Health & Safety Lead – Building Construction

Job Details

Health & Safety Lead – Corporate & Operations – Building Construction – Dublin City 
A principal building contractor that specialises in Residential & Commercial Construction have an impressive and secure portfolio of work. Due to an increase in project workload there is an opportunity for a knowledgeable Health, Safety & Environmental Specialist. Primarily office based, the role will travel to sites as needed and be responsible for the delivery of EHS advice and support across the company and its sites in attaining legislative compliance and the implementation of organisational standards. The successful candidate will be responsible for the commencement of EHS management systems on projects  and will require the completion of all necessary documentation, records and reports.

  • Roll out standards to achieve ISO 45001 successfully and maintain certification 
  • Participation in site meetings  and leading safety campaigns are integral to the forward-facing nature of the role.
  • Engage with contractors and project personnel in the management and mitigation of Environment & Health & Safety Risks. 
  • Collaborate with the senior management team in the implementation and drive of a positive health and  safety culture within the business 
  • Roll out standards to achieve ISO 45001 successfully and maintain certification 
  • Responsible for maintaining annual Safe-T-Cert certification 
  • Develop Site Construction Stage plans, traffic management, waste management, etc. with the project  teams and monitor their implementation 
  • Regularly review and update company Risk Assessments, Method Statements, Safe Operating  Procedures, Health & Safety policies, and Safety Statement for relevant locations. Communicate the same  to relevant personnel once approved under management review. 
  • Conduct site safety inspections, audits and risk assessments as required and ensure that management  personnel put appropriate action plans in place  
  • Monitor and report on the collection, recording, analysis, implementation of actions taken and feedback  provided to the hazards identified during the weekly inspection/audits through our online management  system 

Benefits & Next Steps 

  • Permanent opportunity 
  • Secure position with opportunity for career advancement 
  • Key decision maker role 
  • Local Dublin City Location 
  • Available Now

For further information on this unique opportunity contact Regina Fitzpatrick on 087 214 0636 or email your CV in Word format to regina.fitzpatrick@dbsearch.ie. Applicants must be residing in Ireland to apply.