Health and Safety Officer

Health and Safety Officer with at least 2 years+ experience required to join a Tier 1 Main Building Contractor to work on a large-scale mixed-use project in central Dublin.  The successful Health and Safety Officer will have full EHS responsibility on this project and will be given good opportunities to progress within the company and upskill.  Ideally, we are looking for a candidate who has previously worked on large scale building projects in Ireland as an EHS Officer.

 

Role:

  • 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.
  • Promote the Company mission of being a healthy and incident and injury free workplace

 

Requirements:

  • Hold a relevant Qualification
  • Have a minimum of 2 years’ experience on building projects in Ireland or the UK
  • Hold a full, clean Driving license
  • Excellent IT skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office including strong excel skills
  • Exhibit strong interpersonal and communication skills

 

 

Package

  • €45-€55k
  • Pension
  • 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 22 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.

 

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