Health, Safety and Environment Manager

Posted 3 months ago by Irwin & Colton
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Sector Distribution, Environmental Health & Safety, Utilities & Renewables
Posted 3 months ago
Apply by Thursday, 28 November 2019

Health, Safety and Environment Manager | Oxford | £55,000 + Car Allowance and benefits

We're working with a major principal contractor to recruit a Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Manager for their utilities and power distribution division. The company is going from strength to strength and is involved in a broad range of major construction, civil engineering and rail infrastructure projects.

This role is looking for an experienced health and safety professional with a particular focus on overhead line, transmission and distribution. We are seeking an innovative individual who can bring ideas and energy to the role and be just as comfortable at site as engaging senior managers . The role will report directly to the Head of HSE and lead a team.

Responsibilities of the Health, Safety and Environment Manager will include:

  • Leading a two Health and Safety advisors ensuring the delivery of the strategy on site and at project locations across the region
  • Operating at site influencing, engaging and coaching key internal and external stakeholders to effect change
  • Undertaking audits, inspections and ensure the health, safety and environment policies and systems are implemented at site level
  • Constantly assessing opportunities for improvement and sharing best practice across the organisation

The successful Health, Safety and Environment Manager will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role within utilities, overhead line, construction or a related industry with strong experience managing working at height risks
  • Experience in engaging at all levels from senior management to site level operational staff
  • Working towards or hold NEBOSH / NCRQ Diploma or NVQ5 (or equivalent)
  • Ideally Grad IOSH status and ideally working towards Chartered membership of IOSH

This is an excellent opportunity to work across a diverse portfolio of rail projects with a growing business that has a strong reputation. For further information or to discuss your career, contact James Irwin on or 01923 432 628

Irwin & Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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