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Environmental Health & Safety Advisor

Louth, Country: Ireland
Job Type:
full-time, permanent
Job Description

Our client is currently recruiting for a EHS Advisor to join their team on a multi million project based in Dundalk, the EHS Advisor will report into the site safety lead.

Role and Responsibilities:

§ To work as a safety advisor and ensure full compliance on site

§ Monitor safety performance and advise on compliance with our health, safety and welfare policies and the company safety management system

§ Develop safety documents in conjunction with the Site Forepersons/ Site Agent/Project Manager

§ Assist in conducting regular formal site audits and carry out inspections as directed in the Safety Management system

§ Communicate the findings of the audits to site management and assist in the closure of issues in line with policy

§ Ensure the delivery of health and safety inductions for all new employees or contractors working on site

§ Ensure sub-contractor safety documents are produced and available on site, relevant and in accordance with best practice and current legislation

§ Advise/assist the Site/Project Management team in drafting and communicating method statements for high risk activities

§ Support the site management in ensuring the records of statutory inspections are kept for all activities and plant equipment

§ Manage Safety Advisors / Officers on site

§ Assist in incident/accident investigation reporting and filing

§ Advise on personal protection equipment required by employees

§ Serve as Company representative at site meetings when requested

§ Manage the Tool Box Schedule for the project including attendance records

§ Compile and communicate site emergency plans in conjunction with the site management team

§ Advise site management on the first aid requirements for the project

§ Give advice to site management on training requirements for each project

§ Inform and assist site management on the preparation of the safety file for handover to the client at the end of the project

§ Furnish safety reports to head office as required

§ Comply with other reasonable request from senior management on matters of safety not to the detriment of the core duties

§ Ensure compliance and promote good work practices in relation to health, safety and welfare management systems

Required Experience and Qualifications:

§ Relevant Safety Qualification

§ 5 years’ experience minimum in a similar role, ideally with an M&E Contractor

§ Construction safety experience is essential

§ Proficient in the Microsoft Office Suite (Word and Excel)

§ Capable of working on their own Initiative

§ Experience with Health, Safety and Environmental systems and procedures

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent


  • Health & Safety: 3 years (Preferred)


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)

Work remotely:

  • No
Job Settings
Number of jobs: 1 hires
Information about the advertiser
Company: Sigmar
Company size: 1-49
Contact: NA