Safety, Health, Environment and Fire Specialist/Advisor

£35000 - £45000 per annum
14 Sep 2021
14 Oct 2021
Full Time
Contract Type


We are pleased to be recruiting for a Safety, Health, Environment and Fire specialist to join us here at Amey. This is a permanent full time position in our HSEQ Team within our Secure Infrastructure business unit. This role is based from home and this will require some travel to sites around Dorset and Hampshire.

As a Safety, Health, Environment and Fire specialist you will provide qualified professional support, advice and training to Amey Operational Management teams which ensures that construction activities are carried out safely and in full compliance with the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations 2015 (CDM 2015) and Amey Procedures applicable to CDM 2015.

The role covers the South West mainly in Dorset and Hampshire, supporting operational teams delivering housing and estate maintenance, refurbishment and construction projects. The primary focus is the provision of Safety, Health and Environmental guidance to managing teams and our Supply Chain Partners. Influencing safe behaviours and improvements through building collaborative working relationships, attending key onsite and virtual meetings, conducting inspections and carrying out work place visits across the region.

Experience of working on the MOD estate would be beneficial but is not essential and the information to gain MoD security passes.

Key Accountabilities

Owning, maintaining and communicating any changes to Amey CDM 2015 and other procedures. Delivering general, none accredited health and safety training as required. Assisting the Principal Designer and Principal Contractor in the delivery of their duties. Facilitating CDM15 Design Workshops when required. Carrying out scheduled and unscheduled inspections of work activities across a large geographical area.

Taking appropriate action where any H&S management is failing. Writing and contributing to the contract and Business monthly H&S report. Assisting Operational Managers where necessary in facilitating liaison / coordination / cooperation meetings. Reporting directly to the contract operations director any concerns regarding the implementation of CDM 2015 and other health and safety legislation. Supporting the health and safety audit regime ensuring that BS18001 accreditation is maintained.

Liaise effectively between all CDM 2015 duty holders and able to lead on Environmental issues when requested to do so.

What are we looking for?

  • NEBOSH in Occupational Health and Safety or equivalent level qualification in a related field. NEBOSH Construction Certificate/ CDM Coordinator Training.

  • Ability to travel extensively between sites.
  • Significant practical management in Health & Safety in a Construction environment including:
  • Knowledge of current and relevant Health & Safety legislation. Recent experience as a CDM Coordinator, Maintaining strong relations with the Stakeholders and meeting expectations. Report writing and presentation of data and Operating to the ISO45001(Safety) standard.

About Amey

We're all originals here and our individuality is an asset. We have unique backgrounds and personalities, which means we all bring different ideas to the table. But we do have one thing in common: we all take personal pride in our public service. With every drop of water and spark of electricity we supply, with every bolt we tighten and with every guiding golden nugget of advice, we better manage the services that we all use and rely on every day, ensuring every household in Britain benefits from our work.

Amey is one of the top five support services suppliers in the UK. We employ 16,000 people, have a turnover of £2.1bn and a strong forward order-book. Every household in Britain benefits from the work we do. We maintain the UK's road and rail infrastructure, keep schools safe and clean, manage the UK's defence estate, safely escort prisoners and keep prisons and courts secure. We also collect and process waste, as well as deliver utilities services. All of this is underpinned by our leading consulting capabilities which uses engineering design and data analytics to better manage the services we all use and rely on

As one of us, you can really be you because your individuality is an asset. You're surrounded by a team of people who want you to grow and embrace new challenges. People who care about your job satisfaction as well as your wellbeing. There'll be experiences as original as you are, in a career that can feel like many rolled into one. You'll be stretched but always supported. Whether it's working on the biggest bridge in the country, learning to get to grips with the latest technology, or just working with a great group of people every day, you'll find what gets you out of bed in the morning at Amey.

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