About the Job

Type - Full time Contract role Salary - £23,000-£28,000 Job Reference - JODSEL Location - Co. Tyrone


Our busy Manufacturing Client in the Dungannon area require a Health & Safety Officer for a 1 year Maternity Contract.

You role will be to further develop, audit and improve the Health & Safety and Environmental sections of the company’s Integrated Management System policy & procedures and hence ensure they are compliant with legislative requirements

Duties include:

  • Develop and implement the Health & Safety policy and management arrangements to ensure all working practices are safe.
  • Undertake risk assessments and reviews, including COSHH, Environmental impact and Manual Handling and develop subsequent safe systems of work.
  • Manage a comprehensive training matrix for all employees to ensure identified training needs are met, from induction to fundamental safe working practices to developmental learning.
  • Develop and maintain the company’s ISO 45001 and ISO 14001 standards, ensuring compliance with the standards and with relevant legislation.
  • Complete regular site inspections and audits to monitor compliance with HSE requirements and draw up corrective action plans with area supervisors to address identified non-compliances.
  • Organise necessary external inspections
  • Investigate all accidents, near misses and complaints of ill health and complete future preventative actions.
  • Implement & develop the sub-contractors’ policy and procedures.
  • Maintain all necessary records for effective HSE management and complete all aspects of HSE administration.
  • Respond to employee safety and environmental concerns and implement systems for improvements.
  • Assess new materials to ensure they comply with necessary HSE requirements and ensure all new equipment/ plant is installed correctly and maintenance records are retained.
  • Monitor and enforce company policies e.g. fire safety, drugs & alcohol, quality, environmental

Essential Criteria:

  • NEBOSH Certificate and
  • 2+ years equivalent experience in a Health & Safety role
  • Good working knowledge of HSE legislation
  • Excellent communication, interpersonal and organisational skills
  • Strong negotiating, analytical and problem solving skills
  • Proficient in use of MS Office applications

Salary range – £23000 – £28000
Hours of work – 8am – 5pm Monday to Thursday and 8am – 2pm on a Friday

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