QHSE Officer

Job Overview

QHSE Officer

Permanent full time

Salary: €28,000 - €30,000

Entry role offering excellent opportunity to take the first step in your Health & Safety career.

About the role:

  • Accident / incident investigation and reporting
  • Review of risk assessments, method statements, QHSE plans and Local Work Instructions, as required
  • Undertake QHSE mobilisation of new contracts, as required
  • Reviewing service provision across all service streams to ensure compliance with clients QHSE standards
  • To undertake reactive and proactive monitoring of QHSE including incident investigation, audits, inspections and analysis of performance data.
  • Provide competent QHSE advice, guidance and support to managers across all sectors, obtaining specialist support when required.
  • Support the communication of important QHSE messages out to regional operational teams to help drive QHSE compliance
  • Support the implementation of corporate QHSE initiatives across the region to improve operational compliance
  • Assist in the periodic program of monitoring and auditing of compliance with relevant Mitie Policies and Procedures
  • Engage with QHSE regulators in the event of likely enforcement action or disputes.
  • Liaise with external 3rd parties such as clients and contractors with regards to the effective management of QHSE matters.

Learning & development responsibilities

  • Promote a positive QHSE culture and demonstrate how proactive QHSE adds value to the business
  • Improve and maintain accreditations to ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001.
  • Monitor and coordinate QHSE & Compliance related training across the portfolio
  • To provide competent advice, guidance, and support to operational teams to enable them to carry out their QHSE responsibilities.
  • Manage and support the wider QHSE Team as required on advice and training.

About You:

  • Relevant third level qualification in Health & Safety, Quality or related discipline.
  • A sound grasp of the practical implementation of ISO standards.
  • Enthusiastic, motivational, someone who strives for excellence
  • Take the initiative and drives for results
  • Excellent organizational skills with ability to prioritize key tasks
  • Honest, transparent and consistent
  • Gain and hold the respect of others
  • Have a flexible approach with a "can do" attitude
  • A willingness to be "on site" in our business
  • Passionate about QHSE and dedicated to further reducing & eliminating risks that may face colleagues while at work
  • Challenge and confront unsafe behaviours
  • Positive, open & collaborative personality

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