Health & Safety Advisor

Posted 3 months ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Sector Construction HSE
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 17 November 2019

Health & Safety Advisor; HSE; NEBOSH

Your new company

Hays are currently recruiting for a leading contractor specialist that focus on the mechanical and electrical industry and are looking for a HS Advisor with a similar background.

Your new role

  • Monitor the clients safety performance and advise on compliance with our health, safety and welfare policies and the company safety management system.
  • Develop safety documents in conjunction with the site project team /Project Manager.
  • Conduct weekly formal site inspections and monthly audits as directed in the Safety Management system
  • Communicate the findings of inspections & audits to site management and assist in the closure of issues in line with the companies policy.
  • Ensure the delivery of health and safety inductions for all new employees or contractors working on site.
  • Ensure sub-contractor safety documents are produced and available onsite, relevant and in accordance with best practice and current legislation.
  • Advise/assist the Site/Project Management team in reviewing and drafting method statements for high risk activities.
  • Support the site management in ensuring the records of statutory inspections are kept for all activities and plant equipment.
  • Manage all incident/accident investigation reporting and filing.
  • Advise on personal protection equipment required for all employees.
  • Serve as the clients representative at client site meetings when requested.
  • Manage the Tool Box Schedule for the project including attendance records.
  • Compile and communicate site emergency plans in conjunction with the site management team.
  • Manage the training register for the project, ensuring the Project team and supply chain meet the companies compliance requirements.
  • Furnish safety reports to head office as required
  • Comply with other reasonable request from senior management on matters of safety not to the detriment of the core duties
  • Ensure compliance and promote good work practices in relation to health, safety and welfare management systems.

What you'll need to succeed

  • NEBOSH Certificate as standard
  • CSCS Card
  • Candidates must have 3-5 years' experience working in a similar role
  • Knowledge within Mechanical/Electrical commercial projects
  • Experience in construction planning in data centres would be advantageous
  • Microsoft Word and power point knowledge to an intermediate level
  • Excel knowledge may consist of putting together reports as and when needed

What you'll get in return

  • Supports Progression and development within the company
  • Educational Assistance
  • Company Pension
  • Permanent role with opportunities to work on varied projects in Ireland, the UK and Mainland Europe

What you need to do now
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