Environmental, Health & Safety Officer

  • Permanent
  • Location: Louth
  • Ref: 916206

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We are currently recruiting for the position of Health Safety & Environmental Officer for our client, a large construction company in the Midlands. This is a permanent position and an immediate requirement.

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Main Responsibilities

· Promote Health and Safety in all departments throughout the factory to comply with ISO 18001.

· Ensure that all Health and Safety safe operating procedures, rules and regulations are adhered to and reviewed, updated and communicated to all employees.

· Ensure the factory meets its statutory obligation in all areas pertaining to health, safety and welfare at work, including statutory training and reporting.

· Ensure that safety inspections are carried out, fire drills are carried out periodically

· Conduct risk assessments, review and update existing risk assessments.

· Deliver inductions and other trainings if required.

· Support any investigations into near misses, accidents, identify root causes and implement changes to prevent reoccurrences.

· Generate monthly performance reports on EH&S KPI’s.

· Ensure all contractors are managed according to The Client EH&S requirements.

· Prepare RAMS for projects and managing H&S on projects

· Manage the online tools for monitoring training, contractors and incident reporting.

What are we looking for?

· Third level qualification or Diploma in Health and Safety essential

· 2-3 years EHS officer experience required

· Excellent knowledge of Irish H&S Legislation

· Strong communication and interpersonal skills

· Proficient in MS Office

· Experience in the manufacturing/Construction industry

· Vast experience of carrying out audits

· Manual Handling/ Abrasive Wheel train the trainer

· Previous ‘Lean’ experience

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