Scaffolding Coordinator - EPCM - Kildare

Location: Ireland

EUR 40 - 50 Per Hour

Job Type: Contract

Industry: Construction-Infrastructure-Jobs

Job ID: JO-1812-11930

Consultant: Sheila McNeice

Are you a Scaffolding Coordinator with experience of large complex multi-disciplined projects, ideally in the pharma or microelectronics industries?

Do you have working knowledge of Irish health, safety and environmental legislation ?

If interested in this role, please forward your CV for review to or call +353-1 7978720 to discuss.

Scaffolding Coordinator - EPCM - Kildare


Our Client is one of the world's largest EPC Consultancies, involved in the design & build of plants for the pharmaceutical, biotech and energy industries.

Job Description

This role involves managing safe scaffolding, and coordinate Scaffolding arrangements between contractors.

To maintain injury free workplaces where everybody goes home safely 

To ensure safe working in company workplaces without harm to people, property or the environment. 

To provide company management with EHS advice and guidance 

To manage project based EHS managers and EHS support staff 

Duties & Responsibilities 

Actively encourage implementation of company ‘Best Practice / Best Known Methods’ 

Implement company, client and legislative EHS requirements 

Identify temporary works requirements on projects 

Management of the temporary works design and the implementation of the temporary works solution on site. 

Engage fully with all technical teams and be closely involved in the full temporary works design process from concept, through detailed design stages and onto delivery and aftercare. 

Coordinate all temporary works on site 

Identify any risks during the entire life-cycle (design, construction, loading, dismantling etc.…) 

Check the Temporary Works design 

Ensure all risk assessments are prepared to ensure safety of Temporary Works 

Issue any permits to load 

Supervise construction-related scaffold work activities 

Ensures that sub-contractor are trained and knowledgeable of specifications and work procedures 

Inspect scaffold holdings for compliance to local and industry standards 

Introduce and maintain a scaffold inspection system 

Provide company management with EHS advice and guidance 

Maintain company EHS policies, procedures and other EHS documentation relating to Temporary Works and Scaffolding 

Maintain ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001 accreditation 

Complete Temporary Work elements of tender enquiries and client pre-qualification documentation 

Undertake supplier / subcontractor competency assessment 

Undertake formal project health, safety and environmental inspections 

Notify all adverse events in compliance with the ‘Incident Notification Policy’ and ‘Adverse Event Notification Flowchart’ 

Undertake adverse event investigation and reporting when required 

Provide advice, coaching, training, information and guidance 

Lead and participate in planning sessions with both the client and its contractors. 

Coordinates the activities of contractors performing work within a discipline 


5 years minimum in site supervision in a construction environment 

Working knowledge of Irish health, safety and environmental legislation 

Computer literate, at minimum Microsoft Excel, Word and Powerpoint 

Lead by example 

Work diligently and professionally at all times 

Maintain familiarity with legislative changes and update Company procedures to reflect / encompass requirements 

Be assertive, fair and consistent when implementing Company or legislative requirements and when reprimanding contractors or individuals 

IOSH Membership 

Temporary Works Co-Ordinator Certificate 

CISRS Scaffolding Supervisors Card or similar 

NEBOSH Certificate 


12 month + contract

Contract rates dependent on prior relevant experience, ca €40 - 50/hour


Sheila McNeice is the consultant managing this position.

If you have any queries about this role, you can contact her by e-mail or phone +353-1 7978720


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