Health and Safety Manager

Home Health and Safety Manager

Health and Safety Manager

Location: Germany Salary: €70.000 - €75.000 + full package of allowances

Health and Safety Manager - Data Centre, Germany 

Our client is an established and respected general Civil Engineering sub-contractor operating across UK and Europe. Their division undertakes large civil engineering packages on behalf of Tier-1 main contractors primarily involved in the civil, data centre, infrastructure, utilities, turnkey solutions, preconstruction service, mechanical, and electrical.

Key Role Deliverables:

  • Establish and provide leadership and management in best practice HSE matters
  • Advise and support Managers and Supervisors to discharge their responsibilities for the HSE of employees and others to whom they have a duty as defined by Legislation and Company Processes.
  • Ensure HSE controls are in place so that all personnel are aware of their statutory duties and responsibilities, and to provide advice as and when required.
  • Take a lead with site management teams to ensure compliance with all requirements stipulated in the Construction HSE Plans. Manage & provide support to Project teams in the development Plans.
  • Carry out regular inspections/audits of sites and workplaces to determine whether work is being carried out in accordance with Company Policy, Processes and the relevant Statutory Provisions.
  • Carry out site inductions and other training as required.
  • Lead & partake in accident/incident investigations in accordance with the Company process and, analysing all data, making recommendations to avoid any re-occurrences.
  • Manage, collate & review Business / Project HSE statistics in a timely manner and submit to the HSE Department for reporting purposes. Review HSE statistics to identify trends.
  • Develop and implement HSE campaigns and improvement plans in agreement with Management.
  • Manage and produce processes and associated documentation and check compliance.
  • Identify significant HSE issues for projects and help set-up projects to include appropriate controls.
  • Manage and identify any HSE consents/ permits or exemptions that are required and ensure they are obtained in line with all relevant records which are to be maintained.
  • Support in the delivery of the Group Audit Programme & undertake internal and external audits as required.
  • Providing input and review of pre-qualification, tender and HSE award submissions
  • Stopping work with at any time HSE elements of the works are in question.
  • Manage the dissemination of information issued by HSE to relevant employees.
  • Any other reasonable requests as required by Management

Essential Skills:

  • NEBOSH Construction / Certificate or Equivalent
  • Relevant Industry Membership e.g. IOSH, IEMA, CQI
  • IT Proficient (Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, SharePoint & Document Management Software)
  • Excellent motivator and team builder.
  • Confident when dealing with challenging and sometimes difficult individuals.
  • Ability to build rapport quickly with Clients and Senior Managers.
  • Good Presentation Skills

Desirable Skills:

  • Chartered Member of IOSH
  • Good interpersonal relationship skills with confident, resilient approach.
  • Excellent presentation, persuasiveness and negotiating skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
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