H+S+E OFFICER- Carrickfergus

Location Carrickfergus, County Antrim
Job Type Temporary
Salary £8.00 - £9 per hour
Published about 2 years ago
Start Date asap
Contact Carla McCamley
Job Ref BA 00649A

Job Description

Our client in the Carrickfergus area are looking to recruit a Health, Safety and Environmental Officer on a temporary basis

The role: Support the design, implementation and continuous improvement of all health, safety, environmental systems, ensuring the company retains accreditation to the relevant standards


  1. Support the HSE Manager to develop, implement, monitor and communicate all HSE policies and procedures, ensuring these meet legal, organizational and customer requirements and conform to the relevant standards (OHSAS 18001, COSHH, ISO14001 etc.)
  2. Support day to day HSE activities, including:
  • create, issue and review One Point Task Lessons
  • liaise with department managers to create, issue, review and control Risk and COSHH assessments
  • co-ordinate Permit to Work and Contractor systems, ensuring all relevant documents are up to date
  • maintain and update HSE legislation registers (NI & EC)
  • support accident investigations and liaise with department managers to implement controls
  • drugs and alcohol testing
  • dust, noise, and oil mist monitoring
  • document control
  • Maintain records for OHSAS 18001, ISO14001 and customer audits
  1. Conduct internal audits/site inspections, and liaise with external auditors/external bodies in surveillance audits/inspections when needed
  2. Deliver HSE awareness training/induction programs and participate in visitor plant tours etc.
  3. Prepare required reports in relation to HSE activities, accident claim reports, lost time accident reporting (HSENI) and RIDDOR reports
  4. Monitor and report HSE performance data and ensure internal/external communications are actioned
  5. Support the review, update and control of HSE Manuals, Policies and Procedures
  6. Compile, review and update Environmental Aspects, Environmental Impacts and Significant Impacts documentation
  7. Participate in information sharing, team working and continuous improvement programmes
  8. Practice good housekeeping and safety procedures
  9. Comply with all Company health, safety, quality and environmental standards
  10. Other duties as assigned

Essential Criteria:

  • Level 3 qualification in a relevant discipline (e.g. 2 A Level passes, HND, HNC or equivalent)
  • NEBOSH general certificate or working towards
  • Previous experience in a varied role supporting health and safety function
  • Experience of OHSAS 18001
  • Excellent communication, presentation and negotiation skills
  • Strong team player with excellent inter[ersonal skills
  • Analytical, problem solving and reporting skills
  • Planning, organising and time management abilities
  • Results focused, with the ability to work on own initiative
  • Strong leadership qualities
  • Attention to detail
  • IT literate, proficient in MS Office

Desirable Criteria:

  • Recpgnised environmental qualification or membership of professional body
  • Internal auditor qualification
  • experience within an engineering or manufacturing environment

Please Note:. This is only a short term contract

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