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Health and Safety Manager

Job Description

Health and Safety Manager

Site based with travel to Birmingham for monthly Meeting

Salary / Benefits:

£55,000 - £65,000 plus company vehicle,, hybrid working & package including:

  • Contributory pension scheme
  • Life assurance
  • Private Medical Cover
  • Health Cash Plan

Company Information:

An experienced provider of infrastructure services and safety / training solutions are seeing to take on a Health & Safety Manager to join their team.

As health & Safety Manager you will play a vital role working within the business to promote and encourage a positive 'Safety first' culture at all levels both within the Business and with existing and new clients.

Working closely with Senior Managers and site workforce to collate H&S statistics, identify trends, analyse data and make recommendations to the Group HSQE Manager and lead on the implementation of recommendations. You will also be required to regularly visit operational sites based on project locations as well as visiting client offices to support projects.

he main aim is to manage H&S processes, raise awareness and best practice in H&S operationally and to work closely with the Head of Health and Safety to agree strategy, targets, objectives and to report any areas of improvements.

On a day to day basis your duties will involve:

  • Supporting and promoting the communication and explanation of the safety strategy.
  • To raise safety concerns and to agree actions to upskill workforce.
  • Championing a culture of 'improvement' by raising Safety concerns and to agree actions to upskill the workforce.
  • Taking ownership of developing a programme of site visits, ensuring all sites are visited and audited including sister offices in Cwmbran (Wales) and Doncaster.
  • Carrying out inspections and deliver safety awareness briefings, stand downs and training.
  • Supporting the Bid department by providing H&S data and knowledge when tendering for Projects.
  • Deputising for the Group HSQE Manager during client and stakeholder meetings where needed.
  • Supporting the Group HSQE Manager with the implementation of H&S measures.
  • Building and maintaining professional relationships with clients, Principal Contractors and Industry businesses to understand safety strategies.
  • Proactively managing continuous improvement strategies to strengthen understanding of how we can be better.
  • Providing a single point of contact for the client to feedback.

Your application and experience should demonstrate:

  • Previous experience of in a H&S Advisor/Manager role within a site-based environment on Rail/construction projects (essential)
  • Your ability to identify ways to improve performance (ideally H&S) and proactively look for ways to improve H&S performance.
  • Experience of working with clients and representing the organisation within client environments
  • Knowledge and understanding of a Behaviour Based Safety Programme


  • Minimum NEBOSH Health and Safety Management for Construction Certificate (or equivalent) as a minimum
  • Member of IOSH
  • Experience of internal auditing


  • NEBOSH Environmental Management Certificate or equivalent
  • Experience of Environmental & Social Values and Sustainability & Carbon Footprint reporting

For further information and to apply for this role get in touch with a copy of your CV

Navartis Ltd is a specialist recruitment company supplying highly skilled technical and management professionals within the global Transportation, Civil Engineering & Utility industries, if you are seeking a new position our recruitment team can locate the opportunity to suit your needs.