Health & Safety Lead – Limerick

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Health & Safety Lead – Limerick 
A leading construction and building services business in Ireland this organisation has a track record of high quality project delivery. Due to an increase in project workload there is an opportunity for an experienced Health & Safety Lead to join a project in Limerick. 
You will be instrumental in project implementation and delivery processes. You will work closely with a multidisciplinary team of engineers and industry experts to safely deliver the completion of the project. Your responsibilities will include managing and maintaining the company’s Safety Management System and CMS System. This role will report to the commercial EHS Manager / Group EHS Manager. 
 
Your Responsibilities will include: 

  • Conduct regular formal site audits and carry out inspections as directed in the Safety Management system/PSCS. 
  • Attend Safety Leadership Tours. 
  • Coaching and mentoring staff in creating a positive safety culture. 
  • Participate in external EHS Audits with relevant closeout. 
  • Reviewing RAMS/Subcontractor documentation. 
  • Communicate the findings of the audits to site management and Commercial EHS Manager and assist in the closure of issues in line with company policy. 
  • Assessing the EHS function to identify areas for improvement and develop new initiatives. 
  • Investigating and analyzing incidents and identifying root causes. 
  • To provide training and information to the workforce using appropriate training aids and media, communicating, and promoting initiatives for accident prevention and greater EHS awareness. 
  • Thorough knowledge of relevant environmental health & safety legislation. 
  • Ability to manage, mentor and promote the professional development of a team of EHS professionals ranging from senior to junior level. 
  • Maintaining management systems in accordance with ISO 45001/14001 and Safe T Cert. 
  • Represent the company impeccably with clients, subcontractors and third parties. 

 
 
  
Skills and Requirements 

  • Relevant Level 7 EHS qualification essential. 
  • 5 – 10 years’ experience in a similar role is essential. 
  • Experience working in the Construction Sector. 
  • A Mechanical background would be advantageous.  
  • Proficiency in using Microsoft Office required. 
  • Excellent organisational and planning skills.  
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work well in a team environment.  

 
Benefits and next steps:

  • Competitive salary package
  • Work life balance
  • Secure role 

For further information on this unique opportunity contact Regina Fitzpatrick on 087 214 0636 or email your CV in Word format to regina.fitzpatrick@dbearch.ie. Applicants ideally will reside in a commutable distance to Limerick.