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Health and Safety Manager - Maidstone, Kent

  • Posted date: 18 july 2013
Job Reference:Maidstone-HSMK
Position Type:Permanent
Sector:Construction and Property
Start Date:18 July 2013
Working Hours:Full-Time
Location:Maidstone, Kent
Salary:£35,000 - £45,000 per year
Contact:Nicholas Plumridge, Randstad CPE, Maidstone, United Kingdom
Phone:01622 357 230


Health and Safety Executive required for a permanant position with a busy contractor. Kent Based, Sites across the South East. Up to £45k plus package.

Our client is a busy contractor known for their residential new build and fit out work across the South East.

They are currently looking for a Health and Safety Executive with extensive experience in developing and implementing Health, Safety and Environmental best practice, to ensure the Company complies with current health and safety legislation. They will be working proactively with managers to establish and maintain safe systems of work and a safe environment for all relevant stakeholders

Duties will include:

* Strategic planning and responsibility of driving the Health, Safety and Environmental agenda for the entire business
* Producing & implementing strategic plans
* Building and embedding a culture of Health, Safety and Environmental awareness in the Company

Candidate requirements:

* Previous experience in Health and Safety at an Executive level.
* Demonstrable competence in the implementation of short to medium term improvement plans
* Proven leadership skills particularly in the management of change
* Proactive attitude and approach.
* Ability to prioritise and organise your workload.
* Ability to Travel / Current Valid Driving Licence.
* Ability to meet strict deadlines.
* Good reporting and writing skills.
* Must have effective influencing and communication skills (both written and verbal)
* Must have experience of supporting line managers in discharging their health and safety responsibilities.
* Previous experience in Construction.
* Willing to travel.

If you feel you have the experience required please forward a CV to:

Our advertisements use post-qualification experience/salary levels as a guide. However, we will consider applications from any candidates who are able to demonstrate the skills necessary to carry out the role.

We welcome applications from candidates of all ages.
Candidates must be eligible to live and work in the UK.


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