Health and Safety Officer

Nuneaton, Warwickshire
£27,741 - £29,577 Per annum
11 Feb 2021
11 Mar 2021
Public Sector
Contract Type
Full Time

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is a small Council with big values. We are committed to ensuring our services are delivered to the highest possible standard and we put the customer at the forefront of everything we do. By working for us you will become part of the team and will play your part in serving our community.

We are currently recruiting for a full time experienced Health and Safety Officer to work within our housing capital projects department to promote the Health and safety agenda across our business in regards to Construction Safety.

You will be required to work both independently and within a team. Your main duties will be to undertake site health and safety / construction legislations compliance monitoring through planned and unplanned site inspections, producing clear and concise reports to project managers.

You will be required to act in the capacity of the Principal Designer, preparing pre-construction health and safety documents to assist with planned work.

To be successful in this role you will have relevant qualifications and recent and relevant Health and Safety experience within the sector with particular experience of the Construction, Design and Management Regulations 2015.

You will need a good knowledge of H&S legislation in all areas, plus the ability to interpret and apply it.

As a key member of the capital projects department there will be extensive liaison with external and internal stakeholders.

It is essential that candidates are able to drive and have the use of a car and be physically able to carry out site visits, climb ladders and scaffolds, etc as required.