Job Type: Perm
Job ID: JO-1812-11962
Consultant: Sheila McNeice
Are you a Construction Safety Officer with 2+ years experience working with main building contractors?
Would you like to work with a leading contractor on new build commercial and office block projects in Dublin and the surrounding region?
If you are looking for a role with great scope to develop your career, contact Sheila now for an informal chat on 091 395625 or send your CV to email@example.com for review
Health & Safety Officer - Construction Main Contractor - Dublin
Our client is a leading Irish Contractor with projects throughout the UK, Ireland and Europe.
They have successfully completed projects across a range of sectors including Restoration / Refurbishment, Hospitality, Commercial, Industrial, Healthcare and Pharmaceutical.
The Safety Officer reports directly to the Health & Safety Manager and is responsible for advising on overall compliance in maters of Health & Safety in accordance with Company policy and relevant statutory provisions.
The Safety Officer must lead by example and serve as a role model in mobilising the team and ensuring the highest standards of health & Safety are adopted throughout.
While other duties may be required by Site Management from time to time, this must in no way detract from primary duties.
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 programmes for new employees or contractors working on site
Managing and making recommendations for Personal Protection Equipment required for 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 an employer representative as Site meetings
Organising and chairing the Safety Meetings for employer and Sub-Contractors personnel
Ensuring sub-contractor safety statement sand 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 communication site Emergency Plans
Conducting preliminary accident investigations and statutory notifications, while keeping Group Safety Officer updated;
Making sure First Aiders are available, that an adequate quantity of First Aid supplies is in stock and that al 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.
Health and Safety Cert, Diploma or Degree is essential
Min 2+ years experience in the construction industry
Previous experience managing safety on construction sites
Excellent communication, leadership, training and presentation skills
€35K-€50K Negotiable dependant on experience
Full time permanent staff role with great career prospects
Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.
If you have any queries about this role, you can contact her by e-mail Sheila@jobcontax.com or phone 091 395625
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