Health and Safety Officer (Night Shift) Job at Ayrton Group – in Dundalk, County Louth

Job Description

We have an immediate requirement for a Health and Safety Officer in the Pharmaceutical industry.* Please note, this will be a night shift role.*

You will provide advice on measures to minimize hazards or unhealthy situations. The ideal candidate will be detail-oriented and ready to act in emergencies. The goal is to establish a safe workplace according to legal standards and foster a culture of attention to health and safety.

Responsibilities: *

  • Conducting regular site audits/inspections to ensure health and safety compliance to Company and Client procedures/rules.
  • Advise and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.).
  • Review existing policies and measures and update according to legislation.
  • Initiate and organize health and safety training of employees and executives.
  • Inspect premises and the work of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity (e.g. not using protective equipment).
  • Oversee installations, maintenance, disposal of substances etc.
  • Stop any unsafe acts or processes that seem dangerous or unhealthy.
  • Record and investigate incidents to determine causes and handle worker’s compensation claims.
  • Prepare reports on occurrences and provide statistical information to upper management.
  • Reviewing the SWP’s (Safe Work Plans) for the tasks on site.


  • Hold a recognised third level qualification or Diploma in Health & Safety.
  • 3+ years proven experience as a Health & Safety officer is essential.
  • Knowledge and experience of the pharmaceutical industry or similar environment would be advantageous.
  • Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety.
  • Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics.
  • Operating under a site EHS team.
  • Ability to work night shift hours without any issues is essential.
  • Remuneration will be in line with qualifications and experience.

Job Type: Full-time

Work Location: Multiple Locations

About Company

Company: Ayrton Group –

Company Location:  Dundalk, County Louth

About Ayrton Group -