Principal Designer

Recruiter
Brandon James
Location
Birmingham
Salary
£50k pa + Benefit Package
Posted
31 Aug 2017
Closes
21 Sep 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor

Summary

Position - Established firm are seeking a Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor

Role - Principal Designer duties/advising on all Health and Safety matters - Regionally based

Person - NEBOSH - IMaPS/Tech IOSH - 5 years' experience - Knowledge of CDM 2015

A global construction consultancy is looking to add a Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor to their ever-growing team. Operating across Europe, Africa and Asia, the consultancy has seen substantial growth working with a varied client base across a range of market sectors including healthcare, residential, education and defence. With some exciting projects in the pipeline, the practice now needs an experienced Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor to join their forward-thinking team.

The Role

The successful Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor will be undertaking a diverse role which will include elements of assessing and leading. The focus of this role will be acting as Principal Designer in the day to day running of projects as well as advising on all health and safety matters. This role is aimed at someone who has previously worked in a similar position and has developed a good all-round knowledge of CDM and health and safety legislation whilst gaining hands on experience in a Principal Designer role. The role can be based in Leicester, Birmingham or Nottingham office and will involve an element of travel to support the regional team on occasion. Duties will include, but aren't limited to:

- Engaging with clients, principal designers and principal contractors in person
- Providing advice and support on CDM and health and safety matters
- Monitoring effectiveness of Health and Safety policies
- Attending design/project team meetings
- Providing staff inductions
- Investigating accidents and identifying causes

The Successful Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor

This is an exciting opportunity to join a leading consultancy that will provide the opportunity to work in a forward thinking, progressive environment. The role will provide a platform for the right person to develop and progress within a dynamic workforce. The successful Health and Safety Advisor/CDM must:

- Have 5 years' experience in a similar role
- Possess a thorough understanding of CDM 2015
- Have NEBOSH construction
- Be a confident, strong communicator
- Possess IMaPS/ Tech IOSH (minimum)
- Be a hardworking, confident and resourceful team player

In Return

- Up to £50,000 pa basic salary
- Bonus Scheme
- Contributory Pension
- 25 days holiday

If you are a Principal Designer/Health and Safety Advisor and are looking for a new role please call Adam Parsons at Brandon James on *************

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