About the role
We are currently seeking a Construction Health and Safety Professional who is competent to work independently, on projects throughout the United Kingdom. Working as part of a team to deliver the Principal Designer duties, you will provide CDM advice to Clients, designers and Contractors to help them comply with their duties under the Construction (Design and Management) Regulation 2015 . This role will afford you the opportunity to work on a wide variety of projects, from new build, refurbishment, demolition and utilities Projects will vary from fast turnaround to major capital projects.
What you will do:
•Working as part of a team to deliver the Principal Designer duties
•Provide H&S advisor role to management and staff
•Undertake site inspections and monitoring visits to determine health & safety and CDM compliance
•Attend project, design review, progress 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 and within the resource profile which was completed prior to the start of the project
•Support the Senior Staff as required.
•Lead by example on all matters in respect of H&S and CDM compliance.
Your experience will include:
•Construction industry experience
•Ability to work on multiple projects
•An understanding of the design process and the principles of prevention and risk reduction.
•A thorough knowledge of the Construction (Design and Management) Regulation 2015 and current H&S legislation
•Appropriate experience of the design and construction processes.
•NEBOSH Construction Certificate or similar technical or professional qualification, with 5 year’s post qualification experience
• Incorporated Member of Association of Project Safety (APS)
•Technician or Graduate or Technical membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) working towards CMIOSH
•A current record of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office and CAD software
•An additional health and safety qualification such as a Degree, Diploma, would be an advantage.
•Ability to use Sharepoint and other technology as required by the business
•Excellent communication, management and team working skills are required
•The ability to be flexible in balancing health and safety risks with cost and programme whilst maintaining legal compliance
•Excellent oral and written communication skill