Health and Safety Advisor Job, Wiltshire

Our client who is a major construction firm are looking to recruit a Health and Safety Advisors for various project sites across Wiltshire.

Health and Safety Advisor


12-month Contract

£230-250 p/d

Health and Safety Advisor

Our client who is a major construction firm are looking to recruit a Health and Safety Advisors for various project sites across Wiltshire. The role is to provide Health, Safety, Environmental and Quality Advise on major redevelopment and construction works of MOD living accommodation and quarters across the Wiltshire area.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible and accountable to the Health and Safety lead you will be expected to assist the project teams in assurance checking and other health and safety related support functions as required by the Health and Safety Lead:

Your primary task will be to:

  • Liaise with the project teams, the Client and Trade Contractors representatives to raise and resolve nonconformities review and monitor rectification
  • Monitor work activities and management system processes to ensure compliance to statutory and SHEQ Management System is achieved
  • Co-operate with the review of the SHEQ Management Systems and assist in the management of the system to ensure statutory and best practice compliance.
  • Assist the Project Directors with review of CMP on a maximum 3 monthly basis.
  • Ensure project Base Line Risk Assessments are current.
  • Manage the reporting of adverse events in line with statutory provisions and procedures and ensure reports are closed out in a timely fashion
  • Ensure all emergency response provisions are adequate and manage the undertaking of exercises to measure adequacy and compliance.
  • Assist in the preparation of the monthly Health and Safety report and Capture
  • Assist in the identification and delivery of Health and Safety related training through the training matrix and CMP

Key Operational Tasks:

  • Manage adverse event investigations liaising with Trade Contractors. Complete investigation reports, manage remedial action plans and compose lessons learnt.
  • Manage a schedule of audits and assist in the composing of audit criteria.
  • Undertake assurance monitoring of site activities completing 3 Yellow Book entries per week as a minimum
  • Undertake a minimum of 3 Engagement/Stop Shift audits per week
  • Manage the actions from Don’t Walk By to ensure close out. Produce a minimum of 5 per week.
  • Assist the project teams where Work Suspension Notices for nonconformities have been raised ensuring adequate remedial actions have been identified and Action Plan composed and closed out.
  • Assist in the management of Occupational Health provisions and campaigns.
  • Ensure management of hazardous substances is adequate and maintain a register of hazardous substance material data sheets.
  • Review inspection reports from Trade Contractor personnel and ensure that actions are adequately addressed.
  • Support monthly SHE initiatives and compose relevant material
  • Identify training needs of personnel and assist in the sourcing of providers and arrangements for delivery. Undertake the composure of training modules and their delivery
  • Monitor personnel compliance to monthly E Pod training and update records
  • Participate in the monthly SHEQ and Trade Contractor SHE meetings.
  • Attend meetings with external parties where required
  • Attend Daily 4C’s meetings
  • Ensure office safety with the undertaking of inspections and DSE assessment
  • Attend such training as deemed necessary by your Line Manager
  • Support and when requested attend Safety Action Groups
  • Carry out administration roles for example conducting and/or recording SHE meetings, TBT, worker engagement
  • Ensure all health and safety notice boards are maintained and update information

Skills and Experience:

  • Experience working in a construction environment.
  • Likely to have 2-5 years’ business experience, be a minimum part qualified professional, and have a Certificate Level of Qualification as a minimum.
  • Exceptional interpersonal skills, with the ability to build effective working relationships at all levels of the business.
  • A practical, flexible and proactive approach with the ability to show initiative and pay attention to detail.
  • Effective communication skills.


  • Wiltshire (Wiltshire, England)
    Job Location

  • Important Job Skills
  • £230 - £250 per day
    Job Salary/Pay Rate
  • Contract
    Employment Type
  • 12 months
    Contract Job Duration

  • Job Category