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Health & Safety Advisor

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 100 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Health & Safety Advisor

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Unit specific context

The MENS’ BU (Project structuring, Operation and New Services) is one of the world leaders in the financial project structuring of PPP projects, as well as in the operation of infrastructures and services. In the road sector, Egis operates and maintains 44 roads and highways, including civil structures such as bridges, viaducts and tunnels. Through 28 operating companies, Egis employs more than 9,300 people in more than 20 countries, i.e. nearly 4,400 km.

In the airport sector, our BU operates, maintains and develops a network of 17 airports around the world, handling more than 30 million passengers and 330,000 tons of freight per year.

The MENS’ BU also offers a wide range of services for its customers such as electronic toll collection, interoperability and on-street parking management.

M25, one of our flagship projects!

Egis and our joint venture partners have formed Connect Plus Services (CPS), which is the company responsible for managing one of the busiest motorways in Europe through Highways England's largest Design build Finance operate (DBFO) contract. With over 600 people working across CPS and the contract running to 2039, this is a great opportunity to build an important part of your career on a major highways project.
On the M25 and other international Egis projects, our teams have extensive opportunities to develop diverse ranges of expertise and experience whilst contributing to the successful delivery of key services.

Job description

This role will be principally engaged in:

·         Being a visible champion for HSW throughout the project engaging with Operatives and Managers

·         Oversee the implementation of Organisational Standards relating to HSW at a local level providing feedbacking to the HSW Managers on any areas of improvement or potential conflict with business requirements

·         Monitor the delivery of the communications strategy to keep HSW on the operational delivery agenda and report back to the HSW Managers on the levels of effective communication

·         To support the delivery of appropriate and adequate HSW training based on Project needs

·         Support/ undertake targeted inspections of HSW management system and supply chain audits, tracking & supporting actions to close out

·         Managing own diary and stakeholder communications to plan, schedule and conduct inspections and HSW conversations with site & depot based teams

·         To prepare and communicate timely reports and presentations detailing performance data on inspection findings, tracking & supporting actions to close out

·         To positively represent the Health, Safety & Well-being function and its strategy during conference calls and meetings

·         To review work activities against safety system of work taking appropriate action and providing documented advice where necessary
Support incident investigations, ensuring incidents are dealt with effectively with actions tracked to close out



Professional qualification in health and safety (minimum NEBOSH General Certificate or equivalent)
·         A current CSCS Card  or equivalent

·         Clean, full driving license

·         Able to maintain a regular night-time presence

·         Utilise suite of Microsoft Office applications and digital platforms at an intermediate level to review data, identify themes and prepare representative graphs


·         Prior site based construction experience

·         Experience of working on a Joint Venture

·         Prior experience facilitating meetings via digital platforms e.g. Teams, Zoom, Skype etc

·         Customer Focus: Is dedicated to meeting the expectations and requirements of internal and external customers. Actively collects customer information and uses it to improve services and solutions. Manages the experience of customers to ensure positive relationships are established and maintained.


·         Focus on Excellence: Willing to go the extra mile to exceed expectations. Continually searches for ways to add value and take performance to the next level.


·         Teamwork & Collaboration: Puts aside personal agendas to work for the benefit of customers and suppliers and other stakeholders. Proactively builds knowledge through sharing knowledge, ideas and expertise with others.


·         Respect: Recognise and value our customers and people by encouraging and engaging.


·         Trust: Be open and honest with all our customers and each other, reliable and predictable (no surprises) and approach everything we do with a ‘can-do’ attitude.


Position location

Job location

Europe, United Kingdom


South Mimms (around London)

Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

2-5 years