Project Safety Engineer - (Hybrid)

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Project Safety Engineer - (Hybrid)

  • Location

    Manchester, Greater Manchester

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  • Salary:

    £40000 - £50000 per annum + healthcare, pension, additional benefits

  • Contact:

    Rachel Powell

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  • Job Ref:

    PSE- 97415_1669192823

  • Published:

    10 days ago

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A fantastic opportunity has arisen for a Project Safety Engineer with a sound understanding of infrastructure type projects through the design, construction and commissioning phases. The Project Safety Engineer will support the delivery of portfolio of projects that are associated with building a nationwide fibre network. The Project Safety Engineer will support the delivery and the implementation of quality and reliable infrastructure in a safe manner.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure adequate arrangements are in place for planning, managing, monitoring and co-ordinating the health and safety for all projects
  • Ensure CDM duties are fulfilled including those of Client, Principal Designer and Principal Contractor.
  • Development of CDM strategies in co-ordination with the Compliance team.
  • Support appointment of competent designers and contractors, along with notification of duty holders.
  • Support compliance with applicable legislation, practice and policies.
  • Work with the Planning function to ensure programmes factor in relevant activities and are realistic.
  • Notify the HSE where appropriate e.g. F10's etc.
  • Co-ordinate health and safety aspects of design to ensure that appropriate steps are taken to mitigate hazards wherever possible and/or appropriate safety arrangements are in place.
  • Identify and collect the pre-construction information and request additional surveys if they are needed to fill significant gaps.
  • Develop pre-construction information documentation for projects.
  • Support in planning and preparation for build including coordinating transition from design into build.
  • Attend design and build meetings advising on and acting on risk/ H&S requirements and considerations.
  • Manage the flow of health and safety information between those involved.
  • Develop and maintain construction phase plans.
  • Ensure RAMS are in place and suitably developed for each project.
  • Coordinate with H&S team to investigate and monitor accidents/incidents/near misses.
  • Produce and update H&S files.
  • Support lessons learnt exercises at the various stages of the lifecycle.

Essential Experience

  • At least 5 years' experience in an infrastructure sector e.g. construction, telecoms, nuclear, water, rail.
  • Expertise in H&S legislation and guidance including but not limited to CDM.
  • Experience and sound understanding of design, engineering assurance and construction.
  • Broad sector experience fulfilling client duties and acting as Client/Principal Contractor/Principal Designer.
  • Knowledgeable in design risk management process and techniques.


  • Up to £50,000 DOE
  • Bonus
  • Healthcare
  • Hybrid working
  • 25 days holiday plus bank holidays
  • 1 day off for your birthday
  • Pension

To be considered for this fantastic opportunity please submit your CV, if you don't receive a response within 5 working days please assume your application has been unsuccessful.

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