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Health & Safety Officer

  • Location

    Cork

  • Sector:

    Professional & Technical Jobs

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £50k - 55k per year + package

  • Contact:

    3D Personnel

  • Contact email:

    jmcgowa.2240600D2.0@applythis.net

  • Contact phone:

    +353 (0)861841361 /

  • Salary high:

    55000

  • Salary low:

    50000

  • Job ref:

    VAC-12314

  • Published:

    8 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2020-04-07

Vacancy: Health & Safety Officer

Location: Cork

Salary: 50k - €55k +package

3D Personnel’s client, a leading civils contractor that undertakes large scale civils projects throughout Ireland, is seeking a Health & Safety Officer to join the team based on a project in the Cork area. 

It is an exciting opportunity with a very attractive package on offer for the successful candidate in addition to long term career and progression opportunities.

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