Career Opportunity

Career Opportunity


Portlaoise, Republic of Ireland

HSE Officer

Reporting to: Business Manager
Division:        Industrial Services
Location:       Based in Portlaoise / Greenogue but must be available for Nationwide Travel

Main purpose of role:

To support the day to day management and development of health, safety and environmental matters for the Industrial Services Division. The role will involve all aspects of HSE.

General Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Coordinate and support the overall HSE program to ensure compliance with all regulatory and company requirements relating to Enva activities in Industrial Services and off-site works.
  • Responsibility for the supporting the ongoing maintenance and development of the Health, Safety & Environmental Management Systems, including:
  • To carry out risk assessment and hazard identification;
  • To effectively communicate HSE requirements to staff through meetings, feedback forums, toolbox talks and learn from events;
  • To coordinate manage and deliver HSE related training, (company requirements, procedures new legal requirements etc.), inductions, staff training etc.;
  • To draft SOPs & maintain appropriate records and documents;
  • To report on incidents and accidents, to carry out investigations and monitor follow up actions;
  • To monitor objectives and promote their delivery;
  • To support the maintenance of the legal registers;
  • To carry out HSE audits and inspections;
  • To generate awareness of HSE matters and seek to resolve issues that arise;
  • Coordination of required monitoring, measurement and calibration tasks;
  • To communicate effectively throughout the company on HSE issues and to actively participate in management meetings. 
  • Support communications and relationship with all Regulatory Bodies (EPA, HSA) to best represent the interests and intentions of the company.
  • To support the Group HSE Manager with regard to the development of group objectives.
  • To promote the development of a positive HSE culture within the organisation.
  • To provide reports relating to HSE as necessary to management.
  • To support the business needs of the company through innovative and efficient approaches in achieving HSE requirements that enhance the continuing development and growth of the company.
  • Support emergency planning and provision of support role to incidents as they arise and emergency situations.

 Qualifications / Skills/ Experience:

  • Third level qualification in Health & Safety is strongly preferred.
  • Additional qualification in an Environmental discipline is an advantage.
  • Ability to work on own initiative and be innovative.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Excellent organisational skills.
  • Ability to manage multiple tasks and priorities
  • Experience with ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 450001.
  • Highly PC literate; Word, Excel, Powerpoint, Outlook, etc.
  • DGSA qualification or knowledge of the carriage of dangerous good by road would be an advantage.
  • Experience in confined spaces, working at heights and chemical handling would be an advantage.
  • Relevant hands on experience in a similar environment would be an advantage.
  • Must have a full, clean, driving licence.

The above description is a general outline of the requirements of the role. It is not intended to be exhaustive and may be added to in the future depending on the needs of the business.

We offer an attractive salary package along with additional company benefits to include:

  • Work Life balance       
  • Commercial vehicle
  • Pension provision
  • Life Assurance
  • Flexible working environments
  • Learning and Development opportunities.

This job description is not exhaustive and may be modified as appropriate to ensure the efficient and effective operation of the business

Enva Ireland Ltd. is an Equal Opportunities Employer

No agencies please.