Safety Adviser

Posted 9 months ago by House of Commons
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £33,835 per annum (Higher starting pay may be considered for an exceptional candidate)
Sector Corporate HSE
Posted 9 months ago
Apply by Sunday, 16 September 2018

The Parliamentary Safety Team comprises of 6 staff and is the central advisory and support service assisting people working in parliament to deliver sensible, proportionate and effective safety risk management

This highly visible position will be the primary point of contact for operational safety advice and guidance. The post holder will assist safety colleagues to promote line management ownership of safety and encourage the implementation of good safe working practices; he/she will undertake safety audits and will play a key role in the safety assurance process.

The Person

The successful candidate will have the following skills/experience:

  • Relevant post qualification general safety experience across a diverse portfolio of safety risks.
  • Significant experience of accident investigations and in-depth knowledge of the RIDDOR Regulations.
  • Strong communication, presentation and interpersonal skills to ensure credibility and the confidence of staff on the parliamentary estate, whilst upholding a commitment to equality, diversity and inclusion.
  • You will have a minimum of NEBOSH Certificate or an equivalent and have eligibility to become a technical member of IOSH.


Annual leave starting at 30 days pro rata

Civil Service Pension scheme

Interest-free season ticket loan

Child care voucher scheme

Discounted membership of the in-house gym

All applications must be submitted on a House of Commons application form

More information on the role and the full criteria can be found on the job description