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Health and Safety Manager (Construction Lead)

Are you an experienced Health and Safety Construction professional looking for a new challenge? Do you have the expertise to support an ambitious team in a challenging and ever changing environment? Are you passionate about driving forward occupational health and safety management systems? Do you have the ability to engage with a wide variety of internal and external stakeholders and assist in the delivery of a varied and responsive service strategy 

We are looking to appoint a safety professional with experience of providing occupational health and safety advice in relation to construction, facilities management and associated activities.  You will assume responsibility for developing and implementing strands of the services safety strategy relating to construction and contractor management working in partnership with members of the service, colleagues across the University and external design teams to drive continual improvement against set objectives.
You will provide effective and proportionate advice and training using your previous experience to ensure a suitable contractor safety management system is in place. A flexible and supportive but dynamic approach will be required. You will also be required to take the lead on University or service wide projects.

To explore the post further or for any queries you may have, please contact: 

Lynn Clarke, Head Health and Safety Services

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 4207, email:

Claire Copley, Senior Health and Safety Manager

Tel: +44 (0)113 343 5352, email: 

Location:  Leeds - Main Campus
Faculty/Service:  Professional Services
School/Institute:  Wellbeing, Safety & Health (inc Occ Health)
Category:  Professional & Managerial
Grade:  Grade 8
Salary:  £40,792 to £48,677 p.a.
Post Type:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Ongoing
Release Date:  Friday 15 February 2019
Closing Date:  Sunday 24 March 2019
Reference:  CSHSW1033
Downloads:  Candidate Brief  
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