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Posted 21 April 2022

Health and Safety Officer – Major Development – Cork

Sector: Health, Safety & Environmental
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  • Location: Cork
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #150

The Developer:

You are a Health and Safety officer with 3+ years experience based in Cork and have started to think about the next step in your career. You would like to work in a strong health and safety team with like minded people on exciting projects. You want to continue to develop and grow your career with a company that will help you do this.

Your next role is with one of the most exciting companies in Ireland on a €multi-million mixed residential development consisting of apartments, duplexes and houses. This is a strong, modern Irish Developer who have huge plans for growth over the next year with a huge portfolio of projects in the pipeline.

If this has grabbed your interest and maybe you want to find out more then give me a call on 0044(0)7881229823 or 00353(0)15314345 for a confidential chat or click on 'Apply' below.


Health and Safety Officer Skills:

The Health and Safety Advisor role would suit an experienced, self-reliant individual with a minimum of 3 years mixed development / residential construction experience:

  • A third level qualification in Health and Safety or related field
  • 3+ years’ experience in a similar role
  • Member of IOSH (Institute of Occupational Safety and Health) preferred
  • Experience within the residential / commercial construction sector
  • 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 senior 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 €55,000 – €65,000 + 10% bonus, pension and healthcare, depending on experience, and the opportunity to work with one of the most exciting Residential Developers 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 or 00353(0)15314345.


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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