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EHS Specialist

Excellent opportunity for an Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist to join a leading Biologics company in the Northwest of Ireland. The EHS Specialist will instill a robust safety culture, employ the operational excellence framework for EHS enhancements, ensure compliance, and meet EHS milestones and goals.

Overview of your responsibilities (full job description available on request)

  • Establish a robust incident-free safety culture

  • Engage managers and employees, fostering a continuous improvement mindset for safety and environmental practices.

  • Influence the management team to effectively implement EHS initiatives.

  • Lead the EHS Risk Assessment Program

  • Drive positive action on EHS milestones and goals.

  • Conduct regular audits to ensure compliance with EHS Regulatory, Environmental, and Corporate requirements.

  • Liaise with regulatory agencies, including the EPA, as needed.

  • Support accident/incident investigations

  • Manage Safety Interventions/EHS observation programs for effective recording and resolution.

  • Assist Supervisors/Managers in addressing breaches of EHS policy.

  • Coordinate EHS promotional activities to foster an engaged culture.

Knowledge, Skills and Experience Required for the Role:

  • Degree in environmental health & safety 

  • 3-5 years of essential EHS experience in pharmaceutical or medical device settings.

  • Advantageous to have a strong environmental background.

  • Experience in implementing and managing ISO 14001 and 45001 certified systems.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of Irish EHS regulations and industry best practices.

For a confidential discussion and more information on the role contact Courtney Russell

+353 (0) 71 9108062