Senior Health and Safety Advisor

  • Permanent
  • Glasgow
  • Salary: £50000 - £51000/annum benefits package


First People Solutions are working with an established client who are looking to engage with civil and or rail sector experienced Senior HSE Advisors in Glasgow.


Minimum of 5 year's working in a Civils/Railway environment
Experience of implementing HSE policy and management systems on complex railway project
Effective working knowledge of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
Experience of supporting Environment Management System
Strong knowledge of UK safety and environment legislation and industry standards
Suitable level of experience in implementing and maintaining the ISO14001 and ISO45001 management systems
Drafting of HSE management and key performance indicator reports to the consortium team and client
Competent in use of MS Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Outlook and SharePoint

Assist with following activities:

Ensure the HSE compliance with UK legislation as Project and Company
Assist with the HSE Management System according to the Contractual Requirements and HSE Policies
Ensure the mandatory and contractual HSE activities and documents according to STS role within the Consortium (Principal Designer and Principal contractor) and according to CDM2015 Functions:

Supporting the HSE Department by Identifying HSE local Legal and Customer Requirements and supervise the correct implementation of STS activities (includes supplier and subcontractors) in compliance with STS Policies, STS Local Legislative requirements and Project HSE Management System
Assist the HSE Department with the maintenance of all aspects of Environment and Safety Management Systems in accordance with ISO14001 and ISO 45001 scopes
Carry out auditing of the Project and its Contractors and monitoring the application of HSE internal management systems (e.g. Drugs and alcohol Policy, etc…)
Provide HSE advice and guidance as and when required to the Company and its sub-contractors
Monitor compliance against requirements of Client Standards and others applicable standards
Liaise with Scottish Environment Protection Agency and other statutory bodies as for obtaining relevant licenses, notices and all other Environmental requirements on ongoing basis
Assist the project team create a Safe Culture and awareness through innovative ideas and best safety practice
Co-ordinate and guide with the review and acceptance of sale systems of work and Review of Work Package Plans and ensure that all safety, health and environmental requirements are addressed on continuous basis (Work Package Plans)
Development, implementation and review of safety Plans, CPP's, EMP, Fire/Emergency Response Plan, HSE Risk Assessments and Method Statements (generic and site specific documents)
Collect data for all HSE Key Performance Indicators and communicate to appropriate persons within the Company on Periodic basis
Carry out on-site HSE inspections
Carry out Accident & Investigation Reporting and Analysis for Safety and Environmental issues
Undertake Health, Safety & Environmental briefings and training
Attend and lead the periodical HSE Management Review
Management of the administrative HSE aspect and contractual HSE constrains
Provide HSE advice and guidance as and when required to the Company and its contractors
Any other ad-hoc duties as requiredLicensing requirements:

NEBOSH certificate in Occupational Safety & Health or other equivalent
Member of IOSH
IEMA Membership
CSCS card

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