Health & safety officer (construction)

Location UK / Derry

Job Type Permanent full-time, TemporaryContract

Salary £25000 - 35000

Updated 1 week ago

Reference 1353360

 Job Description

Opportunity for a Heath & safety officer to join leading construction firm

Vickerstock are currently recruiting for a Health & safety officer for a reccomended construction firm in Co. Derry

Our client is a well-established construction firm known for their exceptional delivery across residential, commercial and retail projects across Northern Ireland and the U.K.

Due to their continued success and expansion there is an opportunity for a Health & Safety officer to join their team.

Role Overview

Based in the office and a couple of days on site you will be responsible for maintaining extremely strict standards on a live project with high-volume public access as well as supporting standards throughout the company.


  • Responsible for implementing and maintaining H&S protocols
  • Tasked with reviewing accident and incident statistics to identify trends and focus on areas for improvement.
  • Managing and carrying out site inspections to ensure compliance with Health and Safety legislation and internal management systems
  • Chairing health and safety meetings.
  • Updating and reviewing method statements, risk assessments and safe systems of work
  • Carryout accident investigations and be instrumental in driving near miss reporting
  • Supporting managers to carryout toolbox talks and safety briefings

The Person

  • Health, & Safety experience within the construction industry
  • Extensive knowledge of H&S legislation applicable to the construction industry
  • NEBOSH diploma or equivalent
  • Graduate IOSH membership
  • Strong communication skills and IT literate on Microsoft office packages

To discuss this opportunity contact Melody Humphreys on 02890313720.