Health and Safety Consultant

Health and Safety Consultant

  • Location

    Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

  • Sector:

    Permanent Division

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  • Salary:

    £32000 - £36000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Gemma Atwick

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  • Published:

    8 months ago

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Our client a leading Health and Safety Consultancy are looking to recruit an experienced Health and Safety Consultant to join their successful team based out of their site in Cambridge.

Based from the Cambridge office, you will visit client sites and develop a health and safety management system based on the OHSAS 18001 standard (including the provision of health and safety advice, safety inspections, assistance in the compilation of risk assessments and safe systems of work.)

Responsibilities will include:

  • Assist clients with the development of a H&S management system. (Policies, risk assessments, and safe systems of work, etc.)
  • Conducting site inspections (Including construction sites) and providing detailed reports of findings with recommendations for the client to implement.
  • Conducting Fire Risk assessments.
  • Managing designated client base. Including recurring appointments, document reviews, updates, etc.
  • Provide H&S training to clients (Manual handling, Fire Awareness, General H&S, etc)
  • Assisting clients with all aspects of Pre-Qualification Questionnaires (PQQ's), H&S accreditation schemes (CHAS, Safe Contractors, SMAS, etc)
  • Conduct accident investigations and assist with any RIDDOR requirements in conjunction with the client.
  • Assist the client when dealing with enforcement agencies. (HSE, Local authority, etc)

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Minimum 3 years H&S experience.
  • Excellent knowledge of H&S legislation.
  • NEBOSH Certificate
  • Full clean driving license and own vehicle.
  • Willingness to travel to other UK locations, with possibility of the occasional night away.
  • Excellent communication and engagement skills at all levels of business.


  • Competitive salary dependant on experience (Circa £32-36K)
  • Private health care cover after one years' service.
  • Company Phone and Laptop computer.
  • Generous mileage allowance.
  • Working with passionate, helpful and friendly team.