Career opportunity

Health and Safety Management Consultant – Sheffield

Yorkshire East Midlands

This is an exciting opportunity for an ambitious and dynamic Health and Safety Consultant to join our growing Business Management Systems team. A passion for delivering high quality technical work is essential, and experience in winning work and developing client relationships is highly desirable.

 

The successful candidate will be a key member of the division, providing an opportunity for both personal and career growth. This enthusiastic team will be delivering health and safety, environmental and quality management consultancy to a wide range of clients across the UK.  Reporting to the Business Manager, the role will be based in our Sheffield Head Office, with scope for flexible / remote working arrangements to be considered. There will be a requirement to work independently as well as being an integral part of this team.

 

As part of the Business Management Systems function, you will be supporting on the delivery of a multitude of health and safety projects covering a range of sectors. Typical projects include gap analysis, management system design and implementation, auditing, inspections, policy and procedural development and general advice and support to businesses.

We will consider applicants with a wide range of experience, but five years proven track record in UK based health and safety management is highly desirable.  Typical duties include, but are not limited to:

  • Conducting site visits; including gap analysis, inspections and internal audits
  • Providing advice and support;
  • Designing and assisting with the implementation of management systems;
  • Writing Safe systems of work, policies and procedures;
  • Providing support with preparation for ISO certification audits;
  • Providing health and safety training;
  • About Us

    Who we are and what we do

    Ecus is a leader in the environmental sector and provides services in ecology, habitat management, consenting, carbon and sustainability, arboriculture, water environment, heritage, landscape design, EIA and ISO business management services.

    With multiple regional business units and plans to extend our network even further, we have an overall aim of growing the company substantially over the coming years.

    The sectors within which Ecus operates include; road and rail infrastructure, residential and commercial land development, the utilities, regulators and government. We have a number of framework agreements and long term contracts with clients across all of these sectors.

    The Ecus team has a wide range of technical expertise in environmental consulting. We seek to add to that team by recruiting professionals with relevant environmental skills who are committed to doing their best and with a track record of delivering for clients and for their colleagues.

  • Working at Ecus

    Investing in our people

    Whether you are an individual just starting your career or join us bringing years of experience with you, we support all employees in achieving their next career steps. By investing heavily in our employees and the most up to date technology, we ensure that we remain at the forefront with our competitors.

    Become part of our team and you’ll be working alongside technical experts who take pride in the quality of service we offer at every stage of the project lifecycle.

    We are always looking for people who share our key values:

    1. Commitment and Excellence
    2. Accountability and partnership
    3. Challenge and Innovation

    These are the values that support us in making Ecus a successful and rapidly growing business and one that is client focused and able to provide the benefits of innovation through close, productive partnerships. This all adds up to a highly professional, forward thinking culture where people feel valued and inspired to look for ways to continuously raise standards, to innovate and to work collaboratively with stakeholders across a range of exciting projects.

  • Essential / Desirable Skills and Experience

    We are looking for

    Essential Skills / Experience

    • Professional health and safety qualification (level 6 or above);
    • Corporate membership of IOSH (or Grad IOSH working towards Chartered status);
    • Working knowledge of ISO standards 45001;
    • Experience of internal auditing;
    • Experience of advising and supporting on health and safety management;
    • The ability to work away from home and occasionally during antisocial hours as / when required;
    • Experience of health and safety in construction and the implementation of CDM.

    Desirable Skills / Experience

    • IRCA certified internal or lead auditor in ISO 45001 or 14001;
    • Experience of managing external clients;
    • Experience of delivering training
  • Company Benefits

    What we provide in return

    Whether you are an individual just starting your career or bringing years of experience with you, we support all employees in achieving their next career steps. We invest in training and developing our employees and in the most up to date technology, ensuring we remain at the forefront of our fields.

    Become part of our team and you’ll be working alongside technical experts who take pride in the quality of service we offer at every stage of the project lifecycle.

    In return, we offer a competitive salary, and all the benefits of working for a dynamic and growing organisation including generous holidays, a training allowance, company pension contributions and employee perks scheme.

  • How to Apply

    Everything you need to know to get your application started

    There are two ways to apply for this role, through the application form below, or by sending your information to us via email.

    Applications can be made via email to recruitment@ecusltd.co.uk and should include a CV and covering letter outlining the position applied for along with a portfolio (if applicable) to demonstrate your range of technical skills and experience.

    Supporting file requirements

    For CVs, covering letters and portfolios, keep the files to less than 10MB each or include a sharing download link if they exceed this size.

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Application form

If you are interested in applying for this role, please use the form below to submit an application. If you would like further information regarding this opportunity or have any questions feel free to contact us on: recruitment@ecusltd.co.uk. Strictly no agencies.

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