H&S Advisor

  • Temporary
  • Anywhere
  • £280 - £320/day USD / Year
  • Salary: £280 - £320/day


A 6 month rolling contract for a H&S Advisor to join a well know public sector figure in Essex County.

Your new company

I am currently working with a well known public sector figure based in Colchester, who are looking for an interim Health & Safety Advisor on a 6 month contract. £280-£320 inside scope.

Within the role, you will be leading the strategic and operational management of Health and Safety within the Council and operational management of risk, business continuity and emergency planning

Your new role

Your role duties will include:

To provide specialist strategic Health and Safety advice to senior managers and Councillors to enable the Council to operate in a safe way in compliance with the law at all times, which enables customers to achieve their goals and targets, influencing them to focus on greater effectiveness, improved efficiency and self-serve.
To research, interpret and formulate Health and Safety policy and procedures in relation to new legislation, and to communicate and take a lead with customers on their implementation to ensure that the Council is able to discharge its legal responsibilities across all sites.
To support and enable managers in the preparation, monitoring and evaluation of all the Council's Health and Safety policies, procedures, safety standards and risk assessments.
To ensure all Council documents are user-friendly and comply with legislation, and to ensure the provision of written, accessible and reliable evidence of compliance with legislation across the organisation in order to assure the Authority via the Executive Director lead to the Chief Executive.
To undertake the required Fire Risk Assessment and inspection arrangements.
The role will predominately be focussed around the councils commercial portfolio i.e. sports centres, leisure centres, waste management and Museums.

What you'll need to succeed

To be successful, you will need experience within a public sector organisation, or experience working with them through a consultancy as a minimum. NEBOSH certificate is also essential

What you'll get in return

Hybrid working 2-3 days on site, the rest working from home. Business mileage covered.

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