Health & Safety Manager

Posted 9 months ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Sector Environmental Health & Safety
Posted 9 months ago
Apply by Saturday, 6 October 2018

Health & Safety Manager - Property Management - Up to £45k - London - Permanent

A well-established family based Commercial and Residential Property organisation is looking for a Health & Safety Manager to join the business. The company owns over 1,200 properties across the UK and is currently expanding their extensive portfolio of properties.

This is a stand-alone position that reports directly into the Head of Property Management. You'll be mainly focused on overseeing a robust H&S management plan, ensuring the company is in line with current statutory requirements and you'll be responsible for:

  • Ensure all training for staff is current and renewed within relevant timeframes.
  • Chair quarterly H&S Committee Meetings
  • Co-ordinate regular meetings with asbestos and legionella consultants and Property Managers.
  • Oversee management of the H&S software and provide user training for all new staff members and refresher training for all users and refresher training for all who require it.
  • Ascertain the level of H&S compliance over the entire portfolio and compile data on all existing statutory documentation.
  • Regularly tender all H&S survey fees for Fire/General Risk Assessments, Water Hygiene RAs, Asbestos Managements surveys, and negotiate good market value rates with competent companies.
  • Oversee the administration of the approved contractor list (ACL) and all contractor's applications and ensure relevant information supplied meets requirements to facilitate the contractor's entry onto the ACL.
  • Ongoing management of the ACL i.e. annual reviews should be carried out in order to ensure all contractors are currently qualified/insured to carry out works.
  • Ensure suitable procedures are set up and rolled out to site for all foreseeable emergencies.
  • Provide advice and assistance to staff, contractors and tenants, where necessary, in all H&S matters.
  • Seek to continually improve and maintain high levels of H&S awareness and compliance throughout the company and the whole portfolio.
  • Keep staff updated on CDM regulations as they change.
  • Manage the process of reporting any incidents to the HSE (RIDDOR).

You must hold a NEBOSH General Certificate (or equivalent) as a minimum and be at Tech IOSH level. You are ideally experienced of operating in a Commercial and Residential Property Market or related (not essential) and must be able to work with a great deal of autonomy.

You'll be offered an annual salary raging from £40k to £45k (depending on experience), 25 days annual leave, company pension, Healthcare plan and company support on further relevant qualifications.

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