AECOM Principal Health & Safety Consultant in Manchester, United Kingdom
United Kingdom - Greater Manchester, Manchester
Our Manchester office are looking for a Principal Health & Safety Consultant, to manage and direct projects, be the main Client Contact, prepare bids and proposals and assist with the management of the H&S Services Team.
Managing the role of Principal Designer under the CDM Regulations
Providing Health & Safety consultancy services to clients
Preparation of fee proposals – attendance at Risk Committee and required client presentations/assessments
Review and agreement of fee proposals prepared by other staff
Executing and completing projects
Providing point of contact for client(s)
Project Manager on ePM
Ensuring projects are technically correct
Ensuring QA and Health and Safety Responsibilities are discharged
Management of the overall team – review of projects, sold time, GM, NM etc
Line management of staff at various levels
Prepare fee proposals, review terms of engagement and associated risks
Present to Clients and all levels of staff including executives
Able to undertake project reviews
- Knowledge of the design process
- Expert knowledge of health and safety legislation
Sound understanding of financial management and systems
Communicating effectively across all levels of an organisation
Team working and relating to others
Managing people and leading a team
Expert knowledge of the role of Principal Designer
Expert knowledge of Health and Safety legislation
Experience in the production of Health and Safety related documents
Knowledge of other construction processes
Familiarity with MS Office
A self-motivated individual, with a strong commitment to improving Health & Safety in the workplace
Able to work effectively within a team environment and meet or exceed client expectations
Sufficiently authoritative to be regarded as an expert by peers and senior managers within an organisation
Adaptable and can modify the approach to work to suit the needs of the client or project
Able to negotiate and influence with third parties
Able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing. Considers the needs of the audience and adapts communication appropriately
Seeks to build effective relationships within teams, across the organisation and externally. Understands the perspective of others and takes this into account in developing relationships. Seeks to manage conflict and is self-aware.
Takes ownership for delivering promises made, and will demonstrate personal commitment to achieving business results. Maintains effective work behaviour in the face of setbacks, change or pressure.
Able to deploy plans that are appropriately comprehensive, realistic and effective in meeting personal, project and business goals.
Uses analysis of relevant information and own judgement to make informed and sound decisions.
Aware of the commercial environment of AECOM, the financial aspects of projects and their contribution to the success of the organisation.
Understands the need to provide quality services and seeks to evaluate these against agreed standards. Able to demonstrate how they have developed their own skills to support this.
Experience in design/construction
Experience in Health & Safety
NEBOSH General Certificate / Construction Certificate
Membership of Association for Project Safety
NEBOSH Diploma (not essential)
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
inclusion, diversity and overall
employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our
core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. 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 Buildings & Places
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United Kingdom
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 213173BR
Clearance Required 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.