We are seeking a Quality Environment Health Safety Manager (12 Month Maternity Cover) in Co. Mayo

The Role

The main purpose of the role is to cover for a period of  maternity leave to ensure that we maintain our high Quality, H&S and Environmental standards and to further enhance and develop this high-performing function in the business and identify ways to add further value and opportunities.


Main Duties:

  • Implement Monitor and Maintain the Quality Management System,
  • Support the growth and development of new technologies, systems and business areas,
  • Assist in training and education to raise the profile and standards of Quality Health & Safety and Environmental within the organisation,
  • Assist in ensuring the highest standards of customer service is reflected in all aspects of procedures, processes and the culture of the company,
  • Ensure that corrective and preventative actions for actual or potential processes and/or systems deficiencies are identified and implemented,
  • Actively explore continuous improvements of the company’s processes and procedures in order to increase efficiencies of resources, reduce wastage and maximize customer service and satisfaction,
  • Champion quality process and procedures within the organisation and update and advise where necessary,
  • Build and maintain effective key relationships with other departments and internal customers,
  • Encourage and implement effective channels of communication and ensure consistency in approach in all communications,
  • Monitor and control internal & external audit findings to close out,
  • Schedule and conduct Internal Audits within the organization,
  • Assist colleagues when needed particularly with Complaints and CAPAs,
  • Monitor and control Complaints and CAPAs,
  • Review and monitor Environmental Aspects within the organization,
  • Prepare and submit Environmental data to external organisations as required,
  • Investigate any Accidents or Incidents and ensure the necessary corrective and preventative measure(s) are implemented,
  • Carry out Health and Safety Risk Assessments as required,
  • Prepare, host and record minutes of annual Management Review, prepare & issue meeting minutes report, raise and monitor any corrective actions identified,
  • Ensure the required Health and Safety inspections are carried out as required and followed
  • Perform additional ad hoc tasks as required by the The duties listed are not exhaustive.

Skills and Experience:

  • A highly self-motivated individual, with excellent organisational and communication skills,
  • Excellent listening skills which will enable you to recommend specific solutions, based on audit, evidence and justification,
  • Ethical with an empathetic approach you will have the ability to identify our internal customers’ needs and offer realistic solutions,
  • Experience in a similar quality and safety role required,
  • Experience of audits in SME and multi-national environments,
  • A good understanding and practical experience of how a business operates,
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • The ability to perform in a fast-paced environment



  • Business Cert  or  Diploma  in quality management and or  health and safety
  • QQI manual handling training  preferred

For more information, Contact Mairéad at Arcon Recruitment

Mairead Kelly, marketing and recruitment consultant at Arcon Recruitment Services. PHOTO: ALISON LAREDO

Mairéad Kelly

Recruitment Consultant

Mairéad initially joined our team as Marketing and Recruitment Co-ordinator. She quickly progressed to Recruitment Consultant and currently manages our busy Technical division. Mairéad is a proud Castlebar woman and holds a B.B.S from ATU Sligo. Mairéad recruits for positions in all areas of Technical/ Engineering and I.T.  She has built excellent relationships with companies large and small and has proved herself invaluable in solving their recruitment issues.


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