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Senior EHS Specialist | Longford

  • Sector: Engineering
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  • Job Ref: 20227

Our client, a leading healthcare company, is keen to hire a Senior EHS Specialist to join their team on a permanent basis in Longford.

As a Senior EHS Specialist you will ensure compliance with all relevant EHS legislation and assist in developing systems and procedures that optimise safety, health and environmental performance.

As a Senior EHS Specialist, you will be responsible for the following:

  • Develop, implement and maintain EHS training programs to include chemical management REACH, CLP), environmental management, machine/equipment safety
  • Coordinate site environmental management programmes, driving continuous improvement initiatives including energy, water, and waste reduction
  • Identify, report and trend EHS metrics through an internal tier report structure
  • Support the EHS incident management process on site. Manage EHS incidents to closure, including root cause analysis and CAPA management
  • Perform EHS risk assessments such as: area, biological, chemical; ergonomic, new and or modified equipment, task based etc, and make recommendations to control hazards
  • Coordinate and conduct internal EHS auditing and inspection ensuring actions are tracked to closure
  • Develop, implement, and maintain EHS training programs
  • Support EHS training and inductions for new hires, ongoing refresher training for existing staff

(Full job spec available upon request)


  • Third-level qualification in Environmental Science/ Health & Safety/ Chemical Engineering
  • Working as an EHS Specialist/SME within a Pharmaceutical /Chemical/Medical Devices manufacturing facility with a minimum of 3 years experience
  • Experience working in the pharmaceutical sector or other similar regulated manufacturing sector

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