Senior Health and Safety Consultant

July 14, 2024

Job Description

Senior Health and Safety Consultant – Edinburgh (hybrid/remote) – £45k-£55k+car allowance, pension and excellent benefits

Key Responsibilities:

  • Act as Health and Safety Consultant / Principal Designer or Principal Designer Advisor on construction projects across the Central Belt – commercial/retail sectors.
  • Act as Independent Client Advisor Conducting audits to include both general health and safety compliance and topic specific audits. Advising and instructing clients on project team capability, management arrangements and other relevant procedures. Undertake accident or other special investigations to assist the client as required.
  • Provide health and safety advice, guidance, training, and support across the client base.
  • Assist in the completion of PQQ/tender documents.

The ideal candidate will be committed to delivering high levels of customer service excellence with good commercial awareness.


  • Proven experience providing client-side health and safety services within the construction or property industry.
  • Nebosh construction/general certificates.
  • TechIOSH/GradIOSH or IMAPS/CMAPS membership
  • Good experience working under the CDM Regulations, carrying out roles such as PD, CDM Coordinator or Health and Safety Advisor/Manager to contractors.
  • Wide ranging sector experience and working knowledge of large scale/complex projects.
  • Excellent IT and communication skills.


  • Level 6 health and safety qualification
  • Nebosh Fire certificate.
  • Formal PD Qualifications.
  • Electrical/Mechanical Qualifications
  • BSA related Qualifications