EHS Officer

Contact James Hickey
  • Salary: €48,000-€52,000
  • Location: IrelandLeinsterCarlow
  • Sector: Construction & Civils

We’re working with an innovative construction company in their search for a dedicated EHS Officer, committed to promoting safety and sustainability in the workplace. It’s a full-time position based in Carlow.

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  • Lead efforts to foster a positive EHS culture throughout the organization, emphasizing the importance of a safe working environment.
  • Develop and execute safety plans aligned with client requirements to ensure safe operations.
  • Ensure the presence and validity of all EHS documentation.
  • Generate safety reports detailing accidents, incidents, and safety concerns.
  • Review, update, and disseminate HSA Controlled Documentation.
  • Participate in the auditing process to assess compliance, report findings, and recommend improvements.
  • Proactively engage with operational teams to integrate EHS considerations at all project stages and identify relevant control measures.
  • Monitor and measure EHS objectives and targets in accordance with predefined metrics.
  • Ensure compliance with client requirements, legislation, and industry best practices.
  • Maintain a professional image for the company in interactions with the public and stakeholders.
  • Fulfill other responsibilities as required by the company from time to time.


  • A Level 7 or higher qualification in Health and Safety.
  • Previous experience in a similar role, preferably in the construction sector
  • Previous experience in the manufacturing industry is desirable.
  • Knowledge of the manufacturing/construction sector in Ireland.
  • Demonstrated ability to drive change and champion best practices.
  • Excellent communication skills and meticulous attention to detail.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office programs (Excel, PowerPoint) and a general aptitude for using new technologies (Mobile Apps, etc.).


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