Safe Work Manager

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Date: 8 Sep 2023

Location: London, LND, GB

Company: Alstom

Req ID: 338546


Safe Work Manager


Site: Hybrid


Appointment Basis: Permanent


Excellent Salary + Benefits:  


Leading societies to a low carbon future, Alstom develops and markets mobility solutions that provide the sustainable foundations for the future of transportation. Our product portfolio ranges from high-speed trains, metros, monorail, and trams to integrated systems, customised services, infrastructure, signalling and digital mobility solutions. Joining us means joining a caring, responsible, and innovative company where more than 70,000 people lead the way to greener and smarter mobility, worldwide 


Employing 6,000 people within the UK & Ireland, we are the prominent supplier of new trains and train services, and a leading signalling and rail infrastructure provider. Alstom have built, or are building, just under 40% of the UK mainline train fleet, as well as the entire fleets in service with London Underground and Dublin Luas.

We are recruiting a Home Based Safe Work Manager to support our Southern Region projects. Appointed as Worksite Person in Charge by the project when worksites are assessed and deemed to be complex. The SWM will be experienced in planning and project managing worksites in possessions which require a higher level of strategic and risk management. 

This is a critical role within the Alstom D&IS business under the new 019 standard and is an important role within a project and as well as external clients and suppliers.  




  • Attend site when required. 
  • Be available to work both days and nights as required in the week as well as the weekend. 
  • To comply with, undertake and promote all relevant Environment, Health & Safety measures, responsibility’s and activities. 
  • Attending planning meetings. 
  • Arrange and deliver worksite briefings. 
  • Monitor PPS and identify complex worksites. 
  • Liaise with the client and other Principle contractors during the planning stage. 
  • Attend and effectively manage sites in the event of accidents and incidents. 
  • Write and deliver 019 briefings as required. 
  • Write shift reports to a standard that ensures compliance with audits. 
  • Be confident enough to make important decisions particularly when de-conflicting works and be an affective Communicator of those decisions. 




  • PTS  
  • SWM 
  • OLEC1 
  • ALO Responsible Manager 




  • Knowledge of contract conditions 
  • Understanding of planning process 
  • Knowledge of risk assessment process 
  • In-depth knowledge of group & line standards  
  • Commercial awareness 
  • Knowledge of HSE requirements.
  • Experience of Primavera Risk / Quantitive Schedule Risk Analysis (QSRA)

What we offer

We offer a highly competitive starting salary, 25 days annual leave with the opportunity to increase this to 30 days, healthcare, life assurance, an excellent company-contributed pension scheme, and a wide range of flexible benefits that you can tailor to suit your lifestyle.



Alstom is the leading company in the mobility sector, solving the most interesting challenges for tomorrow’s mobility. That’s why we value inquisitive and innovative people who are passionate about working together to reinvent mobility, making it smarter and more sustainable. Day after day, we are building an agile, inclusive, and responsible culture, where a diverse group of people are offered opportunities to learn, grow and advance in their careers, with options across functions and geographic locations. Are you ready to join a truly international community of great people on a challenging journey with a tangible impact and purpose?


We aim to have a welcoming and inclusive environment for individuals, of different ages, genders, ethnicities, disability, LGBT, religion and/or belief. As a 'Disability Confident' employer, we will interview all disabled job applicants who match the essential criteria of the job description or specification. We will consider flexible working requests for all roles unless operational requirements prevent otherwise.




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