SHEQ Advisor

  • Location

    Waltham Abbey

  • Sector:

    Health & Safety

  • Job type:


  • Salary:

    £26k - 32k per year + Mileage & Package

  • Contact:

    Jonny Barltrop

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  • Contact phone:


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  • Published:

    7 days ago

  • Expiry date:


SHEQ Advisor

Salary: £26,000-32,000
 + car allowance

Location: London (site based role - projects throughout London)

Sector: Construction / Social Housing Planned Maintenance

Build Recruitment are currently recruiting for a Health and Safety assistant  / SHEQ Advisor to support the company SHEQ policy on various small and medium construction sites scattered throughout London.

Main Objectives:

  • Reporting to the SHEQ Manager on a daily basis;
  • SHEQ audit of every operational site every month;
  • Production of a Monthly report for the SHEQ forum;
  • Monthly support visit of all operational sites;
  • Ownership of, and delivery against, company SHEQ targets;
  • Assistance with annual ISO auditing;
  • Assistance with the production of safe systems of work;
  • Demonstrate company ethos in SHEQ activities;
  • Ensure compliance with GDPR policy;
  • Support to other business Departments.
  • Be compliant with the company vision and strategy and be an ambassador for both
  • Delivery of the company SHEQ objectives
  • Compliance with ISO clauses when auditing
  • Delivery of audit regime across the business
  • Live the company values, demonstrating them in the way that you work with people, our staff, customers, clients and members of the public.
  • Be aware of the services provided by the company
  • Report any opportunity for additional works or opportunity to line management
  • Highlight any improvements we could make to capture and shape any existing for future opportunities.
  • Audit of operational sites
  • Production of monthly bulletins
  • Attendance and participation of SHEQ forums
  • Site Safety Tours with Site Managers
  • Support the site team in all aspects of Health and Safety
  • Escalate any health and safety concerns to the SHEQ Manager
  • Be punctual for working hours and attending meetings allowing sufficient time to arrive in a timely and professional manner.
  • Monthly report to SHEQ Manager
  • Update of near miss and toolbox talk registers
  • Update of Health and Safety auditing application
  • Proven experience as a SHEQ Advisor
  • Knowledge of legislation (e.g. OSHA/EPA) and procedures
  • Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices
  • Competent with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain Health and Safety topics

Skills and Attributes:

  • Solid organisation and time-management skills
  • Attention to detail and good reporting, planning, and administration skills
  • Ambitious and self-motivated
  • Must be able to work on their own as well as part of a team
  • Customer focussed
  • Ability to deal with issues and complaints in a calm and professional manner
  • Excellent interpersonal and written skills
  • Over professional attitude
  • Organised and excellent administration skills
  • Able to work extended hours on occasions when required


  • Construction Skills Certificate Card [CSCS]
  • TechIOSH
  • First Aid qualification
  • Full clean driving license and access to suitable vehicle to drive for work purposes
  • Scaffold inspection
  • Asbestos awareness
  • Member of a Health and Safety Institution

Build Recruitment Limited acts as an Employment Business for the supply of temporary workers and an Employment Agency in relation to permanent vacancies. Build Recruitment is an equal opportunities employer.