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Head of Safety (Civils / Infrastructure)

Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum

Location: Midlands

Job Type: Permanent

Posted: 12/01/2021

Job Ref: 441104115

Head of Safety (Civils & Infrastructure)

£65,000 - £75,000 + Car + Benefits

Established 20 years ago, my client has grown to become one of the UK’s leading multi-disciplinary Main Contractors. Boasting year on year growth, and exceptional performance in 2020, they are looking to recruit the vital position of Head of Safety (Civils & Infrastructure) to spearhead the safety side of this big growth area for the business.

The role of Head of Safety (Civils & Infrastructure) will see you responsible for projects primarily focussed around Rail and Highway. In addition to this, you will be supporting on the Civils / Groundworks phase of other projects such as Distribution Centres and mixed-use Commercial. The role will see you reporting into the HSE Director and working alongside 2 other Head of Safety’s, with a shared resource of HSE Advisors to support.

The ideal candidate for the Head of Safety (Civils & Infrastructure) role will have the following skills & experience:
• Qualified to Diploma level
• Membership of IOSH (Grad / Chartered)
• Strong Civils / Infrastructure background, ideally with a Highways / Rail bias
• Man Management experience
• Proven track record with PQQ’s, and involvement in the bid / tender process

My client is leading the market in the advancement of technology, including AI technology, so this role would suit a forward-thinking Head of Safety who can play a key role in driving the business forward. Whilst they have projects nationwide, they tend to work primarily in the Midlands, the North West and down the M1, so somebody Midlands based would be ideal.

A basic salary of between £65,000 - £75,000 is on offer, along with a company car and excellent corporate benefits package.

For more information on this role, please contact Paul Turrall at HSE Recruitment on 0121 454 5000, or email your CV to

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