Health and Safety Coordinator

Posted 19 January 2024
Salary £30000 - £35000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Environmental, Health & Safety
Contact NameKeara Lafferty

Job description

Vickerstock are partnered with a prestigious and award-winning structural engineering practice. We are seeking a dedicated Health and Safety Coordinator to join their team.

The company:

As industry leaders, they have earned numerous accolades for their groundbreaking designs and commitment to excellence. The team is fuelled by creativity, collaboration, and a shared vision of pushing the boundaries of what's possible in structural engineering.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Learns the Design ID Ethos
  • Supporting the development and delivery of health and safety across the organisation, ensuring this is fit for purpose and striving for best practice.Promoting a positive health and safety culture where employees are encouraged to report unsafe acts, behaviour, near misses.
  • Providing support to the business and teams to enable compliance with health and safety legislation.
  • Providing support to Team Leaders in the implementation of health and safety guidance and best practice.
  • Carrying out audits and inspections of work to ensure compliance with legislation and our health and safety management systems.
  • Reviewing and updating our health and safety management systems as required including the development and maintenance of safety-related documentation, policies, procedures, guidance notes and forms.

Qualifications and Experience

  • Experience of health and safety practice within the construction industry
  • Knowledge of current and pending HSE Directives for health and safety
  • Knowledge of current statutory health and safety law in the UK
  • Knowledge of Construction (Design and Management) Regulations (CDM)
  • Technician grade membership of IOSH (Tech IOSH) or above
  • CSCS Safety Professional card
  • Degree/Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety (Preferred)
  • Working towards chartered membership of IOSH - CMIOSH

Whats in it for you

  • The chance to join a multi award wining company
  • A market leading package including financial, well being and career development
  • Company discounts
  • A beautiful designed office and work space

Keara is a specialist Health, Safety and Environmental Recruitment Consultant who operates throughout all of Ireland, across all industries including Engineering, Manufacturing, FMCG and Construction. She operates on vacancies across all levels from Trainee to Officer to Lead and right into senior management.