Health & Safety Officer

  • 3D Personnel
  • Wexford, Ireland
  • Oct 02, 2018
Permanent Health and Safety Advisor

Job Description

Vacancy: Health & Safety Officer

Location: Wexford

Salary: NEG. Depending on experience

An experienced Health & Safety officer is required to join one of Ireland’s leading main contractors with projects through-out the country.

The successful H&S officer will be working on commercial projects through-out the  Wexford area and will have at least  3-4 yrs experience preferably working with large main contractors undertaking a variety of commercial projects.

This is a great opportunity to join Irelands leading main contractor that has a large pipeline of work over the next 10 yrs while providing great company benefits.

Responsibilities:

  • Support the Site management team with planning, coordinating and implementing of effective Health Safety & Training policies, guidelines and procedures to ensure that the business objectives are met.
  • Provide support to the Management and Operation team in all aspects of safety, occupational health, safety, Training / Development and on occasion environmental issues.
  • Support the HR Manager in ensuring Health & Safety compliance and perform regular Health and Safety audits
  • Assist with developing Health and Safety plans that comply with Company policies and procedures as well as Internal and external stakeholders requirements
  • Ensure training, tool box meetings, and drills are implemented as part of the company’s training and Health & Safety and HR program, i.e. emergency response systems, etc.
  • Investigate and complete the process for close out of all Accident Investigation Reports and prepare/submit preventative measure initiatives for implementation
  • Manage Safety Statistic reporting within and benchmark performance with relative other industries.
  • Assist in the development of project specific Health and Safety procedures.
  • Ensure premises, transportation and employees are compliant with Company policies and safety standards and that there are sufficient systems in place to monitor and safeguard same.
  • Successfully develop and implement work site Health & Safety campaigns and good practices.