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Senior Health and Safety Advisor – Civil Engineering

  • £40,000 - £52,000 + Package
  • Civil Engineering
  • Norfolk

Senior Health and Safety Advisor

Utilities/Civil Engineering

Norwich

£40,000 – £52,000 + package 

About the company

My client is a Tier One Main Contractor who is multi-disciplined within several aspects of civil Engineering & infrastructure. They have a huge presence all over the UK working on landmark projects that range in value from £10M – £120M. Company values are also extremely important, they believe in respect, teamwork, excellence, and integrity as well as a few others. My client has been trading for over 80 years and is currently going through the busiest period the companies have ever had. Despite going through such a busy patch, they are not staying stagnant and will continue to grow as an organisation. The types of works they covered involve water infrastructure, highways infrastructure & bridge infrastructure.

About the opportunity

Due to the company’s ongoing expansion and very healthy pipeline regarding work they are now in a position where they can bring another member on board to join the health and safety team. The successful candidate will be in charge of using the companies own health and safety policies and putting them into practice as well as supporting the Health and Safety Manager. You will be preparing your own risk assessments and going on site to make sure everything is safe and that the members of staff who are on site are following company procedures and legal procedures.

The projects that you will be involved in are all going to involve large bridge infrastructure projects, highways infrastructure and huge water pipelines.

To be successful in this role you will have to show certain skills, characteristics and follow certain duties such as: Make sure that all members of staff are aware of their statutory duties and responsibilities and to provide advice when it’s needed.  You will be in charge of carrying out accident/incident investigations in accordance with the Company procedure and, analysing all data, making recommendations to avoid any reoccurrences.

Benefits and rewards

For this permanent position, we are targeting candidates looking to earn anywhere from £40,000 to £52,000 per annum however specific salary will be defined upon experience and suitability. There will be a generous package offered; travel allowance OR company vehicle in addition to standard benefits associated with a large successful company.

Requirements

To be considered for any of these positions you will be required to have had experience working in Utilities for tier 1 or tier 2 companies with strong stability.

The successful candidate will need experience working within infrastructure, water or general utilities.

A NEBOSH general certificate is vital as is a UK driving license to help you go from one site to another if you’re required.

About Me

I am Daniel Cranston! Having been with Cityscape Recruitment for four years I’ve established and grown the Civil Engineering desk working within highways, utilities & Rail (infrastructure and maintenance). Over this time, I have built a strong selection of clients ranging from tier one main contractors through to privately owned smaller subcontractors. I cover I variety of white-collar opportunities ranging from operational, commercial, SHEQ, or pre-construction positions.

What does this mean for you?

I have a great understanding of the industry and what benefits each company can offer to improve your career, I will give you balanced and fair opinions on each contractor. The fact I work with such a variety of businesses means you can find out for yourself what the industry is truly like and by the end of it find yourself the best possible and tailored opportunity.

What if this opportunity isn’t what you are looking for?

If the above opportunity isn’t quite what you are looking for then please do still get in touch but give me a phone call. The industry at the moment is flying with positivity and I always seem to have a great selection of opportunities across Civil Engineering to discuss.

At least 5 years’ experience within Utilities & Civil Engineering is essential as is someone who is part of the Chartership of Institution of Occupational Safety & Health or working towards it.