Job Term: Full-time

Location: Essex

Posted: 26 February 2024

Closing Date: 30/04/2024

We are recruiting a Health and Safety Consultant to join our growing Health and Safety team. The successful candidate will be offering advice and guidance to a diverse portfolio of clients in the Essex and surrounding areas, home working and travelling between client sites. Wirehouse are a growing HR, Employment Law, GDPR and Health & Safety Consultancy firm offering UK-wide support to employers from every sector and of every size.

Health and Safety Consultant Responsibilities

Reporting into the Health & Safety Team Leader (South), this role will be home based, spending approximately 3/4 days of the week travelling between client sites and day and half report writing from home. You will be part of a cohesive and collaborative team that bring the best out in each other through their professionalism.

Responsibilities of the Health and Safety Consultant will include:

  • Working with a range of clients, understanding customers’ needs and providing, consultancy services, training services and written documents in support of their business plans and in mitigation of risk.
  • Advising clients on generalist health and safety matters from a range of different industry sectors; Leisure, Care, Hospitality, Construction, Manufacturing, Retail, Engineering, Education plus more!
  • Maintaining and continually developing strong relationships with clients to truly understand their requirements and be in a position to create innovative solutions.
  • Creating a collaborative culture internally, sharing best practice and ideas, seeking opportunities for improvement and innovation.
  • You will be responsible for a portfolio of clients, in your region. We are a co-ordinated company to ensure that the role is as practical and balanced as possible for you.

The ideal Health and Safety Consultant will possess:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate / Diploma or equivalent
  • Member of IOSH and/or IIRSM
  • Full UK Driving License

Salary & Benefits

Salary: £40,000 – £45,000 (depending on experience and qualifications) plus Car Allowance £6,000

Excellent Benefits: including Healthcare, Pension, Annual Bonus, Referral Scheme and 22 Days Holiday (rising to 24) plus Bank Holidays plus your Birthday off.  Ability to purchase an extra 5 days off.

With interview availability (over video call), to ensure you don’t miss out send your CV directly to