Health and Safety Officer (Construction)

Gresham Road Depot, CV10 7QR
£27,741 - £29,577 Per annum (Plus £5,000 Market supplement per annum to be reviewed annually)
31 Aug 2021
27 Sep 2021
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Contract Type
Full time permanent
Working Pattern
Flexible hours

Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council is a small Council with big values. We are committed to ensuring our services are delivered to the highest possible standard and we put the customer at the forefront of everything we do. By working for us you will become part of the team and will play your part in serving our community.

We are currently recruiting for a full time experienced Health and Safety Officer to work within our housing capital projects department to promote the Health and safety agenda across our business in regards to Construction Safety. 

You will be required to work both independently and within a team. Your main duties will be to undertake site health and safety / construction legislations compliance monitoring through planned and unplanned site inspections, producing clear and concise reports to project managers. 

You will be required to act in the capacity of the Principal Designer, preparing pre-construction health and safety documents to assist with planned work. 

To be successful in this role you will have relevant qualifications and recent and relevant Health and Safety experience within the sector with particular experience of the Construction, Design and Management Regulations 2015.

You will need a good knowledge of H&S legislation in all areas, plus the ability to interpret and apply it.

As a key member of the capital projects department there will be extensive liaison with external and internal stakeholders.

It is essential that candidates are able to drive and have the use of a car and be physically able to carry out site visits, climb ladders and scaffolds, etc as required.

As an employer, Nuneaton and Bedworth Borough Council offers a wide range of benefits, including flexible working, Local Government Pension Scheme and generous holiday allowance.

This post is covered by the Fluency Duty, as outlined in the Code of Practice on the English language requirements for public sector workers.

Please note that all applications must be received on an online application form. We do not accept CV's and do not keep CV's on file unless part of an application.

Any communication with you will be via email, so please check your email, including spam/junk folders, and WMJobs account on a regular basis after submitting your application.

For a discussion about the role, please contact Rachel Fleeson - Head of Safety and Environmental Health by Email at

Supporting documents
Health and Safety Officer (Construction) - JD, PS and Profile - July 2020.docx
Values - one page overview.docx

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