Health & Safety Officer

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Environmental Health & Safety Officer Job Derry

Salary £30,000 - £40,000

Company: Our client, a leading engineering company based in Derry, are seeking a dedicated and experienced Health & Safety Officer to join their team. This is an excellent opportunity to work with a dynamic organisation committed to maintaining the highest standards of health and safety.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Ensure compliance with health and safety legislation and company policies.
  • Conduct regular audits to maintain ISO certification (OHSAS 45001/ISO14001).
  • Investigate accidents, identify root causes, and update documentation.
  • Manage employers' liability insurance claims and liaise with insurance professionals.
  • Provide support for incident investigation and reporting.
  • Conduct various risk assessments and develop safe working procedures.
  • Perform facility and equipment inspections to identify and mitigate potential hazards.
  • Manage and control all HSE systems and schedules.
  • Conduct occupational health and safety surveys and make recommendations.
  • Develop and test emergency preparedness and response plans.
  • Organize employee health surveillance and communicate findings.
  • Monitor the "permit-to-work" system and contractor compliance.
  • Develop, implement, and enforce HSE policies in line with legislation.
  • Implement environmental initiatives to minimize waste and energy consumption.
  • Maintain and update HSE documentation.
  • Ensure availability of medical, first aid, and occupational health resources.
  • Organize and facilitate emergency preparedness and response training.
  • Coordinate statutory inspections and certifications.

Essential Criteria:

  • General NEBOSH or safety training certificate.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in a Health & Safety Management Role.
  • Knowledge of HSE legislation and best practices.
  • Experience in maintaining HSE systems across a business.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, particularly Excel, report writing, and document management.
  • Familiarity with HSE Management Systems, Accident Investigation, ISO 45001, and ISO 14001.

Personal Skills:

  • Strong HSE management skills.
  • Proficiency in health and safety management systems.
  • Ability to investigate accidents and incidents.
  • Knowledge of IMS 45001 & 14001  and NEBOSH.
  • Familiarity with environmental management systems.

If you are a proactive and experienced Health and Safety Officer seeking a new challenge with a reputable engineering company in Derry, we encourage you to apply. Join a team committed to maintaining a safe and compliant working environment.

To apply, please submit your CV  detailing your relevant experience and qualifications. Please Note: We have checked with our client and they will not support an application for visa sponsorship and all applicants for this role must have an unrestricted right to work in the UK


3 January 2024
Health & Safety
EHS Officer
Ulster, Derry
Salary £30,000 - £40,000

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