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Senior Construction Health and Safety Consultant

  • Job
    Full-time
    Mid Level
  • Construction & Surveying
    Science
  • Birmingham

AI generated summary

  • You need strong knowledge of construction safety laws, CDM regulations, NEBOSH certification, and BSA changes. Plus, skills in risk reduction, project management, and CPD.
  • You will focus on CDM work, maintain high technical and commercial standards, communicate effectively, contribute to bids, and develop client relationships.

Requirements

  • Ability to work on multiple projects
  • An understanding and experience of the design and construction process and the principles of risk reduction
  • In depth knowledge of the CDM regulations and associated legislation
  • NEBOSH Construction Certificate or similar technical or professional qualification
  • Associate Member of the Association for Project Safety and/or technical membership of the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
  • A current record of Continuing Professional Development (CPD)
  • Good knowledge of the BSA changes affecting the industry
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

Responsibilities

  • You will work primarily on CDM commissions
  • A Consultant would be expected to be aware of repeat and new business opportunities and to escalate these to senior management
  • Awareness of the value of, and starting to grow, a network of contacts is also important
  • High technical and commercial standards must be established and maintained as quality of work and ‘added value’ for our clients are priorities
  • Communication skills (verbal and written) requirements:
  • Written communication involves Reports, Pre-Construction Information and Health & Safety Files
  • Verbal communication involves attendance at meetings and client facing discussions
  • Presentation skills for bid pitch and training provision
  • Computer literate
  • Under supervision the role includes the ability to contribute to and develop bid submissions and fee proposals
  • Being aware of new work opportunities and potential new clients, as well as maintenance of existing clients
  • You will need to work closely with all members of the firm who could be either clients or collaborators

FAQs

What are the primary responsibilities of a Senior Construction Health and Safety Consultant?

The primary responsibilities of a Senior Construction Health and Safety Consultant include working on CDM commissions, identifying new business opportunities, maintaining high technical and commercial standards, communication with stakeholders, developing bid submissions and fee proposals, and building and maintaining client relationships.

What qualifications and experience are required for this role?

To be successful in this role, candidates should have an in-depth knowledge of the CDM regulations and associated legislation, hold a NEBOSH Construction Certificate or similar technical qualification, be an Associate Member of the Association for Project Safety and/or technical member of IOSH, have a current record of Continuing Professional Development (CPD), and possess good knowledge of BSA changes affecting the industry.

What benefits and rewards are offered for this position?

In addition to a competitive salary, benefits for this role may include a holiday balance of 25 days plus bank holidays, the ability to buy/sell holidays, volunteering opportunities, a comprehensive wellbeing package, car allowance, hybrid working options, and tailored career development opportunities focused on professional, personal, and educational growth.

Multidiscipline Property and Construction Consultants

Real Estate
Industry
501-1000
Employees
1946
Founded Year

Mission & Purpose

We are a multidiscipline Property and Construction Consultancy. We help our clients create better, more sustainable places for people to live, learn and work. We offer a partner-led approach with our 850+ people working worldwide from 12 UK locations.