EHS Advisor

Contact Jake Kavanagh
  • Salary: €40000 - €60000 DOE
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterCarlow
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

Our client are currently seeking an intermediate EHS Advisor to join their team in Carlow. The client are an expanding Main Construction Contractor, working across a range of projects including Commercial , Residential & Pharma. The role has a lot of variety , time would be spent visiting different sites and completing the required paperwork in the office in Carlow. The role would suit someone who likes getting out visiting sites while being mentored by a Senior H&S Manager.


  • Conducting regular site audits
  • Carrying out required inspections as directed
  • Liasing with site supervision on shortfalls, necessary improvements and report back to EHS Manager
  • Ensure records of statutory inspections are kept up to date
  • Deliver H&S induction programs for new employees and contractors working on site
  • Managing and making recommendations for Personal Protection Equipment required
  • Organising and chairing H&S meetings got Contractor & Sub-contractors personnel
  • Advising / assisting Site Management in drafting and communicating RAMS.
  •  Compiling, updating and communication site Emergency Plans
  • Site safety equipment like fire extinguishers and first aid box inspections.
  • Collecting and collating relevant information for inclusion in the Safety File and preparing for handover to the Client at the end of the project.
  • Liaising with management in relation to Training requirements
  • Facilitating toolbox talks.
  • Assisting with ISO audit compliance
  • Liaising with main contractors and their site safety teams
  • Attending department meetings.


  • Third level EHS qualification
  • Minimum 2 years experience in an EHS role
  • Previous experience with Construction/Civils contractors on construction sites is a distinct advantage
  • Valid SAFE pass and manual handling certificates
  • Valid Irish driving licence is required
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office
  • Excellent multi tasking skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills

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