Head of Safety

Head of Safety, Monaghan

Salary Range €80,000 + Benefits including Car Allowance

I am delighted to be working with a leading manufacturer based in Monaghan on the recruitment of their Head of Safety.

The Head of Safety will be responsible for developing and delivering the Health & Safety strategy and working with the senior management teams across their UK & Ireland businesses to ensure alignment with the wider business strategy and objectives.

The Head of Safety will be performance-driven and able to communicate clear and concise goals, yet also maintain a collaborative, team-oriented approach. Driven and self-directed, the successful candidate will energise internal teams and third parties to deliver positive change moving from a compliance-based to a cultural-driven safety environment.

On Offer

  • Salary up to €80,000 + benefits
  • 32 days holidays
  • Company Pension Scheme
  • Mon to Fri

They are an inclusive organisation where that value everybody’s contribution. They seek to empower and trust their people to do the right thing. Known within their industry for going the extra mile, for their customers and each other. They are always open to new ideas and respect all opinions.

The Role

Acting as an advocate for proactive and positive health and safety management, the Head of Safety will engage at all levels of the business to ensure that their standards for health, safety management are understood, implemented, and effectively managed.

The Head of Safety will also manage the Safety team of three officers and a safety Lead ensuring that they are effectively developed and supported to fulfil their roles and through that ensuring that there is adequate support and guidance.

You will also lead the implementation of ISO 45001 across the business along with streamlining the reporting structures.

What you will need:

  • Professionally qualified within the health and safety field (NEBOSH/NCRQ, BSc or MSc in Safety related discipline)
  • Knowledge and understanding of the safety, health and environmental challenges faced by a diverse organisation (e.g, manufacturing, warehouse, field-based, engineering, office-based employees).
  • An inspirational and motivational leadership style
  • A passion for health and safety
  • An autonomous, agile work ethic
  • Strong communication and influencing skills
  • A subject matter expert who can embed Health & Safety in the fabric of the business.
  • Someone coming from a similar level role within a business of comparable risk profile, who is knowledgeable and credible and who can provide the leadership required.
  • Strong communication skills and the ability to articulate the plan at all levels.

How do I apply?

If you're interested, please apply now using the link below

10 November 2022
Safety & Environmental
Ulster, Monaghan
Salary €80,000

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