Health and Safety Advisor - London

£45-£50,000 + Benefits - Rail - Health & Safety
Ref: 2718 Date Posted: Thursday 20 May 2021
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Are you a strong influencer with a pragmatic approach?  My client, a leading supplier to the rail industry, are looking for a Health and Safety Advisor to join their expanding team.  With projects aross London, you will ideally be commutable to a North West London Head Office.  Reporting to the Senior Health and Safety Advisor you will be reponsible for providing support and advice across a diverse set of contracts, leading by example.  

Responsibilities will include:

  • Ensuring the sites are compliant with UK legislation ensuring the Company complies with its statutory obligations
  • Working across the sites to drive improvement and engagement for health & safety
  • Champion the company Integrated Management System
  • Undertake Site Inspections & Audits, Reporting and close out of identified issues
  • Lead and assist Accident & Incident Investigations
  • Assist in production and review of documentation, including review of subcontractor documents
  • Leading on new initiatives and always seeking opportunities to improve and develop health & safety

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Proven experience within the rail industry, ideally Network Rail or LUL 
  • Nebosh General/Construction and/or NCRQ Equivalent, ideally Nebosh Diploma or working torwards.
  • Ideally, knowledge of 45001, Trained Accident/Incident Investigator, Qualified Auditor
  • Infrastructure Access - PTS, ICI-LU, BTA etc.
  • Excellent communication skills with confident presentation skills
  • A strong technical knowledge across relevant health & safety legislation
  • Confident negotiation skills - ability to influence at all levels

Flexibility within this role is essential as the business is in operation 24/7, there may be occasions when the successful candidate is required outside of the usual working hours.

This diverse role would suit an enthusiastic safety professional looking to join a company who are continuously looking at new and innovative ways to make positive changes within the Rail industry.  The successful applicant will be joining a business with a strong safety culture supported internally by regular safety forums and newsletters distributed across the business which are underpinned by their behavioural safety programme.  If this role is of interest call Sharron on 0208 420 4064.

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