Collins McNicholas

EHS Specialist – Cavan/Monaghan – Contract role

We require an experienced Safety Specialist to join the Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) team; where they will play an integral role in developing, maintaining and continually improving the EHS systems and site Safety culture. This role is for a Maternity Leave Cover. Could offer strong developmental opportunities with exposure to management level.

You ideally will have +3 years of relevant experience in an EHS role with demonstrated leadership skills. The ideal candidate will be ambitious, have a proven track record of delivering results and will be highly motivated by a culture of Behavioural Based Safety.

Responsibilities include:

  • Promote a culture of Behavioural Based Safety in the workplace.
  • Identify and implement best practices to continuously improve site process and procedures to mitigate the potential of risk to employees.
  • Ensure Health and Safety compliance to Company International EHS Technical Standards
  • Advise and audit the compliance of health and safety legislation.
  • Oversee and manage all preventative and protective procedures, conduct risk assessments and inspections and identify hazards and implement corrective actions.
  • Deputise for EHS Manager and other ad hoc EHS or site duties and projects as required.


Education Required

  • Third level qualification in EHS is preferable.
  • At least +3 years’ experience in a high volume and dynamic production environment.
  • EPA licenced environment experience advantageous


  • For a confidential discussion and more information on the role, please contact Davin Ferguson on 0719140251 or email
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