Health & Safety Officer (Civil Engineering) - Essex

Job Title: Health & Safety Officer (Civil Engineering) - Essex
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Essex
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000 per annum
REF: BBBH23067_1488382062
Contact Name: Ashley Smith
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 4 years ago

Health & Safety Officer (Civil Engineering) - Essex

Leading civil engineering and groudworks company looking to hire and experienced and qualified Health & Safety professional to join their prestigious, high-profile fast growing team based in Essex.

The successful candidates must have experience of working on major construction, large civil engineering, or heavy infrastructure projects within a high-risk environment and have worked with reinforced concrete construction substructures

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.
  • Understanding of implementing relevant Health & Safety management systems (ISO14001, ISO9001 and OHSAS18001)
  • 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.
  • Srrange and collate periodic inspections of plant, machinery and tools as per the LOLER & PUWER Regulations
  • Audits and Inspections of health & safety practices to 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:

  • Extensive experience within the Civil Engineering, Infrastructure and Construction Sector
  • NEBOSH Diploma (or equivalent)
  • Professional Member of IOSH ( preferably working towards Chartership)
  • Knowledge of relevant HSQE systems (ISO14001, ISO9001 and OHSAS18001)
  • NEBOSH General or Construction Certification
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Adaptable team member

This opportunity of offers a competitive salary and 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 Ashley Smith 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.