Health & Safety Officer

Posted 02 May 2023
Salary Negotiable
Job type Permanent
DisciplineEnvironmental, Health & Safety Jobs
Contact NameConal Sheppard

Job description

Health & Safety Advisor

Role based in Derry/Londonderry

Job Ref: CS7648

What's in it for you?

  • Competitive Salary
  • Free healthcare for you and your dependents.
  • Life assurance cover
  • Access to global learning and development programs offering accredited and specialist training.
  • Full Time Permanent role

Working closely with a leading Manufacturing Business who are currently seeking a Health and Safety officer to join their growing team. This is an excellent opportunity for the right candidate.

Candidate Requirements:

  • A recognised Health and Safety Qualification & working knowledge of ISO 45001 standards.
  • The Ability to analyse information and attention to detail & working knowledge of MS Word and Excel
  • Ability to work as part of a team and / or on their own initiative.
  • A NEBOSH General Certificate in Health & Safety or similar.
  • Identify requirements and deliver for HSE Training. Deliver HSE training as necessary.
  • Collaborate with site teams; leadership, production, engineering, logistics, purchasing to ensure completion of HSE improvement plans, deployment of HSE/SIF roadmaps and to ensure safe working environment.
  • Collaborate within the site and externally to ensure the safety of contractors and visitors.
  • Support HSE budget as necessary; to process purchase orders and resolving invoice purchase order queries.
  • Coordinating and consulting with leadership teams.

The Role:

  • Writing internal health and safety policies/ strategies
  • Drawing-up safe operational procedures
  • Undertaking risk assessments & identifying potential hazards
  • Determining ways of reducing risks
  • Planning safe working practices and making necessary changes
  • Keeping up to date and ensuring compliance with current health and safety legislation
  • Ensuring that equipment is installed correctly/ safely & Writing reports
  • Planning and providing health and safety training courses for employees and managers
  • Investigating/ recording incidents, accidents, complaints, and cases of ill health
  • Compiling statistics & Making recommendations following accidents/ incidents
  • Liaising with relevant authorities & organising / attending health and safety meetings
  • Safely handling hazardous substances
  • Making regular site inspections & keeping up to date with developments within the profession
  • Making presentations to groups of employees/ managers.


If you have an interest in this Health & Safety Advisor role, please click 'apply' below and send a copy of your CV, or call Conal on 028 90 313 720 to discuss in confidence.