• Job Ref: 9317
  • GPC Mobile: 086 065 3873
  • salary: €55k-€65k

Our client is a leading construction firm in Ireland, renowned for delivering high-quality projects with a steadfast commitment to safety and efficiency. The company prides itself on maintaining the highest standards of health and safety, ensuring the well-being of employees, subcontractors, and clients. They have recently won numerous awards for their dedicated approach to Health and Safety.

Job Summary: They are seeking a dedicated and experienced Health and Safety Advisor to join its team in Kerry. The successful candidate will be responsible for ensuring compliance with health and safety regulations and promoting a culture of safety across all construction sites. This role requires a proactive individual with a keen eye for detail and the ability to influence and engage with all levels of the organization.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain health and safety policies and procedures in line with legal requirements and industry best practices.
  • Conduct regular site inspections and risk assessments to identify potential hazards and ensure corrective actions are taken.
  • Provide guidance and support to site management teams on all health and safety matters.
  • Lead incident investigations, analyze root causes, and implement preventative measures.
  • Deliver health and safety training and inductions to employees and subcontractors.
  • Ensure compliance with health and safety legislation, including the Safety, Health and Welfare at Work Act 2005.
  • Prepare and present health and safety reports to senior management.
  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement in health and safety performance.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • A recognized qualification in Occupational Health and Safety (e.g., NEBOSH, IOSH).
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a health and safety role within the construction industry.
  • In-depth knowledge of Irish health and safety legislation and regulations.
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to influence and engage stakeholders at all levels.
  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in MS Office applications.
  • Full driving license and willingness to travel to various construction sites.
  • Experience in conducting health and safety audits and inspections.
  • Membership in a professional health and safety body (e.g., IOSH, IIRSM).

What’s on Offer:

  • €55k – €65k
  • Excellent team in a supportive and inclusive environment
  • Joining an award winning Health and Safety Team
  • Generous Annual Leave

If you are a Health and Safety Advisor looking for a new challenge, please feel to send your CV or contact Jack on 086 065 3873 for a confidential discussion. GPC will not send any applicants CV’s to clients without a full discussion and prior consent. GPC is a specialist construction recruitment consultancy based in Dublin and has more than 26 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.

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