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Rail: Health & Safety Manager: East London

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Rail: Health & Safety Manager: East London

  • Location

    East London

  • Sector:

    Rail & Civil Infrastructure

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    Up to £0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Rosie Wilkinson

  • Contact email:

  • Job ref:


  • Published:

    about 4 years ago

  • Expiry date:


There is a requirement for a Health & Safety Manager to join the Crossrail project at least until the end of the year.

Role Brief:

  • Working to improve health & safety performance of Crossrail and its contractors in line with Crossrail's Target Zero principles.
  • The post will work within either area delivery or health & safety specialist teams, this post-holder will maintain strong relationships with Area Delivery Directors and others to ensure a consistent approach is taken with regards to health & safety management.
  • Manage a team of health & safety professionals to improve health & safety performance within the programme.
  • Advise Delivery Teams on health & safety matters and assist them to discharge their duties.
  • Ensure all sites in their area are subject to surveillance, inspection and audits as per the agreed master schedule, records kept, and data uploaded into the appropriate systems.
  • Collaborate closely with contractors to enable them to understand and deliver their commitments under the contract with regards to health and safety standards and taken appropriate action when required.
  • Provide guidance to teams on conducting data analysis to identify trends and implement improvement plans to address emerging issues.
  • Consider contractor health and safety performance and identify relevant leading indicators to improve H&S performance and monitor/report on same.
  • Deliver Target Zero initiatives across the area of responsibility maintaining a common approach with other health & safety teams.
  • Advise Directors of their duties under CDM and allocate resources to assist and advise on CDM and risk documentation in meeting CRL's Client, CDM-C and Designer responsibilities.

Skills & Experience Required:

  • Significant experience in heavy construction health & safety management at a senior level.
  • NEBOSH Diploma, degree or equivalent in Occupational Health & Safety Management.
  • Experience of large civil engineering and rail projects.
  • Experience of incident investigation (preference for TOPSETT training).