Health & Safety Manager - Construction

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02 Feb 2017
02 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

A growing construction company based in SW London are looking to expand their fast growing dynamic team with the addition of a H&S Manager.

Working with private and commercial clients to deliver bespoke projects to the high-end residential market, this job is a great opportunity to join a forward-thinking organisation that is well respected in the industry on permanent basis and become a key member of the team.

The job would suit an ambitious administrator, ideally with a good knowledge of health & safety and construction or a keen willingness to learn. Safety qualifications would be advantageous but not essential as all training and full support would be provided. A strong work ethic and desire to make a difference is essential.

Essential Skills and Attributes

• Pro-active and well organised.

• Excellent communication skills, verbal and written.

• Able to work independently and take ownership of assigned responsibilities.

• Confident compiling paperwork in an accurate and timely manner.

Advantageous Qualifications & Experienced

• Health and Safety qualification, NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent.

• Construction or Construction Administration experience.

• Membership to the Institute of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH).

• Management Systems experience e.g. ISO 9001 & ISO 14001.

• Knowledge of CHAS and other SSIP standards.

Main Job Functions

• Provide support to the construction team by:

o Updating and co-ordinating safety documentation e.g. Construction Phase Plans, Risk

Assessments and Method Statements.

o Checking Pre-Construction documentation is complete and received.

o Controlling the H&S Files at the end of projects.

o Arranging and tracking training requirements including CSCS cards.

o Implementing, arranging and tracking a health surveillance programme.

o Arranging and tracking plant and equipment maintenance including 6 monthly PAT

testing on sites.

o Tracking and reporting to the Construction Director on HAV Exposure, Noise Exposure,

safety inspections, audits, toolbox talks and accidents.

o Ensure new staff are inducted.

o Purchase, issue and track PPE, fire protection equipment and first aid kits on sites.

• Implement and maintain the H&S aspect of the sub-contractor management database so all key

documents are tacked and renewed where necessary e.g. CHAS.

• Manage, promote and engage with the Considerate Constructors Scheme.

• Working with the H&S Team to ensure actions are completed and followed up where identified.

• Provide input at team meetings.

• Carry out other tasks as directed by the Construction Director and liaising with and building a

direct relationship with our Health and Safety Consultants.

Working Hours/Special Requirements

• 45 hours per week or as required to complete the job function.

• 22 days holiday per year in addition to statuary holidays

• Office and Site Based (Central London)