Health and Safety Manager

Archer Recruitment is currently working with a Regional Main contractor operating across London and the home counties delivering flagship schemes across High Rise Residential, Commercial Office Buildings, Hotels and Leisure sectors, projects range in value from £15m – £70m.
They are seeking a Health & Safety Manager who will be responsible for implementing, managing, and embedding the Health & Safety Standards throughout the project and across the business.
Health & Safety Standards
  • Act as the project Health & Safety champion and co-ordinator, to assist the Project Manager in discharging their duties in respect of Health & Safety on site.
  • Provide practical and realistic monitoring, and good practice advice and ensure basic legal compliance.
  • Liaise with the Head of Health & Safety to seek advice and support where they feel it is required.
Site Inductions, Inspections, and Investigations
  • Prepare all relevant site induction material and monitor the standards of the inductions throughout the project, review and audit associated induction paperwork and competence cards where required.
  • Undertake site inspection recording the findings on BIM360 or the H&S Inspection reporting form.
  • Coordinated with other managers to undertake H&S inspections and Targeted Risk Monitoring and ensure the findings are recorded on BIM360. H&S Managers must ensure that all findings are assigned to the appropriate managers to action within agreed timeframes.
  • Ensure that appropriate inspections and checks are carried out in line with the project risk profile these include hoarding, lifting, fire emergency and other statutory requirements.
  • Where necessary immediately suspend any unsafe work practices and report situations to the Project Manager
  • Undertake accident, incident and Near Miss, investigations completing all associated paperwork.
Qualifications / Training
  • Working towards NVQ Level 5 in H&S/NVQ Level 6 Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety Practice (for Manager)
  • First Aid at Work
  • For managers, a minimum of 5 years of experience in Health & Safety or site-related occupation
  • Fire Marshal
  • Tech IOSH working towards Grad IOSH membership
  • Temp Works Coordinator or Supervisor
A salary guide for this H&S Manager opportunity is up to £90,000 per annum plus £5500 car allowance and package, the client is keen to make the right long-term appointment to aid in the company’s growth and has advised that there is flexibility.
If you are a Health and Safety Manager with relevant experience and would like to discuss this position in more detail please submit your CV via this advert to David Weaving at Archer Recruitment or contact, David in confidence, at 07361570160 or
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