Posted Monday 23 July 2018
Ref: 41

Health and Safety Officer

Ireland, Dublin

Car, bonus, pension, healthcare

This vacancy is now closed


Who you’ll be working for:

One of Ireland's most prestigious developers with plans to build 1000's of high end homes annually in light of receiving over €500m investment.

With a number of projects due to take off in the Greater Dublin area as well as Kildare, Meath and Wicklow our client currently has a permanent position for an experienced Health and Safety Advisor / HSE Officer / Health and Safety Officer.


What you’ll need to have:

The Health and Safety role would suit an experienced, self-reliant, delivery orientated individual with 4+ years residential / mixed development construction experience:

  • You will have a third level degree qualification in Health and Safety
  • You will have 4+ years’ experience in a similar role, gained in Ireland
  • You have experience within the residential / commercial construction sector
  • You have 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
  • You will 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 clean driving licence


What you’ll be doing:

Reporting to and working closely with the senior Health and Safety Manager. You will be responsible for 2 sites, ensuring the implementation of safety statements, legislation and company policy across the site and that all relevant safety documents are completed and filed correctly.


Key responsibilities:

  • The Safety Officer will provide general support and assistance to the Senior Health & Safety Manager
  • You will carry out site safety inspections and conduct accident and dangerous occurrence investigations, within your designated area of responsiblity
  • You will carry out Risk Assessments & complete Method Statements as required
  • You will liaise with Site Managers to ensure Health and Safety documentation is up to date on site
  • You will maintain and track the accident and dangerous occurrence register
  • You'll 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.


What you’ll get in return:

An excellent package will be put in place for the successful candidate up to €55K + vehicle + bonus + pension + healthcare, depending on experience, and the opportunity to work with one of the most exciting Residential Developers in Ireland.


How to apply

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to Eoghan McKeever or call us now on +44 (0)7881229823.


The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.