Health and Safety Manager

Job Title: Health and Safety Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: South East England,
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + 6k car allowance
Start Date: ASAP
REF: HQ00018071
Contact Name: Annabelle Foskett
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 2 years ago

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Health & Safety Manager (construction) who will be responsible for the provision of health, safety and welfare across the business. The role requires a person who will be committed to improving the standard of health and safety in construction. You will be required to travel to Cardiff 2-3 days a week with the remainder of your time across sites in the South East.

The role as Health & Safety Manager:

  • To develop, implement, monitor and review of Health & Safety strategies, policies and procedures, risk assessments and safe working practices throughout.
  • To provide accurate and clear interpretation of Health & Safety legislation and codes of practice, EU Directives and best practice to the organisation, contractors and other stakeholders.
  • To ensure the provision of clear consistent, relevant and timely health, safety and welfare advice, guidance and operational support on all health & safety matters including work relating to lone working, asbestos and CDM Regulations.
  • Prepare and maintain health & safety reports and statistical /performance data and present reports Health and Safety Meetings as required.
  • To collate and analyse accident statistics and recommend intervention strategies: to eliminate/reduce the risk of future occurrences and incidents of ill health and lost working days.

The Successful candidate must:

  • Have a proven track record of managing Health and Safety systems for a reputable main contractor.
  • Have proven experience gained in an autonomous Health and Safety role
  • Hold a current NEBOSH Diploma and Construction Certificate (or equivalent)
  • Hold a CSCS Professional Persons Card
  • Have additional Health & Safety qualifications (e.g. Manual Handling, Asbestos etc)
  • Have good knowledge of construction working practices
  • Have knowledge of Timber Frame Construction
  • Have Knowledge of Health and Safety in factory premises
  • Hold a NEBOSH Fire Certificate (Desirable)
  • Have experience of Behavioural Management Training (Desirable)

For more information please contact Annabelle Foskett on 01202 888 986.

We look forward to receiving your application.