Senior Health and Safety Manager, Phase Two

  • Permanent
  • West Midlands, United Kingdom
  • £47,000 to £60,000 per annum

Senior Health and Safety Manager

A public sector client of mine is looking for an experiences Senior Health & Safety Manager to join your team. As a Senior H&S Manager, through the provision of legally accurate information, guidance, engagement and demonstrable leadership create an environment where health and safety is always the first consideration and empower the project teams to speak up and intervene where something is unsafe taking responsibility for the safety of themselves and others.

About the role:

Lead and provide clear guidance and support to the project teams and others in the implementation and discharge of legal duties in the role of client and principal designer as per the definitions within the Construction and Design Management Regulations 2015
Develop and coordinate with the project teams a programme which implements the occupational health targets, driving innovation across the project management team
Lead the implementation of health and safety assurance and monitoring in accordance with company requirements.

Act as the main point of contact for information and support within a given project area as delegated by the Head of Health and Safety, directing and leading a team of effective and co-ordinated Health and Safety Advisors
Develop and maintain a close working relationship with the project management team, stakeholders and the supply chain creating an environment of collaboration, shared learning and fair culture.

Raise awareness through training of the project teams in requirements and carry out assurance and monitoring in order to track contractor performance as a client
Develop a strategy that provides the necessary tools to support training, briefing and coaching to the project safety management team on health and safety requirements
Provide advice in relation to the preparation of CDM documentation, making sure that information is cascaded onwards in support of following pre-construction Information requirements

About You:
A qualification in general or construction health and safety law and practice recognised by IOSH or the British Safety Council at least NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent experience
Knowledge of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015
Knowledge of accident and incident investigation and reporting health and safety issues
Knowledge of online incident reporting systems for health and safety
BS14001 or equivalent
Awareness of occupational health management
Practical implementation of health and safety by design.
Providing advice and coaching on smart performance objectives for health and safety matters to project teams
Implementing health and safety change and innovation
Experiencing of working with complex joint ventures, alliances and stakeholder groups.
Building strong relationships with key stakeholders and influencing outcomes.

It is expected that you will actively promote and embed Equality, Diversity and Inclusion (EDI) in all your work and support and comply with all organisational initiatives, policies and procedures on EDI.

To apply for this position please email an updated version of your CV to or call me on 02392322318

STR Limited is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.


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