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Health and Safety Manager


Salary Package: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Location: South London, England
Consultant: Sophie Requena
Posted: 13/05/2022


Are you looking for your next role as a Health and Safety Manager within a main contractor!

Berry Recruitment are in the market for a Health and Safety Manager to join a principal contractor based in the Bromley, Kent area. The role is within a Facade and Cladding division.

Candidates should ideally be able to monitor, advise, support, enforce and report upon standards of health, safety and environment and compliance to statutory and company requirements and have proven track record and background working within the Cladding sector.

The main role of a Health and Safety Manager is to ensure sites keep up to date with current legislation and group policy and procedures and ensure this is effectively communicated. You will also look for new and innovative ways of working to improve Health, Safety and Environment performance and ensure compliance with statutory legislation.

- You will comply with the duties and responsibilities set out in Group H,S&E policies, ensure compliance across the company, provide leadership and support to staff and supply chain on all such matters.

- In addition you will be responsible for promoting and encouraging excellent standards and continuous improvement of health, safety and environmental management within our business.


  • Site lead contact with Head Office for all Environmental, Sustainability and CSR issues

  • To ensure all site-based safety data is captured, logged and recorded.

  • To provide high quality professional advice to Line Managers on all aspects of Health, Safety and Environmental legislation and good practice.

  • To act as site lead for any safety-based audits, legislative based visits or inspections.

  • To ensure that systems and procedures for recording and investigating accidents are complied with.

  • To collate, analyse and interpret accident statistics, including weekly reports where comparisons and trends can be identified and appropriate corrective action taken.

  • To identify areas of significant risk, accident trends and provide possible solutions.

  • To input all accident and incident data onto local and group databases to ensure regulatory compliance reporting standards are maintained- e.g., RIDDOR, OSHA.

  • To coordinate and attend all site-based Health, Safety and Environment meetings and provide relevant information to ensure proactive outcomes.

  • To ensure that site has sufficient, competent and trained H&S teams to ensure all potential risk areas are covered e.g. - First aiders, fire marshals, H+S champions,

  • Risk assessments: to assist in and to ensure the quality of task-based assessments, manual handling and COSHH assessments.

  • Risk assessments: to ensure that both sites have a comprehensive, updated and relevant suite of risk assessments to cover - Task based activities, COSHH, Manual handling, Engineering activities and office-based working.

  • To work with the Company insurers on Employee Liability claims, including investigation, collation of evidence and if necessary, court appearances.

Health, Safety and Environmental Manager - Person Requirements

The ideal candidate must come from the Facade and Cladding sector as a Health and Safety Manager. You will also have the following skills, qualifications and experience:

  • Hold a NEBOSH Diploma, NCRQ or NVQ in Occupational Health and Safety or similar

  • Ideally be CMIOSH or working towards

  • Experience of working with and implementation of ISO standards (14001, 18001,45001)

Salary £65k circa (DOE)

If you are interested please APPLY NOW or contact Sophie Requena at Beery Recruitment's West Wickham branch