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McGraths Limestone are dedicated to maintaining high Health and Safety standards and have been the recipient of several Health and Safety awards over the years. We are seeking to recruit a Health and Safety Officer who will continue to maintain these high standards within the company.

Based in our Quarry in Cong, Co Mayo, the Health and Safety Officer will act as point of contact for EHS expertise, support implementation of the Integrated Management System (IMS) and maintain a safe working environment for all employees, Contractors and onsite visitors, by ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements.

 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Facilitate the communication and implementation of HSE policies and procedures to ensure compliance with all applicable regulations.
  • Support implementation of the Integrated Management System (IMS) and facilitate audits.
  • Carrying out/updating risk assessments, formulating preventative measures and monitoring conformance of Health & Safety measures within the Quarry
  • Responsible for being up to date with new Health & Safety Legislation and maintaining a working knowledge of developments within our industry
  • Management and review of subcontractor documentation.
  • Conduct Site Inductions with new employees/contractors at the beginning of work/operation on the site.
  • To prepare and arrange for the safety training of all new company employees.
  • Conduct Training and Toolbox Talks and document records.
  • Track all accidents and incidents to analyse trends and work closely with managers to identify root causes, opportunities for improvement and actions to prevent a reoccurrence.
  • Attend weekly management meetings to record any safety non-compliance and bring them to the attention of the Management Team.
  • Review and update company safety documentation as required.
  • Ensure compliance with Environmental requirements and planning permission conditions.
  • Carry out inspections, and audits, of employees and contractors and report on findings, and check compliance with corrective and preventative actions
  • Work closely with colleagues to bring best practice for behavioural safety to the organisation.
  • Gather, evaluate, organise, manage, and collate information in a variety of formats.

 

Skills and Experience

  • 3rd level qualification essential
  • 2/3 years’ experience essential
  • Previous Quarry/Construction experience is preferred
  • Strong IT experience essential.
  • Previous experience of delivering Health and Safety training and delivering professional presentations coupled with demonstrating relevant operational awareness and experience is an advantage.
  • Proven ability to build strong working relationships with colleagues and
    Senior Managers
  • Excellent communication skills and professional demeanour
  • Full proficiency in the use of MS Office Suite
  • Highly organised with excellent attention to detail
  • Immediate start available

Benefits

  • Company Vehicle
  • Company Laptop
  • Remuneration will be in line with qualifications and experience

 

Please send your CV either by post 

to

McGraths Limestone (Cong) Ltd, Cregaree, Cong, Claremorris, Co. Mayo, F31 W425

or

by Email: [email protected]

MCGRATHS LIMESTONE (CONG) LTD. IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER AND DOES NOT DISCRIMINATE AGAINST INDIVIDUALS ON THE BASIS OF GENDER, AGE, RACE, COLOUR, NATIONALITY, ETHNIC OR NATIONAL ORIGIN, RELIGION, MARITAL STATUS, FAMILY STATUS, SEXUAL ORIENTATION, DISABILITY OR MEMBERSHIP OF THE TRAVELING COMMUNITY.
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