Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor – South
29th Aug, 2023 Read time 3 minutes

Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor – South

Location: Hatfield
Last Updated: 29th September 2023

Full Job Description

At Places for People, we hire People, not numbers! So, if you like the sound of one of our jobs, please apply – you could be just who we’re looking for! Of course, experience and track record are important, but we’re more interested in hiring someone that embodies our People Promises. That’s someone that does the right thing, is enthusiastic and motivated to grow, believes in Community spirit, is respectful and enjoys their work. As the UK’s leading Social Enterprise, we don’t discriminate based on any protected attribute. In fact, we’re dedicated to creating inclusive and thriving Communities for both our Customers and Employees.

So, what are you waiting for? Join a Community that cares about you!

More about the role

The role of a Health, Safety & Environmental Advisor is to provide support in the management of the HSE within DFM.

You will be expected to support several contracts and site locations which will involve you carrying out site inspections, risk assessments, briefings, training and audits.

You will be responsible for staying up to date with the latest legislation surrounding HSE and ensuring Derwent FM are doing everything they can to be compliant. As part of your role, you will look at ways to improve the HSE and will be proactive in implementing any new ideas you may have which could improve the way DFM operate.

As part of your role, you will have a car allowance which will allow you to travel to each of our sites across the South Region at least once a month.

More about you

The successful applicant will have experience in a similar role, you will have sound knowledge on HSE regulations and have experience working in the property or construction industry performing a similar role.

It is essential as part of this role you have a full UK driving licence and access to a vehicle to be able to carry out site visits.

You will be a great communicator and will be able to engage with a range of colleagues across the business. You will have a great eye for detail which will allow you to carry out successful site inspections and audits.


We are a large diverse and ambitious business, which will give you all the challenge you could wish for.

We know that there’s always more we can do to make you smile, that’s why we offer a comprehensive benefits package with each role, yours will include:
  • Training and development
  • Extra perks including huge discounts and offers from shops, cinemas and much more.
  • WPA Healthcare scheme
  • Car Allowance

What’s next?

If you meet the criteria and are ready to make the next step in your career then click apply. You will be redirected to our careers site where you can discover more about the role, read a full job description and apply directly to us.

If you are a Places for People customer and you’re looking for support with your application, please contact our skills and employment team on [email protected].

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