Part Time Company Health and safety Advisor

Part Time - Europe, United Kingdom, Manchester

This entry was posted on April 12, 2019.

Overview of Role:

We are seeking a high calibre professional part-time Company Health & Safety Advisor to review, develop and maintain SHE policies and procedures, which comply with new and existing standards and to ensure that all relevant health and safety legal requirements are complied with throughout Rider Levett Bucknall.

This is a exciting opportunity to join a small team of internal professionals who pride themselves on providing outstanding corporate QSHE guidance and advice.

RLB provides a wide range of consultancy health, safety and environmental services to external clients via several professional H&S consultants including:


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


The successful candidates will work closely with the professional consultants and undertake regular audits of all services provided to external clients on construction projects.

Please note this is a part-time corporate role based from the Manchester office.  The successful candidate must be flexible and willing to travel regularly and stay away from home if required.  They must also hold a full UK Driving Licence.


Key Responsibilities:

Reporting to the Compliance and Business Improvement Partner, duties will include (but not limited to):

Health and Safety

  • To provide health and safety advice and guidance to the UK Business on policy and the development of Health and Safety strategies including the implementation of the policy.
  • To manage the certification process and achievement of ISO45001 and integration of current ISO9001&14001 systems with the new ISO45001 standard requirements.
  • To measure, review and audit the management processes and H&S performances of the professional services and to report on the effectiveness of the measures taken.
  • To advise the Compliance Partner of foreseeable H&S risks to the Business that could lead to enforcement or potential insurance claim.
  • To ensure employees are fully informed of changes in legislation, best practice and their relevant guidance notes.
  • To provide accident statistics and reports on health, safety, and welfare. To investigate accidents and untoward occurrences and to ensure that the Business complies with the notification procedures to the enforcing authorities.
  • To lead the design, delivery and evaluation of programmes for health and safety training to the Business including the ability to deliver internal awareness training on the CDM Regulations.
  • To undertake all safety inspections in the workplace including Office, Fire and DSE risk assessments.

Person Specification:

The ideal candidate will be committed to delivering high levels of customer service excellence with good commercial awareness.

Qualified candidates with experience in carbon management are encouraged to apply.


  • Chartered Member of IOSH or NEBOSH construction certificate
  • Practical experience within the ‘Client side’ construction industry.
  • Excellent understanding of the CDM Regulations.
  • Track record in management systems improvement and change management projects
  • Excellent IT and communication skills
  • Statistical analysis of data
  • Previous experience in similar H&S role


  • Professional training qualification


RLB is committed to creating a diverse workplace and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All job applicants will receive equal treatment without regard to age, sex, disability, sexual orientation, “race” (includes nationality, national / ethnic origins, colour) marriage & civil partnership, pregnancy & maternity, gender reassignment, religion and belief


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