Senior Construction Safety Advisor
The Senior Construction Safety Advisor role sits within the Construction Safety Assurance Team (CSAT) in the Property Planning & Design (PP&D) section of In-House Services and Estates (IHSE). PP&D helps implement the strategic vision and provides specialist support functions to programme and project delivery. Services range from estates surveying & asset planning to engineering, conservation & architectural services and construction safety advice, support & assurance which is provided by the Construction Safety Assurance Team (CSAT).
The post holder will be part of the Construction Safety Assurance Team and will report to the CDM Compliance Manager. This largely an assurance role and is essential given the number of projects undertaken simultaneously, the nature of work and the live environment the work will be carried out in.
- NEBOSH General and Construction Certificates or equivalent.
- Effectively manages a variety of safety issues and non-compliances, whilst complying with legislative requirements, safety principles and best practice. Ability to work clearly and accurately under pressure and tight timescales.
- Ability to adapt to changes in project schedules and sudden events including security or safety emergencies, state events initiated at short notice, or a change in strategic priorities.
- Uses a range of persuasive techniques to influence behaviours of Members, managers, staff, contractors and consultants and their implementation / adherence to H&S policies and procedures.
All applications must be submitted on a House of Commons application form.
More information and the full criteria can be found on the job description
Closing date: 22nd November 2020
Interview date: w/c 30th November