Health and Safety Officer - Construction

Job Title: Health and Safety Officer - Construction
Contract Type: Temporary
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HAS072KEN_1528363189
Contact Name: Daniel Harris
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 07, 2018 10:19

Job Description

Professional Construction Recruitment have an exciting opportunity for a Health and Safety Officer to work for a London based property maintenance and refurbishment contractor. The Health and Safety Officer will be expected to co-ordinate, support and advise the business on all aspects of Health and Safety. As well as this the H&S Officer will be tasked with establishing and managing the company's H&S standards and processes, ensuring all H&S responsibilities are adhered to.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Ensure that all Health & Safety policies, procedures, rules and regulations are adhered to and are regularly reviewed, updated and communicated.
  • Ensure the company meets its statutory obligations in all areas of H&S.
  • Ensure the completion and regular review of risk assessments for all work equipment and operations.
  • Ensure that all accidents are reported, documented, investigated and recommended improvements implemented.
  • Co-ordinate the development of Health & Safety policies, systems of work and procedures.
  • Ensure full and accurate health and safety and training records are maintained.Provide regular reports to the Board of Directors/Senior Management Team on relevant Health & Safety activities.

Required Skills and Experience

  • At least 3 years relevant experience in a similar H&S role.
  • NEBOSH (General Certificate) qualified or working towards NEBOSH certificate accreditation.
  • COSHH/DSEAR Trained.
  • Previous experience in the handling of H&S investigations.
  • Experience of formulating, implementing and revising H&S policies and procedures.
  • Professional approach, coupled with strong interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent planning, organisational and time management skills.