Health & Safety Advisor (Kildare)

Full Time Permanent
Job Description


You will join one of Ireland’s most progressive Developers and get the chance to work some of the most exciting and incredibly rewarding residential projects in Ireland. Their vision is to ensure nationwide access to high-quality, affordable homes. With a healthy pipeline of work throughout Dublin and Kildare for the coming years, this is a fantastic time to join.

Role Summary:

As part of their growing health & safety team, the H&S Advisor will cultivate a safe construction site and have overall responsibility for ensuring the implementation of safety statements, legislation and company policy across the site.

Key Duties and Responsibilities:

Ensure Health & Safety management systems are implemented and maintained on site.
Create and implement Health & Safety induction & training plans for all site personnel.
Manage training and compliance reports on all colleagues and sub-contractors on site.
Ensuring all site personnel hold all relevant manuals and certificates.
Regularly review the Company’s Risk Assessments, Safe Operating Procedures and Safety Statements
Identify areas of risk to then develop measures to reduce and control on site risk.
Conduct weekly audits. safety inspections and toolbox talks, to ensure compliance with all procedures.
Investigate and report on any accidents or incidents on-site.
Be familiar with and have up to date knowledge of Health & Safety Legislation
Review sub-contractor’s Safety Statements and Safety Compliance statements

The Person:

Third Level degree in Health and Safety or a related discipline
3+ years’ experience in a Health & Safety role on construction or civils projects (main contractor, sub-contractor, developer)
Proven ability to manage large scale, high headcount construction sites and sub-contractors essential.
Strong time management skills
Detailed knowledge of Irish Health & Safety
Good IT skills and capable of using MS Office
Good communicator and able to develop strong relationships across all levels of the organisation.
Full clean Driver’s Licence


Bonus Scheme
Pension Scheme
Life assurance
Health insurance
Tax saver commuter tickets