Health, Safety & Environmental Manager - Osborne
Job Summary
  • Waterford
  • Permanent
  • 8th September 2023
  • €85,000
  • Ref ID: #37882

Job Description

  • Location: Waterford, Waterford
  • Type: Permanent
  • Job #37882
  • Salary: €85,000

Our client is seeking a highly skilled and experienced HS&E Manager to join their dynamic team in the manufacturing sector, with their headquarters based in Waterford City. This senior role will report directly to the Senior Plant Manager and to the Regional HSE Manager. 

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure effective integration and continual improvement of HSEMS and international standards
  • Establish structure and responsibilities for HSEMS implementation
  • Develop plans to address gaps and enhance system maturity
  • Define accountabilities and resource needs for HSEMS administration
  • Integrate HSEMS roles and responsibilities into the business
  • Assess and monitor the supporting structure and responsibility for HSEMS
  • Establish key roles and expectations for HSEMS execution
  • Assure individuals assigned HSE responsibilities have necessary authority and resources
  • Determine criteria and methods for effective operation and control of the HSEMS
  • Incorporate measurable HSEMS goals and objectives into the performance management process
  • Conduct AOP Reviews to define specific strategic initiatives and metrics
  • Report HSE performance and critical objectives to top management
  • Develop and implement a documented HSE Behaviour and Culture Procedure
  • Enforce HSEMS compliance for all employees, contractors, and visitors
  • Communicate company policies to all personnel and interested parties
  • Maintain records demonstrating conformance to HSE requirements
  • Ensure environmental compliance and report to the Environmental Protection Agency
  • Plan energy management activities in alignment with the organization's energy policy
  • Implement systems for effective communication of HSE messages
  • Oversee facilities management responsibilities through the Facilities Manager role


  • Degree in Health & Safety with a Certificate in Environmental Science or Safety
  • Minimum of five years relevant experience in fast-paced manufacturing, preferably in a multinational organization
  • Strong knowledge of Irish H&S and Environmental Legislation
  • Commitment to safety-first culture and continuous improvement
  • Excellent relationship-building and communication skills
  • Proficient in data analysis, written and verbal communication, and presentation skills
  • Results-oriented with proactive and efficient work approach
  • Ability to handle pressure, complexity, and changing priorities
  • Strong problem-solving abilities
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • Proficiency in MS Office.

For further information please contact and send your updated CV to Stefan Ion in confidence at [email protected] if you are interested in finding out more about the role and would like to be considered.

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



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    Job Summary
    • Dublin
    • Permanent
    • Nov 17, 2022
    • Competitive
    • Ref ID: 123456