Health, Safety and Environmental Manager


Atkins Search are currently looking to recruit a well-rounded and diligent
Health, Safety and Environmental Manager on behalf of a
respected, region-leading construction main contractor based in Derby.
Health, Safety and Environmental Advisers
will also be considered for this position.


Our client is a longstanding construction main contractor with an enviable reputation for delivering framework lead projects across the East Midlands, working with a select group of clients and developers on tendered and negotiated projects. Operating in both the public and private sectors, our client has a steady flow of tenders and are focused on quality not quantity.


Operating as the Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor/Manager, you will be tasked with ensuring H&S standards and best practice is adhered to, delivering an effective Health and Safety culture across the business and construction sites.


  • Attend HSE meeting to improve effectiveness of systems and policies in place.
  • Updating and improving company Health and Safety policies and documentation, Producing Construction Health and Safety Plans and associated supporting documentation, maintain records, registers and data as required.
  • Support the investigation of accidents, incidents and near miss events to identify and share lessons learned.
  • Lead site health and safety and HSE audits.
  • Carry out accident and incident investigations and provide detailed reports.
  • Assist Preconstruction department where required.
  • Attend HSE meeting to improve effectiveness of systems and policies in place.


  • You will be a seasoned and qualified Health, Safety and Environmental Advisor
    or Manager, with experience working for a construction main contractor.
  • Have a technical appreciation of health and safety legislation and keep up to date with legislative changes, be NEBOSH certified, and hold a Relevant CSCS Card.
  • Experience
    in carrying out building site inspections and investigating associated accidents and incidents.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal to deliver key safety messages, have good problem-solving skills and strong Microsoft office skills.
  • Self-motivated and flexible, with the ability to work under pressure accurately on an independent basis always giving attention to detail.
  • Positive attitude and work ethic with the ability to develop ongoing relationships.


  • Competitive salary, company car/allowance and package.
  • Local project works.
  • Eligible for company private medical scheme.
  • Genuine opportunities to upskill and progress through training courses and mentoring.

Atkins Search act as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers. We specialise in Construction, Consultancy, Residential and Infrastructure recruitment and service the East and West Midlands, South Yorkshire, Staffordshire, Lincolnshire, Peterborough and Northern Home Counties regions.

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