Trainee Safety Officer

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewable Market.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will join an experienced international team of multi-disciplinary experts to deliver an important Project in the Dublin Area. The successful candidate will be responsible for assisting with the H&S function on a busy construction project. The successful candidate will become a key member of the team reporting directly to the Senior Project Health & Safety Officer.

The Safety Administrator will be required to take ownership of safety related tasks, as assigned by the Senior Safety Officer and Project Manager, and deliver on these tasks within agreed time frames:

Assist in Implementing and Managing a safety management system on site:

  • Maintain Risk assessments for work areas and assist in developing Method Statements.
  • Screen contractors, their documents, including training records, plant records and similar
  • Schedule safety inductions and provide support and assistance to colleagues, subcontractor personnel and other third parties.
  • Maintain records of site safety inspections, audits, incidents, near miss and good catch as required and assist management personnel with appropriate action plans.
  • Conduct regular reviews on corrective actions arising from incidents.

Essential Requirements:

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Applications

Desirable Skills:

  • Recent H&S Qualification
  • Experience in the construction industry

Safety Officer

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewables Market.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will join an experienced international team of multi-disciplinary experts to deliver several contracts. Operating Nationwide, the successful candidate will be responsible for the H&S function on a number of OHL construction projects and sites. The successful candidate will become a key member involved in numerous projects nationwide reporting directly to the Health & Safety Manager.

This role will include the following key activities:

The Safety Officer will be required to take ownership of safety related tasks, as assigned by the Safety Manager and Project Manager, and deliver on these tasks within agreed time frames.

  • Ensure the management and coordination of safety throughout all phases of the Projects, from Engineering, to the Procurement and Construction.
  • Liaise with relevant stakeholders in project implementation to achieve project and company goals.
  • Ensure compliance with Health & Safety and Construction Regulations and Prepare necessary project reports
  • Proactively participate in the Performance Management process to ensure delivery of own, and the wider teams, objectives.
  • Develop and assist with compilation of Work Method Statements and Risk Assessments
  • Promote Safety Culture
  • Attend Monthly Progress Meetings
  • Attend Supervisor Team Briefings – Promote a Safety Culture amongst the team
  • Support the Project Managers generally on health and safety matters as required
  • Accident / Incident Investigations
  • Site Audits to monitor compliance with legislative, process and safety standard requirements

Desired Skills and Experience:

  • A relevant third level Qualification in Health & Safety
  • A minimum of 3 years proven construction site work experience
  • Must have previously worked on construction sites in a Safety Officer Role
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in the use of Microsoft Office Applications
  • Full Drivers Licence

Overhead Lineworker Traineeship

Gaeltec’s core areas of expertise are Energy Transmission and Distribution Systems and Telecommunications Fibre Network Solutions.

With the Overhead Lineworker Traineeship we are selecting a new generation of professionals to join our team in an exciting opportunity with vast career progression opportunities.

In the Overhead Lineworker Traineeship the selected candidates will be given the opportunity to develop a career in the Power sector, and will develop the necessary knowledge and skills involved in the Construction and Maintenance of Overhead Power Lines across all voltages.

The programme takes place in Kilkenny, and starts on the 16th of April 2018.

The selection process of candidates is now open, and candidates should apply by submitting their CV to Gaeltec Utilities Ltd, on hr@gaeltecutilities.com and must reference “Overhead Lineworker Traineeship”

Candidates must fulfil the following entry requirements:

  • Must have driving license
  • Must pass a medical assessment
  • Must be able to work at heights
  • Must possess the minimum fitness levels for a role of this kind
  • Must be willing to work nationwide
  • Previous experience in Construction or Agriculture is considered a plus
  • Over 18 years of age

 

Digger drivers and Banksman

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewable Market.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • ESB Live Poling experience
  • A minimum 3-4 years’ experience is essential
  • Be available for an immediate start
  • A good understanding and respect for Health and Safety in a construction environment.
  • Safe Pass, manual handling training and relevant CSCS.
  • Clean driver’s licence.

The selection process for this role will include candidate screening from application.

If you wish to be considered for this position please forward your Curriculum Vitae to hr@gaeltecutilities.com.

Experienced Digger Operator

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewable Market.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • A minimum 5 years’ experience in operating excavators is essential
  • A Valid Safe Pass Card and Manual Handling Certificate.
  • CSCS ticket for 180 and 360 excavators.
  • A good understanding and respect for Health and Safety in a construction environment.
  • Clean driver’s licence.
  • HGV license is considered a plus
  • Fluent English essential

The selection process for this role will include candidate screening from application.

If you wish to be considered for this position please forward your Curriculum Vitae to hr@gaeltecutilities.com.

Experienced HGV driver

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewable Market.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • A minimum 3-4 years’ experience in driving is essential
  • Be available for an immediate start
  • Drivers card essential
  • HI-AB experience and ticket essential
  • Fluent English essential
  • A good understanding and respect for Health and Safety in a construction environment.
  • Safe Pass and manual handling training.
  • Clean driver’s licence.

The selection process for this role will include candidate screening from application.

If you wish to be considered for this position please forward your Curriculum Vitae to hr@gaeltecutilities.com.

Senior project engineer / Project manager – Civils

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewable Market.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will join an experienced team operating from the company headquarters in Kilkenny, and will become a key member involved in numerous projects nationwide working in a project management and engineering capacity.

This role will include the following key activities:

  • Support Head of Department in the delivery of key Civil Engineering and Project Management duties.
  • Assist in ensuring that projects are delivered on time, within budget and in accordance with specifications and contract requirements.
  • Liaise with relevant stakeholders in project implementation to achieve project and company goals.
  • Ensure compliance with Health & Safety and Construction Regulations and Construction Quality Assurance. Assess interim and final accounts.
  • Prepare reports including monthly progress reports, minutes, cost reports etc.
  • Assist with tender and contract documentation including specifications, bills of quantities and drawings.
  • Proactively participate in the Performance Management process to ensure delivery of own, and the wider teams, objectives.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Civil Engineering Degree
  • Minimum 5+ year’s engineering experience
  • Strong project management skills
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Applications
  • AutoCAD
  • Full Driver’s license

The selection process for this role will include candidate screening from application.

If you wish to be considered for this position please forward your Curriculum Vitae to hr@gaeltecutilities.com.

Senior Electrical Engineer (Transmission & Distribution)

Overview:

Gaeltec Utilities Ltd wishes to recruit a motivated and energetic professional wishing to expand their professional development and seek an exciting opportunity within a growing business operating in the Energy and Renewable Market.

Job Description:

The successful candidate will join an experienced international team of multi-disciplinary experts to deliver EPC contracts. Working from the company headquarters in Kilkenny, the successful candidate will become a key member involved in numerous projects nationwide working as a senior electrical engineer reporting directly to the project manager.

This role will include the following key activities:

  • Partake in effective designs which conform to all codes of practice and industry standards in Substation Design and Build projects up to 220kV.
  • Support the Electrical Engineering department in the delivery of electrical designs.
  • Ensure the management and coordination throughout all phases of the Projects, from Engineering, to the Procurement and Construction.
  • Liaise with relevant stakeholders in project implementation to achieve project and company goals.
  • Ensure compliance with Health & Safety and Construction Regulations and Construction Quality Assurance.
  • Prepare necessary project reports
  • Assist with tender and contract documentation including specifications, bills of quantities and drawings where required.
  • Proactively participate in the Performance Management process to ensure delivery of own, and the wider teams, objectives.

Qualifications and Skills:

  • Electrical Engineering Degree
  • Minimum 5+ year’s electrical engineering experience
  • Electrical Substation Design is essential
  • Experience with ESB and Eirgrid specifications, from medium voltage up to 220 kV is an advantage.
  • Project Management Experience is of an advantage
  • Excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills
  • Proficient in use of Microsoft Office Applications
  • AutoCAD
  • Full Driver’s license

If you wish to be considered for this position please forward your Curriculum Vitae to hr@gaeltecutilities.com.

The selection process for this role will include candidate screening from application.