Health & Safety Officer - FMCG


If you are a spectacular Health & Safety Officer looking to kickstart your career with an amazing company then keep reading!

This is a one of a kind job with a food manufacturing company that is constantly growing and is looking for someone like you to join their Health & Safety team and ensure implementation of all safety systems across multiple sites.

This is a permanent (full-time) job based in County Kilkenny.

What will you do in this job?

  • You will ensure compliance with Safety, Health and all other relevant codes of practice, regulatory requirements and legislation of the Republic of Ireland.
  • You will assist the EHS Manager in implementing the identified safety and health management systems.
  • You will assist Supervisors and Managers in accident investigations.
  • You will carry out regular safety inspections in all areas and ensure any corrective actions recommended are implemented.
  • You will be responsible for the organisation and presentations for various meetings including safety rep meetings and incident reviews, and following up on actions arising.
  • You will carry out risk assessments on existing and new processes and equipment.
  • You will ensure emergency equipment is appropriate and maintained with records in place.

What do you need to be successful in this job?

  • You have a third level qualification or diploma in Health and Safety.
  • You have knowledge of Irish Health and Safety legislation.
  • You are proficient in Word, Excel and PowerPoint computer packages.
  • You are confident, ambitious and with attention to detail.
  • If you can deliver Manual Handling trainings, that would be amazing, but that's not a deal breaker if you don't.

What's in it for you?

  • A competitive salary and plenty of opportunities to learn and grow within the company!

The Next Step for you:

Interested in this role? Please send your CV to Simona Morelli at Next Generation Recruitment by clicking on the Apply button!

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