Health & Safety Advisor - Construction

Humres Technical Recruitment Ltd
Guildford, Surrey
15 Jun 2017
15 Jul 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Brief Outline:

Health & Safety Advisor - Construction - £40k - Surrey. The construction arm of a leading property company are seeking an experienced Health & Safety professional to fill their first construction based Health & Safety Appointment.

About the Client:

Working privately and with local authorities, we are a leading property business working within the South of the UK. Our properties are built and managed by us, and with a turnover well in excess of £200m annually, we have a structure that enables us to reinvest our profits into a wide range of socially responsible projects. We have a dedicated construction arm within the business, and are seeking someone to lead Health & Safety across all new build activity in Sussex and Surrey.

About the Role:

* Providing guidance on Health & Safety legislation with regards to live construction sites across Sussex and Surrey, and ensure all staff are inducted onto site
* This role will initially start out as a 12 month fixed term contract, with the likelihood to go permanent for a successful individual
* Work in conjunction with the site teams to drive a positive Health & Safety culture through all levels on site
* Produce and Review Risk Assessments and Method Statements for a range of activity on residential new build sites
* Assist with the production of Construction Phase Plans and compile Health & Safety files, whilst giving advice, guidance and support, to promote a positive health and safety culture
* Deliver toolbox talks to operatives to ensure Health & Safety is at the forefront of all works undertaken
* Independently manage your own diary to ensure you are regularly visiting the 5 sites that will be within the remit for the role

About the Candidate:

* Holder of a NEBOSH General / In Construction
* Experience working within the new-build construction industry across any sector
* CDM experience
* Be computer literate and able to pick up new systems
* Hold a clean and valid driver's licence and run your own vehicle (fuel costs are fully covered)
* Ideally a holder of a SSSTS or SMSTS
* Minimum of 1 year in a construction H&S position

Points of Appeal:

* Well known, diverse business
* Shorter working week of 35hrs
* Good benefit package which includes 25 days holiday (with 8 bank holidays on top) and a Group Pension Scheme
* No requirements to travel into London, all sites are in Surrey and Sussex
* Car allowance of £4,000

Contact Information:

If you are interested in the above vacancy or wish to discuss any other opportunities please contact Humres Recruitment. We often have knowledge of passive vacancies that companies are not advertising but would like to see talented individuals for. Feel free to contact us to discuss.