Health & Safety Advisor

Job Title: Health & Safety Advisor
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedford, Bedfordshire
Salary: £40000.00 - £44000.00 per annum + pension, 26 days annual leave
REF: BBBH22168
Contact Name: Rob Knowles
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 4 years ago

Health & Safety Advisor in Bedford

Fantastic opportunity to work for a leading Construction & Civil Engineering company currently looking to hire an experienced and qualified Health & Safety Advisor to join their fast-growing team based in Bedford

The successful candidates must have experience of working on large scale capital projects and infrastructure

The successful candidate will be required to develop and sustain a high performing Health & Safety culture

Responsibilities will include:

  • To implement and maintain group health & safety policies and ensure best practice codes are adhered to according to local standards and legislation.
  • Advise, guide and coach all personnel with the implementation of the Company Procedures
  • Advise on all current occupational H&S and environmental legislation
  • Organise and chair monthly health & safety minutes to senior members of staff and provide minutes and necessary actions.
  • Produce monthly reports from the health & safety department with regards to company performance.
  • Assist with audits and inspections of health & safety practices that will be carried out across the business.
  • Experience of advising in a multi-site environment
  • Undertake regular reviews of the performance of personnel and contractors with regard to meeting the HS&E operating standards

Knowledge, Experience and qualifications required:

  • Operational experience within the Civil Engineering or Construction Sector
  • Knowledge of relevant HSQE systems (ISO14001, ISO9001 and OHSAS18001)
  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent Construction Certification
  • Member of IOSH (ideally working towards CMIOSH)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Adaptable team member

This opportunity of Health & Safety Advisor offers a salary of £40,000 to £44,000pa plus excellent company benefits.

If you have the correct qualifications and experience for this role please apply below and I will contact you directly to discuss this position in more detail. Alternatively please contact Rob Knowles on 01202 888986 or

Please be advised if you have not heard back from us within two weeks then, unfortunately you have been unsuccessful in your application.