Health and Safety Manager

AM Recruitment are working with a key client who require a Health, Safety and Environmental Manager to join their ever growing team on a permanent basis. Our client is a leading civils and utility contractor, this role covers the midlands and the south or England. You will positively direct, drive and communicate and Safety and Environmental Management throughout the Group in an effective manner ensuring best practice and regulatory standards are maintained and continuously developed across the Group. Key duties: Act as the Group's Competent Person for Health and Safety under the management of Health and Safety at Work Regulations 1999. Ensure the Group Safety & Environmental Management System (SEMS) remains current and meets statutory requirements, reflecting best practice. To work proactively with other departments to establish, develop and maintain a training programme that ensures staff are trained in all aspects of the SEMS appropriate to their position. Oversee and manage the compliance function including internal audits, ISO accreditation and operating standards, ensuring the accreditations ISO9001, ISO14001, ISO22301 and ISO45001 are maintained. Liaise with customer Safety, Environmental and Compliance representatives and manage monthly Health and Safety reporting, escalations and monitoring through relevant customer platforms as defined in the service level agreements (SLAs). Ensure that monthly key performance indicators (KPI's), site audits and audit reports are completed and submitted in line with customer requirements provided in the SLAs. Support tendering bidding processes for new projects in relation to SEMS and Compliance and attend customer meetings as required. Ensure that the Groups duties under CDM are fulfilled for projects that the Group are appointed as Principal Contractor and/or Principal Designer. Ensure that Head Office and other buildings are compliant with statutory and operational health and safety requirements including fire, electrical etc. Manage and maintain individuals PPE and statutory equipment inspections under LOLER and PUWER. Ensure that accidents and near misses are properly recorded, notified, investigated, lessons learned and any changes to processes and procedures implemented to prevent reoccurrences. Assist members of staff with the development and review of risk assessments and method statements and where appropriate prepare risk assessments for the work undertaken by Group employees. Ensure that employee training records, certifications and licence records are obtained and maintained to ensure compliance. Manage and maintain the Groups approved supplier's database and waste licences. Produce quarterly Board Reports and Ad-hoc SEMS reports as required. Manage and lead the Safety & Environmental Team ensuring that Team members are supported and developed as required. As required travel to complete monthly on-site audits and inspections. This list is not exhaustive and the jobholder will be expected to become involved in a range of activities to enable the Company to succeed. PERSON SPECIFICATION Experience: Essential NEBOSH Diploma Occupational Safety & Health (or equivalent) with IOSH Chartered Safety Practitioner Status (or close to being achieved). NEBOSH Environmental Certificate (or equivalent) Experience in a similar role, in a high-risk industry - construction or telecoms (must have working at heights) Experience in running CDM projects as principal contractor and/or principal designer. Experience of implementing and maintain ISO accreditations including ISO9001, ISO14001 and ISO45001. Experience of developing and managing monitoring systems for statutory compliance and maintaining accurate records and systems. Experience of formulating, implementing and revising SEMS policies and procedures. Experience of working within a customer/client facing role.

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