H&S Officer

  • Jan 9, 2024
  • Location: Hybrid

We are currently recruiting a Health and Safety Officer, Candidate will be responsible for formalising and improving existing company systems, procedures and documentation in our Integrated Management System which covers the two disciplines.

We are currently recruiting a Health & Safety Officer. The candidate will be responsible for formalising and improving existing company systems, procedures and documentation in our Integrated Management System which covers the two disciplines and the subsequent rollout and maintenance of this system across head office and site locations. Past experience of design and implementation of Health & Safety and Quality Management Systems in the Construction Industry and or third level qualifications in Health and Safety Management are essential.

Role description:

  • Design, Implementation and Maintenance of IMS, management of external third party accreditation of same
  • Training company staff in use of system
  • Monitoring compliance on all live construction sites, particular emphasis on Health & Safety Performance
  • Carrying out regular audits across all sites and ensuring any issues arising are resolved
  • Production of ongoing monthly compliance reports to inform company decision makers
  • Production of Project specific documentation including Construction Stage Health, Safety Plans, Project Quality Management Plans, activity method statements, risk assessments etc.
  • Attending meetings with Clients, regulatory authorities and Sub-contractors to discuss Health & Safety issues
  • General oversight role to ensure all company operations are conducted in line with various policies and procedures
  • Investigating incidents
  • Ensuring Compliance across construction sites and Head office. 

Suitable candidates should have:

  • A minimum of 3 years’ experience in a similar role with a Main Contractor is essential
  • Degree level qualification in HSE and/or equivalent experience
  • Be able to communicate well and demonstrate an in-depth knowledge of construction practices, trades and techniques
  • An ability to influence at all levels to achieve the best outcome for the organisation
  • A full clean European driver’s license and a form of transport which will enable you to fulfil your responsibilities
  • Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office
  • The ability to work as part of a team
  • The ability to meet deadlines
  • Professional presence, dress and demeanour

Salary: Negotiable. and will include Suitable benefits and package.