Health & Safety Officer

Health & Safety Officer required for large construction projects in the Limerick / Galway region.

Your new company
Our Client is a large construction company with projects across Ireland. They are now seeking to recruit a Health & Safety Officer that has relevant experience on multi million Euro building projects. They have an immediate requirement for the Limerick / Galway region. A generous salary will be provided to the successful applicant.

Your new role
The company is now seeing a candidate for the role of Health & Safety Officer on projects in the Limerick / Galway region. The role will be supported by the Site Management Team and also by the H&S Manager. The role will require the successful candidate to:
  • Provide professional support and advice to the Site Management Teams and Staff on Occupational Safety, Health, Environmental and Quality matters.
  • Carry out Site Inspections
  • Assist staff and contractors in respect of compliance with relevant legislation, client standards and contractual arrangements.
  • Identify areas of risk and develop measures to reduce and control.
  • Identify initiatives to improve performance and assist in addressing areas of poor performance.
  • Produce HSEQ performance reports as required.
  • Promptly alert line and functional management to significant accidents and incidents.
  • Assist and liaise with external bodies e.g. enforcing agencies.

What you'll need to succeed
  • Experience in Health & Safety on construction sites in Ireland.
  • Good academic qualifications, 3rd Level qualification in Health & Safety.
  • Experience with relevant HSQE standards and management systems.
  • Educated to degree standard or equivalent professional qualification in related subject.
  • Member of a relevant professional institute.
  • Health & Safety Training in industry issues.
  • Computer literate. Excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills. High standard of written English is essential.
  • Full driving licence.

What you'll get in return
Opportunity to work on some high profile large construction projects in the mid-west of Ireland. Excellent remuneration will be offered.

What you need to do now
If you're interested in this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date copy of your CV to Niall Toland.
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Talk to Niall Toland, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Galway
3a Commerce House, Flood Street

Telephone: 091513800

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