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Posted 3 December 2021

Health and Safety Officer – Cork – Major Irish Main Contractor

Sector: Health
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  • Location: Dublin
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #66

Health and Safety Officer:

Are you seeking the next step in your career? Are you being rewarded as well as you should be in your current role? Would you like to work for a company that look after their staff and are continually voted as one of the top Irish construction Main Contractors to work for?

This longstanding, progressive Main Contractor have multiple new projects beginning in the Cork region including a large office for a high end client, a pharma project, a large nursing home and a €multi-million warehouse and have a need for a strong Health and Safety Officer to look after 2-3 projects. If this has grabbed your interest and you would like to find out more then feel free to give me a buzz on 00447881229823 or click apply below and I’ll give you a call back.

Health and Safety Officer Cork Skills:

The Health and Safety Advisor role would suit an experienced, self-reliant, delivery orientated individual with 3-4 years Commercial / Mixed Development experience based in the Cork area.

  • A third level qualification in Health and Safety or related field
  • 3-4 years experience in a similar role
  • Member of IOSH (Institute of Occupational Safety and Health) preferred
  • Experience working on large Commercial developments / Warehouses / apartments / RC Frame
  • Able to manage Health and Safety on-site using their own initiative within the scope of the management system
  • Good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint), and a general competence in using new technologies (Mobile Apps etc)
  • Able to chair and deliver Health and Safety meetings and presentations


As Health and Safety Officer:

  • Reporting to and working closely with the Group Health and Safety Manager.
  • Identify site specific hazards and ensure they are addressed in the site documentation and in a practical manner on the site
  • You will carry out site safety inspections and conduct accident and dangerous occurrence investigations, within your designated area of responsibility
  • Carry out Risk Assessments & complete Method Statements
  • Contribute to the Tool Box talk topics, discussion and delivery.
  • You will liaise with Site Managers to ensure Health and Safety documentation is up to date on site
  • Conduct training for new and existing employees


What you’ll get in return:

An excellent package will be put in place for the successful candidate of €60,000 – €65,000 + vehicle / allowance, pension depending on experience, and the opportunity to work with one of the most successful Main Contractor’s in Ireland.


How to apply

If you’re interested in this role, click ‘apply now’ to forward an up-to-date CV to eoghan@breaghrecruitment.com or call us now on 00447881229823.


The Breagh Team

Breagh Recruitment are the go to specialist construction and engineering recruitment consultants across the UK and Ireland, with an ethos based on flexibility, hard work and a bit of good old common sense. We live within these core values servicing our clients and candidates on a daily basis.

Key roles we recruit for include: Health & Safety managers, project managers, construction managers, site engineers, quantity surveyors, civil engineers, site agents, estimators, buyers, bid managers and site supervisors, across Ireland and the UK.

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