Health and Safety / CDM Consultant

Health and Safety / CDM Consultant Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a Health and Safety / CDM Consultant to join our team.


  • Communicating effectively with contractors, designers and clients, providing risk analysis of design plans;
  • Advising on client duties in compliance with CDM2015;
  • Attend design and pre-construction meetings representing the company accordingly;
  • Providing the function of the Principal Designer for client with team;
  • Must understand constriction phase risk and be comfortable undertaking H&S inspections on site;
  • Discharging all other duties as defined by CDM15;
  • Undertaking fire risk assessments;
  • Offer general H&S advice to both internal and external clients;
  • Liaising with clients, design team members and contractors;
  • Leading design teams through the design process ensuring all hazards are eliminated where possible;
  • Chairing H&S risk meetings.


  • A self-starter, understand the construction design process and be comfortable advising clients both external and internally;
  • Minimum of 2 years experience in a similar role;
  • Ability to prioritise and act on own initiative;
  • A flexible approach to work with a willingness to travel if necessary;
  • Excellent organisational skills and exceptional attention to detail;
  • Diligent and pro-active;
  • Hold professional memberships with IOSH, IIRSM and the APS and will have an up to date CPD record.