Health & Safety Advisor


Health & Safety Advisor : Job Summary

Reference Location Sector Contract Type Posted
Health & Safety Advisor Leeds Managerial & Admin Permanent 04/02/2022

We are looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to join our team in Leeds! Reporting into the SHEQ Manager, the Health & Safety Advisor will be responsible for providing a National dedicated support to the construction related operations.

The salary for this role is £40,000 - £45,000 DOE.

Your key responsibilities include but are not limited to:  

  • Provide competent H&S advice to meet all appropriate legal and internal standards.
  • Undertake H&S audits and inspections and report on corrective and preventive actions in a timely manner.
  • Assist site management in the development of site H&S action plans relevant to operational aspects and risks identified.
  • Report on key issues and progress on actions required.
  • Provide information, advice, guidance and support to managers and operational colleagues.
  • Assist and support site management teams in investigations of relevant accidents and High Potential incidents.
  • Analyse accident and incident performance for patterns and trends and advise management on appropriate corrective and preventive actions.
  • Assist operational teams with emergency and business continuity planning and arrangements, including testing of emergency plans.
  • Assist operational teams in driving H&S performance and culture by continuously building H&S into processes.
  • Monitor the outputs from audits/inspections/reviews and any corrective and preventive actions raised.
  • Identify any gaps in the Integrated Management System (IMS) and support in developing these areas.
  • Oversee the management of the approved Contractor database and the respective performances of the site contractors.
  • Any other task commensurate with this post.

What we are looking for:

  • Experience in a health, safety, and environment advisory role within the construction industry is essential for this role. 
  • Driving licence.
  • NEBOSH Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety or equivalent.
  • NEBOSH Certificate in Construction Health and Safety.
  • Experience in working with cranes and lifting operations.
  • Strong accident and incident investigation skills.
  • Experience in the development and delivery of health, safety, and environment related training.
  • An eye for detail and the ability to work on own initiative and autonomously.
  • Engaging and influencing at all levels within the business.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal.
  • Computer literate in all Microsoft Office packages.
  • Good presentational skills.

Check out our Employee Benefits page for what we offer! 

Contact Us