Head of Health and Safety

  • Permanent
  • Anywhere
  • £65000 - £75000/annum + Generous Package USD / Year
  • Salary: £65000 - £75000/annum + Generous Package


Head of Health and Safety

The Company

This Health and Safety role is with one of the UK’s leading main contractors. They have an excellent reputation and build some of the country’s most iconic buildings. They are a diverse organisation covering most sectors of the built environment and this specific role is within their fit out and refurbishment division. They offer a market leading benefits package and are also known for their commitment to developing their staff. Projects are also varied and diverse ranging from £1m – £40million in the commercial, retail and public sector.

The role

As a Health and Safety Manage you will be responsible for the following:

* Advise, guide and coach personnel with the implementation of the company Health & Safety Policy & Management System

* Undertake active monitoring across the business / projects to measure performance against expectations and industry best practice.

* Act as a source of competent health and safety advice within the company, providing advice and assistance to the Directors, project teams and managers on health and safety matters.

* Support the development and implementation of company-wide initiatives and campaigns.

* Measure H&S performance at division / project level and report performance data, including trend analysis.

* Liaise with trade contractors, designers, suppliers, client, enforcement agencies and other relevant parties.

* Advise project teams on the implications of current and emerging health and safety legislation and best practice, including evaluating options, making recommendations and generating action plans to ensure compliance at a project / business level

* Work with operational project teams to ensure health and safety is a primary consideration at all stages of the project lifecycle

* Investigate incidents and produce reports identifying root causes and recommendations for improvement, ensuring lessons learned are communicated effectively across organisation

* Support the drive for continual improvement in the health and safety culture across the organisation and amongst the key supply chain.

* Raise the profile and improve management / controls of the health aspect of health and safety.

The Plus Points

There are genuine opportunities for career development and progression with this contractor. They also invest heavily in training and successful applicants can expect long and rewarding careers. Excellent salary including

* Industry leading maternity/paternity scheme

* Generous Pension

* Comprehensive healthcare

* Car allowance

* Bonus

* Flexible working arrangements

* Flexible benefits

To apply for this job please visit www.cv-library.co.uk.