Environmental Manager



Optimize Recruitment are working with a telecommunications firm with a strong portfolio of projects to recruit an experienced Health, Safety & Environmental Manager to join their team on a full-time, permanent basis.
The Health, Safety & Environmental Manager will be responsible for the operational safety, health, and environmental performance across all sites.
The successful candidate will work closely with the management team and sub-contractors to provide an integrated service in all aspects of HSE.
The Health, Safety and Environmental Manager will ideally live within commuting distance of Carlow as this is an office-based role, with part-time remote working. The business operates sites throughout Ireland, which the HSE Manager will be required to visit.

responsibilities :

  • Review and update the HSE plan regularly in conjunction with the Head of Shared Services.
  • Ensure compliance and promote good word practices.
  • Create, monitor, and assess appropriate health and safety management audits for the sites.
  • Oversee the HSE team.
  • Carry out internal auditing and inspection of the HSE system to ensure continuous improvement of the system.
  • Support and drive the operational teams to ensure continuous improvement, reduce risk and implement change management to improve current processes.
  • Create specific site method statements, risk assessments, site induction and safe systems of work.
  • Develop, manage, and deliver training and coaching on key HSE topics.
  • Lead on accident, incident investigations and root cause analysis studies.
  • Take a leadership role in waste management across the organisation.
  • A third level qualification in Health & Safety and/or Environmental Science or related discipline essential.
  • 5+ years’ experience in a similar role, ideally within the Telecoms/Construction/Manufacturing or Industrial sector.
  • A good understanding of Lean manufacturing and experience in implementing lean projects.
  • Experience in developing and implementing behavioural and Health & Safety Management Systems.
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of Irish EH&S legislation.
  • Must be proficient in the use of computers. Possess good working knowledge of IT systems such as Windows 10, Sharepoint, Teams etc.
  • Must have a genuine passion for Safety, Health, and Environmental issues.

Organization Optimize Recruitment
Industry Management
Occupational Category Environmental Manager
Job Location Carlow,Ireland
Shift Type Morning
Job Type Full Time
Gender No Preference
Career Level Intermediate
Experience 2 Years
Posted at 2022-09-09 6:34 pm
Expires on 2023-04-30