Senior Health & Safety Advisor

Posted 09 March 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEnvironmental, Health & Safety Jobs
Contact NameConal Sheppard

Job description

Job Purpose:
To further develop, implement, audit and improve the Health & Safety of the company's policy & procedures and hence ensure the firm is compliant with legislative requirements.

Key Functions: (include but may not be limited to):
Continually develop and implement the Health & Safety policy and management arrangements to ensure all working practices are safe;
Undertake risk assessments and reviews, including COSHH, Environmental impact and Manual Handling and develop subsequent safe systems of work.
Complete regular site inspections and audits to monitor compliance with HSE requirements;
Organise necessary external inspections.
Investigate all accidents, near misses and complaints of ill health etc;
Implement & develop the sub-contractors' policy and procedures;
Maintain all necessary records for effective HSE management and complete all aspects of HSE administration;
Respond to employee safety and environmental concerns and implement systems for improvements;
Any other duties, within reason and capability, as agreed with the Senior Managers.

You will hold a NEBOSH Certificate and have 2+ years equivalent experience in a Health &
Safety role. You will have good working knowledge of HSE legislation. You will be proficient in use of MS Office applications.
We are looking for someone with excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills who is a strong negotiator, analytical and a problem solver.
Preference will be shown to applicants who in addition to the above have a Construction background and have a NEBOSH Diploma and hold Membership of IOSH.