Heath And Safety Advisor
Durham, County Durham
An Excellent opportunity for an Experienced Heath and Safety Advisor to join a well-established company based on Durham!
To assist and advise on all aspects of the Companys Health and Safety Management System.
To assist with the development and maintenance of the Companys Health & Safety Management policies and systems and to review them to maintain OHSAS 18001.
To monitor and audit the Companys Health & Safety performance and suggest improvements for continual improvement.
Advise upon current and impending Health & Safety legislation relevant to business activities.
Advise and implement health & Safety safe working procedures to eliminate / control risk to operatives.
Assist in developing and implementing the Companys Health & Safety Management System to ensure continuation of the OHSAS 18001 Standard.
Audit the Companys compliance with the requirements of Health & Safety legislation, the SMS, contracts and other interested parties.
Review tender information to evaluate the potential Health & Safety aspects of a contract at the earliest opportunity; identify potential problems and offer value engineering solutions where possible.
Proactively liaise with statutory and non-statutory bodies.
Identify, develop and implement Health & Safety training to raise awareness and encourage a proactive approach to site Health& Safety management.
Personally deliver Health & Safety induction training to new employees and Safety Awareness training to existing staff.
Report to the Support Services Manager any issues that may affect business activities, Company policy and finances.
Assist the Support Services Team in any Health & Safety and Quality issues as and when possible.
Advise Site Agents on all aspects of Health & safety to ensure safe Systems of work and train and assist them in the writing of Risk Assessments and Method Statements.
Provided detailed solutions for Health & Safety issues in Tender documents.
Compile the Health and Safety file for clients.
Produce the construction phase health & safety plan for site activities.
Fully Investigate accidents and incidents and devise corrective action to prevent reoccurrence.
Complete pre-qualification And Tender Health & Safety questionnaires.
Background & Knowledge:
Extensive knowledge of Health & Safety legislation and issues, supported by a relevant experience and/or academic qualification. Experience of working within the construction industry in remediation and/or Civil Engineering and of assisting to maintain and improve a dynamic Health & Safety Management System.
Key Working Relationships:
Support Services Coordinator To provide information as requested, to attend meetings as requested, to audit sites as instructed.
Site Agents and Foremen to provide specialist advice, support and instruction through Health & Safety Procedures.
Support Services team to assist and develop site services.
Statutory and non-statutory authorities to maintain good relationships and be pro-active in seeking advice and guidance.
Training providers to provide effective training interventions.
Local Health & Safety authorities To ensure that all local considerations are discussed and understood.
Clients to ensure requirements are understood and fulfilled.
This is a full-time position and in return the company is offering a Competitive Salary of £35,000 - £45,000 Per Annum & Benefits Package.
If you feel that you have the relevant skills/attributes to fulfil this role then please apply now!
|Location:||Durham, County Durham|
|Job Type:||Full Time|
|Salary Paid:||Per Annum|