Introduction to FORTH®

FORTH® is one of the fastest-growing companies in the Building Services industry. Throughout the pandemic, most of our competitors were struggling and trying to see where they could save money. On the other hand, we were moving into a bigger, new-build office because our team had grown so much!

Our biggest passion is our employees. We are a forward-thinking organisation that takes pride in low-staff turnover rates, positive employment survey scores and having a growing team with a winning mentality.

Due to continued growth, we are hiring again! This time we are looking for a Health & Safety Manager to join the team. Is that you? Keep reading for more about this opportunity…


Roles & Responsibilities

  • Lead and embed a Health & Safety culture within FORTH®
  • Develop and implement a Health & Safety strategy in line with our growth plan
  • Responsible for the control and effective utilisation of an annual H&S budget
  • Responsible for the retention of FORTH® accreditations through application, audit and maintenance of relevant works and portals
  • Accountable for FORTH® Technical and Safety training
  • Uphold H&S standards through review of documentation including but not limited to: Risk Assessments, Method Statements and Construction Phase Plans
  • Educate FORTH® on developments within legislation and innovation for safer working practices
  • Develop framework to consistently assess Sub-Contractor network to mitigate risks associated
  • Conduct thorough H&S investigations when required
  • Develop Health & Safety reporting to support decision-making by the Board
  • Maintain and develop H&S management systems within FORTH®
  • Review and draft Company policies to support accreditations/tenders/legal compliance
  • Responsible for comprehensive induction of all new employees to Health & Safety at FORTH®
  • Duty holder responsibilities for Refcom, NICEIC, Gas Safe, Safe Contractor, CHAS.


Person Specification

  • Full UK Driving Licence
  • Happy to travel across the South of England visiting various FORTH® Client Sites
  • IOSH Managing Safely Qualification
  • DBS Clearance
  • Experience working within the Building Services sector
  • Technical understanding of our sector
  • Ability to use emotional intelligence to listen and learn from stakeholders to provide suitable solutions
  • Highly organised and able to manage a demanding workload
  • Able to take a strategic approach to Health & Safety at FORTH®


To apply for the role, hit the apply button below! Feel free to reach out to our Talent & Resourcing Manager, Ed Alderslade via email ( or call him on 07508 169664.