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We are currently recruiting for a Health & Safety Advisor for a client based in Dublin

We are currently looking to recruit an experienced Health & Safety Advisor for a client role based in Dublin.  Reporting to the EHS Manager, the Health & Safety Advisor will be responsible for developing and implementing the project-specific Construction EHS programme to deliver best in class performance.

Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure full compliance with local and national Environmental, Health and Safety legislation pertaining to construction phase of the project
  • Support the construction management in the development of project site infrastructure
  • Coordinate project element including site security, project induction, first aid, welfare and emergency arrangements
  • Develop, promote and maintain a strong safety culture on the project
  • Maintain and further develop onsite Contractor Safety Award Programme
  • Communicate and coordinate the adoption of industry best practices in health and safety on multiple projects
  • Conduct periodic safety health and environmental audits and inspections on site activities
  • Monitor and report on health and safety performance and challenges
  • Compile and report leading and lagging safety indicators through onsite Safety Observation Reporting programme
  • Develop, periodically review and update project EHS documentation
  • Manage and audit contractor compliance with local legislation and project standards
  • Support the Construction Manager in the execution of statutory duties
  • Lead/review investigation of incidents, ensuring corrective actions are defined and implemented
  • Influencing employee work practices through dialogue, relationship building and behavioural safety coaching
  • Liaise with the site teams regarding safety training and safety talks
  • Implement onsite training programmes in line with training schedules and requirements
  • Liaise with project/engineering department on all safety matters offering advice and assistance where required
  • Conduct contractor safety meetings
  • Manage permit system and registers
  • Implement Tool Box Talks and Stand Downs as required.


  • Third level qualification in Health & Safety
  • 5+ years experience in a similar role
  • Chartered member of IOSH (Institution of Occupational Safety & Health)/seeking to obtain this qualification
  • A good knowledge of Safety & Health principles with a minimum 10 years’ experience in a related role
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills; strong influencing and negotiation skills
  • A demonstrated ability to communicate and influence at management and operator levels
  • Proficient in the use of MS Word/Excel/PowerPoint/Outlook

Please Note

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Recruitment agencies need not apply.

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Health & Safety Advisor DU19130 - DU19130

Dublin, Ireland

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