Health & Safety Manager

Our client is seeking to recruit a Health and Safety Manager to join their team based in Limerick with requirement to travel nationwide to various sites.

Duties of the Role:

  • Maintain and Implement the company’s health, safety, quality and environmental policy, procedures and management systems.
  • Advising & assisting site management in drafting and communicating Method Statements, Safe Plans of Action and Tool Box Talks.
  • Provide advice, guidance and instruction in all health & safety matters to management, safety representatives and employees (including sub-contractors where appropriate).
  • Delivering Health & Safety induction programmes for new employees or sub-contractors working on site.
  • Conduct regular inspections and site audits, reporting findings to site and senior company management. Strict follow-up is required to ensure that    actions are dealt with immediately.
  • Ensure that all accidents are reported, recorded and investigated and that suitable notification is given to the Directors, Health & Safety Authority and Insurers as required.
  • Compiling relevant information for inclusion in the Safety File and preparing for handover to the Client at the end of the project.
  • Promote the Company mission of being a healthy and incident and injury free work environment.
  • Training records for all employees to be maintained in an appropriate systematic format, and in format that is consistent across all sites.
  • Continuously monitor, evaluate and review Health and Safety policy and practice, and make recommendations and implement new policies and    procedures as required.
  • Conduct accident/incident investigations to identify root cause analysis and implement control measures to prevent reoccurrences.
  • Ensure Site Managers and Supervisors are actively engaged in the audit process and all Health and Safety systems.
  • Work with the EPA, HSA, RSA and all relevant public bodies who visit the sites to ensure compliance with all relevant legislation and bodies

Criteria:

  • Minimum of 3/4 years’ experience in Middle Management in a HSQE role preferably in Utilities/ Civils reporting to Senior Management and Directors ideally with a Main Contractor.
  • Full Clean Driving licence
  • Excellent reporting skills
  • Willingness to travel as required

For more info you can contact Aileen on 0949029944 or you can forward your CV to aileen@arconrecruitment.com

Your Recruitment Consultant is Aileen O'Boyle

Aileen O'Boyle
Aileen currently heads up our busy construction division and has a proven track record in providing client and candidate satisfaction.She has a large volume of experience in the recruitment industry, including managing recruitment teams in agencies throughout the region..