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Health And Safety Administrator

  • £20,000 - £35,000 Per Annum
  • Specialist Sub Contract
  • London

About the Company

Our client is a groundwork and concrete frame specialist subcontractor based out of their offices in North London the business has seen growth in turnover to £20m over the past few years. Moving forward they are looking to expand their pre-construction team as part of their continued expansion plan.

This business is family run and has been since their inception over 20 years ago, that family ethos is proudly spread throughout the company and shows in how they treat their staff. Cityscape have worked closely with this business and have seen them grow and develop into the major player they have become today; their targeted strategy allows them to deliver projects in budget and on plan with project values varying from £1million to £10million packages.

About the opportunity

Due to the on-going expansion of the company and awarding of new projects, our client is looking for a Health and Safety Administrator. The successful Health and Safety professional will be responsible for assisting in the day-to-day health and safety duties which will include implementing the companies’ health and safety policies, preparing method statements, risk assessments, construction phase plans and undertaking site inspections throughout London and the surrounding areas.

To succeed in this role, you will be expected to carry out the following roles and responsibilities with a comfortable level of autonomy: Work closely with the H&S Manager to coordinate the health, safety, & environmental strategy for the company, ensuring all relevant areas of the business achieve minimum agreed levels of compliance. Ensure all accidents are fully investigated then reported to the Health and Safety advisor / manager correctly in consultation with Senior Company SQE Management. Monitor compliance with the company’s H&S policy, organisation and arrangements. Attend regular meetings with senior managers to discuss improvements to safety procedures. Production of statistical information in relation to SQE performance. Maintain up to date knowledge of new or revised legislation and other practical aspects of SQE management. Maintain an up to date knowledge of codes of practice applicable to the company’s business. Assist in the review of all risk assessments and high-risk activities, ensuring adequate control measures are in place. Conduct and arrange any external H&S training in conjunction with business requirements. Carry out health and safety audits on site. Promote via the management team the requirement for employees to be informed of their responsibilities and receive adequate training in safety, quality and environmental matters. Review accident investigation forms to ensure remedial action and control measures are undertaken.

About the benefits and rewards

For this permanent opportunity, we are targeting professionals looking to earn anywhere from £20,000 to £35,000 per annum, however specific salary will be defined upon experience and suitability. Furthermore, there will be a generous package offered; travel allowance OR company vehicle in addition to standard benefits associated with a successful company (bonus scheme, pension, laptop, phone etc.).

About the requirements

To be considered for this position, it is imperative that individuals have previous experience in the construction industry (Within this sector is preferred). For this opportunity our client is targeting professionals that have held previous roles administrator roles in a health & safety field, ideally with rival contractors. A NEBOSH General Certificate and a full UK driving license is essential for visits to site.