Head of Health & Safety

Posted 3 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £50,000 - £70,000 plus package
Sector Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Thursday, 19 September 2019

An exciting opportunity has arisen for a senior safety professional to join a leading civil engineering company to manage a team across  Kent & South East region on a number of civil engineering projects. The ideal candidate will have operated at a strategic level but also happy to remain hands on when required.The role will also require managing a team of Health, Safety and Environmental professionals and be responsible for growing the team. Civil engineering experience will be essential for the role.

The Role:

  • To lead the Health and Safety focused culture across the project and promote good safety behaviour
  • To be an expert in Health and Safety legislation and best practice to assist with compliance and continuous improvement
  • To build strategic vision for the region
  • To promote company values in all dealings with other employees, clients, subcontractors and other external contacts
  • Report into board level on safety matters.

The Candidate:

  • 5 years+ health & safety experience
  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent
  • Grad IOSH 
  • Must have relevant Civil engineering experience

Reference: PMu 14119

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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