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HSEQ Manager - Construction
London & South East
As an integral addition to this leading engineering company as an HSEQ Manager you will be responsible for construction projects London and the M25 and a workshop. An autonomous role to make your own initially addressing systems compliance coupled with site inspections across 8/ 9 projects. If you can demonstrate experience of driving through positive change then you are what our client needs. The role will be to review Health and Safety culture, maintaining accreditation compliance and looking at the Health, Safety and Quality goals of the business. Essentially there is a requirement for auditing to ISO 9001/14001 and 18001. This role requires a self-starter who is looking for a diverse HSEQ role requiring proven strong management systems knowledge, alongside construction site inspections. Essentially your Health and Safety background must demonstrate a proven track record across major build construction projects, preferably with a major contractor. Additionally, experience of preparing and planning lifting plans, accident investigation reporting, SHE site audits/inspections, risk assessments, method statements. Working autonomously you will set your own diary and schedule site visits and inspections accordingly. The clients’ projects are all around the London M25 area and the ability to communicate with clients and contractors is essential. You will be required to chair regular SHE meetings, produce SHE Bulletins, detailed HSE reports for presentation to the Board, provide SHE Performance League tables and liaise with HSE Statutory bodies. Additionally you will have responsibility for the Health and Safety of the manufacturing workshop which currently has 30 staff and has recently undergone a programme of significant investment. Ideally you will also be able to demonstrate experience of training and behavioural safety. Minimum qualifications Nebosh Construction and Nebosh Diploma or Degree or equivalent – Minimum GradIOSH status. To find out more about this opportunity call Sharron Johns on 0208 420 4064 quoting VP2900
Contact: Sharron Johns   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: cv@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£60k - £75k + benefits
Job Type: Permanent
EHS Advisor - Brand New Exciting Opportunity!
Hertfordshire
Exciting opportunity for an Environmental, Health and Safety Advisor to join a highly profitable global leader with an outstanding reputation of world class innovation. This is a superb opportunity offering a major career step for the right Environmental Health and Safety professional. As the Environment, Health and Safety Advisor will form part of the existing EHS team and assist the EHS Manger on all matters relating to the management of EHS within R&C facilities. You will need to proactively participate within the Environmental, Health and Safety team offering solutions to many situations as they arise and actively promote and support a positive EHS culture. The EHS Advisor will deputise for the EHS Manager where appropriate and occasionally need to travel to the sister site in London. You will be qualified to a minimum of a NEBOSH General Certificate or similar Health & Safety Qualification with previous Environmental, Health and Safety experience / proven background in an industrial, process driven or engineering setting. With working knowledge of ISO14001, OHSAS 18001, COMAH and Environmental Permitting. It is desirable to hold a Science/Engineering degree or other relevant qualifications. The EHS Advisor role will be extremely demanding and the successful candidate will be required to take a lead in many EHS activities whist maintaining the day to day requirements of the role, therefore an ability plan and organise workloads and effectively multitask is needed. Attention to detail and the ability to effectively multitask is a crucial part of the job, therefore the ability to plan and organise workloads effectively is required. You will provide advice, support and coaching to site. Dealing with day to day EHS related operational issues, e.g. risk assessments and responding to general queries. Supporting the creation of, implement and delivery of the EHS plan and EHS Improvement Programme. Providing specialist advice for specialist safety programs and activities including human factors analysis, hazard studies, PHR’s and LOPA. Maintain and further develop Safe Systems of Work related to Permit to Work, Confined Space Entry, Isolation and Lock Off and Working at Height. Undertake internal audits in line with international standards. Whilst providing general EHS support and input to process safety assessments such as HAZOP. This is an excellent opportunity covering a large scope and key high profile projects with the potential to develop through the business and further your career in a forever progressive global leader. Job Ref: VP2972/JW Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
Contact: Jodie Wilson   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£40K - £45K + Bonus + Bupa +
Job Type: Permanent
H&S Advisor - Residential New build
Midlands & London
Have you been working as a Health and Safety NEBOSH / NCRQ professional in the building sector for the last few years? Are you ready to make your next career move? Why not choose to work for a building company who have an extremely busy house building division that continues to expand. Your positive approach will be fully utilised in making a difference to improving culture on multiple sites across the Southern region. This fantastic opportunity is to work for one of the UK success stories who are driven by quality, not only in the property they build but also in how they approach the safety culture. The role will cover new build sites across Midlands & South Surrey,Middlesex & Essex and is a visiting role - as time progresses you will be more South Midlands based. Option for home based but with time spent at or visiting sites. Working in partnership with the site management team, you will drive through improvements, supported by the Senior H&S Advisor and the board management team, as the company continues to grow. The client is looking for CVs which demonstrate what you have done to make a difference and longevity in your work history. Strong technical knowledge around Temporary works & CDM is essential In return the company offer a commitment to your CPD and an opportunity to be part of an established but growing organisation. Ideally you must hold the NEBOSH Construction Certificate as a minimum or NCRQ equivalent and Tech IOSH membership of IOSH. If you would like to know more about this exciting opportunity the please send your CV to us as soon as possible Job Reference: VP2989 SJ For further information call Sharron Johns on 0208 420 4064 Or email your CV to sharron@convertrecruitment.co.uk
Contact: Sharron Johns   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: sharron@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£45 - £60k + CA & Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Regional SHEQ Manager
London & South East
A fantastic immediate opportunity for a strong and determined Health and Safety professional to be part of a team within a leading multi-sector M+E construction company across London and the South-East. Working on some of the most exciting and prestigious projects in the region as well as fast paced smaller projects, a challenging role for an organised and committed SHEQ Manager. Responsible for managing your own diary you will have responsibility for covering projects across the region. The role will provide support to three Regional Directors in implementing the Group SHEQ Policy and targets and advising on all aspects of SHEQ for full compliance. Accident and Incident investigation and Reporting, review and updating of SHEQ Training, regular audits, responsibility for sub-contractor management, preparation of risk assessments and method statements, assist in setting annual SHEQ objectives and targets for the region Previous experience of working across high value (average £6m+) M + E Construction projects; ideally schools, hospitals, industrial builds, leisure centres etc. Candidates will be considered with a strong mechanical or electrical trade background too if they possess Health and Safety experience. Excellent written, communication, and man-management skills and have previously worked successfully with operational teams at all levels. The ability to work successfully under pressure within a challenging and demanding role balanced with a flexible team spirit will be advantageous along with evidence in your CV of coaching, engaging and leading a team. Candidates must hold a Nebosh General and or Nebosh Construction (NCRQ or equivalent) and have a minimum of 5 years hands on practical Health and Safety experience within an M+E Background. Ideally you will have knowledge across quality but this is desirable not essential. Candidates with Diploma level (NEBOSH/NCRQ Diploma or equivalent) or a Lead/Internal Quality Auditor qualification or working towards will be at an advantage. If you are a confident Health and Safety professional call me for more details quoting VP3006 Sharron Johns – Convert Recruitment 0208 420 4064 or sharron@convertrecruitment.co.uk
Contact: Sharron Johns   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: sharron@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£40k - £50k + ca & bens
Job Type: Permanent
HSE Specialist - FMCG Leader
Gatwick
An exciting opportunity has become live to work within a leading and forward thinking FMCG leader as their newly appointed Health, Safety and Environmental Specialist. This is the perfect opportunity for a HSE professional looking for that next step up in their career, in to a fast paced environment working for a well-known brand to really make a difference. With this exceptional opportunity does come extensive travel so you must be prepared to go the distance! If you are looking for a challenging and exciting venture then this is the role for you! With the opportunity to work nationally across all current and upcoming retail outlets and boutiques in an ever expanding highly profitable FMCG leader. As the (SHEQ) Health, Safety and Environmental Specialist you will cover all Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality within the retail environment of Boutiques, Trade Points of Sale and Trade / Marketing Events. Providing support by sharing best practice, providing expert retail knowledge and engaging with teams and challenge by ensuring compliance with standards. To be considered for the Health, Safety and Environment Specialist you must be qualified to a minimum of NEBOSH General Certificate and hold membership of a professional body (IOSH). You will come from a HSE background ideally within food retail, premium retail or consultancy, with knowledge of the quality and H&S management systems – ISO 9001 and OHSAS 18001. Your duties as the Health, Safety and Environment Specialist will include; completing risk based site inspections, audits, reviewing risk assessments/safe systems of work, reviewing accident investigations and remedial actions. There will be access to outsourced risk assessors and auditors who provide support. You will be responsible for representing the department at Retail project meetings and ensure QSHE aspects are considered and implemented. Working with Event Managers and QSHE team to ensure QSHE aspects are considered and implemented. You will support and challenge the Boutique network to deliver the Health and Safety and Environment (QSHE) strategy. This is an excellent career opportunity for a Health, Safety and Environmental Specialist to join a well-established brand leader in FMCG and become an integral part of an ever expanding successful Team. Job Ref: VP2958JW Please email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk for more information Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
Contact: Jodie Wilson   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£38K - £40K
Job Type: Permanent
EHS Manager - Global Leader
Bedfordshire
Leading global manufacturer is looking for a forwarding thinking and proactive Environmental, Health & Safety Manager to lead EHS strategy for the manufacturing site in Bedfordshire. You will be required to develop, implement and enhance the EHS management systems and must be able to demonstrate a proven track record of success working with leadership teams to change working practices to ensure safety & compliance. Excellent opportunity for an Environmental, Health and Safety Manager to join a leading organisation and really make their mark. You will need to drive change and implement a positive safety culture, providing strategic vision for the future and outlining improvement opportunities. Reporting into the Site Operations Manager with a dotted line to the Global Environmental, Health and Safety Director, you will have a great level of influence to both the business and the EHS culture. To be considered for the Environmental, Health and Safety Manager opportunity you must have at least 5 years of experience in managing EHS function in a manufacturing and process safety environment. You will be degree qualified in; Manufacturing, Chemical, Instrumentation other related subjects with a strong Environmental knowledge (IEMA). You must hold a minimum of NEBOSH or NCRQ equivalent. This is an excellent opportunity for a proactive, self-motivated, Environmental, Health and Safety professional who is looking for a challenge in a rewarding fast paced environment. Offering you exceptional career progression in a global leading organisation. Job Ref: VP2977JW Please email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk for more information Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
Contact: Jodie Wilson   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£40 - £45k + Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Health and Safety Consultant – Home Based
London and Home Counties
Amazing H&S role for a well-known consultancy firm. Working with multiple companies this role client facing with strong development prospects and continuous training. The experience to be gained in this role is second to none. A strong construction background, level 3 Health and Safety qualification (certificate or above) and a full UK drivers licence are all required to be considered for this incredible opportunity. Interviews for the role will be held from Thursday 25th October and will last all day. Spaces are very limited so apply quickly to be considered.
Contact: David Lee   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: david.lee@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£32k - £40k+c/a,bens,training
Job Type: Permanent
Health and Safety Advisor - Residential Build
London & South East
12 month - Fixed Term A fantastic opportunity to work for one of the success stories within the UK house build market. If you have a construction build background, hold the NEBOSH Construction Certificate and have more than 3 years Health and Safety experience then this may be the opportunity to develop your career further. Projects across Hertfordshire, Surrey & Essex with a requirement to ensure foundations for safety are firmly embedded. You will need to be a resilient and innovative individual not afraid of bringing some new ideas to improve site safety culture. This company want to use your passion to make a difference and your experience in changing and setting safety culture. Working in partnership with the site management teams you will assist in driving the safety culture forward and look to break the norm of House Build safety to set new standards. You must hold your NEBOSH Construction Certificate or NCRQ equivalent and have achieved Tech IOSH status already. You must be able to demonstrate on your CV what you have done to make a difference in your previous construction roles. In return our client can offer a commitment to your CPD and an opportunity to be part of both a growing Health & Safety team and a growing quality driven company. This role is all about setting new standards and to achieve this you must have the ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the business and the strength of character to be consistent in the positive message. This is an exceptional opportunity in a new role due to business expansion for a company that offer excellent benefits including private health care and bonus. Ref: VP2993 SJ For further information call Sharron Johns on 0208 420 4064
Contact: Sharron Johns   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: cv@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£55k - £60k + CA & Bens
Job Type: Permanent
Interim Health and Safety Manager - 2 Year Fixed
London
Do you have the ability to create cultural change within a London based PLC? Our London based client has a really interesting 2 Year project for the right CMIOSH qualified Health & Safety professional. The business already has a very strong track record in safety and with its established safety systems the role is to further develop and enhance the safety first culture. Working with the Safety team and other business departments the role will be to; Undertake a gap analysis; identify training needs throughout the business, implement a program of cultural change and employee engagement at all levels of the business, identify and implement improvements in compliance on all services and risk associated with a predominantly occupied portfolio of properties. You must be able to demonstrate excellent verbal communications skills across all levels of the business and the ideal candidate will possess energy, charisma and gravitas to effect change. This forward thinking company has identified this role to act as a mentor for members of the safety team and a willingness to invest in the development of others is essential. You must be NEBOSH diploma qualified and have achieved CMIOSH status with a previous experience covering; Property / Estate management, Facilities Management, Retail property management. The core business of the company covers property development and management. Knowledge of CDM is also a requirement. This exciting role is for a 2 year fixed term contract. If you are a pragmatic safety professional with a proven ability of winning hearts and minds and can support my client in raising the bar call for more information to Sharron on 0208 420 4064. Quoting reference VP3001a SJ
Contact: Sharron Johns   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: cv@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£60k - £70k + plc benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Safety and Compliance Manager
Heathrow
Are you seeking a role with the freedom to provide a strategic and dynamic hands on approach in a growing organisation? The successful candidate This is the ideal position for somebody who is forward thinking, who has a hands on proactive approach and wants to make a difference, this role requires you to take the lead on improving safety and compliance and be the face of safety for the business. Solid experience creating and delivering strategy and polices and providing leadership, couching and mentoring, working closely with senior management teams, employees and contractors. You will be required to promote health and safety best practices and deliver cultural change raising awareness of health and safety at all levels. Proven operational experience within a health and safety position providing day to day health and safety support is required along with hands on experience of risk assessments, accident investigations and site inspections To be considered for this role you must have a minimum of a NEBOSH General Certificate, NCRQ or equivalent and you will ideally have experience working within a HSEQ role at a senior level with the ability to influence key stakeholders. For more information on this role, please contact me today. Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
Contact: Rachel Hunt   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: rachel@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£50K + Benefits
Job Type: Permanent
Head of Health and Safety
London
Do you possess a pragmatic approach to safety and the ability to engage and communicate with a wide range of stakeholders, from site level to the boardroom? Is now the time for you to step up to a new challenge? Have you now amassed the experience required to take on the responsibility as the Head of Health and Safety within a supportive team environment? An exciting opportunity, London based, has arisen within a dynamic and fast paced commercial property company for a dedicated Head of Safety. With a vast portfolio of unique commercial London properties our client provides state of the art working environments to a host of businesses. Working closely with key stakeholders, project managers and building managers the primary focus will be to lead on Health and Safety, providing advice to the Board, ensuring compliance across the business and essentially provide proactive engagement to develop a culture of safe working practices. Your responsibilities will include: • Ensuring Health and Safety compliance across the business and site locations • Engaging with Building Managers and Construction Project Managers at site location, assisting with the drive of positive culture, providing specialist advice, support and coaching. • Development of the health and safety management system to ensure it reflects best practice • Maintain and inform on Health and Safety Legislation and manage Insurance Risk Improvement • Oversee the Fire Risk Management process across the portfolio • Day to day leadership on health and safety including investigating/assisting in incidents and coaching contractors to implement corrective actions to drive performance improvements • Assist in selection of contractors/suppliers evaluating H&S competence • Supporting the wider team in the development and delivery of the strategy, identifying opportunities to enhance the effectiveness of the health and safety function internally and externally Essentially the successful candidate must have: • Previous Health and Safety experience within built environments, property portfolios, construction projects and associated risks • Minimum Nebosh Diploma (or equivalent) • CMIOSH or working towards • Strong working knowledge of Building and Workplace Regulations • Knowledge of Fire Safety Regulations • Nebosh Fire - preferable • Ideally experience of training This role will suit a sociable and accomplished safety professional who is approachable with a ‘hands-on’ and ‘can-do’ attitude. You will need to have the ability to build strong relationships across the business at all levels, possess excellent communications skills and to be prepared to make unpopular decisions should they be required. If you would like to know more call Sharron Johns on 0208 420 4064 quoting VP3027.
Contact: Sharron Johns   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: sharron@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£65k - £70k + Bonus & Bens
Job Type: Permanent
H&S Officer - Rapidly Expanding Multi-site Opportunity
Surrey
Due to continuous growth and expansion this leading waste management giant has a brand new exciting opportunity for a Health and Safety Officer, to join their successful group in a fast paced environment where they can really make their mark in this multi-site role based in Surrey. As the Health and Safety Officer you will have a background in a Waste, Heavy Plant Industry or Industrial environment. The successful candidate must have a minimum of NEBOSH general (preferable NEBOSH Diploma) with an awareness of the relevant management standards OHSAS18001, ISO9001 and ISO14001 would be advantageous as you will interact daily with the Health and Safety Compliance Officer. You will have knowledge of Health and Safety legislation and have an understanding of the current environmental and sustainability legislation with a proactive and self-motivated attitude. The successful candidate will take pride in delivering high quality and accurate work whilst having the ability to problem solve and communicate at all levels of the business. With the ability to keep calm in times of pressure as this is an extremely busy role and working environment. As the Health and Safety Manager you will carry out site inspections and audits to assess compliance with health and safety company standards and make recommendations for improvement. Actively monitor, maintain and manage risk assessments, SSOW and method statements. You will report all health and safety issues on site in an efficient and professional manner, in order to reduce risk of injury to all employees. This is the perfect opportunity for a Health and Safety Officer to join a constantly expanding, forward thinking organisation that will invest in your future and further your career in an industry leading well established organisation. Job Ref: VP2968/JW Please email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk for more information Convert Recruitment values diversity and promotes equality. We encourage and welcome applications from all sections of society and are more than happy to discuss reasonable adjustments and/or additional arrangements as required to support your application. PLEASE NOTE: We can only consider applications from candidates who have the right to work in the UK.
Contact: Jodie Wilson   |   Tel: 0208 420 4064   |   email: jodie@convertrecruitment.co.uk
£40K + Bupa + Benefits
Job Type: Permanent