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  • Job reference number:15450176
  • Client ID:RI/SOSE
  • Posted on:10-JUN-2019
  • Salary:Dependant on experience
  • Location:South East, WATERFORD
  • Job type:PERMANENT

Vacancy – Safety, Health & Environmental Officer (South-East Region)

Job Description

As part of David Flynn Ltd.’s growth applicants are invited to apply for the vacancy of Safety, Health & Environmental Officer. This is a permanent position (subject to a 6-month probationary period) which will involve travel to a number of construction sites across the south-east region.

The candidate will report directly to the Safety, Health & Environmental Manager.

Interested applicants should forward their CV and cover letter to careers@dfl.ie.

The Responsibility of the Safety, Health & Environmental Officer will include but are not limited to the following:

  • Oversee Safety, Health & Environmental matters on multiple sites in the south-east region.
  • Maintaining all EHS documentation on site.
  • Carry out risk assessments and actioning control measures where required.
  • Complete method statements for various work activities on site.
  • Completing and updating construction stage health and safety plans and task specific risk assessments.
  • Investigate and report on all EHS incidents ensuring thorough investigations and corrective measures are implemented.
  • Promote best practice and direct site personnel on areas of concern.
  • Work closely with site management and EHS manager.
  • Completion of EHS plans, registers and complete weekly/monthly/annual reports.
  • Reviewing and approving sub-contractor EHS documents and ensuring compliance on-site.
  • Conducting site EHS inspections and producing reports.
  • Developing and delivering toolbox talks to site operatives.

Attributes, Skills & Qualifications Required:

  • Third level degree in Health & Safety, EHS or related discipline.
  • Preferably minimum 3 years’ experience working as a safety lead with Main Contractor.
  • Confident individual with good influencing skills.
  • Positive energy and quick problem solver.
  • Ability to challenge current processes and demonstrate leadership.
  • Strong working knowledge of MS Office.
  • Detail orientated.
  • Fluent English speaker.
  • Full clean driver’s licence.

This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com