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Health & Safety Administrator

Job Title: Health & Safety Administrator
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Galway
Industry:
REF: 98540
Job Published: about 1 month ago

Job Description

Contact: Vanessa Lynch
Email: recruit@hero.ie
Telephone: 0860462367

Health & Safety Administrator
Our client, a company in Galway are currently looking to recruit a Health & Safety Administrator for their site.

Summary:
This position plays a vital role in ensuring that the Health and Safety Department runs effectively and efficiently while also providing an essential support service to the H&S Officer. The successful candidate will be based at our main office in Galway, although they may be required to travel to work at any location linked to the company.

Responsibilities as Health & Safety Administrator;
  • Develop, monitor, implement and audit Health and Safety procedures/policies
  • Update and maintain Health and Safety procedures and the Organisations Safety Statement in compliance with Regulatory and environmental requirements
  • Assist in carrying out risk assessments and ensure risks are reduced
  • Keep record of incidents and produce statistics for senior management
  • Keep up to date on new legislation and maintain a working knowledge of all Health and Safety Authority (HSA) Legislation and any developments effecting the industry
  • Provide Training, Induction, Refresher and Manual Handling Training as required
  • Improve the health and safety culture, through training and awareness campaigns
  • Deal with any ad-hoc duties that may arise
  • Ordering of supplies for sites such as P.P.E & ensuring they are registered, signed for and that there is always a stock of same
  • Supporting the EHS Officer in general admin duties
  • Partake in Toolbox Talks, where necessary, to raise awareness of specific hazards in the workplace to other employees
  • Maintaining & testing of emergency equipment on sites

Requirements as Health & Safety Administrator:
  • A Degree or diploma in Health & Safety an advantage but not essential
  • A hardworking individual looking to gain experience, with a positive attitude and willingness to learn on the job
  • Proficiency in MS Excel, Word and PowerPoint

For further information on this Health & Safety Administrator role in Galway please contact Vanessa Lynch on 086 0462367 / recruit@hero.ie

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