Head of Health and Safety

Location Cardiff
Sector: Health and Safety, Construction and Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £95000 per annum + Car and Excellent Benefits
Job ref: KG2408_1692351181
Published: 11 months ago

Head of Health and Safety
South Wales | Circa £95,000 + Car & Excellent Benefits

Irwin and Colton has been engaged by a high-profile Construction organisation to recruit their Head of Health and Safety. This particular role will lead the Health and Safety function for the organisation, constantly seeking areas for development and improvement. The successful candidate will focus on delivering key strategic points for the business to maintain their high standard of safety.

Responsibilities of the Head of Health and Safety will include:

  • Working with the Board and senior stakeholders to develop and continually refine the health and safety strategy

  • Leading the Health and Safety team ensuring the successful delivery of the strategy on site

  • Influencing, engaging and coaching key internal and external stake holders to drive change

  • Conducting major health and safety incident investigation to identify root cause and making recommendations to prevent reoccurrence

  • Constantly assessing opportunities for health and safety improvements and sharing best practice across the organisation

The successful Head of Health and Safety candidate will have:

  • Proven leadership experience in a similar role ideally within construction or a related industry

  • Experience in influencing, engaging and coaching senior management and site level operations

  • A NEBOSH or NVQ5 (or equivalent) and ideally Chartership of IOSH

  • Experience with innovative across health and safety, wellbeing and behavioural programmes

This position will require an individual who is passionate about health, safety, environment, quality and high performance. For further information or to discuss your career, contact Kristian Gribble on or 01923 432 690. Ref KG 2408.

Irwin and Colton are a specialist Health and Safety recruitment company, based in the South East of England we recruit across the UK. We recruit all roles in the health and safety industry from Health and Safety Manager, Health and safety Director through to Health and Safety Advisor positions.

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