Location: Portsmouth with travel | Salary: £38-42K + car allowance + fuel card + benefits

A great opportunity for a Safety, Health, Environment & Quality Advisor to join a well-known construction, maintenance, and fit-out business. Employing over 300 staff across the south of England, the company operates from offices in Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, Southampton, Winchester, and Horsham.  Reporting to the Safety, Health, Environment & Quality Manager, you will be involved in the development of ISO 45001, 14001 and 9001 management systems, taking a practical, common-sense approach to implementation.

You will be responsible for supporting and promoting a positive and collaborative approach to SHEQ activities, ensuring the company complies and adheres to all current legislation, policies, and procedures.   The majority of your time will be spent working with Operational Teams to support the delivery of their services by providing advice, training, coaching and undertaking periodic site inspections to ensure adherence to the SHEQ Management Systems.

  • Support the development, implementation and monitoring SHEQ Management Systems, ensuring the safety of staff, contractors, and other stakeholders in line with current legislation.
  • Influence staff and contractors to take a positive approach to SHEQ through considerable time spent in the field supporting, coaching, and mentoring.
  • Deliver the company’s training requirements through in-house or outsourced arrangements to develop the understanding, knowledge and awareness of SHEQ matters of all staff, contractors, and other key stakeholders.
  • Train, coach and develop Contract Managers, Supervisors, Foreman and Site Managers to a high standard in the management of staff and subcontractors in relation to all SHEQ matters.
  • Oversee incident reporting and investigations ensuring incidents are efficiently and effectively investigated and corrective actions and improvement measures are coherently implemented across the company.
  • Support the Company in ensuring documentation relating to Management Systems are saved efficiently and effectively in designated file repository(s) and that all documentation professionally represents the Company.
  • Keep up to date with all SHEQ legislation and any other developments that affect the Company advising on what action should be taken.
  • When required support the Operational teams with client liaison on matters of SHEQ.
  • Support Business Development and Operational teams in specifying, and development of, working practices and solutions for tendering and operational activities.
  • Monitoring and auditing of the Company’s SHEQ Management Systems to ensure conformity of staff, contractors and any other stakeholders.
  • Ensure you capture, update and report key data and information to accurately and timely measure leading and lagging statistics for periodic reports, identifying any trends or areas for improvement.

To be considered for this role, you must hold:

  • NEBOSH Construction or General Certificate
  • IEMA Certificate in Environmental Management or NEBOSH Environmental Certificate.
  • Ability to deliver internal courses on Asbestos, Manual Handling, Working at Heights, Face fit, Abrasive Wheels, Risk Assessment and Method Statements (RAMS), and Incident investigation & Root Cause Analysis.
  • Full driving licence

Want to find out more? Simply apply for the role and I’ll call you back to discuss – all applications will be treated in confidence.

Bryan & Armstrong Ltd is a specialist Health & Safety recruiter, supplying Health & Safety professionals on an interim and permanent basis across the following disciplines: Health & Safety, Health, Safety & Environment, SHEQ, CDM Coordinator, Fire, Environmental, Quality Management and Health, Safety, Environment & Quality Systems.