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Health and Safety Officer – Carlow / Cork / Dublin

Location: Carlow / Cork / Dublin
Entered: 05 June 2020
Salary: Competitive salary on offer
Duration: Permanent
Health and Safety Officer – Carlow / Cork / Dublin
AA Euro Executive Recruitment has been retained by one of Ireland’s largest Irish owned Engineering Consultants, to recruit a Health and Safety Officer who will work as an integral team member in our Dublin, Cork or Carlow offices.
This position offers exposure to a broad range of areas within the Infrastructure, Waste, Environmental and Energy and Planning sectors. The employee can choose his/her main office base.
The Role and Responsibilities:
  • Health and Safety Management 
  • Continual improvement of the company Health & Safety procedures in line with new legislation/regulations
  • To act as Project Supervisor Design Phase (PSDP)
  • To act as Health & Safety Co-ordinator for the Design Process
  • Carry out Risk Assessments and prepare Preliminary Safety & Health Plans
  • Train all employees in health and safety procedures
  • Conduct frequent safety inspections and checks
  • Understand the importance of Personal Protective Equipment
  • Take responsibility for first aid and concerns raised by employees.
  • Project management of PSDP projects including coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and scope
  • Oversee all aspects of projects (including project finances).
  • Minimum academic requirements: a HETAC (Higher Education and Training Awards Council) recognised level 8 degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent, and Diploma in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction)
  • Achieved chartered status with Engineers Ireland or similar professional body
  • Chartered member of IOSH or willingness to become a Chartered member of IOSH preferred
  • Minimum 5 years post graduate experience in the management of PSDP and HSC duties
  • Demonstrate ability to act as a competent PSDP within the meaning of the Safety, Health & Welfare Act 2005 and Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2006
  • Experience in the preparation of Preliminary Safety & Health Plans
  • Experience in acting as the Health & Safety Co-ordinator for the Design Process
  • Experience in co-ordinating differing Designers i.e. Civil Engineers, Structural Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, In-House designers, external designers etc.
  • Excellent communication, organisational and analytical skills required
  • Key requirements include efficient work methods, functioning both as part of team and on own initiative, experience of project management
  • Minimum 5 years post graduate experience in managing projects in an area of the client’s expertise as noted above.
  • Full Drivers Licence.
For more information on this role, please contact Sarah Lonergan on 021 206 6078 or email your CV in confidence to



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