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Safety Officer

Posted May 26, 2021
Tipperary, Ireland
Contract (Full-time)
MEA084
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Our client requires a Health & Safety officer for an immediate start on a construction project on Pharmaceutical site near Clonmel in Co. Tipperary. Experience in the construction industry is required and applications are particularly welcome from those with a construction management background.

The ideal Health and Safety Officer will be integral to the development, monitoring and implementation of the client’s HSEQ policy, ensuring that our client is at all times compliant with Health and Safety Regulation.
Your duties will include:

  • Implement the company’s health, safety, quality and environmental policy, procedures and management systems.
  • Advising & assisting site management in drafting and communicating Method Statements, Safe Plans of Action and Tool Box Talks.
  • Provide advice, guidance and instruction in all health & safety matters to management, safety representatives and employees (including sub-contractors where appropriate).
  • Delivering Health & Safety induction programmes for new employees or sub-contractors working on site.
  • Conduct regular inspections and site audits, reporting findings to site and senior company management. Strict follow-up is required to ensure that actions are dealt with immediately.
  • Ensure that all accidents are reported, recorded and investigated and that suitable notification is given to the Directors, Health & Safety Authority and Insurers as required.
  • Compiling relevant information for inclusion in the Safety File and preparing for handover to the Client at the end of the project.

Criteria:

  • Qualification in Health and Safety desirable.
  • Have a minimum of 3 years’ experience on building contract projects in Ireland or the UK.
  • Possess excellent IT skills and communication.
  • Flexible to travel to sites.

 

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For more information on this position please call Aaron Cullen on 087 460 7269 or apply online and a member of the Ward Personnel team will be in touch.