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Health & Safety Manager

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Job Description

The Health & Safety Manager role:

An exceptional Health & Safety Manager role for this leading regional £80m turnover main contractor operating in the new build housing, commercial new build and refurbishment, and leisure/education sectors.

This is an opportunity to manage Health & Safety standards and strategy across a fast paced and varied North West construction operation has arisen. You'll report straight to the directors, and be responsible for a Health & Safety Advisor, and will primarily be concerned with building rapport with site managers and operatives to ensure the continued positive attitude towards high standards of Health & Safety.

Construction and Residential (new build) projects ranging in value up to £20m will make up a large proportion of the varied workload across the business, giving you diversity and making sure you'll never be bored. Based between the offices in Cheshire and the various sites across the North West, you'll have flexibility to manage your diary as you see fit.

This is a real chance to make your mark on a growing business, helping to review, implement and continuously improve Health & Safety systems, procedures and cultures.

Your skills and experience:

Ideally, you'll be at or working towards the Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH) level, with either the NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent (NVQ Level 4, for example). Experienced in construction Health & Safety (especially in new build contracting sectors), you will be able to demonstrate success in developing a significant, positive Health & Safety culture in similar environments.

Comfortable with ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 standards, you will have a strong technical knowledge of Health & Safety and Environmental systems and procedures. You'll also demonstrate an understanding of how best to tweak, improve and implement systems - working together with the Operational and Site teams to help develop and further improve Health & Safety performance. You'll be expected to produce board reports, and present to teams of senior managers and directors on the Health & Safety statistics and strategies.

Your interpersonal skills and relationship building will be crucial - construction staff can be challenging, and influencing them to balance time and money with acting as safely as possible will be something you thrive on. You'll also be keen on developing lesser-experienced members of staff.

Salary, Remuneration & other benefits on offer:

Our client is willing to offer a salary and package above market rate to secure the right individual; a salary of up to £50,000 plus a car or allowance, an exceptional pension and bonus scheme and generous holiday allowance.

An excellent Health & Safety Manager role with a real opportunity to build on a solid foundation and strive towards excellence.

Please get in touch today with George Lucking, Health & Safety Specialist, on 0151 230 1690 / 07860 270 738 for more details on opportunities available, or apply direct below with your CV.


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