Health and Safety Project Lead

Posted 12 October 2022
Salary Competitive
Job type Permanent
Sectors Built Environment
Contact NameAntonio Gonnella

Job description

Health & Safety Project Lead 
An excellent job opportunity for a health & safety Project Lead to work for a leading construction tier one main contractor on a signature data centre project in west London.
Health, safety, and wellbeing (HSW) is firmly engrained into client’s philosophy. The last 30 years has seen them continually strive to reduce risks, and protect their people and stakeholders, by building a culture where safety first becomes second nature.

Be part of the health and safety team to influence business decisions by being a principal provider of guidance and recommendation within a project a particular area/business or unit for professional expertise.

What will you be doing?
  • Acting as an advisor in own area of expertise, to keep the business and projects abreast of new developments and apply professional standards to ensure best practice.
  • Maintaining core areas of expertise and impart knowledge to aid the development, training and mentoring of others.
  • Acting as consultant to other parts of business to assist in resolving problems.
  • Developing and applying tools and techniques, define business/project strategies and methods to initiate and/or implement change to improve business performance.
  • Providing professional advice to directors & managers to assist them in achieving business objectives.
  • Maintaining awareness of business implications of own activities to improve the quality of technical or business recommendations.
  • Creating, developing, and maintaining an extensive range of internal/external relationships to maximise impact of expertise and knowledge to influence the quality of strategic decision making.
  • Advising on and interpret project contractual and statutory requirements and obligations to protect the project’s integrity.
  • Establishing, developing, and maintaining long-term corporate relationships with customers, partners, and suppliers to assist the achievement of business targets.
Let’s talk about you…

You will have a diploma or NVQ plus professional qualification or significant qualitative experience. Self-sufficiency within a professional discipline. Business acumen for enhancing and interpreting H&S business objectives. Pro-active customer focus displaying a clear understanding of their individual needs. Full awareness of IT capability. Actively promote H&S best practice. Developed communication and interpersonal/presentation skills and proven ability to present information to different audiences at all levels up to company board level. Ambassador for H&S and company. Demonstrate and coach/mentor others in the company values.
What do you get in return?

A competitive renumeration package along with excellent benefits including private medical insurance allowance, professional subscription or membership fee reimbursement, life cover, enhanced parental leave policy and flexibility centred around our social, health and wellbeing commitment that includes 2 volunteer days a year. You will also be working for a forward-thinking innovative business that will give you the platform to excel.
If you would like to hear more about the position, then we'd love to hear from you.

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