Health and Safety Advisor (Contract)

Location Edinburgh
Sector: Construction and Civil Engineering
Job type: Contract and Interim
Salary: Up to £350 per day
Job ref: TH2684_1705054816
Published: about 1 month ago
Startdate: ASAP

Health and Safety Advisor
Edinburgh | Circa £300-350 Per Day

Irwin and Colton are working with a major Principal Contractor to recruit a Site Health and Safety Advisor. This role will be responsible for driving a positive safety culture on a development in the centre of Edinburgh. This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive and motivated health and safety professional looking to further develop and grow their career with a leader in the construction industry.

Responsibilities of the Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Developing and implementing innovative ideas to improve health and safety performance
  • Leading on health and safety and engaging across the site, implementing health and safety policies and procedures and ensuring compliance with health and safety legislation
  • Conducting training, toolbox talks, inductions and investigating incidents where required
  • Undertaking audits and inspections of the site, identifying areas for improvement and reporting on the findings

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Proven experience in a similar role ideally from within construction or a related industry
  • Minimum of NEBOSH Construction or NCRQ Certificate and ideally membership of IOSH
  • Excellent communications skills with the ability to tailor a message and communicate succinctly to a range of stakeholders
  • Drive and enthusiasm with the willingness to learn, develop and grow in the role

This role will involve frequent travel. A UK Driver's Licence is essential.

This is an excellent opportunity to work with a leading construction company working on a high-profile project. For more information on this role or to discuss your next career move, contact Tom Hewat at or on 01923 432 637 or apply here. Ref: TH2684

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