Health & Safety Manager

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    Civil Engineering

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    £300 - 330 per day

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    Rhian Newman

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    6 months

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Role Title: Health & Safety Manager

Sector: Environmental Consulting / Construction / Civils / Infrastructure

Location: Kennilworth / Warwickshire / West Midlands 

Salary: £300 - £330 per day varies on experience

Status: This is a key worker role on an essential infrastructure project. ASAP start date, stringent Covid safety procedures are in place on site.

Fantastic long term contract opportunity for an experienced Health & Safety Manager with signficant experience of H&S matters on project within in the environmental construction sector. The successful candidate will have a background in managing Health & Safety matters on major civils, water management, infrastructure, environment or similar projects. 

Our client is a leading environmental specialist, working across the UK on a diverse range of projects from small to multi-million, across the private and public sectors. Their clients include charities, private construction companies and leading infrastructure and utilities contractors. 

 You will be at the cutting edge of environment practice, incorporating the latest advances in ecology mitigation to live and planned infrastructure construction works. 

This is a long-term contract / freelance role based in Warwickshire/ Coventry. Due to Covid-19 policies, there is a strong preference for candidates to be within local commute to minimise travel. 

Role responsibilities:

  • Responsible for managing projects and onsite teams with a direct report into the senior leadership team
  • Assist in maintaining and seeking continuous improvement in the strategies, policies and procedures in relation to current industry best practice and minimum statutory requirements
  • Participate as requested in Health, Safety & Environment audits and inspections
  • Advise the senior management team of any onsite incidents or changes in policies
  • Provide environmental assurance role including regular site inspections and ensuring that works meet legal and project requirements and standards
  • H&S KPI data management, analysis and reporting 

What's in it for you:

  • Chance to make a real, practical and positive difference to the natural world
  • Work with people who have a genuine passion for the environment
  • Work on a major infrastructure project 
  • Competitive daily rate 

About You:

  • Experience working in Health & Safety
  • Knowledge of working in civil engineering environments, rail in a Health & Safety position would be a distinct bonus
  • NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent health & safety qualification 

To apply in confidence, send your CV via this advert, or for more information, contact Rhian Newman at Thorn Baker on rhian@thornbaker.co.uk or call 07969 972412

Key skills: Environment, Ecology, Assistant Project Manager, NEC3, CDM, Construction, Infrastructure, Water Management, Rail