Assistant Health & Safety Manager

Posted 7 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £50,000 - £55,000 plus package
Sector Construction HSE
Posted 7 months ago
Apply by Friday, 28 June 2019

An opportunity has arisen for an experienced Health & Safety professional to join a global construction and civil engineering company working as number two on a variety of rail projects across midlands region. The ideal candidate will have strong experience working in a heavy civil engineering environment, rail knowledge would be beneficial and previous experience with managing a Health & Safety team.

The Role:

  • Responsible for managing projects and onsite teams with a direct report into the senior leadership team 

  • To promote company values in all dealings with other employees, clients, subcontractors and other external contacts

  • Assist  in maintaining and seeking continuous improvement in the strategies, policies and procedures in relation to current industry best practice and minimum statutory requirements

  • Participate  as requested in Health, Safety & Environment audits and inspections

  • Advise the senior management team of any onsite incidents or changes in policies

The Candidate:

  • 5+ years’ experience working in Health & Safety

  • Strong knowledge of working in civil engineering environments, rail in a Health & Safety position would be a distinct bonus 

  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent health & safety qualification 

  • Minimum Grad IOSH (working towards CMIOSH)

Reference: PMu - 13813

Shirley Parsons

Shirley Parsons is a specialist Health and Safety Recruitment agency and is the only specialist Health and Safety agency headed by a CMIOSH Safety professional. From a standing start in 2005 the co...

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