Health & Safety Executive
The Health and Safety Executive works closely with Production Team to create and assist Production Managers to develop project-specific method statements. This position ensures that appropriate risks are considered throughout projects and recommends solutions to hazards that have been identified on site. The Health & Safety Executive will also ensure that a safety culture is embedded and the correct protocols are followed. Additionally, the role will support the health and safety practices in the workshop (including EN1090).
- Support Project Managers by both assisting with and carrying out a project-specific risk assessment and developing project-specific method statements.
- Support Production Managers with design risk assessment and the development of project specific information for sharing with other designers, contractors and clients/venues and relevant third parties
- Prepare site packs and record them on return
- Identifying areas of risk associated with project designs and communicating these to the Production Managers.
- Develop and maintain a risk register for onsite hazards
- Ensuring appropriate controls are considered throughout the project from inception through to onsite
- Identify supply chain information that is relevant and required
- Provide advice and recommend solutions to hazards identified by design risk assessment ensuring control measures are fully integrated into the delivery of the project.
- Devise and implement a Project Safety Development programme for all the Production Managers to build skills and knowledge relating to design risk assessment.
- Work with other relevant external health and safety consultants to maintain safe working practices in the workshop.
- Experience of the live event industry, in particular, the Production Services sector covering corporate events, product launches/activations, exhibitions, conference/conventions, theatre, film & TV
- Experienced with basic health and safety principals
- Knowledge of relevant technical standards, industry practices and sector-specific guidance.
- Ability to be able to prioritise workload
- Ability to be able to explain health and safety principles clearly to staff.