Site Safety Officer (DC) Dublin

Job Description

Position:        Site Safety Officer (DC) Dublin
Location:        Dublin, Ireland
Salary:            €55,000 – €65,000
Experience:    3+ years

Alpine Recruitment is seeking a Site Safety Officer for an established T1 Contractor in Dublin, Ireland. Our client has been to the fore in the construction of various flagship projects throughout Ireland and abroad including sports stadiums, healthcare facilities, airports, motorways, and hi-tec/pharma/datacentres.

Hiring Company:
An international Tier One Building and Civil Engineering Contractor with a wide-ranging portfolio in Ireland, the UK, Europe, and the Middle East. Their focus includes Retail, Pharmaceutical, Renewable Energy, Infrastructure, Hi-Tec/Life Science, Residential, Healthcare, Education, and Hospitality with projects ranging in value up to €400 million. They offer competitive salaries and genuine career advancement prospects.

Job Description:
Ensure compliance with health and safety standards, conduct risk assessments, and implement safety plans specific to hi-tech construction projects. Lead incident investigations, provide specialised training, and maintain accurate safety records.

  • Risk Assessment, Mitigation and Regulatory Compliance: Conduct risk assessments and formulate mitigation strategies tailored to datacenter and hi-tech construction projects. Enforce adherence to health and safety regulations, codes of practice, and industry standards.
  • Safety Planning and Site Inspections: Develop and maintain project-specific health and safety plans customised for datacenter and hi-tech installations. Ensure safety compliance through regular site inspections and promptly address any instances of non-compliance.
  • Incident Investigation and Documentation: Take charge of investigations, analyse incidents, and provide recommendations for preventive measures. Document and maintain precise safety records, including inspection reports, incident documentation, and training records.
  • Safety Training and Emergency Response: Deliver specialised training addressing datacenter and hi-tech hazards and safe working practices. Formulate comprehensive emergency response plans, coordinate responses, and ensure swift reactions during critical situations.
  • Equipment Safety: Supervise equipment safety, ensuring strict adherence to lifting operation standards as per BS 7121/IS361.
  • Collaboration & Communication: Cultivate a safety-focused culture, facilitate transparent communication, and seamlessly integrate safety protocols into project schedules and budgets.


  • BA degree in Health & Safety, Construction Management, or equivalent (e.g., NVQ Level 4)
  • IOSH/NEBOSH or equivalent health & safety certification.
  • Proficiency in lifting operations (BS 7121/IS361) and Temp Works Awareness, incl. TWC role.
  • Completion of relevant training (Local PD, CDM, PSDP, PSCS).
  • Strong written/verbal skills, IT proficiency.
  • Familiarity with Irish health & safety regulations.
  • Datacentre experience preferred but in not a prerequisite


  • Competitive Salary €55,000 – €65,000 (DOE).
  • Company Vehicle/Car Allowance.
  • Generous contributory pension.
  • Health & Life Insurance.
  • Continuous Professional Development (CPD).
  • Professional membership and subscription fees covered.
  • Five-plus weeks annual leave not including bank/public holidays.

About Us:

  • Established in 2004, Alpine Recruitment Group is a dedicated recruitment solutions business with offices in Ireland and the United Kingdom.
  • We offer our services in permanent, temporary, contract and executive recruitment.
  • We are the partner of choice for leading main contractors, developers, and consultants in Ireland & overseas.
  • Our team of consultants with industry backgrounds treat career-seeking candidates with the same high service as our clients.
  • We aim to develop authentic business partnerships that extend past the initial recruitment process.
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  • Salary €55,000 - €65,000
  • Location Dublin, Leinster
  • Contract Full Time
  • Last update 07 December 2023
  • Job Ref RBSSE10