Health and Safety Advisor

Recruiter
Elevation Recruitment Group
Location
Sheffield
Posted
09 Nov 2018
Closes
11 Nov 2018
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time
Job Description – Health and Safety Advisor

A Health and Safety Advisor is required at a leading construction company. With a turnover of over £35 million and over 150 employees, this is a superb opportunity for a Health and Safety Professional.

Purpose

Reporting in The Health and Safety Manager, the Health and Safety Advisor will be responsible for highlighting all Health and Safety issues and concerns within the business. Additionally, the role will provide efficient day to day support and advise the business on all aspects of Health and Safety across multiple sites as well as ensuring compliance of all Health and Safety legislations.

Duties and responsibilities will include:

- Identifying ways of reducing risks and preventing accidents
- Provide training courses for employees
- Contribute to writing internal health and safety policies and procedures
- Conduct the review of risk assessments
- Undertake site inspections
- Investigate and record all incidents, accidents and cases of ill health
- Liaise with all relevant authorities
- Guarantee that all equipment is installed correctly and safely
- Undertake presentations to groups of employees and managers
- Write Health and Safety reports and newsletters
- Ensure compliance of all Health and Safety legislation's are up to date

The successful candidate will need to be able to demonstrate the following skills and experiences:

- Experience within the construction industry
- Internal Auditor
- NEBOSH General Certificate
- Good organisation skills with the capability to prepare for presentations and training
- Capacity to communicate with people on all levels
- Ability to remain calm and work well under pressure
- Excellent IT skills
- Exceptional time and people management skills

This is an exciting opportunity for a Health and Safety Professional to join a well-established, innovative business. If you match the specified criteria and are interested in discussing this position in more detail, please do not hesitate to contact us today on (Apply online only)

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