EHS SPECIALIST SLIGO

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HARRY WALSH ASSOCIATES LTD

  • MARYBOROUGH LODGE
  • MARYBOROUGH HILL
  • DOUGLAS, CORK
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  • Job reference number:15321413
  • Client ID:RI/EA3
  • Posted on:09-FEB-2018
  • Salary:negotiable
  • Location:Connaught, SLIGO
  • Job type:PERMANENT

EHS engineer required to join an expanding team in a leading medical device manufacturer.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensuring that the highest standards of Environmental Health and Safety are maintained throughout the plant in an ever-changing business environment.
  • Provide direction and support to the site in meeting the requirements of the Global EHS Management and Technical Standards, ISO and OHSAS standards and other external regulations.
  • Maintain ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 Certification
  • Support the development, implementation and maintenance of the Site EHS Strategic Plan and regularly review this plan with site management.
  • Liaise with Managers / Team Leaders to ensure employees are trained to a defined competency standard with all applicable EHS policies and procedures.
  • Perform Risk assessments throughout the plant and oversee and monitor training on risk assessments
  • Ensure adequate training is in place to ensure that employees and contractors can perform their roles in compliance with all EHS standards.
  • Manage the EHS Assessment of all new chemicals and processes
  • Implement ongoing evaluation of EHS awareness activities and develop continuous improvement on EHS programmes.
  • Provide EHS reports to Division and Corporate as requested.
  • Support, improve and continuously monitor the Site Emergency Response Plan to ensure it meets the requirements of changing processes.
  • Support the Emergency Response Team during an EHS emergency
  • Support EHS activities during construction phases
Experience:

A minimum of 3 year’s experience in a cGMP environment in an EHS role, including proven track record in managing contractor safety.BSc in Occupational Safety & Health Level 8, or a degree in a related discipline

This job originally appeared on RecruitIreland.com