Health and Safety Practitioner

Posted 14 March 2024
Salary £30000 - £40000 per annum
Job type Permanent
Discipline Environmental, Health & Safety
Contact NameKeara Lafferty

Job description

Vickerstock are currently partnered with one of the largest independent multi-disciplinary consultancies in Northern Ireland, committed to delivering excellence in every project. With a diverse portfolio spanning various sectors including construction, engineering, environmental, and more, they are dedicated to providing innovative solutions and ensuring the highest standards of safety and compliance.

We are presently seeking an appropriately experienced health and safety practitioner within the construction industry. This individual should be capable of undertaking various roles, including that of Principal Designer/CDM advisor for projects primarily based in Northern Ireland and Great Britain, with the possibility of also serving in PSDP capacities for projects in the Republic of Ireland.

Essential Criteria:

  • Successfully completed a professional health and safety related qualification Level 3 minimum (eg NEBOSH National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health or the National Certificate in Construction Health and Safety, NVQ or suitable equivalent standard)
  • 5+ years related experience working in a similar health and safety design and/or risk management role in the construction industry
  • Knowledgeable in the latest relevant legislation and standards to conduct a health and safety role
  • Capable of undertaking construction health and safety site inspections and reviewing contractor documentation
  • Available to travel - Full driving licence


  • Healthshield Cash Plan Scheme
  • Enrolment in the Company Pension contributory scheme
  • Continued professional development including the need for specific training / upskilling to develop your career
  • Professional membership fees paid (where directly linked to role)
  • Company social events and participation in community focused activities

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.