Environmnetal H&S officer

Republic of Ireland, Dublin, Dublin North
£29379 - £33576 per annum
13 Jun 2018
11 Jul 2018
JN -062018-12493
Eoin Barber
Contract Type
Full Time
To oversee the implementation and continuous compliance in all matters pertaining to Environmental Health & Safety.

Duties and Responsibilities

Key Tasks: * Planning and implementation of Health & Safety systems across all warehouses * Update and maintain Health and Safety procedures and the Site Safety Statement in compliance with Regulatory requirements * Ensure thorough investigation of the circumstances and causes of all significant incidents, reportable accidents, dangerous occurrences and major property damage * Champion New Seachange initiatives to improve the health and safety culture through training and awareness campaigns and use of H&S champions * Ensure that safety audits are carried out in conjunction with the Warehouse Managers and Supervisors in each site, to inspect and check warehouse, processes, procedures & practices * Conduct and implement programs relating to risk assessments in conjunction with Seachange findings * Ensure that there is a H&S involvement in pre-start up safety reviews and equipment safety checks to identify relevant safety items, check all documentation routinely in order in both warehouses * Review and revise employee, visitor and contractor safety induction programs in both main reception and entry points at warehouses * Establish a series of effective H&S KPIs * Provide a Training Strategy around Induction, Refresher and Manual Handling and Fire Safety Awareness Training as required * Represent the Company during outside Audits/Inspections and liaise as required with the Health & Safety Authority

* Establish, co-ordinate and manage a Health and Safety committee and ensure regular monthly meetings * Support operationally the management of our Companies various facilities * Supply the SMT within the Company with quarterly statistics and safety KPI performance * Keeping up to date with new legislation * Passing of invoices on company Invoice approval system

Qualifications * 3rd Level education in Environment, Health and Safety or related discipline * Professional accreditation / membership of recognised an Environmental, Health and Safety body


* Experience in leading and carrying out Risk Assessments

* Previous experience with logistics and transport is valuable but not essential

Skills/Competencies * Strong inter-personal skills: excellent communication skills * A positive attitude with ability to motivate H&S champions across the Company

* Strong level of numeracy, literacy and Microsoft Office skills * Strong Presentation skills

* Attention to detail and conformance with defined procedures

* Positive Can Do attitude

* Continuous strive for excellence

Adecco Ireland is acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.