Health & Safety Inspector

Health & Safety Inspector, Ringwood with UK travel

About us

We are Churchill Retirement PLC, the fastest growing company in the UK retirement house building sector and we’re looking for people like you.

We’re a family-run, privately-owned business and we’re going places.  We’re proud of what we do and the people we work with. We have ambitious plans for the future, now employing over 600 people.

We pride ourselves on building beautiful, quality and purpose-built one and two bedroom apartments in desirable locations across the UK for those looking for an independent lifestyle in later life. Our developments are designed to take away all the hassle and fears that can be experienced by older people and provide security, peace of mind and independence.

We’ve won a host of awards; most recently we have been recognised by The Sunday Times as the 3rd  Best Company to Work For and became the first ever retirement living specialist to have been named overall ‘Housebuilder of the Year’ by the WhatHouse? Awards.

About the role

It is exciting times here at Churchill Retirement Living PLC and we are currently recruiting for a Health & Safety Inspector to work primarily but not exclusively, to work with Construction Operations.

You will be responsible for inspecting construction sites, plant yards and other areas supporting construction activities to ensure relevant health and safety regulation is complied with and health and safety best practice is adopted.  You will be the main point of contact for Construction Contracts Managers and Site Managers for the provision of expert advice, development of existing procedures and oversight of implementation.

The role involves significant travel to undertake regular inspection of construction sites throughout the country.  The majority of the sites are in the southern half of England.  Initially you will be expected to cover all areas but as work increases, the country will be split with other H&S Inspectors.

Hours of work are Monday to Thursday 9.00am to 5.30pm and Friday 9.00am to 5.00pm with frequent travel to other sites and regional offices.


About you

You will have solid knowledge and understanding of the construction industry, a comprehensive understanding of current legislation and experience in construction, H & S or other role. 

Qualified to NEBOSH General Certificate or NEBOSH Construction Certificate level, applicants should hold a CSCS card, have a good level of IT proficiency and a hold a driving license.

You will be self-motivated with the ability to influence and have experience of gaining improvements via a coaching approach as well as experience managing projects. 

How you’ll be rewarded

  • Competitive salary
  • Company car or cash for car alternative
  • Annual holiday entitlement - 24 days + Bank Holidays
  • Private Medical Health Cover
  • Group Personal Pension Plan
  • Life Assurance
  • Day off on your birthday
  • Eye Care Reimbursement Scheme
  • Professional Subscriptions

If you want to be part of our success story send your CV and a covering letter to quoting reference number GRP 1173. Closing date for applications is 7 May 2021.

Our Company Values TORCH: Trust/Openness/Respect/Communication/Honesty