Health & Safety
Health & Safety Manager
Thursday 8th July 2021
Overview of role:Kildare
The chosen candidate will be based full time on one of Irelands largest construction projects.
Description of Role:
We are currently recruiting a Health & Safety Manager to assist in the management of a large commercial project, the candidate will be site based and will be responsible for assisting in the implementation and maintenance of all EHS aspects of the project. The candidate will work alongside the management team.
As part of our health & safety team your primary role will be to support the installation of capital asset equipment at the construction site. You will be responsible for ensuring the implementation of safety statements, legislation and company policy across the site and that all relevant safety documents are completed and filed correctly as well as training employees on the importance of health and safety on the job.
Key Duties & Responsibilities:
Provide EHS management to the site team
Carry out Risk Assessments & complete Method Statements as required
Carry out site safety inspections and conduct accident and dangerous occurrence investigations, within your designated area of responsibility
Liaise with Site Managers to ensure Health and Safety documentation is up to date on site
Maintain and track the accident and dangerous occurrence register
Drive a safety culture by being a champion of best practice; conducting training for new and existing employees on the importance of health and safety on the job; and by suggesting improvements to existing methods of work
Liaise with the client & management as required
Provide a weekly site audit and progress report to the client and Management
A minimum of a Level 7 qualification in Health and Safety
Minimum 2 years’ experience in a similar role
A strong and proven ability to influence change and be a champion of best practice
You must have excellent communication skills and attention to detail
Have good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint), and a general competence in using new technologies (Mobile Apps etc.)
You must possess a full driving licence
Salary will range at €55K+ Depending on experience