• Health and Safety

Senior Health & Safety Lead

  • Posted: 1 month ago
  • Reference: ZB16158
  • Location: Bristol, Bristol
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Salary: £65,000 - £85,000 plus package
Bristol, Bristol

Senior Health & Safety Lead | £65,000 - £80,000 plus package | Bristol | Civil Engineering

I currently have an excellent opportunity to work with a major civil engineering principal contractor as the Senior Health & Safety Lead for their Southern division in the business. The ideal candidate will have operated at senior level, led teams, implemented strategy and worked in civil engineering or high-risk industries (rail, highways, Power, Energy or utilities)

The Role:

  • Leading, motivating and developing a high performing Health & Safety team
  • 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 client relationships and be the focal point of Health & Safety
  • Support on incident and accident investigation when required and lessons learnt 

The Candidate:

  • 3 years’ experience working in a senior leaderships position
  • Prior experience working in civil engineering industry
  • CMIOSH ideally, Grad IOSH and working towards CMIOSH will be considered.
  • Prior experience leading a high performing team in a matrix structured organisation
  • Possessing advanced influencing and communication skills
  • Prior experience in a high-risk civil engineering discipline (Water, gas, power, rail, major projects)

Reference: ZB16158



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Shirley Parsons Ltd
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Aylesbury, Bucks
HP21 7QW

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Shirley Parsons Ltd
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