H&S Advisor

Michael Page Property
09 Aug 2017
16 Aug 2017
Our client, an award winning provider of Social Housing within the South East, are looking for a Health & Safety Advisor to work initially on a fixed term contract, with the view of a permanent placement in time. The ideal candidate will also have specific experience of overseeing Fire Risk Assessment works Client Details An award winning provider of Social Housing within the South East Description Assist in the planning and implementation of programmes of action to address priorities for health and safety improvements within the business Provide technical advice and assistance to ensure effective health and safety management systems, incorporating risk assessment are maintained Establish and maintain a record-keeping system and initiate necessary follow-up action to meet the objectives set out above Identify and prioritise Health and Safety learning and development needs, and assist in organising programmes for managers and staff to meet identified needs. Work with the Property & Asset Management teams to ensure safe environments, and help to effectively manage contractors at remote sites Co-ordinate, advise and enable client's Health & Safety Committees to become an effective force for health & safety improvement Undertake programmed visits, including audits and inspections of operational sites as per QSHE support plans Profile Two years post-qualifying experience in a similar role Practical experience with Fire Risk Assessment Ex Building Services experience also considered NEBOSH certification is advantageous Other qualifications include NVQ Level 3, Diploma in Health & Safety and Postgraduate qualifications Job Offer Competitive annual salary 6 month contract initially with the view to a permanent position