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PM Group has an opportunity for an experienced Design Safety Project Engineer to join our busy Project Team in Cork, the role will be predominantly office based.

Job Role and Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Support Project Dept. operations to deliver projects that are compliant with the applicable statutory requirements with respect to occupational health and safety in design
  • Support PM Group project teams to implement QMS policies, procedures, process and tools for health and safety in design
  • Support project managers technically to determine the essential design safety related reviews and risk assessments for a project
  • Chair design safety related reviews as your competence allows
  • Provide design safety advice to the engineering design disciplines and construction services
  • Perform the Project Supervisor for Design Process Co-ordinator (PSDP-C) role on projects
  • Provide technical support to the PSDP-C authorised panel for Cork office & site teams
  • Deliver design safety related training
  • Participate in design safety related continuous improvement projects


Key Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Be recognised as a Leader in and keep abreast of current technology, regulatory and industry standards for design safety in the workplace (including construction)
  • Knowledge of the suite of statutory requirements typically applicable to PM Group projects
  • Hazard identification & risk assessment processes
  • Be competent to Chair some the EHS, technical, regulatory and process safety reviews
  • Perform work in compliance with PM Group’s Quality Management System
  • Provide advice to the project / design teams to ensure that the design safety related reviews and risk assessments are adequately planned and sequenced and that they are included in the project schedules
  • Deliver support to multiple projects in a timely fashion to meet project schedules
  • Provide design safety advice to the project / design teams to improve engagement and understanding of the reviews process
  • Work with the Cork Office Projects Managers to ensure there is sufficient capacity and capability to deliver safe designs
  • Represent PM Group with customers and manage customer interface as appropriate to your project role
  • Input to proposals and attend presentations to customers
  • Track the progress of the implementation of the design safety related technical reviews and EHS risk assessments on projects and report concerns to the OPM



Qualifications and Experience:

  • Recognised relevant professional qualification (Primary Degree in Engineering / Architecture / Science / Construction preferred)
  • Minimum of 10 years of safety (design / construction) / projects experience
  • Member of a recognised Engineering, Architectural or Occupational H&S professional body
  • Chartered Status (Advantageous)
  • Field experience in construction and/or Commissioning, Qualification and Validation
  • Good communication & people skills
  • Self-starter and decision maker
  • Fluent English


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Project Engineer - Design Safety CK1366 - CK1366

Cork, Ireland

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