Health & Safety Advisor
07th Jun, 2021 Read time 2 minutes

Health & Safety Advisor

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Location: Birmingham
Last Updated: 7th June 2021

Candidate Description
• Previous experience within a site based SHES position for a contractor
• Experience in civil engineering/construction, preferably utilities
• SHES Membership ie IOSH, IEMA or CQI.
• MS package knowledge.
• Solid understanding of the requirements of the ISO 9001, 14001 and BS OHSAS 18001 standards.

Employer Description

J. Murphy & Sons Limited is a leading global, specialist engineering and construction company founded in 1951 that improves lives by delivering world-class infrastructure. Operating in the United Kingdom, Ireland and Canada, we provide better engineered solutions to infrastructure sectors including transportation; water; power; natural resources; and construction & property.Headquartered in London, we also have a number of related businesses – Ground Engineering; Utility Connections; Murphy Plant; Urban Infrastructure; Murphy Process Engineering; Pipeline Testing Services; Specialist Welding Services; and Electrical Services. We are specialists in delivering pipelines; design; marine; structural steel; tunnelling; fabrication; bridges and piling; and invest heavily in our substantial holding of plant; equipment and facilities.
Health and Safety Advisor – Civil Engineering – Birmingham

Murphy are looking for a driven, ambitious and focused Health and Safety Advisor to join the SHES Team on a new and exciting 5-year utilities framework in the Midlands.

Managing health and safety on 5 sites across the Birmingham region from small to large, confined city spaces to rural areas, you will advise site operatives on best practice.


Severn Trent Water (STW) Capital Delivery Framework for the 7 successful LOT 1 Contractors comprises of a multidisciplinary programme of works covering
• Clean & Waste Water Treatment
• Infrastructure and
• Reactive works across its vast region

STW has received ‘Fast Track’ status from OFWAT and are thus 1 of 3 Water Utilities proceeding from 1 April 2020 with their AMP 7 Programme of works.
For LOT1 contractors this will be a share of around £1.5bn over the next 5 years. The Framework has within it a provision to extend the contract to eight years based on performance. Call – Off Orders based on NEC4 Options A, C or E forms of contract selected as appropriate for given projects or batches of work


Murphy is all about people…around 3,500 of them in fact! We deliver essential infrastructure projects in the UK, Canada and Ireland that help peoples’ lives and local economies to thrive. From wastewater plants to power cables, from residential developments to rail projects…plus much, much more…what we do keeps the country running!
Our Water Business is operating nationally providing world-class infrastructure solutions to Thames water, United Utilities, Severn Trent, HS2, Bristol Water, South East Water, Wessex Water and Sutton & East Surrey Water. The Water Business has an annual turnover of c. £120 million

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