EHS Specialist

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DPS currently have a requirement for an EHS Specialist working client side with a Pharmaceutical client on a new Biotech start up facility in North Dublin

Category:
Safety
Location:
Leinster
Years of Experience Req.:
3-5 Years
Date Posted:
18/06/2020
Days Remaining:
57
Employment Type:
Contract
Education Level Req.:
See Description

EHS Specialist 

DPS currently have a requirement for an EHS Specialist working client side with a Pharmaceutical client on a new Biotech start up facility in North Dublin. The EHS Specialist will ensure the organisation assists all regulatory and corporate requirements from an EHS & Risk Management perspective, coordinating and implementing all assigned OH&S tasks related to EHS objectives and activities on site.

Key Responsibilities: 

  • Ensure robust systems are developed and in place for Risk Management, EHS Compliance Auditing, EHS Culture, EHS training, Incident Management, EHS communications etc. on site. 
  • Manage the emergency response programme including ERT for the site ensuring a constant state of readiness
  • Ensure site environmental compliance against all regulatory, EPA, Licencing and Legal requirements
  • Chemical safety program, PSSR and new product introductions are compliant with regulations, corporate requirements and industry best practice. 
  • Collaborate with other departments within the organisation to ensure corrective actions for incident investigation, RA’s etc are determined and implemented.
  • Report out weekly to management and department teams on KPIs in line with EHS objectives/targets (planned vs. actual performance).
  • Auditing of EHS systems  and other key safety and departmental systems/ programs or procedures on site
  • Manage to day to day EHS queries, technical support, and machine / plant/ process or equipment safety issues if present. 
  • Ensure the site develops and complies with Corporate EHS Standards.
  • Maintain a high standard of documentation in relation to all activities

 

Role Requirements:

  • 3 – 5 years EHS Experience working in a Manufacturing facility – Biotech/ Pharma or similar
  • Third level qualification or Diploma in Health and Safety essential
  • Bachelor of Science qualification an advantage
  • In Depth Knowledge of Irish H&S and Environmental Legislation and regulations
  • Excellent project management skills
  • Proficient in the use of MS Office tools (MS Word, Excel, Power-point). 

 

DPS is an Equal Opportunities Employer.

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