Health & Safety Officer

  • 3D Personnel
  • County Cork, Ireland
  • Mar 13, 2019
Permanent Health and Safety Advisor

Job Description

Vacancy: Health & Safety Officer

Location: Co. Cork

Salary: €50K - €60K DOE + full package  

 

An experienced Health & Safety Officer is required to join one of Ireland’s leading main contractors on a project in county Cork.

This is a fantastic opportunity to work for a well-established company, reporting directly to the Health and Safety Manager, you will support the organisation in driving their Safety culture forward.

 

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

 

Requirements:

 

  • Must have a Qualification in H&S             
  • 4+ years’ experience in working with Contractors
  • Knowledge of IT Systems an advantage
  • Set an example of enthusiasm, loyalty and hard work in the performance of all duties.  
  • Site experience essential