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Posted 7 August 2023

Senior Health and Safety Officer – Wexford – Large Civil’s Project

Sector: Health, Safety & Environmental
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  • Location: Wexford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #91
  • Salary: €75,000

You are an experienced Health and Safety Officer seeking a new challenge in the Wexford area with one of Ireland's leading Main Contractors. Maybe you've become stuck in your current role and aren't being rewarded for the hours you're putting in or you feel you're not getting the resources you need to do your job.

Your next role is with and highly successful Irish Main Contractor working on a huge civil's infrastructure project in Wexford. This is a permanent, long term role on a high profile project with several more years left in the project.

If this has grabbed your interest then give me a call on 00447881229823 or 00353(0)15314345 to find out more or click on 'apply' below and I'll give you a call back for a confidential chat.

Senior Health and Safety Officer Skills:

The Health and Safety Advisor role would suit an experienced, driven individual with  4+ years Civil's / Construction experience:

  • You have a third level qualification in Health and Safety or related field
  • You have experience with groundworks / heavy civils
  • You are able to manage Health and Safety on-site using their own initiative within the scope of the management system
  • You have good working knowledge of Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint), and a general competence in using new technologies (Mobile Apps etc)
  • You are 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 Officer.
  • 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 approx €75,000 (Negotiable) + vehicle / allowance, pension, healthcare, 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 0044 (0)7881229823.


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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