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Health and Safety Consultant

AW Safety Management Ltd is a leading supplier of health and safety support to small, medium and Large businesses across a wide range of business sectors.

Based in Edwinstowe, Nottinghamshire and  supporting clients across the UK, we are looking for a Health and Safety Consultant to join our team reporting directly to the H&S Consultant Manager.

Part time - 3 days per week

The ideal candidate will come from an engineering / construction / manufacturing background and will have extensive practical and commercial experience and will hold a NEBOSH qualification & TECH IOSH as minimum.

The role is a mix of office and client-based working.

Outline Tasks

The role of health and safety consultant is varied and a challenging role that is continually developing.

The role involves the following: this is an outline of the role and is by   no means an exhaustive list:

  • Audit and inspection activities on client’s sites, this would be over a wide geographical area  (our clients range across the mainland United Kingdom), travelling and nights out will be involved with the role.
  • Auditing and inspection will be carried out using AWSM Ltd defined templates.
  • Guidance, support and advice to AWSM Ltd clients in line the regulatory requirements.

    Implementation of AWSM Ltd Health and Safety Management Systems.
  • Development of health and safety documentation, including policy arrangements, risk assessments, COSHH assessments, method statements, etc.
  • Undertaking risk assessment
  • Development of Safe Systems of Work for client activities
  • Completion of noise and vibration assessments
  • Investigation of accidents, near misses, dangerous occurrences and cases of ill health, reporting and recommendation of actions to follow.
  • Fire risk assessment of client’s business activities.
  • Delivering health and safety training to clients.
  • Completion of reports for clients within AWSM Ltd timeframes
  • Liaison with regulatory authorities with or on behalf of client.
  • Keeping up to date and ensuring compliance with current health and safety legislation.
  • Answering the telephone when in the office.
  • Always maintaining the image and the standards of the company
  • Maintenance of personal CPD programme

Hours of Work

Normal office hours of work Monday to Friday, 08:30 to 17:00 with 30 minutes for lunch, hours may occasionally be increased due to workload.

Working hours on client’s sites will be determined by the activities undertaken during the visit.


There will be 25 days of annual leave pro rata.

The company will close over the Christmas period each year and, therefore, you would need to use annual days to cover this.

The holidays are based on a calendar year and would be calculated on a pro rata basis from employment start date.


The Company aims to provide continual development for all its employees and will evaluate training needs annually and in conjunction with employees develop an on-going training programme.

Mobile Telephone

The Company will provide a telephone for business use.


A company van is included with the position and a fuel card.

Should occasions arise where the employee is required to use their own vehicle then all business mileage will be paid for on receipt of an expenses form at the HMRC rates, which are currently 0.45p for the first 10,000 miles and 0.25p thereafter.


The Company will pay sickness absence at the Statutory Sick Pay rates and terms.

Work Location

The job role is based at our office at Edwinstowe House, Edwinstowe, Mansfield NG21 9PR, however, a large part of our work is field based.

Whilst a number of our clients are local we do cover the whole of the UK with our work, and as such there will be a requirement for travelling and working away from the office.

For more information, please apply here and our client will be in direct contact

  • Start: ASAP
  • Duration: Permanent
  • Rate: £26,000 - £30,000 pro-rata dependant on experience.
  • Location: Cumbria
  • Type: Permanent
  • Industry: Other
  • Recruiter: Hiring People
  • Contact: Hiring People
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  • Reference: AWS04
  • Posted: 2021-04-27 17:28:37 -

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