Safety, Health and Environmental Advisor

  • Construction Jobs
  • Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
  • Oct 27, 2020
Permanent Construction Site Manager Management

Job Description

Vistry Group brings together the energy and talents of Bovis Homes, Linden Homes and Vistry Partnerships (formerly Galliford Try Partnerships). With developments from Northumberland to Cornwall and Cheshire to Norfolk, Vistry Group will be delivering around 12,000 homes a year across the country, this makes us one of the top five housebuilders in the UK. We are a real powerhouse of a business with a focus on delivering for our people, our customers, our clients, our contractors and our shareholders. In a Nutshell: This role will cover Milton Keynes and surrounding areas. You will support Vistry Group in the safe planning, delivery and review of a variety complex projects across all areas of the construction and maintenance industry whilst ensuring compliance with the Vistry Group Safety, Health and Environment (SHE) Policies, Standards and legislation. What we would like from you: Key Responsibilities - Identify the roles and responsibilities of Vistry Group in respect of the CDM Regulations for each project and agree a course of action with the Business Manager and Site Manager to satisfy these requirements. Facilitate the implementation of policies and procedures within business units to help reduce risk and support a positive SHE culture. Proactively drive and promote the Vistry Group's behavioural approach through site visits, management meetings and forums. Support the successful implementation of the Group's ActivSHEQ database through promotion and of the system at site level and input of data required by an SHE Advisor in accordance with company guidance and timescales. Support SHE line management in the implementation of all Group SHE Standards and report any issues arising on site or within business units which may have an impact on SHE compliance and/or SHE resource requirements. Actively support the business units as an Advisor in regular SHE Management Reviews, to assess and improve performance. Support the business in planning reviewing and achieving SHE objectives. Support the business in measuring and monitoring performance against the Group and Divisional Sustainability Route Maps. Maintain a dynamic and driven approach to promoting and supporting SHE across the Group. Assist site management in preparing the construction SHE Plans prior to a project commencing and review them at each monthly safety, health and environmental review to plan for future activities. Carry out a formal SHE reviews on all sites. Assist in the collation of SHE information for monthly reports and input the relevant information into the Vistry Group database. Liaise with Business Unit Managers on a project's safety, health and environmental standards. Competencies - Minimum of NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent Experience in the construction industry Experience in a SHE role Member of a Professional Body, progressing to Chartered status Experience in housebuilding The Good Stuff: Vistry Group is a fast paced and exciting place to work. We offer our employees multiple opportunities to learn, develop and nurture successful careers with us. Some of our key benefits include… Competitive salary and package 28 days holiday plus the option to buy or sell up to 5 days Private Healthcare Sharesave scheme Company car, car allowance or travel allowance (role and geographic dependant) Support with a professional membership