Junior Health & Safety Officer

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Junior Health and Safety Officer required for a civil engineering contractor to work on a long-term project in West Dublin.  Excellent opportunity for the Junior Health and Safety Officer who wants plenty of room to progress and plenty of responsibility from the beginning.   The successful Junior Health and Safety Officer will work under a highly experienced contracts manager who has a proven track record in the industry.

 

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 Health and Safety Qualification
  • Previous work experience in construction is preferable but not essential.
  • Hold a full, clean Driving license
  • Excellent IT skills with proficiency in Microsoft Office including strong excel skills
  • Confident proactive and have strong interpersonal and communication skills

 

Package

  • €40k – €50k DOE
  • Excellent career prospects
  • Benefits package / Travel

 

If you are a Junior 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 24 years’ experience working in the recruitment of construction professionals within Ireland and Internationally.

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