Environmental Health & Safety Officer

  • 29 Mar 2024
  • Dublin
  • Permanent / Full Time
ProSource are recruiting an Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Officer in Dublin on behalf of their client who is a leading Tier 1 Main Building Contractor. You will play a pivotal role in ensuring the Main Building Contractor's construction projects, adhere to all relevant environmental and health & safety regulations. With a focus on sustainability, safety, and compliance, the EHS Officer will contribute to the company's commitment to responsible construction practices.

Your main duties will include, but not be limited to;
  • Monitor and ensure compliance with all environmental regulations, permits, and requirements for construction sites.
  • Conduct environmental impact assessments and recommend mitigation measures.
  • Implement strategies to reduce construction-related environmental impacts, such as waste reduction and energy efficiency.
  • Oversee and enforce Health & Safety policies and procedures on construction sites.
  • Conduct risk assessments and safety audits, identifying potential hazards and recommending corrective actions.
  • Investigate accidents, incidents, and near-misses, and develop preventative measures.
  • Provide guidance and training to employees and subcontractors on Health & Safety protocols.
  • Maintain accurate and up-to-date records of environmental and safety inspections, incidents, and compliance documents.
  • Prepare and submit required reports to regulatory agencies and management.
  • Manage waste disposal programs, promoting recycling and responsible disposal practices.
  • Ensure proper handling and storage of hazardous materials.
  • Develop and implement emergency response plans and procedures.
  • Conduct drills and training exercises to prepare personnel for emergency situations.
  • Collaborate with project teams, clients, and subcontractors to promote a culture of environmental responsibility and safety.
  • Serve as a liaison with regulatory agencies and respond to inquiries and inspections.
To be successful in your application you will possess the following;
  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health & Safety, or a related field.
  • 3-5 years of experience in environmental health & safety roles, preferably with Main Contractor.
  • Analytical mindset and problem-solving skills.
  • Familiarity with environmental management software and tools.
  • Ability to work independently and as part of a team.
  • Competitive salary based on experience.
  • Pension
  • Vehicle/Vehicle Allowance
  • Opportunities for professional development and advancement within the company.
To find out more information, please contact Adrian Sheridan for a confidential discussion on +353 83 116 6852 or at adrian@psgroupltd.com, or apply now.

If you are seeking a similar position elsewhere in Ireland, or a position at a different level, please get in touch as many other exciting opportunities exist nationwide through ProSource.

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