Construction Health and Safety Manager

Location Leeds
Sector: Health and Safety, Facilities Management and Property, Construction and Civil Engineering
Job type: Contract and Interim
Salary: Up to £350.00 per day
Job ref: JC2372_1691079774
Published: about 2 months ago
Startdate: ASAP

Construction Health and Safety Manager
£350 per day

An exciting new role has arisen with a large public sector organisation who are going through a major construction and infrastructure scheme. The role is expected to last between 12-15 months and will focus on managing the different sub-contractors undertaking work across the site.

The primary focus of this contract is to act as a client-side Health and Safety representative for the organisation. Ensuring that contractors are fulfilling their duties in line with 2015 CDM regulations and being a subject matter expert for construction safety.

Responsibilities of the Construction Health and Safety Manager will include:

  • Ensure the successful delivery and implementation of the health and safety strategy across the projects, working closely with the contractors ensuring HSE best practice
  • Working closely with project Health and Safety teams ensuring the successful delivery of the strategy on site
  • Influencing, engaging, and coaching key internal and external stakeholders to effect change
  • Constantly assess opportunities for improvement and share best practice across the organisation

The successful Construction Health and Safety Manager will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role ideally within construction or civil engineering or a related industry
  • Hold a NEBOSH Diploma or other level 6 health and safety qualification, and ideally be a Chartered Member of IOSH (CMIOSH)
  • Experience operating at site influencing and engaging key stakeholders
  • Strong communication skills and ability to work independently.

This is a fantastic project assignment working for a professional organisation. If the role is of interest, please contact James Cox on or 01923 432 687.

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