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Job Information

AECOM Principal Health and Safety Consultant in Birmingham, United Kingdom

United Kingdom - , London - UK

Job Summary

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

Are you a dynamic Health and Safety professional who enjoys a diverse work book across the breadth of the engineering and construction industry. Our team of consultants is spread across the entire UK regional network and is involved in projects and frameworks for virtually all of the AECOM projects.

You will provide support on a variety of commissions in the role of Principal Designer and general health and safety. Typical commissions will included large infrastructure works, housing developments, commercial and industrial developments. The role will also require the management of a team including junior members of staff.

  • Proven ability to lead projects from the front and advise clients and design teams on safety and health related matters and being a pivotal member of a project team.

  • Passionate about delivering high quality consulting services to our clients.

  • Experience in design delivery stages and construction processes

  • Excellent IT Skills and the ability to utilise typical office based software but with vision to develop new ways of presenting data.

  • Excellent numeracy, verbal and written communication skills.

  • Willingness to challenge in a positive and engaging manner.

  • Understanding of a variety of project types/sizes/sectors within our active sectors in the UK – eg . Commercial Offices, Infrastructure, Residential, Mixed Use, Education and Healthcare.

Ideally from a consultancy or client organisation with the ability to:

  • Managing the role of Principal Designer / CDM Adviser under the CDM Regulations.

  • Manage and ensure the delivery of Health and Safety Consulting team outputs, in accordance with agreed timescales and quality standards.

  • Develop strong reciprocal relationships with clients and members of the project team.

  • Providing wider Health & Safety consultancy services to clients.

  • Preparation of fee proposals – attendance at Client presentations if required.

  • Be a primary interface with AECOM clients (new and existing).

  • Provide full Health & Safety consultancy duties to AECOM clients including our internal market.

Minimum Requirements

  • A minimum of 5 years proven experience in a consulting or client / contractor environment providing the full spectrum of Health and Safety services particularly CDM bias services such as Principal Designer and CDM Client Advisor, inspection and auditing, safety management system development and implementation etc.

Preferred Qualifications

Your benefits will include:

Helping our employees achieve a healthy work-life balance is important to us. If you join AECOM, as well as receiving a competitive salary, you’ll also have the opportunity to explore flexible working arrangements. Core benefits include 25 days’ annual leave, company pension scheme, private medical insurance, life assurance and one paid annual professional institution membership fee. You can also choose from a wide range of flexible benefits to suit your lifestyle.

You’ll also be able to give back to communities with up to two paid CSR days each year. Through our charity, The AECOM Foundation, you can volunteer to support children in developing countries. And if you’re a member of the Reserve Forces you’ll receive an additional 15 days paid leave for training commitments.

What We Offer

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256113BR

Additional Locations UK - Basingstoke, UK - Birmingham - Colmore Plaza, UK - Chesterfield

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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