Safety Officer - Kildare
Entered: 27 July 2021
Safety Officer - Residential Development, Kildare
Salary up to €55K DOE plus vehicle, pension, healthcare, bonus
Experienced Health & Safety Advisor required to join a site team in a new residential development consisting of 130 units in Kildare.
As part of our excellent health & safety team your primary role will be to support the creation of a safer construction site. You will be responsible for ensuring the implementation of safety statements, legislation and company policy across the site and that all relevant safety documents are completed and filed correctly as well as training employees on the importance of health and safety on the job.
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 responsibility
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
You have a minimum of a Level 7 qualification in Health and Safety
You have significant experience in a similar role, in Ireland
You have some experience within the residential construction sector in Ireland
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)
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