Health & Safety AdvisorConstruction

This is an excellent opportunity for an Health & Safety Advisor to work for an initial 6 month contract in Wandsworth for a specialist façade sub-contractor. There could also be scope of this opportunity to go to a permanent position.

About the Client:

My client has been established for over 10 years and during that time have worked on some very interesting projects. The projects that they work consist of curtain walling, windows, doors and rainscreen cladding. Now they are looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to join their team.

About the Role:

  • Carry out risk assessments and consider how risks could be reduced;
  • Outline safe operational procedures which identify and take into account all relevant hazards;
  • Ensure working practices are safe and comply with legislation;
  • Carry out regular site inspections to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented;
  • Prepare health and safety strategies and develop internal policy;
  • Keep records of inspection findings and produce reports that suggest improvements;
  • Lead in-house training with managers and employees about health and safety issues and risks;
  • Record incidents and accidents and produce statistics for managers;
  • Attend Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) seminars and read professional journals;
  • Keep up to date with new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Executive (HSE) legislation and any developments that affect the employer's industry;
  • Produce management reports, newsletters and bulletins;
  • Ensure equipment is installed safely;
  • Manage and organise the safe disposal of hazardous substances, e.g. asbestos;

About the Candidate:

  • Minimum of 3+ years in a similar role
  • Easily commutable to London
  • NEBOSH Qualified or other H&S related qualification
  • IT skills;
  • Attention to detail;
  •  A flexible approach to work;

Points of Appeal:

  • Exciting projects
  • Great company to work for
  • Potential progression offered.

Contact:

If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Alex Moore on 0203 640 8989 or email bes@humres.co.uk