Development Safety & CDM Advisor

Flexible Scotland
United Kingdom
Development Safety & CDM Advisor

Base Location: Flexible Scotland

About The Business

Our client owns and operates an electricity transmission network in Scotland, transporting energy from where it is generated to where it is needed, providing a safe and reliable supply of electricity to the communities it serves. Home to some of the UK's greatest resources of renewable energy, our client plays a critical role in the transition to a low carbon future, developing, building, maintaining, and operating a network for net-zero.

What is the Role?
Due to a period of growth, our client has an opportunity for a Development Safety & CDM Advisor to join the Capital Development & Delivery business working primarily with projects in the design and planning phase supporting safety in design.
The key duties & responsibilities will be:
• Provide proactive and pragmatic Safety & CDM advice and guidance to internal customers and projects, primarily in the design and planning phase.
• Working in close partnership with the Development Project Teams and CDM nominated Duty Holders, the Development Safety & CDM -Advisor will help to drive as well as influence Safety and CDM expectations through the design and planning from the start.
• Encourage the development and maintenance of Designer Risk Assessment with Design Risk Management processes implemented, confirming key decision making is being recorded.
• Assist those appointed to carry out the duties of Client, Principal Designer and Designer to develop the Project Specific Works Information and Pre-Construction Information and confirm it is provided to the Principal Contractor or Contractor as appropriate.
• Working with the project teams during Development to ensure appropriate strategies are in place to effectively manage the co-ordination of ongoing design work.
• Regular review of Consultant RAMS in the Pre-Construction project phase in addition to appraisal of Principal Contractor CPP and safety management arrangements.

What do I need?
• Experience of project H&S aspects in the electrical transmission industry and CDM regulations preferably in the design and planning phase and with a qualification in H&S or related discipline.
• Experience working with safety management system policies and strategies within an asset-intensive engineering environment.
• Detailed knowledge of qualitative and quantitative risk assessments techniques including demonstrable experience of the application of ALARP.
• Ability to determine the degree of statutory compliance and anticipate the potential impact of new legislation. Familiarity with the UK Regulatory and Business Environment.
• Strong internal and external stakeholder management skills to drive cross-business collaboration.

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