Health and Safety Advisor

Location Newcastle upon Tyne
Sector: Health and Safety, Construction and Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: Up to £55000 per annum + Car or Car Allowance
Job ref: KG2694_1706006434
Published: about 1 month ago

Health and Safety Advisor
Newcastle | £55,000 + Car or Car Allowance

Irwin and Colton have been engaged by a well-established construction civil engineering organisation who turn over circa £100m to recruit a Health and Safety Advisor to join their existing team. This is a single site role, supporting on a major infrastructure project within the region.

Responsibilities of the Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Ensuring sites are compliant with both UK legislation and the organisation's strategy for health, and safety
  • Auditing health and safety performance on site
  • Accurately reporting and investigating incidents and near misses as required
  • Working with the team to continue to look for improvements across health and safety

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Experience in a similar role ideally within a related construction, or civil engineering environment
  • NEBOSH or equivalent, and ideally the relevant membership of IOSH
  • Excellent communication skills with ability to engage at all levels
  • A strong technical knowledge across relevant health and safety legislation

UK driver's license essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a leader in the construction civil engineering sector. If you have the required experience, please contact Kristian Gribble on or 01923 432 690. Job Ref: KG 2694.

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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