Health and Safety Officer

  • Anywhere

Health and Safety Officer with 3+ years+ experience required to join a Tier 1 Main Contractor to in the Munster region on various large projects.  Our client has a fantastic track record and a great reputation as an employer.



  • Conducting regular, formal site audits an carrying out inspections as directed in the Safety Management System;
  • Ensuring that record of statutory inspections are kept for all activities and plant equipment;
  • Delivering and completing statutory notifications to the Health & Safety Authority for the project and all incident / accident reporting and to conduct inspector site visits as required by the Health & Safety Authority;
  • Delivering Health & Safety induction programmes for new employees or contractors working on site;
  • Managing and making recommendations for Personal Protection Equipment required for Employees;
  • Assisting Site Management in compiling cost records and forecasts for all issues associated with Health & Safety including, but not limited to, contra charges, training, purchases, etc;
  • Serving as contractor representative as Site meetings;
  • Organising and chairing the Safety Meetings for Main Contractor and Sub-Contractors personnel;
  • Ensuring sub-contractor safety statement sand required Method statement are available on site and assess sub-contractor  statements and method statements, assisting where required;
  • Advising / assisting Site Management in drafting and communicating Method Statements;
  • Compiling, updating and communication site Emergency Plans
  • Conducting preliminary accident investigations and statutory notifications, while keeping Group Safety Officer updated;
  • Making sure First Aiders are available, that an adequate quantity of First Aid supplies is in stock and that al relevant Certs are updated;
  • Collecting and collating relevant information for inclusion in the Safety File and preparing for handover to the Client at the end of the project.



  • 3-5 Years’ Experience
  • Safety, health and Welfare Qualification.
  • Main Contractor Experience-essential
  • Pharmaceutical Experience -essential
  • ISO45001 experience would be a plus but not essential



  • €45k-€55k
  • Pension and other benefits
  • Excellent career prospects
  • Company vehicle / car allowance


If you are a Health and Safety Officer considering a career move, please feel to send your CV or contact Declan Hasson 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 23 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.