A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
A positive impact on everything we touch
Over 1800 dedicated people nationwide
Providing critical infrastructure for the UK
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Health and Safety Advisor - Amersham

Job Type Permanent
Reference nmcn543


Contact Info
Daniel Pykett
Salary
Competitive salary dependent upon experience
Location
United Kingdom, England, South East England, Buckinghamshire, Amersham
Posted
15 January 2019

OVERVIEW

At nmcn we’re always adapting, evolving and innovating. Our vision and values are extremely important to us, along with the continued growth and opportunity for our people. We place people at the heart of what we do, and work in partnership with our clients and customers to deliver major built environment and critical national infrastructure projects across the UK. Our specialist engineering and construction teams bring multi-sector innovation and technical skill – from building and highways, to large-scale water networks and treatment plants.

We provide a complete service offering to the sectors we work in from conception to optimisation, delivering best value and innovation. Our 12 regional offices and workshops enable us to provide a local service to our customers promoting sustainable working relationships.

Joining nmcn will open a door full of opportunities, where our people are nurtured for success and empowered to build their own adventure. We believe in your development, potentiality and growth. We aspire to be industry leading with renewed focus on having a positive impact on everything we touch.

An opportunity has arisen for a Health and Safety Advisor. You will be responsible for promoting Good Practice Health, Safety and Environmental performance across our sites.

What you’ll be doing day to day

  • Raising the profile of Health, Safety and Environment on site
  • Making general assessments of how sites and Operatives are working and behaving in relation to Health, Safety and Environmental working practices
  • Adopting a “hands on” approach to coaching Heath, Safety and Environmental best practices with everyone on site
  • Giving Heath, Safety and Environmental advice to Operatives and Managers
  • Promoting use of the Positive Intervention and Near Miss reporting systems and ensuring timely close-out of corrective actions
  • Promoting our culture of integrating Safety, Health and Environmental considerations into everyday processes
  • Undertaking accident and incident investigations to identify causes and opportunities for improvement
  • Holding Toolbox Talks for Operatives and Mangers
  • Accompanying Managers and other Safety Professionals on site tours to promote good practices, while advising them of your concerns and ensuring actions raised are closed out.
  • Attend SHEQ meetings and partake in SHEQ conference calls
  • Completing on-line SHEQ reports for each site visited with records of Good Practices seen, Immediate Corrective Actions completed and areas Requiring Attention with the agreed action and close out date; supported by photographs
  • Contributing to the continual development of our SHEQ Strategy

Ideally the person will have experience of:

  • Civil, Electrical, Mechanical and Instrumentation
  • Training the EUSR SHEA and Hygiene cards

What we’re looking for in a candidate

  • NEBOSH General or Construction.
  • CITB SMSTS
  • Good communicator at all levels, able to deliver clear information
  • Be able to organise yourself and others workload
  • Be able to work in a strong team environment
  • Be proactive in your approach
  • An excellent communicator
  • A high level of diplomacy and customer focused

What we can offer you

  • Competitive Salary
  • Company car / Car allowance
  • 25 days holiday + bank holidays
  • Holiday trading scheme
  • Perks at work scheme (discount from high street retailers)
  • Free eye test vouchers
  • Employee share scheme
  • 3x life assurance 
  • 5% enhanced pension contribution
  • Annual salary reviews

nmcn is an equal opportunities employer