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Health and Safety Advisor

  • Location:

    Birmingham

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Market related

  • Contact:

    Sarah Smyth

  • Contact phone:

    015133101

  • Job ref:

    VAC-12947

  • Published:

    6 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    22-10-2022

Health and Safety Advisor

Birmingham

£45K - £55K + Vehicle + Package

Required for a busy main contractor who specialise in projects large-scale projects between £20 -£50m in value.

The ideal candidate will have at least 5 years’ in experience total and will be looking after more than one project.

Job Description:

  • Develop, promote and maintain a strong, pro-active health & safety culture on site.
  • Communicate and co-ordinate the adoption of industry best practices in health and safety.
  • Develop project-specific health & safety strategies, programmes and plans.
  • Implementation of the site Health and Safety Induction Training programme.
  • Coordinate reviews of Method Statements and Risk Assessments.
  • Conduct site inductions and toolbox talks.
  • Establish a process of active health and safety monitoring through audits and inspections of site conditions and contractor activities.
  • Recording and reporting of site Health and Safety KPI metrics using predefined leading and lagging indicators.
  • Ensure full compliance with local and national Health and Safety legislation.
  • Co-ordinate the development and implementation of health and safety programmes and initiatives designed to continually improve performance.

Requirements Include:

  • H&S Degree Qualification
  • 5+ years related work experience, must have some construction experience
  • Proven Health & Safety record
  • Knowledge and experience in H&S Legislation, H&S Procedures in particular maintenance of company policies and procedures with a view to continually monitoring legislative updates and best practice guidelines.
  • Strong communication skills.

This is a great opportunity offering definite career progression within a Tier 1 contractor in the UK.

To register your interest in this position, please forward a copy of your latest cv to Sarah or call today to discuss further.