Regional Safety Manager

Market related
30 Sep 2016
28 Oct 2016
Julian Ennor
Contract Type
Full Time

Regional Safety Manager - Building Services - London - Permanent

An international, multi-disciplined projects company are currently seeking a Regional Safety Manager to work in the UK. This is an excellent opportunity to secure a position with a leading Building Services company as they continue their expansion across new sectors and global regions throughout Ireland, UK, Scandinavia and Continental Europe.


Conduct regular formal site audits and carry out inspections as directed in the Safety Management system

Communicate the findings of the audits to site management and operations director and assist in the closure of issues in line with Dornan policy

Assist in incident/accident investigation reporting and filing

Reporting to the Regional Directors and the Group Safety Manager on the development, implementation and effectiveness of the Safety Management System and Policy

Providing strategic support to the business by working in partnership with the respective Operations Directors to improve the overall safety culture.

Assessing the EHS function to identify areas for improvement and develop new initiatives within the UK Region.

Managing and mentoring a team of up to 12+ safety advisors across the UK.

Managing the maintenance of the company behavioural based safety programme.

Investigating and analysing incidents and identifying root causes

Maintaining Dornan OHSAS18001 & ISO 14001 status.

Improving and influencing health and safety aspects of tender development and evaluation.

Providing advice to regional directors and project managers on safety performance and strategy.

To pay a start-up visit to each new project, sets up the necessary registers, accident books, abstracts of regulations, posters, etc., and ensures that site establishment complies with the regulations as a minimum

To provide training and information to the workforce using appropriate training aids and media as required.

Communicating and promoting initiatives for accident prevention and greater safety and health awareness.

Collating, advising and supporting for pre-qualification and tendering processes. Representing the Company for presentations in the pre-qualification and tendering processes

Communicating with outside groups pertaining to safety

Candidate Profile:

Must have at least 10 years experience in a similar role in the construction industry and relevant qualifications.

Proven experience of managing a team of 12+ safety officers / safety managers

The ideal candidate will possess excellent communication and organisational skills and be willing to work as part of a team.

Effective time management skills

Strong report writing skills and the ability to solve problems

For more information about this role or other opportunities within the Building Services or Maintenance sector, please contact Julian Ennor on 01223 311735 or

Please only apply to this role if you are eligible to live and work in the UK