Occupational Health Manager (2), London

Job Summary

Reference: 191102527
Job Type: Permanent
Location: London
Salary: 50000 - 85000 per annum
Date Posted: 10/12/2016

Job Description

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an Occupational Health Manager to provide support and advice to the Health and Safety Director and also the health and safety managers of Occupational Health, Occupational hygiene, wellbeing and ill health prevention.

Responsibilities will include:

Contractor management

- To act as the Service Level Manager for the Occupational Health Service Provider for activities.

- Be the technical author to the Works Information related to Occupational Heath


- Develop the Occupational Health strategy which supports and compliments the Alliance Occupational Health Strategy.

- Implement the Occupational Health Strategy using the four W principles of Worker, Workplace, Well-being and Wider community

- Undertake Health Risk Assessments for all locations.

- Develop initiatives and campaigns that educate and engage with the company and employees

- Develop and implementation of an Occupational Health Standard that is adopted by industry as the best and minimum standard, leaving an initial legacy

- Develop and deliver a health risk maturity matrix, in collaboration with the MWCs

Programme delivery

- Co-ordinate and administer the health forum, contractors and designers health forums and other health related meetings and forums.

- Attend the GB Health Week and other external health forums to promote and gain occupational health knowledge and guidance.

- Assist in incident investigations and review incident reports from MWCs where occupational health is a factor

General duties

Outline of some of the activities the role could undertake, but not limited to:

- Support Occupational Health matter in relation to employees, for example:

DSE Assessments, Working with our HR team to review pre-placement questionnaires and develop the health and well-being programme

- Develop and deliver the specific Occupational health awareness and health risk management training.

- Engage, develop and implement with the OHSP the stress management programme.

- Undertake Assurance activities

- Undertake monthly reporting activities

- Provide guidance and support to staff and the supply chain on occupational health matters and to encourage health-related design interventions.

Vision and Values

- Take reasonable care of your own and others' health and safety and of those who may be affected in the day-to-day delivery of this role by taking personal responsibility for working to the proposed strategy.

- Co-operate in all matters relating to health and safety, including following safe working procedures at all times.

Act as a role model


Experience of and proven ability to work in a fast paced environment

Health and Safety, Quality and/or Environmental experience

Verbal and Written communication skills

Intermediate in MS Office Suite

Software, application, significant IT solution knowledge

Experience of audits, inspections and management systems

Qualified Auditor

Team/Contractor management experience.

Ability to integrate budgeting with management techniques

Ability to exercise sound judgement in complex situations;

Ability to sensitively liaise with stakeholders and project team members

Knowledgeable in Occupational Health and the ability to research details in all areas, which gain the best from a Multi-Supplier programme

Skills and competencies:

Works with little direction

Good attention to detail, with the ability to produce work with a high level of accuracy;

Flexibility and Adaptability

Accountability and Responsibility

Initiative/Continuous Improvement

Must have a positive outlook and be able to work in a pragmatic way

Competent in absorbing and retaining, accurately recording and communicating complicated information;

Education and qualifications:

Experience in industrial or construction occupational health management

NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent.

Occupational health hygienist or clinical nurse.