EHS Advisor

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EHS, EHS Advisor, EHS Manager

Hays Recruitment are currently recruiting for an experienced EHS Advisor to join our client, a leading Tier 1 contractor who poses an extensive project portfolio within the Cork region. This role will be based in Cork, it is on a permanent basis and the role is offering an excellent salary & benefits package along with excellent progression opportunities with an industry leader.

Key Duties
  • Implement the company’s health, safety, quality and environmental policy, procedures and management systems
  • Promote a positive Health and Safety culture on site with Site Management, Contractors and workers
  • Lead and promote continuous improvement in relation to all health, safety and environmental work practices on the site
  • Communicate with local authorities and any other external bodies relating to EHS
  • Ensure the duties of PSCS is being fulfilled
  • Identify areas of risk and develop risk assessments/measures to reduce and control
  • Monitor EHS compliance on site and to generate weekly inspections & reports
  • Host and lead safety meetings on site weekly
  • Develop, maintain and foster collaborative relationships with the wider project team
  • Influence and coach site team in the implementation of best practice EHS standards
  • Advising and assisting site management in drafting, reviewing and communicating Method Statements, Safe Plans of Action and Toolbox Talks
  • Manage training and compliance files and be able to conduct a training gap analysis
  • Provide advice, guidance and instruction in all health & safety matters to management, safety representatives and employees (including sub-contractors where appropriate)
  • Deliver Health and Safety induction programmes and managing the administration 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
  • Compile incident investigation reports
  • Compile 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 workplace
  • Hold a relevant EHS Qualification
  • 5+years’ experience in a similar role
  • Must have experience working with a PSCS contractor
  • Excellent IT skills and a strong working knowledge of Microsoft suite
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Good time management and organisation skills
  • Ability and willingness to work on own initiative but also capable of working as part of a team
  • Ability to work well under pressure and within a strict deadline environment
  • Ability to demonstrate building strong working relationships & stakeholder management
  • Full, clean driving licence is required

What you need to do now
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Talk to Ryan Lynch, the specialist consultant managing this position

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