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EHS Specialist

Reference:SMC035482 Location: Cork
Qualification:DegreeExperience:See description
Job Type:Fixed Term ContractSalary: Not Disclosed
May be suitable for: EHS Specialist

We’re currently recruiting for an exciting opportunity with an award winning Biopharmaceutical organization based in Cork. This is an excellent position for anyone who is looking to join a leading multinational who are one of the best at what they do.

Assists with the design, implementation, maintenance and review of the company’s Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHS&S) programmes to ensure compliance with regulatory, corporateand industry requirements. Acts as an SME, single point of contact and advisor to all departments on site in relation to EHS matters.


• Provide project support for the current 300M project expansion, NPI’s etc. including-
• Ensure all EHSS requirements and standards are in place at current commissioning and handover phases.
• Oversee EHS of commissioning, start-up and final handover.
• Complete Pre-Start-up Safety Reviews (PSSR’s) on all process and equipment during client walk downs. Ensure any EHSS critical actions are closed prior to handover or the introduction of hazardous energies or materials into the system.
• Assist with the design, implementation, maintenance and review of the company’s Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) programme to ensure compliance with legislative, corporate and industry requirements and support the achievement of ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001.
• Perform periodic evaluations to ensure compliance with safety and environmental permits, plans, policies and regulatory requirements.
• Co-ordinate and provide technical support for the site risk assessment programme and assist in implementing appropriate control measures for identified risks.
• Assist in coordination of the site’s EHS teams and provide SME support on EHS relatedissues.
• Ensure that adequate evacuation and response arrangements are in place for fire and emergency situations.
• Investigate accidents and incidents; develop corrective actions and track progress.
• Assist with the management of contractor related activities during normal operations and project/construction activities.
• Assist with the identification of EHS training needs. Develop and deliver EHS training programmes as appropriate.

Education & Experience

• A relevant third level qualification in Science, Engineering or EHS, with experience in the environment, health and safety area is a prerequisite for the position.
• Previous experience working to highly regulated environments and with ISO14001 and OSHAS 18001 international standards, preferably within a Biopharma/pharmaceutical or related environment is required.
• Previous experience in carrying out Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment

If you would like further Information you can contact the recruiter directly:

Sean McCarthy | Tel: +353 (0) 87 798 8480