Health & Safety Advisors x 2

Recruiter
Location
London or Croydon
Salary
Up to £48k plus travel allowance and benefits
Posted
18 Aug 2017
Closes
18 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private

We are looking for a Safety Advisor who can demonstrate knowledge and previous experience in CDM. The role is working hands on for a mid sized Project Management company in London.

The Role

The role will see the candidate essentially acting as a Health & Safety Advisor to the Principal Designer so they must have experience in acting as a CDM Advisor/Principal Designer previously and have good all round knowledge of the current CDM and associated Health & Safety Legislation.

Duties will include

• Fulfilling the role as a professional and diligent Health and Safety/CDM advisor/Principal Designer
• Engaging with clients on a face to face basis
• Providing support and assistance with matters of Health & Safety including compliance with CDM 2015 regulations
• Providing professional and pragmatic advice on Health and Safety issues
• Investigate Health and Safety accidents and incidents to ascertain root cause and develop mitigation action plans to eliminate the root cause / causes.
• Providing regular reports to clients on Health & Safety matters relating to projects
• Providing advice, direct support and guidance on construction safety matters
• Assisting with in-house training on health and safety issues and risks
• Undertaking health and safety audits and providing reports and feedback
• Undertaking construction site inspections and providing reports and feedback
• Monitoring implementation and effectiveness of the Company Health and Safety Policy & Arrangements
• Assisting with the input on PQQ’s, bids and tender questions when required
• Assisting with the development & support Health and Safety training and presentations
• Assisting with the development & support Health Safety promotions and initiatives.

Essential Skills Required

• Communication and influencing skills at all levels within the organisation and externally
• Proactive, engaging and competent team member
• Ability to undertake risk review workshops and design reviews
• Ability to provide health and safety training and presentations internally to staff and externally to clients and others 
• Ability to investigate Health and Safety accidents and incidents to ascertain root cause and develop mitigation action plans to eliminate the root cause / causes.

Experience

• Previous or current experience acting in the role of CDM Advisor on projects which range from simple refurbishments to high-end complicated construction projects
• Experience of providing input with responses to PQQ, Bid, and tender questions 
• Developing and auditing health and safety management systems
• Managing, developing, implementing and co-ordinating a range of proactive Health and Safety initiatives.