Health & Safety Advisor (HRS)

Portishead, City of Bristol
£30,996 - £34,440 per annum
30 Jul 2019
18 Aug 2019
Contract Type
Full Time

Health & Safety Advisor (HRS)
£30,996 - £34,440 per annum
Permanent, Full Time (37 hours per week)

About the role:

Our client has an exciting opportunity for an experienced Health & Safety Advisor to join their Safer Homes Team. Reporting to the Safer Homes Manager, the team aims to develop a positive Health, Safety and Environmental culture within the business. Within this diverse role, you will assist with the creation of robust policies and procedures for both their internal and external stakeholders that ensure that all of the work that they carry out is compliant with relevant legislation. Proactive in your approach, you will ensure that regular audits are carried out and comprehensive reports are created and disseminated across the business to drive improvement. 

You will also act as a point of contact for Health and Safety related queries, carrying out training sessions with new and current staff.

About you:

The ideal candidate will have worked within a similar position so will have proven success in the end to end process of creating and implementing health and safety procedures as well as carrying out internal auditing, monitoring and reporting. You will have a good understanding of CDM planning and extensive knowledge of current health and safety legislation. 

You will be IT literate and will hold relevant qualifications: Building HNC or equivalent, Health and Safety IOSH Managing Safely, NEBOSH General or Construction Certificate or equivalent and Asbestos P402, or P405 or working towards it. 

You will ideally have a CSCS card however this is not essential for the right candidate, above all they are looking for a hard working team player who can demonstrate relevant Health & Safety knowledge.

About them:

They are a community based social housing provider operating in the West of England. They currently own and manage around 6,500 homes and employ 500+ colleagues, have an annual turnover of £42 million and work in partnership with local, regional and national agencies to deliver their services.

Their head office in Portishead is situated by the Marina within easy walking distance to high street shops, coffee bars, restaurants and several supermarkets. The offices are newly refurbished offering a modern ‘agile’ and collaborative working environment.

On top of the standard benefits including 25 days holiday and a generous pension, they also offer a Healthcare Cash Plan, a Rewards portal with access 100’s of different discounts and an extra day off to say thanks for being part of the team. And this isn’t even all of it!

They believe in equality of opportunity and understand the value of a diverse workforce that is representative of their community. They hold the Investors in People Gold Award which recognises how much they support and value their staff. They’re one of only 14% of companies in the South West to achieve this award so they’re really proud of it!

If you are interested and ready to bring your AGAME, apply today at the top of this page!

No Agencies please.