Health & Safety Advisor

Lanesra Technical Recruitment Ltd
14 Feb 2017
14 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Health & Safety Advisor

Location: Peterborough covering the Anglian region.

Candidates must be flexible on travel as it is likely that they will be required to stay away in the region for at least 2 nights a week.

Salary: £40-45k plus car allowance (£4590) or company car plus benefits

Start Date: ASAP

Description: Our Client is looking to strengthen their SHEQ team for their joint venture framework. This role will require travel all throughout the Anglian region covering multiple sites.

The joint venture is a collaborative organization of consultants and contractors working together to deliver more than half of Anglian Water's capital investment programme.

It will design and build around 800 schemes worth approximately £1.2billion. Design and construct water and water recycling (waste water) treatment centres that serve more than six million people in the East of England whilst maintaining and improving the water mains and the sewerage network in the region.

Reports directly to the National H&S Manager.

Duties: Understand the joint venture Document and Health & Safety, Environmental & Wellbeing Policies and Procedures and statutory requirements as they affect the project operations and ensure that the requirements are implemented

Provide operational and functional management with advice on the prevention of accidents, ill health, environmental incidents and the practical implementation of the joint venture SHEW Approach document and related policies.

Provide operational and functional management with advice for obtaining legal consents, licences and exemptions such as discharge consents, abstraction licences and waste management licences.

Assist the Project Manager in preparing and developing the Construction Phase Plan & coordinator reviews.

Undertake site SHEW inspections as required. Participate as requested in SHEW Audit and inspections

Advise on the assessment and appointment of sub-contractors.

When requested, advise on the preparation of SHEW Risk Assessments and Method Statements

Ensure that appropriate Projects SHEW performance is monitored and reports are provided as required by the SHEW Manager and Portfolio Lead.

Assist in the investigation of incidents, dangerous occurrences, near misses and other incidents where appropriate. Monitor and coordinate the close out of the above.

Assist in the preparation and implementation of SHEW training courses and ensure that staff with specific SHEW responsibilities have received the appropriate training. Organise the relevant SHEW Training where required

Actively promote SHEW campaigns in addition to the implementation of best practice principles across the business, to include stakeholders such as the supply chain.


Essential: Previous SHEW related experience within Construction

On site construction experience

Previous experience of construction site audits

Knowledge and experience of CDM regulations

NEBOSH Construction Certificate or IEMA Associate Qualification or equivalent NVQ

Affiliate Member IOSH or Affiliate Member IEMA or equivalent

Desirable: Preferably worked for a main/principal contractor

Key words:

Health & safety





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