Senior Health & Safety Advisor

Posted 9 months ago by Hays Health and Safety
Contract Type Permanent
Salary £35000 - £41000 per annum + Generous benefits.
Sector Construction HSE
Posted 9 months ago
Apply by Saturday, 15 September 2018

A Senior Health & Safety Advisor to join a successful housing association based in Portsmouth.

Your new company

My client are one of the UK's largest providers of affordable housing. The company are one of the biggest landlords in the area with the most homes in Hampshire.

The organisation aim to build more quality homes over the coming years to provide for the growing need for housing in Hampshire. They pride themselves on ensuring that their loyal customers have the services and support to enjoy a happy future.

Your new role

As Senior Health and Safety Advisor, you will report to the Head of SHEQ and be based in Portsmouth. This is a mobile role covering multiple locations in Hampshire. You must hold a Full UK Driving Licence and have your own vehicle to travel to other sites, but you can claim mileage at 45p/mile to HMRC guidelines. Working hours: 37/week, Monday-Friday (8am-5pm).

Key purpose of the role:

You will take the lead on all areas of health & safety (H&S), primarily within the repairs division. You'll make sure the business is always compliant with H&S legislation, company procedures and best practice, ensuring that everyone understands their obligations when it comes to H&S requirements. You will build strong relationships with internal & external customers, reassuring them that the assessment of construction & maintenance related H&S risks are well managed and controlled.

What you'll need to succeed

You must be an approachable, forward-thinking individual who is keen to develop your Health and Safety career. You will hold a NEBOSH General or Construction Certificate, preferably with a NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent). You must have a background in a similar role, ideally within property maintenance, building services (FM), construction or engineering. A good knowledge of CDM regulations will be an advantage too.

What you'll get in return

An excellent opportunity to join a progressive business with a clearly defined strategy for future growth.

You will benefit from working within a talented team in a positive working environment. You will receive a generous salary between £35,000-£41,000 (DOE), 27 days holiday + BH's, free parking, pension and the potential for flexible working.

What you need to do now

If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV, or call me today.

If this job isn't quite right for you but you are looking for a new position, or you know of a friend/colleague who might be interested, please forward this advert or contact me for a confidential discussion on your career.

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