Health & Safety Advisor

  • BSS Building Staff Solutions
  • Limerick, Ireland
  • Oct 05, 2018
Permanent Health and Safety Advisor

Job Description

Role: Health & Safety Assistant Advisor

Reporting to: Health & Safety Manager

Summary of Role

The successful candidate will work with client Health & Safety Advisors to drive the safe delivery of our projects & promote a positive safety culture on our sites.

Core Duties and Responsibilities:

Support FM&C H&S Advisor in the development and implementation of the safety management system and safe systems of work in line with statutory obligations.
Review & revise project specific HSE documentation / site H&S plans.
Advise FM&C site team in relation to their duties under relevant legislation & Construction Regulations.
Co-ordinate and supervise FM&C on specified projects to ensure AF1 and AF2 forms, site induction training, method statements, risk assessments, toolbox talks, safety audits, plant inspections, working at height equipment inspections, incident and accident reports etc. are completed as required.
Provide advice & direction to FM&C project management team.
Assist FM&C site team in the preparation of task risk assessments and method statements.
Review subcontractor documentation for adequacy.
Proactively monitor works to ensure control measures are effective.
Promote a positive safety culture & continuous improvement throughout the project.
Carry out all work requested in a professional and diligent manner.

Key Requirements for this role

Suitable third level safety qualification.
Excellent knowledge of Client, PSDP & PSCS duties.
Requirement to have a working knowledge of implementing ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 & Safe T Cert management systems.
Experience in preparation of all documentation relating to Construction Regulations 2013 – Safety Statements; Method Statements; Risk Assessments; Preliminary Health & Safety Plans; Construction Stage Health & Safety Plans etc. would be advantageous.
Maintain high professional standards with excellent interpersonal and communication skills (verbal & written).
Possess excellent IT skills with experience using Microsoft packages (word, excel, powerpoint etc).
An effective team player who enjoys working to deadlines in a busy and fast paced environment.
A proactive, self-starter with the ability to manage own workload and prioritise tasks.
There will be a requirement to travel within the Munster region to support various projects.
Requires travelling to Dublin to support integration into the business and for review meetings.
This is an excellent opportunity to someone looking to develop their skills and experience working in a busy and challenging environment who enjoys supporting the safe delivery of outstanding projects.

What you get in return 

Competitive salary & benefits package available commensurate with experience.

Salary range €40,000 to €45,000


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