Health and Safety Advisor

Location
East Sussex, England
Salary
£35000 - £43000 per annum
Posted
03 Nov 2016
Closes
03 Dec 2016
Ref
JK 9434
Contact
John Kelleher
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A specialist utility contractor is looking for a Health and Safety Advisor to join their team working on their major JV framework covering a variety of water utility projects across Sussex and Kent. This role represents an excellent opportunity to develop your career with a growing, forward-thinking contractor and the chance to work on a prestigious, high-value framework.

The Role:

Reporting into the Head of H&S, this will be a roaming role across multiple construction sites ranging in size and value, across Kent and Sussex.
You will be responsible for promoting high standards of SHEQ performance across multiple sites, liaising with a wide range of stakeholders including the client, framework partners, direct workforce staff, sub-contractors and external bodies as required
Providing coaching, advice and guidance to all staff on a wide range of SHEQ issues, promoting a positive SHEQ culture with forward-thinking ideas and open communication
Carrying out accident and incident investigations as required, preparing monthly SHEQ reports on performance, implementation of company safety policies and procedures, assisting with the integration of company SHEQ management systems, and carrying out relevant training as required

The Candidate:

NEBOSH Certificate is required; the NEBOSH Construction Certificate would be preferred
Relevant experience in a H&S role within the civil engineering and construction sector; experience of working within the water utilities sector would be a distinct advantage
Mobile and happy to travel as required across the Kent and Sussex region
A proactive, forward-thinking approach to SHEQ management, and the ability to build strong relationships with stakeholders of various levels
Can be based from one of two offices in both the Kent and West Sussex regions