Health & Safety Officer – Market-Leading Business
Job Ref : ACBJK2112/NM
Bray, Co Wicklow
If you are an eagle-eyed H&S professional looking to develop your career with an internationally operating business, our client would love to hear from you.
Founded in 1992, our client is a leading developer, manufacturer and marketer of high quality diagnostic test kits. They are now looking for a Health & Safety Officer to join their team.
Our client’s continued success is based on the fact that as a company, they consistently achieve standards of excellence and quality in everything they do. In this important role, you will help our client to maintain these high standards and retain their market-leading status.
Supporting the HR Team, as a Health & Safety Officer, you’ll ensure that our client’s scientific operations are in-line with H&S legislation.
You’ll monitor near accidents, accidents, observations and medically treated cases, as well as identifying hazards and carrying out risk assessments.
Ensuring that all policies are up-to-date, you’ll investigate any incidents, perform audits and assist with the training of employees. Additionally, you’ll liaise with regulatory bodies such as the EPA and HSA.
Your other duties will involve:
– Providing H&S induction programmes
– Delivering and completing statutory notifications to the HSA
– Making recommendations regarding Personal Protection Equipment (PPE)
– Compiling, updating and communicating site emergency plans
– Ensuring that First Aiders are available on-site
Interested? To be considered, you will need:
– At least two years’ experience in an H&S role
– Experience of managing safety on-site
– Excellent leadership and training skills
– An H&S certificate, diploma or degree
Detail-oriented and methodical, as a Health & Safety Officer, you’ll have outstanding communication and presentation skills. You’ll also have a hands-on approach to problem-solving, strong relationship-building abilities and a positive attitude.
Experience gained within the in vitro diagnostics industry would be beneficial.
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