- Greater London, United Kingdom
- Undisclosed per annum
Safety Health Environmental & Quality (SHEQ) Advisor
We are pleased to offer an exciting opportunity for an experienced SHEQ Advisor working for a large blue-chip company in the construction industry who for over 160 years have combined traditional values and experience, with an advanced innovative approach. The company operates throughout the United Kingdom and Ireland, delivering quality construction projects and achieving excellence. The company’s reputation is a product of this success.
The health, safety, welfare, and well-being of our workforce is fundamental to this company. Who believe in providing a safe working environment where health and well-being are protected and actively promoted.
One of the leading Building & Civil Engineering Contractors in the UK they are seeking to appoint a SHEQ Advisor to enhance their existing team. This role will be based in London and is initially a fixed term contract for 18 months.
Reporting to the Group Health & Safety Manager, the SHEQ Advisor will be an integral part of the Project Management team providing support and guidance ensure the health, safety and welfare of all those involved in the project. This will be achieved by becoming imbedded within the team to eliminate risks during the planning of works and engaging with the supply chain at all levels to ensure the highest standards of SHEQ compliance is achieved.
Duties will include: –
Continual promotion of our health and safety ethos and culture at all levels in the Company and with subcontractors;
Ensure working practices are safe and comply with legislation;
Review Subcontractor documentation including safe systems of works;
Help prepare health and safety strategies and the development of internal policies;
Lead and deliver health & safety initiatives to help raises awareness of risks and hazards;
Assist in the in-house training of managers and employees;
Carry out regular site inspections to ensure policies and procedures are being fully implemented;
Upon request carry out accident / incident investigations.
The successful candidate will possess the following essential qualities:
Professionally qualified within SHEQ field (NEBOSH/NCRQ, BSc or MSc in Safety);
Proven track record as an operational SHEQ Advisor within the Construction industry;
Thorough knowledge of current Health, Safety and Environmental legislation;
Knowledge of quality standards, audit procedures and integrated management systems;
Accident and incident investigation experience;
Excellent oral and written communication skills;
Ability to work as part of a team and to positively influence others;
Benefits include 3% employee contribution, 6% employer pension contribution, 33 days holiday and life assurance. Salary is DOE, please submit CV’s with salary expectations attached.
To apply for this position please email an updated CV to firstname.lastname@example.org or for more information call me on 02392 314 795.
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