Interested in joining the Wm. O’Brien team to deliver amazing heavy lift solutions around the world?

Who We Need

EHS Manager

We are looking for an exceptional candidate that has the drive and ambition to develop this role and further their career. This is a fantastic opportunity for a motivated person, the ideal candidate will have 1+ years EHS experience in a similar role as well as NEBOSH Qualification or Higher Diploma in Safety, Health & Welfare at Work.

Key Accountabilities:

  • Provide EHS support to the Crane Hire and other departments within the company, including the implementation of the Safety Management System, conducting site audits, participation at team workshops, and report compilation.
  • Carry out EHS inductions, training, risk assessments, and auditing to ensure compliance with policies and procedures.
  • Work closely with key internal & external stakeholders to understand systems gaps and support needs – implementing improvement opportunities when identified to ensure all aspects of WOB business are conducted in a safe and environmentally responsible manner.
  • Supporting the EHS audit programme. Inputting into the safety management system to record and monitor actions arising from internal and external audits, and tracking actions to close-out.
  • Incident/accident investigation and reporting.
  • Setting and achieving goals and objectives, according to agreed metrics and Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Support the development of the Integrated Management system (e.g., ISO 14001, ISO9001 and ISO45001)
  • Develop further the EHS culture of the Business.
  • Administration requirements of EHS&Q office.

If you are interested in this position, please email your cv to before 8th August 2021.


Trainee Crane Operators (Ireland)

If the idea of operating a crane is something that gets you excited, then the role of a trainee crane operator might just be for you! No experience is necessary but if you do have skills in operating a hi-ab or lorry driving, that would be an advantage. Also, a mechanical or fitter background would be of benefit.


If you are interested in this position, please email your cv to



Crane Operators (Ireland)

Ideal candidates must be able to work as part of a team while also showing initiative when working alone. Necessary certifications include: safe pass, CSCS ticket and manual handling training. Candidates must be safety conscious and have at least 2 years’ experience in the role.


If you are interested in this position, please email your cv to

Want to work at Wm. O’Brien but don’t see the perfect role listed here?

No problem. Simply email your CV, making sure to list relevant certifications, to We’re always on the lookout for exceptional talent.


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