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Health & Safety Officer

Posted on: 06/04/2021
Ref: VAC-19182
  • Salary: £70,000
  • Start Date: 06/05/2021
  • Region: Munster
  • Location: Cork
  • Industry: Construction
  • Discipline: Health & Safety Officer
  • Sub Discipline: Health & Safety Officer
  • Employment Type: Permanent
  • Duration: n/a


Job Description

Job Title: Health & Safety Officer

Ref No: VAC-19182

Location: Cork

Company Description:

Our client an Engineering Services Company has an immediate opening for a health and safety officer to work from the heard office in Cork and on numerous sites mainly Cork City and County, however, travel outside of cork will be required on occasion.

Duties will consist of, but are not limited to:
Preparing safety and environmental documentation to support the Integrated Management System.
Working with Divisional Management in the development, delivery, implementation and maintenance of Divisional specific SHEQ policies and procedures.
Conducting safety and environment audits including the management and maintenance of the audit tracker.
Providing SHEQ advice and direction to staff and contractors.
Carrying out regular audits of sites and providing direction and guidance to project managers and site supervisors. Liaising with management and personnel to put appropriate action plans in place. Liaison with site project management on EHS issues.
Carrying out weekly toolbox talks across sites and organize site based safety meetings.
Maintaining the company’s ISO and Safe-T Cert accreditation’s.
Keeping all documentation up to date across all sites and ensuring company EHS policies and procedures are fully implemented and compliant with relevant legislation.
Compiling and analyzing safety statistics and completing EHS tender prequalification documents.
Carrying out site inductions of employees and subcontractor employees on site.
Reporting of accidents, incidents and near misses, and assisting with investigations in accordance with company policies and procedures.
Coordination in the development and review of task specific method statements, risk assessments, safe plans of action and permit to work systems.

Successful candidates will preferably have:
Third level Health and Safety Degree/Diploma/Certification. Min Level 8 . Ideally Masters to Level 9.
Full driving licence
3 years previous experience working as a Health and Safety Officer (Preferable)
Proficient in MS Office (Word, Excel etc.)
Strong time management skills.
Strong people management skills.
Must be proactive and be able to work as part of a team.
Strong written and verbal communication skills.
Salary and Benefits:

Hours of Work:
Monday to Friday

Apply below with an up-to-date CV, OR call us on 01-8912330 to speak to us directly.

This vacancy is being advertised by ISM Recruitment/ISM Driver Recruitment a division of the Irish School of Motoring Group of companies, leaders in Driver Education since 1961.

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