Senior Health and Safety Advisor

Senior Health and Safety Advisor | Large Scale Residential Developer | Dublin

Your new company
Your new company is seen as a pioneer of some of Europe’s largest regeneration projects. They work in complex urban settings both new and old. In emerging markets, we create transformation and opportunity with ambitious mixed-use developments. In the past five years they have built over 9,000 homes in Ireland and the UK with 15,000 more in their portfolio pipeline. As a result of continuous expansion they are now seeking to hire a Senior Health & Safety Advisor for a new project in Ashtown, Dublin.

Your new role
Your new role will be on a Development project in Ashtown, and will be 5 days on-site. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Ensure the provision of a safe and productive work environment
  • Always seek to improve the standard of Health & Safety in a practical manner with the company and on sites
  • Carry out site inductions and ensure all personnel have the required H&S statutory training
  • Identify site specific hazards and ensure they are addressed in the site documentation and in a practical manner on the site
  • Ensure clear lines of communication are maintained with the site staff and senior management
  • Ensure the site H&S folders and statutory records are being maintained on site
  • Review and update the construction H&S plans at regular intervals
  • Ensure strict adherence to site rules by all contractors
  • Assist site management to comply with statutory H&S requirements
  • Assist to develop and implement company method statements & risk assessments (RAMS)
  • Review and approve contractor RAMS
  • Assist site management to ensure contractor compliance on company sites
  • Carry out H&S inspections and audits on site and address non-conformances as they are identified with site management and contractors
  • Contribute to and carry out accident and incident investigations
  • Contribute to and develop the Toolbox talk topics, discussion, and delivery
  • Arrange and chair the weekly H&S Contractor meetings
  • Arrange and chair the weekly project H&S meetings
  • Identify training needs on site for company personnel and the contractors

What you'll need to succeed
  • Minimum 5+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Experience in the residential construction industry is desirable
  • A minimum of a Level 7 qualification in Health and Safety
  • You must work well as part of a team
  • You must have excellent communication skills and attention to detail

What you'll get in return
In return for the above, you will work on a variety of high profile, high valued projects for a main construction contractor. You will work as part of a strong team and for a company who values their employees, where people tend to stay with them for the long term, a good sign of the stability and culture within the organisation. It is a good time to join their team. Salaries and packages offered really do depend on experience levels but it is above market standard between €54,000 and €65,500.

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Job Type
Dublin City
€55,000 - €65,000 Salary

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Scott Veldon, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Hays Recruitment, Dublin
26/27a Grafton Street, Dublin

Telephone: 0879327978

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