Senior H&S Advisor

  •  Plymouth
  •   £325 - 360 per day £ / Day
  •   Contract
  •   Full Time
  •   Job Reference 4665

Senior H&S Advisor

Location – Plymouth

Key Tasks:

  • Support the Managers of HS&E in the promotion and use of H&S policies and procedures in conjunction with the project’s Policies.
  • Assist the Manager of HS&E to lead the development of company H&S objectives, policies, procedures, and standards.
  • To conduct Senior safety checks on the project with the H&S Advisors.
  • Produce monthly and yearly HS&E performance statistics and reports.
  • Produce and publish HS&E documentation to a high standard.
  • Work closely with the operational teams in carrying out their roles and HS&E responsibilities.
  • Assist the operational teams in developing Risk Assessments and Safe Systems of Work.
  • Support the operational teams in developing and reviews RAMS.
  • Conduct regular and robust health and safety Inspections & Audits.
  • Ensure all accidents, incidents and near misses are reported in a timely manner, and are also effectively investigated, contributing to Incident Review Boards.
  • Assist Management teams in the development of health and safety related documents.
  • Advise and assist in the identification of health and safety training requirements.


  • Full UK Driving Licence.
  • NEBOSH Certificate (preferably Construction) or equivalent.
  • Membership of relevant professional institution (e.g., Tech IOSH or above).
  • Experience working as a Senior HS&E Advisor.
  • Accident/Investigation Qualification (e.g., Kelvin TOPSET, ROSPA or NEBOSH HSE Introduction
  • to Incident Investigation)
  • Auditing to ISO45001 standard


  • 5 Years practical HS&E experience.
  • Experience of working in construction and heavy civil environment (CDM Designers)
  • Environmental qualification (IEMA or equivalent).
  • Working knowledge of ISO 45001, ISO 14001, and ISO 9001 Standards.
  • Auditing qualification

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