Feb 06, 2021
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Are you an experienced Health & safety advisor looking to work for a company who deliver their projects beyond their clients' expectations? Have you worked within the groundworks arena? Across either demolition, remediation, drilling or civils works?
We have a rare opportunity for a Health & safety advisor to join this Civils, engineering and planning service provider in Leeds, Yorkshire. Providing Health & Safety advice both in-house and on projects.
The primary responsibility of the role is to support the Project Teams with all matters QHSE.
Advise upon current and impending Health & Safety legislation relevant to business activities
Advise and implement health & Safety safe working procedures to eliminate / control risk to operatives.
Assist in developing and implementing the Company's Health & Safety Management System to ensure continuation of the OHSAS 18001 Standard.
Audit the Company's compliance with the requirements of Health & Safety legislation, the SMS, contracts and other interested parties.
Review tender information to evaluate the potential Health & Safety aspects of a contract at the earliest opportunity; identify potential problems and offer value engineering solutions where possible.
Proactively liaise with statutory and non-statutory bodies.
Identify, develop and implement Health & Safety training to raise awareness and encourage a proactive approach to site Health& Safety management
Deliver Health & Safety induction training to new employees and Safety Awareness training to existing staff
Report to the Support Services Manager any issues that may affect business activities, Company policy and finances
Assist the Support Services Team in any Health & Safety and Quality issues as and when possible
Advise Site Agents on all aspects of Health & safety to ensure safe Systems of work and train and assist them in the writing of Risk Assessments and Method Statements
Provided detailed solutions for Health & Safety issues in Tender documents
Compile the Health and Safety file for clients
Produce the construction phase health & safety plan for site activities
Fully Investigate accidents and incidents and devise corrective action to prevent reoccurrence
Complete pre-qualification And Tender Health & Safety questionnaires
The ideal candidate will possess Nebosh Cert as a minimum, TechIOSH coupled with at least 5 years' experience within a Civils/construction environment, experienced in maintaining and improving a dynamic H & S Management System.
Possess effective communication skills at all stake-holder levels and be an innovative solution-finder.
An attractive salary and package, along with CPD are available for suitable candidates