Construction Health & Safety Manager

  • £55,000 - £55,000
  • Permanent
  • London, UK
  • 17004

Queen Mary, University of London (QMUL) is seeking to appoint a Capital Projects Health & Safety Manager to champion health and safety excellence across the University’s £multi-million portfolio of estate development projects.

QMUL is a unique, world-class global University with a long, proud and distinctive history.  With more than 32,000 students, 4,500 staff and an annual turnover of £535m, we teach and research across a wide range of subjects in Humanities and Social Sciences, Science and Engineering, and Medicine and Dentistry.  Based in a creative and culturally diverse area of east London, we are the only London University able to offer a completely integrated residential campus, with 2,866 student bedrooms.

The Estates and Facilities Directorate is core to the University’s strategic ambition to provide a world-class managed estate with excellent facilities for students and staff.  As part of the QMUL’s ambitious Strategy 2030, extensive focus will be placed on enhancing, growing and better utilising the QMUL estate portfolio to create a physical environment that supports our position as an inclusive, world-class university. 

Within the Estates and Facilities Directorate the Capital Projects team are responsible for the Master Planning and Development of all campuses forming the QMUL estate. The team manage a large-scale capital programme from inception to completion, delivering projects on budget, on programme and to a high standard of quality.  The Capital Projects Health & Safety Manager will champion health and safety excellence and provide professional health and safety guidance for QMUL’s construction, refurbishment, alteration and engineering projects and will ensure that QMUL fully complies with all statutory duties imposed under the umbrella of construction health and safety, specifically the Construction (Design and Management) Regulations.

We are seeking a highly motivated and enthusiastic individual with relevant industry experience in a construction health and safety management role.  We are keen to encourage a diverse range of applications, and believe that suitable candidates may have gained experience in a client-side, consultancy or contractor-side roles as a construction safety professional or CDM lead.  Candidates should possess or being working towards qualifications in safety appropriate to construction management, such as NEBOSH General Certificate, NEBOSH Construction Certificate and IOSH membership.

The role offers a fantastic career development opportunity for a construction safety professional to play an influential role in the successful and safe delivery of a diverse, £multi-million construction project portfolio over the next decade.  The Candidate Brochure can be viewed at https://online.flippingbook.com/view/148599565/

For a confidential discussion please contact our retained advisors Nick Coppard (nicholas.coppard@mrgpeople.co.uk / 07896079495) and Ben Duffill (ben.duffill@mrgpeople.co.uk / 07976125010) at MRG.  Applications should consist of a CV and covering letter and should be sent to nicholas.coppard@mrgpeople.co.uk.

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