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EHS Engineer

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20653

Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is keen to hire an EHS Engineer to join their team in Sligo on an initial 9-month contract. Reporting to the EHS Leader, the EHS Engineer will provide the resources necessary to ensure the effective management of EHS&E on-site.

Major Responsibilities (Full job description available on request):

  • Preparation and submission of regulatory reports for the EPA, HSA etc.
  • Auditing to ensure compliance with the IPPC license, safety standards, and corporate management and technical standards.
  • Risk Assessments of the facilities’ operations.
  • Development of site safety and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Ongoing development of the site’s EHS training programme.
  • Assessing EHS impacts of new processes and products at the facility.
  • May need to provide cross-training and guidance to new department members.
  • May supervise and lead projects and develop training.

Ideal background:

  • Degree in Environmental Science and Technology or/ Degree or Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety or other appropriate 3rd level qualifications.
  • A minimum of three to five years of experience in a similar role is essential.
  • Requires proven problem-solving skills.
  • Demonstrates an ethos Right First Time at all times.
  • Support and continuously evaluate systems within the plant to ensure compliance with local national and EU legislation and HSA compliance and other external regulations.
  • Responsible for presenting and taking ownership of own area during regulatory inspections corporate audits and external interaction with the HAS and other external bodies.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Sarah Flynn.

+353 719108060