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Construction Health and Safety Advisor

Reference: J01207
Location: Greater London
Town: London
Sector: MEP and Building Services Design
Type: Permanent
Salary: £47-60k/annum
Benefits: travel allowance and pension

The Job

The Company

One of our very good clients is now looking to expand their Construction Health and Safety Team. They specialise in the provision of the fullest range health and safety advice for the construction sector. They work across a range of businesses and in sectors as diverse as commercial, healthcare, science, industry, energy, and education.

The role is to work as a member of the team providing construction health and safety services to both internal and external clients. You will be required to independently deliver construction health and safety services and advice, and to fulfil the role of CDM Advisor/Principal Designer on multiple projects to help ensure compliance with the duties of the CDM regulations 2015.

Our services include strategic, tactical, and operational aspects of our clients’ businesses. Our service delivery includes the writing of policies and procedures, carrying out site inspections and audits, writing up project progress reports and engaging directly with clients on a project basis, as well as developing and implementing training programmes.

Your role will be a Professional / Senior Construction Health and Safety Consultant delivering these services and, as such, you will be a key member of this close-knit team. Your knowledge and skills will contribute to the growth and success of this developing and growing team as we work together to deliver robust solutions to meet our clients’ health and safety objectives, aims and aspirations.

The Role

The role includes developing the ability to win work, to network and start to generate a revenue stream as part of the role.

Working independently on Medium sized projects, or as part of a team on large projects, to deliver the Principal Designer duty and CDM advisor role
Responsible for small to medium sized projects, or key contributor to large ones
Independently undertake site inspections and monitoring visits to determine health & safety compliance
Independently attend project, design, and other meetings, escalating issues as required by the project plan
Ensure output from projects is of a high standard
Ability to ensure projects are completed efficiently, to an agreed resource and commercial profile

Qualifications & Experience

Educated to degree level in a construction related field with a preference for a design related degree. Or alternatively, without a degree: relevant, associated, and equivalent practical experience
Significant post qualification experience
Ability to work on multiple projects
An understanding of the design process and the principles of risk reduction
A thorough knowledge of the CDM regulations and associated legislation
Appropriate experience of the design and construction processes
NEBOSH Diploma or similar technical or professional qualification
Incorporated or Certified Member of the Association for Project Safety (IMaPS / CMaPS)

If you have any questions or want to discuss your CV please call Kate on 01483 768 600