We are urgently seeking an experienced Health & Safety Specialist/HSEQ Advisor (Construction) for a blue chip multi-disciplined service provider currently engaged on a MoD infrastructure contract.
Main Purpose of the Job
To provide qualified professional support, advice and training to the Operational Management teams which ensures that construction activities are carried out safely and in full compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) and Procedures applicable to CDM 2015.
Owning, maintaining and communicating any changes to the organisation CDM 2015 and other procedures
Delivering general, none accredited health and safety training as required
Assisting the Principal Designer and Principal Contractor in the delivery of their duties
Facilitating CDM15 Design Workshops when required
Carrying out scheduled and unscheduled inspections of work activities across a large geographical area
Taking appropriate action where any H&S management is failing.
Writing and/or contributing to the contract and Business monthly H&S report
Assisting Operational Managers where necessary in facilitating liaison / coordination / cooperation meetings.
Reporting directly to the contract operations director any concerns regarding the implementation of CDM 2015 and other health and safety legislation
Supporting the health and safety audit regime ensuring that BS18001 accreditation is maintained
Liaise effectively between all CDM 2015 duty holders
Able to lead on Environmental issues when requested to do so
Provide the interface and maintain successful relationships with the client and End-user Representatives; in respect of Health & Safety in the Contract
Collaborate with Core Delivery and Additional Works teams to give support on all Health & Safety issues
Gain support of external accreditations and initiatives that are important to the company and relevant Stakeholders
Significant practical management in Health & Safety in a Construction environment including:
Demonstrable knowledge of current and relevant Health & Safety legislation
Recent experience as a CDM Coordinator
Operating to the OHSAS18001 standard
Ability to influence Site Operations including: Planning, directing and controlling activities, Agreeing scope and priorities of work, Delivery of training and key initiatives NEC3 contract requirements, Designing and leading Health & Safety campaigns
NEBOSH in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent level qualification in a related field NEBOSH Construction Certificate CDM Coordinator Training
Membership of Association for Project Safety (APS) or equivalent body Chartered Member of IOSH or equivalent body Continuing Professional Development P405 – Asbestos Management Fire Risk Assessment accredited qualification