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Health & Safety Officer

Job description

Our client is currently recruiting for a Health & Safety Officer to join their team based in the Greater Dublin 

area. Ideal candidate will be required to travel between sites. 

Your Responsibilities

  • Conducting regular, formal site audits and 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 program's for new employees or contractors working on site
  • Managing and making recommendations for Personal Protective Equipment required for all 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 company representative at Site meetings;
  • Organizing and chairing the Safety Meetings for Sub-Contractors personnel
  • Ensuring sub-contractor safety statement's and 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 communicating site Emergency Plans
  • Conducting preliminary accident investigations and statutory notifications, while keeping Group Safety Officer 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.

Requirements:

  • Health and Safety Degree is essential
  • With 3+ years’ experience
  • Previous experience managing safety on site
  • Excellent communication, leadership, training and presentation skills
  • Experience in the construction industry
  • Experience with Irish or UK contracts

For more info you can contact Aileen on 0906 413973 or you can forward your CV to aoboyle@sigmar.ie  

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