• Health and Safety

Regional Head of Health & Safety

  • Posted: 2 weeks ago
  • Reference: PMu16299
  • Location: Watford, Hertfordshire
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 plus package
Watford, Hertfordshire

Regional Head of Health & Safety 

£55,000 - £65,000 plus package 


East of England/Southeast/Southwest 

An excellent opportunity has arisen for a senior Health & Safety professional to join one of the UK's most recognised names in infrastructure (Civil Engineering) to lead in the delivery of a regional improvement programme and look to build a strong and positive health and safety culture through innovation and influence. The ideal candidate will be based home counties region and happy in a region that will cover, East of England, South East and South West. The role will lead a team and be tasked with developing and implementing of the strategy across the region and will sit of the SLT (Senior Leadership Team) in the region and have regular interaction with board level. 

The Role:

  • Work closely with the Senior Leadership Team to develop and deliver the health & safety strategy
  • Build relationships with key stakeholders within the organisation 
  • Monitoring and reviewing health & safety trends within the division to identify areas of improvement 
  • Develop and improve Health & Safety culture across the organisation 
  • Liaise with Health & Safety Executive and other regulators when required.
  • Managing 3rd party building strong relationships 
  • Support on incident and accident investigation when required and lessons learnt 

The Candidate:

  • 5 years + experience working in Health & Safety 
  • NEBOSH Diploma, NVQ or NCRQ
  • Minimum Grad IOSH, working towards CMIOSH 
  • Previous experience working in a strategic position within Health & Safety 
  • Experience influencing of senior stakeholder and board level 
  • Leading a team of Health and Safety professional would be preferred
  • Experience working in infrastructure sector 
  • Knowledge of CDM would be beneficial but not essential 

This is a great opportunity to join a large organisation and have the influence to impact change not only in the North West region but across the UK, If interested apply for the position or send your CV directly to phillip.muston@shirleyparsons.com 

Reference: PMu - 16299



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