Opportunity for a HSE Officer to join our Belfast team.

Reports to: HSE Manager

Job Purpose: To support the HSE Manager in the promoting and maintaining the health, safety, and environmental culture within the company.


  • To ensure that every person in the company follows company safety policies required under the law.
  • Conduct risk assessments and list all the possible ways to reduce likelihood and severity.
  • Regularly inspect the work areas to ensure that company policies and procedures are followed.
  • Ensure that the company supports safe working practices and complies with the law.
  • Support the development of H&S strategies and plans.
  • Record and review all workplace accidents and incidents for reporting and statistical purposes.
  • Assist with creating management reports, including bulletins, newsletters, and toolbox talks.

About You:

  • NEBOSH General Certificate or 3rd level equivalent i.e., NCRQ
  • Highly Skilled in both written and spoken communication: you will need to explain Health, Safety and Environmental concepts and procedures to a variety of employees, contractor, and visitors.
  • Negotiating ability: you will need to encourage all employees to implement safety standards that can affect the speed and efficiency of the company’s operations.
  • Diplomacy: the job requires patience to secure everyone’s cooperation.
  • Analytical: you’ll need to understand complex ideas while presenting them in simple but accurate terms.
  • Skilled in IT.
  • Ability to comprehend Health, Safety and Environmental law and regulations.

The Package

  • Competitive base pay
  • 31 Days holiday
  • Company pension
  • Excellent L&D opportunities

To apply please contact people.skills@harland-wolff.com

Job Category: health and safety
Job Type: Full Time Permanent
Job Location: Belfast

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