Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor - construction

Recruiter
AndersElite
Location
England, West Yorkshire, Leeds
Salary
£40000 - £45000.00 per annum + car/car allowance and benefits
Posted
17 Jul 2018
Closes
16 Aug 2018
Ref
BBBH379235
Contact
Chris Quinlan
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Sector
Private
NEBOSH Qualification
NEBOSH Certification

Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor - Leeds - major civil engineering contractor working on large construction frameworks, mainly civil engineering projects within the Yorkshire region (from North Yorkshire down to the East Midlands) - £35k-£45k+package (car or car allowance, pension, healthcare).

Excellent opportunity for a Health and Safety professional with construction/civil engineering experience to join a major civil engineering company with operations across the UK, with a work-life balance focus and excellent reputation for looking after staff and training and development.

Key responsibilities:-
* Advise site on Project-specific health, safety and environment issues.
* Actively identify areas for improvement and contribute to plans aimed at reducing the occurrence of incidents.
* Ensure that site teams are proactive, up to date and comply with current health, safety and environmental legislation, best practice and Company standards.
* Undertake monitoring of the health, safety and the environment processes.
* Assist with the investigation of incidents to establish the root cause and preventative measures.
* Develop and maintain a 'continuous improvement' ethos in the approach to health, safety and environmental issues.
* Ensure site based management are focused on delivering a safe and healthy working environment.
* Working with senior managers and/or directors on the development and implementation of divisional level strategies for improvement
* Keeping up to date with new legislation and best practices in the industry through regular reading of journals and relevant website/ site visits
* Raise awareness on SHE and sustainability issues through toolbox talks and briefings, delivering training where necessary.

Prospective applicants will have relevant experience in the construction industry, and a NEBOSH qualification ideally at Diploma level or equivalent, and membership of the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (minimum TechIOSH, ideally Grad/Chartered Status)

Qualifications/Experience;
NEBOSH Construction/general cert (minimum)
NEBOSH Diploma/NVQ L5 in OHAS (desired)
Up to date knowledge of construction safety legislation in relation to SHE
Operation of an OHSAS 18001 and/or ISO 14001 based system
Relevant construction sector experience

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