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Health, Safety & Environment Advisor

Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum

Location: Banbury

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: 16/03/2020

Job Ref: 441103917

Health, Safety & Environment Advisor ~ Banbury

My well regarded Midlands based civil engineering client is involved in major construction projects throughout the UK and abroad, and is looking to bolster their safety team with an additional HSEQ Advisor in Banbury. The candidate will advise on HSEQ requirements on UK wide projects, and facilitate compliance with legislative, corporate and other requirements in relation to safety and manage activities related to the implementation, development and maintenance of the IMS.

Key Accountabilities

 To ensure that the requirements of HSEQ are being applied on site and administrative offices by means of inspection, audits and meetings.

 To provide information, training, instruction and task specific advice to operational and managerial personnel.

 Knowledge of Management Systems.

 Raising HSEQ awareness throughout the business.

 Co-ordinate and complete internal Health & Safety planning meetings, inspections and audits.

 Contribute to the review and revision of HSEQS policies, plans, documented procedures and forms.

 Facilitate the production of HSEQS related performance information, including but not restricted to corporate objectives.

 Promote innovation and continuous improvement.

 Provide Leadership in promoting all HSEQS initiatives to personnel.

 To lead accident/incident investigation and implementation, supporting project investigation to ensure timely reporting and implementation of effective improvement / preventative measures.

 To provide assistance for HSEQ aspects of pre-qualification questionnaires and tenders.

Key Objectives

 Ensure HSEQ staff and systems work in a collaborative manner to meet goals.

 Support the training and development of staff.

 Completion of Health & Safety planning meetings, risk assessments, inspections and audits.

 Induct staff into documented procedures and assist in development of induction procedures.

 Promote continuous development of HSEQS Management Systems.

 Provide accurate advice and aid in ensuring employees participate in the maintenance of a proactive management systems culture.

 Ensure conformance to corporate audit frequencies or programmes.

 Promote best practice, using internal and external research. Ensure this is communicated through the business.

 Effectively prioritise tasks, managing time and workload to maximise completion of the above objectives.

Required Qualifications / Expertise:

 Experience of health & safety, environmental & quality management in construction with relevant technical qualifications (e.g. Diploma, NEBOSH) and memberships (e.g. IOSH, IEMA, CQI)

 Experience in the construction sector.

 A working knowledge of current and impending HSEQ legislation.

 Good interpersonal skills with the ability to guide and educate/train at all levels.

 Good presentation, written, analytical and IT skills

 Self-confidence to build strong working relationships internally and externally.

 Demonstrable achievement in a similar role.

 Leadership skills to promote and drive compliance and improvement in the HSEQS performance, systems and processes.

 Demonstrable experience of completing internal and second-party audits.

What's in it for you?

 A salary of between £40,000 - £42,000

 A car or car allowance

 A clearly defined career path


Lee Spiers

Senior Consultant

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