Regional Health and Safety Advisor

Location Ipswich
Sector: Health and Safety, Construction and Civil Engineering
Job type: Permanent
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car or Allowance & Excellent Benefits
Job ref: KG2906_1718359360
Published: about 1 month ago

Health and Safety Advisor
Suffolk | £55,000 + Car or Allowance and Excellent Benefits

Irwin and Colton have been engaged by a UK-leading, Highways Specialist Contractor to identify a Health & Safety Advisor. The organisation has an existing health and safety team and is well known for their excellent track record of delivery within the sector.

This role will work closely with Highways focusing across one of the organisation's major framework projects. As such, any experience with Highways or Highways England would be beneficial.

Responsibilities of the Health and Safety Advisor will include:

  • Implementing health and safety policies and procedures on site, ensuring compliance and keeping updated with key changes to legislation
  • Visiting site and engaging with managers, ensuring responsibilities are clear and answering technical Health and Safety related enquires
  • Conducting audits, inspections, and accident investigations. Constantly seeking areas for improvement and development in health and safety performance
  • Engaging with the client and other external stakeholders, acting as a key point of contact

The successful Health and Safety Advisor will have:

  • Experience in a similar role ideally within construction, Highways or Civil Engineering.
  • Hold a NEBOSH Certificate and ideally a member of IOSH
  • Excellent organisational skills with the ability to manage competing priorities
  • Good communication skills with the ability to communicate with a broad range of stakeholders

This position will require a self starter who can lead by example and hit the ground running. Contact Kristian Gribble on or 01923 432 690. Job ref KG 2906.

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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