Health and Safety Consultant

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    Dublin South

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    Construction Jobs

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  • Job type:

    Full Time

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  • Salary:

    €50,000 - 65,000

  • Published:

    8 days ago

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Job description

Health and Safety Consultant – Blackrock

About Your New Employer  

Established in 2003, They are one of Ireland’s best-known and respected providers of Employment Law, Industrial Relations (IR), Human Resource Management (HRM) and Health and Safety Services. Work across key sectors including professional services, voluntary/NGO, manufacturing, pharmaceutical, ICT and financial services.

About Your New Job  

  • Effective provision of Health and Safety Supports to a portfolio of clients across a diverse range of sectors.
  • Providing technical expertise and specialist advice on a broad range of health and safety issues including but not limited to safety audits, onsite health and safety compliance reviews, compiling safety statements, risk assessments and control measures.
  • Meeting clients to provide on-going support on health and safety issues.
  • Providing proactive health and safety guidance and support and managing complex issues arising from compliance to best practice.
  • Maintaining documentation and preparing reports as required to ensure compliance and support the effective conclusion of occupational health and safety issues in line with legislative requirements and ISO standards.
  • Provision of health and safety deliverables on consulting work for key clients in line with a pre-agreed proposal, budget and timeframes.
  • Supporting and/or delivering key health and safety training programmes
  • Contributing as a team member to support your colleagues across a range of initiatives.
  • Keeping clients up to date with health and safety legislation and relevant regulations and ensuring policies, procedures and processes are updated to reflect not just compliance but best practice.
  • Liaise with existing clients to discuss, understand and plan their future health and safety requirements.
  • Progress the development of incremental health and safety business with existing clients.
  • Advise and build client solutions based on their health and safety challenges using your experience and vast resources available.
  • Work closely with the Consulting Practice Manager, HR and Employment Law Manager and Business Development team to identify new health and safety business needs of existing and new clients.
  • Support individual Consulting team members in relation to client / project related health and safety queries and challenges, in an outcome focused manner.
  • Propose innovative ways to improve the health and service offering and develop health and safety toolkit for the purposes of the client experience.


What Skills You Need

  • IOSH qualification or Chartered Member of IOSH qualification
  • Ideally Bachelor’s Degree in Occupational Health & Safety Management or Post-graduate Diploma in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work/ Health and Safety and/ or Master’s equivalent
  • 5-7 years Health and Safety/ Occupational Health and Safety Experience within a busy Health and Safety environment, across multiple sectors or consulting practice.
  • Significant experience of managing a range of complex health and safety issues and initiatives.
  • Strong knowledge of Irish health and safety law and practices and demonstrated application of same through risk assessment processes.
  • Significant health and safety project management experience 
  • Experience of delivering training / presentations.


What’s on Offer  

  • Competitive salary €50-€60,000 (BOE)
  • Performance Bonus
  • Health Insurance
  • Flexible working Hours
  • 27 days annual leave

What’s Next

Apply now by clicking the “Apply Now" button or call me, Cathal Kirwan on 0867803453.​  Or if the job isn’t quite right but you are looking for something similar, please get in touch.


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