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Health & Safety Specialist Fixed Term

  • Location


  • Sector:

    Multi Sector

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  • Salary:

    Plus Package

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

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  • Contact phone:

    +44 (0)2871228449

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  • Job ref:

    VAC 12583

  • Published:

    4 months ago

  • Expiry date:


Health &Safety Specialist

Ref. VAC-12583

Co. Sligo (with travel required)

Fixed Term Contract (Maternity Leave Cover)

Salary DOE €40-€45K

We are working with an Employer who is an innovative, multipurpose business with multifaceted business interests across Ireland and UK. An award-winning organisation at national and international level this business is well known, respected and a strong successful brand in their market of operation.

3D Personnel are assisting this business in their search for the perfect candidate for a Health & Safety Specialist role for a section of their business. This role represents a fantastic opportunity for an ambitious candidate to progress and develop within one of Ireland’s leading multi discipline organisations.

Covering for maternity leave, reporting to the Group Head of Operations, the successful candidate will be responsible for the coordinating H&S Group activities working in close collaboration with the Business Units’ H&S functions.

What will you be doing?

Liaise with various internal and external stakeholders in relation to Health & Safety (H&S) activities;

Develop and implement necessary H&S procedures and policies and ensure compliance with legislation, codes, standards, and industry best practice;

Facilitate sites teams in the execution of planned inspections, risk assessments, training needs analysis, PPE surveys and occupational health & hygiene surveys;

Ensure all accidents and incidents are thoroughly recorded and investigated by Management to identify route causes and ensure that effective corrective actions are taken as required;

Publish monthly reports to management on incidents and accidents;

Work with external medical / occupational health resources to identify, control and provide information to employees on site occupational health hazards;

Maintain records of all relevant H&S documentation, reports, files, forms, etc. using the company’s software and a suitable, electronic filing system, such as Sharepoint;

Monitor and review site specific H&S KPIs;

Train or organise training for staff at all levels on H&S issues and responsibilities, including induction;

Publish regular communications / pamphlets to sites highlighting H&S issues and best practice;

Support Business with issues relating to Covid-19 (Policies, procedures, compliance with public health guidelines…).

What skills, experience, qualifications and attributes should you have?

A relevant qualification in Occupational Safety and Health;

Strong interpersonal and communication skills with an ability to work with all levels of staff & stakeholders;

Drive for achieving a high standard of work;

Ability to work well as part of a team and to work on their own initiative;

Attention to detail;

Good working knowledge of Microsoft package;

Flexibility in working duties and areas of work.

It’s important that the candidates are located reasonably close to either Sligo as there will be an element of travel to the Store network. 

If you are a credible, confident and innovative person with the right background, we would love to hear from you.

Additional Info:

Salary DOE 40-45k

20 days holidays plus stats

Contributed Pension plan

EAP for all staff

Excellent working environment and team/s

How to Apply:

Please send your full and up to date CV along with a cover note or email to David/Robert in our Multi-Sector team in order to apply for this role.

Please note at this time, applications can only be accepted from those who already hold legal right to work in Ireland.

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