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AECOM SH&E Advisor in London, United Kingdom

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.

AECOM have an exciting opportunity for an SH&E Advisor to join our award-winning Environment & Ground Engineering SH&E Team. Supporting the Business Unit SH&E Lead the SH&E Advisor will be project based, delivering a high-profile project within the west of London, inside the M25.

Commencing at project planning stage, the role provides the opportunity to help develop the SH&E standards for the project, working in collaboration with the AECOM project team, client and contractors to plan, manage and execute the works to the highest SH&E standards.

The SH&E Advisor will ensure full compliance with AECOM procedures, client / projects requirements, statute and industry best practices; promoting and safeguard the safety, health and wellbeing all project personnel and third parties who could be impacted by the project.

The SHE Advisor role and responsibilities shall consist of, but not be limited to:

  • Be a Safety Champion - Be a visible champion for health (including wellbeing), safety and environment, promoting continuous improvement and innovation whenever possible to promote and build a mature safety culture.

  • SH&E Promotion - Assist in the development and implementation of AECOM behavioural safety campaigns, monitoring outcomes and reporting on the program effectiveness.

  • Reward & Recognition - Assess, review and award health and safety, wellbeing and environmental awards across the project, promoting winners and their achievements.

  • SH&E Meetings – Chair contractor SH&E meetings to promote SH&E engagement and promote safety culture, acting on key discussion points.

  • Client Engagement – Be the point of contact for the client for SH&E.

  • Provide SH&E Advice & Support – Provide competent health, safety and environmental advice, support, direction to AECOM staff and those we employ.

  • One SH&E Team – Work with your colleagues and managers to be an effective team, respecting, supporting and working with each other to achieve the desired outcome.

  • Document Development - Working individually or as part of a team to develop organisational and project health, safety and environmental documentation to programme deadlines.

  • Review and Approve SH&E Documentation – Manage the contractor SH&E documentation review and approval process, ensuring compliance to project requirements / standards.

  • SH&E Compliance Inspection / Audits – Complete inspections and audits to ensure health, safety and environmental quality standards are maintained, identifying, communicating and ensuring close non-conformances and improvements.

  • Monitoring of SHE Performance – Monitor key performance indicators (KPI’s) to ensure recognition of good performance and prompt improvements in contractor SH&E performance, capturing results within a monthly report issued to the project team.

  • Site Tours – Undertake daily site tours to engage with workforce and ensure adherence to approved method of works.

  • Accident Review, Management & Investigations – Investigate all incidents and accident, ensuring compliance to AECOM systems, investigation to the appropriate level, corrective action assignment and close out and preventative learning is imbedded into the business.

  • SH&E Training/Awareness – Develop and deliver SH&E training with aim to improve core SH&E knowledge and targeted SH&E improvements across the project.

  • Due to the nature of this project, you shall on occasion be required to work some weekends and nights, which shall be rewarded financially.

Minimum Requirements

  • The successful candidates should meet the following requirements:

  • Worked at a similar level with similar responsibilities within a SH&E role for a large contractor / consultant.

  • Experience of working on high profile construction projects within an industry leading health, safety and environmental management system, ideally including electrical / mechanical installations.

  • Be a self-starter, driven individual, pro-active and committed, someone who motivates themselves and those around them to achieve high quality standards.

  • Hold project management skills, with the ability to influence and engage with colleagues in a professional manner. Can articulate their requirements in clear and concise language.

  • Flexibility to work weekends and evening when required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Hold NEBOSH Construction Certificate or equivalent, plus occupational relevant qualifications. Hold First Aid at Work qualification.

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 Environment

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United Kingdom

Position Status Full Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 267837BR

Additional Locations UK - London - Aldgate Tower

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.