Job Title: Health and Safety Manager
Location: Midlands Area (Wider travel across the Severn Trent Water Region)
Job Type: Permanent Role
Salary: Circa £47,000 to £52,000 Per Annum + Package (Negotiable on relevant experience)
Our client, a multi-disciplinary Civil Engineering contractor, who operate within the Water sector, are currently searching for a Health & Safety Manager to join their team on a permanent basis, to manage H&S aspects on projects across the Severn Trent Water region.
In this role, you will be required to manage Health & Safety aspects of infrastructure projects across the Severn Trent Water region, working with the management team to encourage and promote positive cultural change, with regards to Health & Safety. You will oversee a team of Health & Safety Advisors, working with the wider H&S Team and external Supply Chain, to ensure that H&S strategy is implemented on all areas and projects within your business stream, working towards a zero incident objective.
Daily duties will include, but are not limited to:
Ensure the organisation complies with current health and safety legislation approved codes of practice and guidance in relation to service provision and employment matters.
Monitor, evaluate and review Health and Safety policies and practices and ensure they are consistent.
Make recommendations and implement new policies and procedures as required.
Assist in the identification of training needs for employees and develop and deliver training as required.
Liaise with bodies such as the Health & Safety Executive, and any other relevant outside organisations.
Promote campaigns and initiatives and ensure that appropriate focus is afforded to the wider aspirations set at a strategic level.
Ensure the organisation, its clients and designers comply with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015.
Maintain the relevant sections of the groups’ internal IMS management system.
Assess contractors’ health and safety policies prior to approval and monitor compliance to Company Standards and the requirements of health and safety legislation.
Support managers to maintain safe systems, providing specialist advice, coaching and practical support.
Carry out audits to evaluate the effectiveness of Health and Safety systems and procedures, and identify and implement improvements.
Work closely with advisors/inspectors in respect to their site visits and in particular ensuring the close out of any actions and review of preventative measures.
Investigate, or where appropriate, to lead and assist others to investigate the circumstances and causes of accidents and take necessary steps to prevent a recurrence.We are ideally looking for candidates with:
Relevant qualifications such as NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent.
A current membership such as IOSH.
Previous experience working within the Infrastructure sector, ideally on Water projects.
Experience of working on both design and delivery of stage safety initiatives.
A good knowledge of OHSAS 18001 and understanding of ISO 45001.
A proven track record of managing health and safety systems within the construction industry.
Good working knowledge of behavioural safety.
Good experience of Accident Investigation.For more information or to apply for this role, please contact Tim Smyth on (phone number removed).
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