H&S Business Partner - Construction

Buckinghamshire Permanent £45,000 - £50,000
  • To be the lead in delivery of H&S advice and services to keep customers safe
  • And to support on construction activities in the development team

About Our Client

The client are a Buckinghamshire based Housing Association.

Job Description

The key responsibilities as the Health & Safety Business Partner - Construction are as follows:

  • To proactively work with the business to ensure high standards of H&S behaviours
  • To develop and maintain highly interactive relationships, to embed oneself across the business with key stakeholders through the use of strong influencing skills
  • To assist in the provision of operational health and safety support and advice to managers and front line staff to ensure they are safe and healthy at work
  • To provide specialist advice and guidance on construction related activities. This will be up to 30% of the role and there will be a specific focus on CDM as part of this
  • To contribute to policies, procedures and reports as required
  • To carry out inspections, audits and incident investigations as required and ensure remedial actions are followed through by action owner
  • To analyse and extrapolate information from management information to support managers to drive improvements in their teams
  • To create engaging and informative health and safety communications for staff and customers
  • To support in the delivery of internal and external health and safety training
  • To ensure the safety of our customers through site visits and inspections

The Successful Applicant

The successful Health & Safety Business Partner - Construction will need the following:

  • Current understanding of relevant health and safety at work legislation
  • An appropriate construction related qualification, an H&S qualification such as NEBOSH diploma and professional membership and / or extensive experience in a similar role
  • Demonstrable construction experience ideally in a housing association or similar organisation
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to make decisions considering the potential impact on staff and our customers
  • Has attention to detail and able to complete projects in a timely manner
  • Able to plan own work and use initiative to continually improve H&S culture
  • A good working knowledge of Microsoft programmes and significant experience of working with H&S systems including creating audits, closing out actions and extrapolating meaningful data in collaboration with system provider
  • Effective and engaging presentation of toolbox talks, training or briefings
  • Be prepared to undertake extensive, regular travel across mostly West and North London areas and into Buckinghamshire
  • Current full driving licence and own transport

What's on Offer

On offer for the Health & Safety Business Partner - Construction is the opportunity to join a new team and to drive things forward from a Health & Safety perspective. There are a number of great benefits joining this organisation and a competitive salary.

Chris Bax
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Phone number
+44 207 269 1743

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Chris Bax
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+44 207 269 1743
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