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H&S senior officer

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H&S senior officer

  • Location:

    Leinster

  • Sector:

    Building / Architectural Products

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Sue O'Brien

  • Contact email:

    info@elkrecruitment.com

  • Job ref:

    BBBH1837_1632824417

  • Published:

    21 days ago

  • Expiry date:

    2021-10-28

  • Startdate:

    ASAP

Reporting to the Head of EHS & CSR, and working as part of the EHS team, the successful candidate will promote, motivate personnel and strive for a world class safety performance for our site.

Responsibilities will include but are not limited to:

  • Providing advice, support and guidance across the organisation on all matters of legal compliance regarding EHS Management
  • Establish and maintain an occupational monitoring programme and carry out routine occupational monitoring assessments. This includes accurately sampling occupational exposure levels, (including dust, noise, chemicals, lighting, etc.).
  • Interpret results and address any inadequacies in safeguards.
  • Maintain detailed and accurate reports.
  • Ensure all associated monitoring equipment is correctly maintained.
  • Play and active role in maintaining and continuously improving all aspects of the EHS management systems (ISO Standards) and SAFE Programme.
  • Prepare / review SOP's, WISOP's and training programmes as required.
  • Develop a safety communication and consultation programme working with the Safety Representative, Supervisors and all employees.
  • Carry out EHS hazard identification and risk assessments and implement controls and emergency procedures.
  • Maintain complete data on accidents, incidents and dangerous occurrences and investigate as necessary.
  • Provide training on a variety of EHS topics including manual handling, noise awareness, chemical safety, etc.
  • Provide support to other departments on EHS aspects of new projects.
  • Liaise with regulatory authorities in the absence of the Head of EHS & CSR
  • Undertake such activities as are assigned and as relate to the EHS aspects of the organisation, including auditing, contractor management, insurance inspections, promoting safety culture, etc.