Health & Safety Manager - AA Euro Group Ltd.

Health & Safety Manager


  • Permanent
  • Cork
  • Reference Code: 02687

AA Euro Recruitment Group

AA Euro Executive Recruitment has been retained by of Irelands largest Irish owned Engineering Consultants to recruit a Health and Safety Manager who will work as an integral team member in their Dublin, Cork or Carlow offices.

This position offers exposure to a broad range of areas within the Infrastructure, Waste, Environmental and Energy and Planning sectors. The employee can choose his/her main office base.

An attractive remuneration package will be offered to the successful candidate including a competitive salary, shorter working Friday, medical benefit and professional body support.

The Role & Responsibilities:

  • Health and Safety Management
    • Continual improvement of the company Health & Safety procedures in line with new legislation/regulations. Formulate policies and procedures if required
    • To act as Project Supervisor Design Phase (PSDP)
    • To act as Health & Safety Co-ordinator for the Design Process
    • Carry out Risk Assessments and prepare Preliminary Safety & Health Plans
    • Train all employees in health and safety procedures
    • Conduct frequent safety inspections and checks
    • Understand the importance of Personal Protective Equipment
    • Respond to any safety complaints and concerns raised by employees
    • Take responsibility for first aid and concerns raised by employees
    • Manage emergency procedures
    • Lead by example and promote health and safety culture.
    • Project management of PSDP projects including:

o Client management
o Coordination and completion of projects on time within budget and scope
o Oversee all aspects of projects (including project finances)
o Set deadlines
o Assign responsibilities and
o Monitor and summarize progress of project.

Requirements:

  • Minimum academic requirements: a HETAC (Higher Education and Training Awards Council) recognised level 8 degree in Civil Engineering or equivalent, and Diploma in Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction)
  • Achieved chartered status with Engineers Ireland or similar professional body
  • Chartered member of IOSH or willingness to become a Chartered member of IOSH is preferred
  • Minimum 10 years post graduate experience in the management of PSDP and HSC duties
  • Demonstrate ability to act as a competent PSDP within the meaning of the Safety, Health & Welfare Act 2005 and Safety, Health and Welfare at Work (Construction) Regulations 2006
  • Experience in the preparation of Preliminary Safety & Health Plans
  • Experience in acting as the Health & Safety Co-ordinator for the Design Process
  • Experience in co-ordinating differing Designers i.e. Civil Engineers, Structural Engineers, Geotechnical Engineers, In-House designers, external designers etc
  • Excellent communication, organisational and analytical skills required
  • Key requirements include efficient work methods, functioning both as part of team and on own initiative, experience of project management
  • Minimum 5 years post graduate experience in managing projects in an area of the clients expertise as noted above.
  • Full Drivers Licence.

For more information on this role, please contact Sarah Lonergan on 021 206 6078 or email your CV in confidence to Sarah@aaeuro.com &lt

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