Health and Safety Engineer

Location: Kerry, Republic of Ireland
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: over 1 year ago
Role type: Permanent
Industry: Life Sciences & Engineering Practice, Engineering Leaders and Specialists
Contact name: Anna Carey
Contact email: anna.carey@hrmrecruit.com

Job description

Our client is an Irish Manufacturer of dairy equipment. The Company have been manufacturing the world's most advanced dairy equipment since 1968. Due to continuous innovations a new position for a Health and Safety Engineer has arisen at their Tralee, Co. Kerry Facility.

The Position:

As Health and Safety Engineer, your key responsibilities will include:

  • Support and provide technical expertise & Health & Safety advice
  • Promote safe systems of works in line with Health & Safety standards and promote a positive safety culture & coach employees on positive health & safety practices
  • Inspect and audit sites across the full facility and on customer installation sites
  • Carry out risk assessments and support managers in performing internal risk assessments and implementing corrective actions
  • Carry out health and safety inductions and other safety training
  • Manage training records and reports investigation procedures for accidents/incidents
  • Aid in the design of training plans and training courses to ensure that appropriate training is carried out
  • Develop health and safety procedures, policies, training material, work instructions, checklists etc. and to assist in the implementation of safety policies and procedures
  • Advise on and implementing occupational health requirements
  • Ensure the preparation and implementation of site emergency plans e.g. Fire drill
  • Ensure contractor safety management arrangements are established and implemented across all applicable locations

The Person:

  • Relevant third level Qualification in Health & Safety
  • Experience as a HSE & Training person
  • Qualified Trainer, Manual Handling Trainer & /or Risk Assessor desirable
  • Strong computer literacy & proficient in the use of MS Office tools
  • Work on your own initiative and possess strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Represent the company in a professional manner always
  • Good communicate skills
  • Ability to record, interpret and analyse key process data
  • Experience in developing and writing health and safety statements, policies, procedures, etc.

To learn more about this role apply online or contact Anna Carey on +353 21 4511193 for a confidential discussion.


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