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Health and Safety officer / Advisor Limerick & Kerry

€38700 - €53200/annum Package  
01/02/2019 (13:46)
BSS Contract Solutions Ltd
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Building Staff Solutions (BSS) are hiring a Health & Safety Officer / Advisor for our client, a very well-known Large Main Contractor. The role will be based on multiple sites in Limerick & Kerry and the successful candidate will be responsible for advising on overall compliance in matters of Health & Safety.

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

* Making sure First aid is available, that an adequate quantity of First Aid supplies is in stock and that all relevant Certs are 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.

What you need to have

* Health and Safety Degree is essential

* With 2+ 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

What you get in return

* Excellent working environment

* Latest available training to assist you in your role

* Competitive Salary

* Company vehicle or fuel allowance

* Work for a well structured and supported organisation that prides itself on delivery of service and customer satisfaction.

If you would like to know more about the role, simply give David Kavanagh a call (phone number removed)) to discuss in complete confidence.Alternatively drop me an email


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