Health and Safety Advisor – West London (BAM Nuttall)
07th Jun, 2021 Read time 4 minutes

Health and Safety Advisor – West London (BAM Nuttall)

Location: London
Last Updated: 7th June 2021


Building the present, creating the future

Project Health and Safety Advisor required to work on major Tunnels Refurbishment project at Heathrow Airport / West London. We expect requirements at Heathrow to extend to circa 2023, after which there will be opportunities in wider region.

The project requires someone to support the operational and construction teams, including the supply chain, with all health and safety matters and contribute to the ongoing development of a positive working environment necessary to support resilient health safety performance and outcomes.

Your mission

Key Responsibilities
? Develop a close working relationship with the construction team, Client, supply chain and other stakeholders to ensure effective communication between all parties on Health, Safety and Wellbeing (H,S & W) matters.
? Attend and contribute to collaborative meetings, forums and workshops and represent the JV on H,S & W matters and feedback to the JV team and supply chain.
? Supporting the development, implementation and maintenance of the JV H,S & W management system in line with the contractual requirements and ISO 45001.
? Liaise with external bodies where required on H,S & W matters.
? Actively involved with ensuring that H,S & W risks are identified and mitigated from conceptual design through to the construction phase and beyond, with a strong emphasis on designing out H,S & W risks.
? Willing and able to lead on H,S & W strategies and champion a positive organisational cultural approach to world class H,S & W performance.
? To support the communication and understanding of all H,S & W plans, policies, procedures and initiatives throughout the supply chain.
? To ensure that H,S & W performance is monitored and measured in line with the JV and Client’s contractual requirements, including trend analysis.
? To promote the JV’s vision and values in all dealings with other employees, Client, supply chain and other external contacts.
? Carry out high quality inspections and audits that go beyond just addressing compliance and, in addition, identify both barriers and opportunities for improved operational performance.
? Monitor close-out of H&S inspections and audits within prescribed timescales.
? To participate in, and support, the development and delivery of H,S & W training
? To lead and/or participate in accident investigations, ensuring that all investigations are robust with all findings clearly evidenced by the data and supporting meaningful remedial actions.
? Have a thorough understanding of incident investigation models and methodologies

Who are we looking for?

Minimum Requirements for the Position Key Skills
• Previous experience working as a H&S Advisor on major infrastructure projects
• Detailed knowledge of UK Health and Safety Legislation and industry best practice
• Excellent communication skills and ability to engage at a variety of levels throughout the business, including with the Client.
• Possess a level of technical experience to be able to constructively contribute to problem solving sometimes complex activities.
• Good influencing and persuasive skills with an ability to build effective working relationships with people at all levels.
• Good listening, reflection and questioning skills to act as an effective coach to managers, supervisors and staff.
• At least GradIOSH / TechIOSH and working towards CMIOSH, if not already CMIOSH
• At least NEBOSH Level 3 Certificate or equivalent in occupational health and safety
• A working knowledge of OSHSAS 18001 / ISO45001
• An experienced accident investigator with a good understanding of investigation methodologies. A formal lead accident investigator qualification would be desirable.

What’s in it for you?

We offer a competitive salary and benefits package, which includes car / car allowance, matched pension contributions, private healthcare, 26 days holiday, 2 wellbeing days and 1 volunteering day.
Continued personal, professional, technical and leadership development.

Who are we?

BAM Nuttall is one of Royal BAM Group’s ten operating companies. One of Europe’s largest contractors, along with BAM Construct UK and BAM PPP in the UK, we offer safe and secure employment and opportunities for our people to develop exceptional skills and experience, and harness innovation to build sustainable infrastructure.

We work collaboratively, forming strong alliances with our customers, supply chain and industry. As a well-run profitable business, we aim to achieve a net positive impact on society and the planet. Our heritage lies in changing cities towns and communities for the better. Acting as a responsible employer and partner has shaped who we are.

People are at the heart of what we do at BAM. We recognise that creating a diverse and inclusive environment that nurtures our employees and encourages them to bring their best and whole self to work is crucial. We’re on an exciting journey to get us there by recruiting the very best talent to join us regardless of race, colour, religion, national or ethnic origin, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability or other characteristics.

Be you! Join us today, so we can achieve amazing things together and build a sustainable tomorrow

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