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Environmental Health & Safety Advisor

  • Location: Cork
  • Salary: Competitive
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 27 days ago

  • Sector: Advanced Facilities
  • Contact: Steven Garland
  • Contact Email:
  • Contact Phone: +353 (87) 662 4838
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 11 December 2021
  • Job Ref: 1038502
NRL are looking to speak with an Environmental Health and Safety Advisor for a permanent position with one of Ireland’s leading mechanical & Electrical engineering contractors.

Role Responsibilities:
  • Provide leadership and coordination of the EHS requirements with the Project Management Team(s) and to report constructively all EHS matters.
  • Providing advice, guidance, instruction and training in all EHS matters to management, safety representatives and employees (including where applicable to sub-contractors, suppliers and visitors to sites).
  • The EHS Advisor will be site based or cover multiple sites depending on requirements and will ensure that the EHS management systems for all the projects under their stewardship are implemented and maintained.
  • Carry out audits, inspections & incident investigation reports, establish corrective & preventive actions to prevent reoccurrence and to develop continuous improvements.
  • Prepare in conjunction with the site teams EHS Plans, Inductions, RAMS and other associated site documents.
  • Participate in Site meetings, report on business EHS risks, trends and recommend constructive actions towards continuous improvements.
Role Requirements:
  • Experience in similar industry on large scale projects within the Irish Market.
  • Experience with Construction Regulations & roles, and experience working with sub-contractors is essential.
  • Ability to work with client / main contractor Safety and Project teams.
  • Proactive in identifying positive and negative acts, ability to follow through with realistic corrective and preventive actions.
  • Up to date with Legislation, Guidance, Advice and Compliance.
  • High Level of IT Proficiency – Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and E-Mail, and capable of acquiring and applying detailed legal, technical and regulatory information
  • Good ability to report effectively and in an accurate and timely manner.
What’s in it for you:
  • Excellent package on offer with room for negotiations
  • Permanent position with a considerable portfolio of works