Health, Safety and CDM Adviser and Principal Designer – Newport Pagnell

Salary              Negotiable depending on experience and qualifications
Hours               Full/ Part Time – Hours Negotiable
Location           The Old Rectory, 79 High Street, Newport Pagnell

Harris Project Management (HPM – established 2001) are sister company to The Harris Partnership Limited (architects) and are a specialist firm of project managers, quantity surveyors and CDM consultants providing services and advice under the CDM regulations.

HPM maintain excellent communication with project design teams to embed effective health & safety risk management from an early design stage through to building use and occupation.

We work closely with in-house architects and designers on construction/ refurbishment/ fit out projects all over the UK and are looking for an enthusiastic person to join the team.

The role will involve:

  • Advising and assisting clients of their requirements and duties under Health & Safety legislation and CDM regulations
  • Carrying out principal designer duties under CDM regulations
  • Visiting construction sites and carrying out inspections
  • Attending pre-construction and construction phase design team meetings
  • Producing meeting reports and audit reports
  • Chairing hazard review workshops with designers and assisting with design decisions
  • Assisting designers with hazard identification and elimination
  • Producing and distributing Pre-Construction Information documents
  • Reviewing Construction Phase Plans
  • Producing Health and Safety Files

Candidates should be able to demonstrate the following qualities / qualifications:


  • Knowledge and experience of the CDM regulations and H&S legislation relevant to construction projects
  • Full UK driving licence
  • A smart, enthusiastic and professional demeanour
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • NEBOSH General and Construction Certificate
  • Experience with industrial warehouse construction and fit out projects

Desirable but not essential

  • Design related degree or similar
  • Experience as a Designer
  • APS member


Applicants are invited to submit their CV’s to Nichola Fowler at nicholafowler@harrispartnership.com or telephone 01924 291 800
If candidates are invited to attend an interview this will be held remotely on Microsoft Teams.

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