SHEQ Advisor

Location Portlaoise
Discipline: Telecoms, Utilities, Professional Services
Salary: €45k-€55k
Contact name: Dean Slattery

Contact email:
Published: 11 months ago

The Company:

Our client is a leading private infrastructure design and build company. With offices across Ireland, they are involved in a multibillion Euro utility design and maintenance framework contracts. With ongoing expansion forecasted well into the decade, now is a great time to join. The company provides a hybrid working model for all staff as well as a clear pathway to career and educational progression.

The Role:

The HSQE Advisor is responsible for assisting with the development, maintenance and implementation of the safety, quality, energy and environmental management controls and procedures within the Company. The role will be region based in south Leinster, working directly with Company Operations teams and its Contractors, ensuring compliance with legislation, standards, policies, and procedures.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Reporting directly to the HSEQ Director with dotted line to Operations Manager

  • Work with the various functions across the company to ensure company compliance with systems and regulatory compliance.

  • HSQE point of contact with suppliers, which are appointed under the Construction Regulations as Project Supervisor Design Process (PSDP) and Project Supervisor Construction Stage (PSCS) in the rollout of the infrastructure.

  • Prepare HSQE documentation such as procedures, risk assessments, method statements, plans, etc.

  • Conduct site and office audits and inspections

  • Assist in maintaining the Integrated Management System (ISO 45001, ISO 9001, ISO 50001 & ISO 14001)

  • Prepare and deliver training courses including conducting training assessments

  • Maintain the various registers and trackers in relation to compliance

  • Daily/weekly reporting to management

  • Conduct incident/accident investigations and prepare reports for internal/external purposes

  • Provide advice and direction to staff and continuously promote a positive Health and Safety culture within the business.

  • Interact with regulatory bodies, partners, and external bodies

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:

  • Level 8 Honours Degree in a relevant Health and Safety and/or Environmental Qualification. Will consider other academic qualifications if requisite experience in HSEQ available.

  • Minimum of 2 years’ experience as a Health & Safety Professional.

  • ISO Internal Auditor Experience as an advantage

  • Excellent planning, organisational, training, teamwork, and presentation skills

  • Ability to respond to constantly changing priorities under pressure

  • Must possess the superior attention-to-detail and diligence creating highly detailed and clear documentation.

  • Full, clean driving licence

  • Ability to always represent the organisation in a professional manner

The Offer:

  • Up to €55,000 base salary

  • Company vehicle and Fuel Card

  • Full time, permanent contract

  • Laptop and phone

  • Performance related bonus

  • 21 days holidays