Here at Osborne, we are excited to be working with our client, a leading Irish Agricultural produce company, in seeking a Health and Safety Graduate to join their growing team in Naas, Co. Kildare. The successful candidate will be offered a place on their Graduate program with an immediate start.
The Ideal Candidate:
Preferably college work placement experience in the area of health and safety
A relevant qualification is required
Good communication skills to explain safety procedures and regulations
Proficient in computer applications and MS Office
Ability to work on own initiative or as part of a team
Excellent administrative and literacy skills for compiling and producing reports
Good attention to detail
Firmness and the ability to consult with departmental mangers to enforce the law where necessary
Assist in the promotion of a strong health and safety culture within the workplace through a robust near miss and hazard reporting system.
Continuous involvement and communication with H&S Manager and other department representatives
Carry out safety inspections on a regular basis, prepare reports, assist in the implementation of corrective and preventative measures, and liaise with key department representatives to facilitate close out on items highlighted
Support the scheduling of new and on-going safety related training requirements, ensuring all mandatory training is reviewed and delivered on time. Support the development and distribution of health and safety communications, such as toolbox talks and safety alerts to proactively strive for continual improvement
Assist in managing arrangements for emergency preparedness across the site in relation to areas including fire safety, chemical safety, and work-related vehicles
Assist the H&S Manager with the Contractor Management Programme for the site. Assist in delivering training on contractor requirements to all contractor managers, update contractor information and audit approved contractors and their activities. Review relevant safety documentation to ensure compliance with site and legal requirements.
Continually analyse safety data to identify trends, areas for improvement to prevent reoccurrence of accidents, incidents and poor safety behaviours
Keep abreast of H&S Regulations and assist with on-going compliance with legal and company requirements
Assist with the development of the health and safety enterprise system. Identify areas for continual improvement and system growth. Take a lead on system projects from start to completion including project objective, scope, benefits, communication, and training
Continual review policies, procedures, risk assessments and safety statements to ensure all documents are in accordance with business operations.
For more information please apply through the link provided for the attention of Jamie Smyth or call Osborne Recruitment on 01 638 4400 If you are interested in finding out more about the above role and would like to be considered for this or other suitable roles that we may have available for your skill set – please attach your CV via the link provided. Please submit your updated CV in Word Format If you are living in Ireland and hold a VALID WORK PERMIT, we would love to hear from you, if however, you do not hold a valid work permit unfortunately we will not be in a position to assist you with your job search. Osborne are proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer.