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EHS Engineer | Sligo

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20167

Our client, a leading biopharmaceutical company, is keen to hire a EHS Engineer to join their team in Sligo on an initial 12-month contract.

As a EHS Engineer, you must ensure that the highest standards of Environmental Health and Safety are maintained throughout the plant in an ever-changing business environment

Main responsibilities:

  • Liaise with Managers to ensure employees are trained to a defined competency standard with all applicable EHS policies and procedures
  • Perform Risk assessments throughout the plant and oversee and monitor training on risk assessments
  • Oversee and ensure that employees and contractors are performing their roles in compliance with all EHS standards
  • Manage the EHS Assessment of all new chemicals and processes
  • Implement ongoing evaluation of EHS awareness activities and develop continuous improvement on EHS programmes
  • Support EHS activities during construction phases
  • Assist in induction and training of new and/or existing employees
  • Auditing to ensure compliance with safety standards and with the corporate management and technical standards

(Full spec available upon request)


  • Degree in Environmental Engineering / Science, Occupational Safety & Health, or related discipline 
  • A minimum of 4 years’ experience in a manufacturing environment supporting EHS Systems
  • Detailed knowledge of legislation, policies, strategies, and systems needed to implement and maintain a regulated EHS organisation

To find out more information on this EHS Engineer role, please contact Chloe Somers