Health & Safety Officer (Keelings Ltd)
06th Apr, 2021 Read time 1 minute

Health & Safety Officer (Keelings Ltd)

Company Website: https://www.keelings.ie/
Location: Dublin
Last Updated: 6th April 2021

Keelings wish to appoint a Health & Safety Officer based across its facility in in St Margaret’s & North County Dublin.

Reporting directly to the Health & Safety Manager and working as part of a wider team of H&S and related professionals.

Main Responsibilities

  • Ensuring that management is advised on and understands all matters relating to the Safety of personnel, such as safe working practices, equipment
  • Actively arrange to complete and review risk assessments, assessing workplace hazards, considering how risks could be reduced, formulating preventative measures including safe working procedures/safe systems of work and monitoring conformance
  • Ensuring emergency response procedures are maintained and updated as required
  • Carrying out regular site inspections & audits to check policies and procedures are being properly implemented
  • Report and Investigate incidents when they occur and ensure root causes identified, mitigated and communicated
  • Provide Day to Day support to the Health & Safety Manager
  • Assist with development, implementation and recording of key H&S Metrics and data analysis

Key Skills

  • A good working knowledge of all relevant H&S legislation and keeping up to date with all developments in our industry.
  • Minimum requirement is a Diploma in Occupational Health & Safety essential
  • Desired Candidate should have 2-3 years’ experience
  • Computer literate with a good working knowledge of Microsoft suite and you must be proficient in Excel
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Excellent reporting skills within safety documentation
  • Flexible to work outside normal business hours when the need arises
  • The ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines
  • A self-starter with the ability to work on own initiative in a busy FMCG manufacturing business working across several Business Units and open to new challenges
  • In addition successful candidate will be highly motivated and able to demonstrate problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Candidate must possess a full clean Irish driving licence.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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