Construction Health and Safety Manager

Posted 5 months ago by Department for Education
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £48,493
Sector Construction HSE
Posted 5 months ago
Apply by Monday, 22 April 2019

Coventry, West Midlands : Darlington, North East : Manchester, North West : Sheffield, Yorkshire and the Humber

Responsible for delivering on a massive £23.5 billion school investment programme, DfE Capital occupies a unique position in the construction market in England. Our capital investment delivers great new schools with modern teaching environments, which make a real difference to the lives of children. Over 200 schools are involved in the programme at any one time.

We are currently creating a new Health, Safety and Quality Team, which will include a Health and Safety Manager, as well as Quality and Safety Assurance Managers (QSAM)., As a key member of the team you will work from home and visit sites, ensuring that we drive a positive health and safety agenda and make improvements as required.

Your particular role as Construction Health and Safety Manager is critical to fulfilling our legal requirements, so it’s vitally important that you are already fully qualified, focused and can hit the ground running.

You will provide professional health and safety advice, guidance, training and support to the project, design and technical teams across the capital construction programmes. You will also facilitate compliance with the capital management system as well as relevant legal, industry and organisational standards.

You will help Capital fulfil its client CDM duties by undertaking inspections of our construction sites and conducting accident investigations to help make sure our external Principal Contractors, Principal Designers and others fulfil their CDM duties.

Closing date: 22 April 2019