained a Postgraduate Diploma (distinction) in Occupational Health & Safety Management at Loughborough University.


In his new role, Peter will embed sustainable health and safety strategic direction, facilitating the health and safety performance of Dalziel’s 800 staff across all Dalziel’s 14 sites nationwide.


Commenting on his new role, Peter said: “Dalziel is an exceptionally exciting, and successful organisation. Celebrating its 95th birthday this year, Dalziel has a wealth of history, building its business through strong connections with customers and suppliers.  And it constantly champions its attitudes toward growth and enhancement.


“These values and attributes align perfectly with my own, and I am thrilled to be appointed in supporting Dalziel to define and deliver its health and safety agenda over the coming years.”


Recently, Peter was appointed as a member of the Institute for Occupational Safety and Health’s (IOSH) Future Leaders Steering Committee 2021-2023, starting June 2021. This committee will be instrumental in supporting the growth of new and emergent professionals in the health and safety profession.


Dalziel Ltd is the UK’s specialist supplier to the nation’s retail butchery industry, serving butchers since 1926 with a full range of the finest quality frozen and chilled meat, an extensive range of ingredients, butchers’ sundries and packaging.


The Dalziel group is also a major supplier to food processors – other divisions include Dalziel Ingredients which specialises in seasoning, cures, blended ingredients and sauces, and Rillatech, which supplies food casings and packaging materials.

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