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Health and Safety Consultant / Principal Designer

  • Location: South Yorkshire
  • Salary: £40k - 60k per year + benefits
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 20 days ago

  • Sector: Health and Safety
  • Contact: Chris Quinlan
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: 0113 242 0303
  • Expiry Date: 22 April 2024
  • Job Ref: 406673CQN

Health and Safety Consultant/Principal Designer - National contract, hybrid/home working (very occasional lodge/travel) - £40k-£60k+package dependent on qualifications and experience. 

Working for a business actively operating and investing in commercial, residential, education, public sector and retail clients, and projects. You will be expected to work closely with the clients as expert adviser throughout the project. This is an exciting opportunity to join a newly established team of consultants who pride themselves on providing outstanding health and safety guidance and advice, to a range of clients within both the public and private sectors. Providing a wide range of services such as:-

• CDM Services – Principal Designer, Principal Designer Advisor and Independent Client Advisor.
• Health & Safety Auditing
• Fire Risk Assessments

Key Responsibilities:
• Act as Principal Designer or Principal Designer Advisor on small to large scale projects and programme works.
• Act as Independent Client Advisor –
o Conducting audits to include both general health and safety compliance and topic specific audits.
o Advising and instructing clients on project team capability, management arrangements and other relevant procedures.
o Undertake accident or other special investigations to assist the client as required.
• Provide health and safety advice, guidance, training, and support across the client base.
• Assist in the completion of PQQ/tender documents.

Committed to delivering high levels of customer service excellence, and good commercial awareness.

• Proven experience providing client-side health and safety services within the construction or property industry.
• Nebosh construction/general certificates.
• TechIOSH/GradIOSH working toward Chartered membership of IOSH (CMIOSH) (or willing to work towards)
• Good experience working under the CDM Regulations, carrying out roles such as PD, CDM Coordinator or Health and Safety Advisor/Manager to contractors.
• Wide ranging sector experience and working knowledge of large scale/complex projects.
• Excellent IT and communication skills.

• Level 6 health and safety qualification
• Nebosh Fire certificate.
• Membership of the APS
• BSA related Qualifications

Hybrid/home working available, to develop your skills and challenge yourself whilst allowing the opportunity to work from a regional office, home or client sites. 

Package includes:
28 days holiday + bank holidays 
Pension scheme, liife Assurance,
Professional Memberships, and more