Health and Safety Officer - Fixed Term Contract


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Health and Safety Officer - Fixed Term Contract
Tralee, Co. Kerry (with nationwide and overseas travel as required)
€Competitive DOE Plus Annual Leave

With more than 30 years of innovation behind them, our client is a leading provider of sustainable, future-proof renewable energy solutions. They are a significant player in the wind energy industry and are committed to making a lasting contribution to the growing global energy demand.

They’re now looking for a Health and Safety Officer to join them for a fixed term six month contract (with the possibility to extend), starting immediately.

This is an ideal role for an individual with health, safety and environment experience in a manufacturing, industrial or construction environment to further develop their career with an innovative business.

As a Health and Safety Officer, you will support, advise and co-ordinate the business on all aspects of Health and Safety.

You’ll monitor, manage and establish standards and processes and identify training requirements to ensure compliance with Health and Safety requirements.

This will involve:

- Conducting site inspections and audits on operational wind farms and wind farm installation sites throughout Ireland
- Developing safety documentation for work activities
- Devising and updating key safety programmes
- Delivering H&S training programmes and tool box talks to employees
- Supporting the implementation of the EHS Management System across all work divisions
- Conducting lifting equipment and PPE inspections

Please note, this role will involve working from heights.

To apply for the role of Health and Safety Officer (Fixed Term Contract), please apply via the button shown.

This vacancy is being advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd. The services advertised by Webrecruit Ireland Ltd are those of an Employment Agency.

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Job Requirements
To be considered, you will need:

- At least one year’s HSE (health, safety and environment) experience in a manufacturing, industrial and/or construction environment
- A third Level qualification (degree or diploma level or equivalent) in Health and Safety
- A full, clean driving licence
- Proficiency in all MS Office packages

Organised and proactive, as the Health and Safety Officer, you’ll need to be decisive and able to thrive in a team environment. You’ll also need excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Kelly-Ann Marks