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Health and Safety Manager

Job Title: Health and Safety Manager
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Bedford
Salary: £45k - 55k per year + Package
Reference: MM24126
Contact Name: Michael McPhilemy
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 10, 2019 14:28

Job Description

Health and Safety Manager – 55K plus package based Kempston, Bedford


A truly rare and exciting opportunity has arisen for a Health and Safety Manager to join a growing organisation who excell within their specialist field. A highly regarded Civil Engineering and Construction company who operate across the UK working with multiple high profile clients and contracts, holding excellent core values and offer an exceptional platform for a Health and Safety Manager to enhance their career further. 

Developing into a highly successful business, the successful Health and Safety Manager will report directly into the Managing Director and be responsible for creating a positive safety culture, review and create risk assessments and method statements, toolbox talks and liaise with the board of directors regarding all SHEQ matters.   

The successful Health and Safety Manager will be organised, have strong communication skills, be able to manage their own diary autonomously and be proactive within their work.

Operating predominantly on a large site based near Kempston, Bedford and covering further sites across the Midlands and South East as required, the appointed Health and Safety Manager will be responsible for:

  • Giving health and safety advice to the site teams
  • Accident investigations and Route Course analysis
  • Site audits and inspections
  • Review, audit and maintain Integrated Management Systems
  • Write reports
  • Conduct relevant training
  • Define, communicate and deliver the organisations SHEQ strategy
  • Assist with tendor processes as necessary
  • Coordinate Occupational Health requirements
  • Attend regular client meetings

The ideal candidate will possess:

  • Our client Is open to industry backgrounds across Civil Engineering, Construction and Utilities.  
  • Nebosh General or Nebosh Construction or equivalent as a minimum
  • Full UK Driving licence
  • Experience with ISO9001, 14001 and OHSAS 18001 or ISO 45001 is also beneficial.

In return the salary is £45-£55k + Company Car or Car Allowance (£7,000 - £9,000 per year) + travel expenses + Up to 15% pension scheme + 24 days annual leave plus bank holidays.

This is an urgent requirement and we have immediate interview availability over the coming two weeks. To ensure you don’t miss out on this excellent opportunity, please apply immediately to avoid disappointment.