Health and Safety Officer

Health and Safety Officer | Food Processing | Co. Monaghan

Your new company
Your new company works with a network of over 45,000 farmers and is renowned for paying its suppliers on the day of delivery at strategically located local abattoirs that minimise animal transport distances. They contribute an estimated €1.3bn each year into the rural economies in which it operates. They are now seeking a Health and Safety Officer to join their team at their site in Clones, Co. Monaghan

Your new role
This is an ideal opportunity for a confident individual with a positive ‘can do attitude’, and the drive to get the job done.
  • Working closely with the Site Safety Management Team
  • Responsible for being up to date with new Health & Safety Legislation and maintaining a working knowledge of developments within our industry
  • Building the Health & Safety Awareness throughout the site
  • Conducting regular internal audits to check policies & procedures are being properly implemented, recording the results & submitting them to Management.
  • Carrying out/updating risk assessments, formulating preventative measures and monitoring conformance
  • Developing safe systems of work & maintaining risk trackers as required
  • Attending & heading up weekly Safety briefings/huddles with Line Managers
  • Investigating, recording & conducting follow ups of any incident, accident or dangerous occurrences
  • Ensuring the site Emergency Plan & Procedures is up to date & key responders are clear on its execution
  • Ensuring all equipment is installed & operated safely as per legislation
  • Managing & monitoring all third-party activities for safe practises

What you'll need to succeed
  • A qualification & experience in Health & Safety is desirable
  • Proven ability to build strong working relationships with colleagues and Senior Managers
  • Problem solving skills & new ideas
  • Excellent communication skills and professional demeanour
  • Full proficiency in the use of MS Office Suite
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail

What you'll get in return
With this role, you will be getting the opportunity to work as part of a forward thinking, sustainability driven workforce within a multinational organisation. There is a competitive salary being offered as well as additional benefits with career progression supported and encouraged by management.

What you need to do now
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Job Type
€30,000 - €35,000 DOE

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Scott Veldon, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin
26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin

Telephone: 0879327978

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