Safety Advisor (Wicklow)

Contract , , Salary: Negotiable

We are currently recruiting a Safety Advisor on behalf of a leading contracting, engineering and project management firm. This role will based in Wicklow and the successful candidate can be engaged on either a contract or permanent basis. Our client is interested in a Safety Advisor Engineer who has been involved in projects within a highly regulated environment e.g.  Pharma, Food & Beverages and Medical Devices. An excellent remuneration package is on offer and a clear path for career progression will be provided within this excellent organisation.

The role:

  • Providing EHS induction training for all site staff.
  • Carry out Risk assessments
  • Maintenance of Safety Statements across the site
  • Carry out various audits/inspections required under the Active Monitoring program.
  • Investigate accidents as required.
  • Ensure Near misses and Spill reports are completed.
  • Organise Health and safety training for all of our sites (manual training, forklift-driving, first aid, etc.).
  • Attend Weekly EHS Performance meetings.
  • Preparing EHS performance reports as required.
  • Maintenance of ISO Environmental Management System.
  • Management of Waste Collection Permits.
  • Dealing with Customers and Regulators on EHS matters, as required
  • Have a minimum of a Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to interact with stakeholders at all levels.
  • Experience working within a regulated environment i.e life sciences, food & beverage etc.
  • Excellent Presentation skills.
  • Ability to react quickly to emergency situations, if they arise.
  • Excellent organisational, attention to detail and proven problem solving skills.
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office packages.