Health & Safety Officer Graduate opportunity in Dublin, Ireland

  • Job Reference: 149621
  • Date Posted: 13 January 2020
  • Recruiter: Headhunt International
  • Location: Dublin
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Construction
  • Job Type: Permanent
  • Work Hours: Full Time

Job Description

Health & Safety Officer Graduate opportunity in Dublin, Ireland

A tier one construction company has an opportunity for a Graduate Health and Safety officer for a project based in Ireland


Reporting to the Senior Health and Safety Officer, you are responsible for the effective management safety standards, ensuring that all legal requirements are met. You will be part of the dynamic Construction department within BAM.
The successful graduate will be part of this year's Early Careers Graduate programme commencing in June 2020.
Knowledge sharing workshops delivered by our in-house expert colleagues
Structured competency-based training plans
On the job training & assessments
Behavioural development programme
Mentoring & Chartership Roadmap

Roles and Responsibilities

Assist the Site Safety Advisor to help ensure H&S management systems are implemented and maintained across the site.
Managing the administration for the Health & Safety induction & training plans for all site personnel.
Regularly review and assisting the update Company Risk Assessments, Safe Operating Procedures and Safety Statement.
Manage training & compliance files for all colleagues & sub-contractors on site
Ensure that staff have all the relevant manuals and training certifications
Review sub-contractors' Safety Statements and Safety Compliance.
Lead & promote a continuous improvement culture in relation to all health, safety and environmental work practices on the site.
Identify areas of risk and develop risk assessments/measures to reduce and control.
Conduct weekly audits, safety inspections and tool box talks
Investigate/report accidents and incidents on-site ensuring relevant accident information for insurance purposes.
Ability to communicate at all levels with project stakeholders

Job Requirements

Degree qualification or its equivalent in Health & Safety
1 years' experience in a Health & Safety role on construction/civils projects
Ability to work on large scale, high headcount construction sites & sub-contractors essential.
Assist the H&S Officer when liaising with client's representatives while on site including attendance at meetings
Issue and develop performance reports and policies to Construction Director
Strong time management skills.
Must have excellent verbal and written communication and presentation skills.
Ability to use time productively, maximize efficiency and meet challenging work goals
Must have fluent English and be eligible to work in Ireland.

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