Health and Safety Advisor

Posted 10 months ago by Shirley Parsons
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £40k - 45k per year + car package
Sector Construction HSE
Posted 10 months ago
Apply by Friday, 7 December 2018

We are currently working with a Consultancy in the recruitment of a Health and Safety Advisor to work with a major Construction Client of theirs.  We are interested to speak to both experienced or newly graduated Health and Safety professionals looking for an opportunity in Health and Safety.

The Role:

  • To provide expert advice in Health, Safety and Environmental related issues on live Construction sites and maintain the H&S Management System. 
  • The responsible point of contact for all Health and Safety related issues while present on an active construction site.
  • Conduct Risk Assessments and actively rectify any implications identified with a hands on approach.
  • Record all findings appropriate on the Management System while keeping the database updated.
  • Provide advice and training to the operational workforce in Health and Safety regulations when appropriate.   
  • Write new processes, procedures and systems where appropriate.
  • Actively stay up to date with 18001 / 45001 regulations and the organisations standards.
  • Client facing representing the consultancy. 

The Candidate:

  • NEBOSH Certificate in construction or equivalent. 
  • Experience within High Risk Construction environments – desirably Residential build.
  • A strong communicator, confidence to work with key external clients.
  • IT literate with the ability to analyse data appropriately to present to others.
  • A quick decision maker that uses their initiative to solve an issue. 
  • Self-efficient who can manage workload/ prioritise workload. 
  • Show integrity within their work, completing tasks to the best of their ability.
  • A team player and leader but isn’t afraid to be hands-on to achieve the business needs.

Reference: FM - 12970

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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