Fire, Health and Safety Consultant

Recruiter
Office Test Ltd
Location
London
Salary
From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted
08 Apr 2017
Closes
08 May 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time


About Office Test:

Now in our twelfth year of trading, Office Test provides a complete suite of health and safety, fire safety and electrical compliance services to more than 5500 companies across the UK.

Having grown every year across all the key performance metrics, the company is now looking to cement its status as the UK’s leading ‘complete compliance’ provider.

We are looking for a hard working professionals that are great at what they do and have the desire to make a real difference in the company they work for.

Job Summary:

Due to growth, a vacancy has arisen within our Fire, Health and Safety team.

The successful candidate will carry out a variety of fire, health and safety risk assessment based services, for clients in varying industries including commercial, retail, education and local government sectors among others.

Ideally candidates will also have the necessary skills and experience to carry out the company’s training services as well including fire warden training and first aid training but this is not essential.

You will be part of a very busy, vibrant and fun health and safety team.

Qualifications:

·NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Health & Safety (Essential)

·NEBOSH Certificate Fire Safety & Risk Management or fire relate qualification (Essential)

·NEBOSH Diploma (desired)

·CMIOSH (Desired)

·OSHCR Occupational Health & Safety Consultants Register (Desired)

·First Aider Instructor Qualification (desirable)

Membership of a professional body (Essential to have at least one)

·Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (IOSH)

·Institution of Fire Engineers (IFE)

·Institute of Risk and Safety Management

Skills, Knowledge & Experience:

·Ideally 2-3 years’ minimum experience of working within a professional health and safety consultancy company in a similar client facing role

·Ability to carry out comprehensive health and safety services, including risk assessments for clients in varying industries including commercial, retail, education, local government premise among others

·Ability to carry out comprehensive fire risk assessments as required under the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) Order 2005

·Experience of liaison with regulatory authorities such as Health & Safety Executive, Local authority, Fire Authority

·To formulate and write comprehensive health, safety and fire documents, including policies, evacuation procedures

·Experience of completing display screen assessments

·Hold a full driving license highly desirable

·The role mainly based in London

·Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills.

·Must be IT literate; Microsoft Outlook, Excel and Word.

·Experience in using an iPad a bonus

·Must be able to work under pressure and meet required deadlines.

·Reliable, flexible and cooperative.

·Personable and approachable, with an enthusiastic and motivational nature and an overall passion for excellence when it comes to front line customer service.

·High energy and committed with a genuine sense of fun.

Benefits:

·Health and Safety training opportunities

·Pension

·Competitive Salary

·Free Fruits daily

·Beer Fridge Fridays

·Career Opportunities

·28 Days Holiday