EHS Specialist


€40,000 - €60,000 per annum


Posted 2 months ago

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Acre has been engaged exclusively by a world leading pharmaceutical manufacturer to introduce an Environmental, Health and Safety Specialist to join their EHS team in Brinny, West Cork, Ireland. This is a new role within the EHS team and a fantastic time to join the business. You will play an integral role in developing, maintaining and continually improving the EHS systems at the facility, with a strong emphasis on the Environment within this position. As the EHS Specialist you will be a technical expert, providing guidance to the organisation to ensure compliance to EHS legal standards and industry best practice, guiding the site on EHS policy and procedures. Additional responsibilities will include:
  • Develop and implement EHS programmes to ensure compliance with local legislation and company standards, Environmental licenses and industry best practices including programmes such as: waste, air & water management, incident investigation, chemical management and emergency response.
  • Ensure that all Environmental license requirements are met.
  • Assist all department across the facility in achieving and establishing compliance.
  • Prepare reports to site, divisional and/or corporate management and regulatory agencies.
  • Evaluate all EHS requirements for any new or existing processes and projects.
If you demonstrate strong leadership skills and a passion about the environment, your community and your peers and colleagues, this would be a great opportunity for you to join a fantastic business. In addition, the successful candidate will have the following:
  • Minimum 3 years' experience within an Environmental, Health & Safety role
  • Bachelor's Degree in EHS or Technical Degree with post-grad EHS qualification
  • Significant experience of working with the EPA and Environmental licenses
  • Experience within a highly regulated industry; pharmaceutical or chemical background preferable
Our client is looking for a candidate who is looking for an exciting role in EHS who will in turn, offer a fantastic package and career development. Please do not hesitate to apply, interviews are happening ASAP!

Talk to an Acre consultant about this role:

Chloe Barnett 02074005591

Job Ref. BBBH8777