Posted Monday 12 April 2021
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Health & Safety Officer - Large Road Project - Cork

Ireland, Cork

€45,000 - €55,000 + Package

Health and Safety Officer

Package: €45,000 - €55,000 + Vehicle + Fuel

Highways & Infrastructure Projects Co Cork

6 Month project with possible extension


We're recruiting for an experienced Health and Safety Officer to work on a major new Highway / Road project, based in Co Cork – 2-4+ years’ experience.


Reporting to and working alongside the Health and Safety Manager, one of Irelands long standing heavy civil main contractors have an opportunity for a Health and Safety Officer with experience in Civil Engineering / Roadworks / Drainage Construction projects to join them in Cork.


The Project:

A 3.5-year project, consisting of a 22km road upgrade, Type 2 dual carriageway, a number of both grade separated and at-grade interchanges and a large number of bridges.


An initial 6-month contract, which has come about due to the immense amount of H&S activities on this large site, with a possible extension or the possibility of other projects across the Munster & Leinster regions.


Reporting to the Health and Safety Manager working on various sections of works, from roads, drainage, structures, etc, the successful candidate will have 2-4 years H&S experience, preferably within a construction / civil engineering environment.


Reporting to the Health and Safety Manager and working along-side the H&S team, you will be heavily involved in large scale site auditing, toolbox talks, maintaining safety plans, etc, with the contractor running all their own plant and direct staff.


The Remuneration Package:

An excellent package will be put in place for the successful candidate, the base salary for the position will be €50,000 - €55,000 (Neg) + Package, (Vehicle + Fuel card, Accommodation, etc)


How to Apply:

If you'd like to find out more about this role, click 'apply now' to forward an up-to-date CV to or give Cathal a call on +447724790015.


The Breagh Team:

Breagh Recruitment, 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.