An Environmental Health & Safety Specialist is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our Galway based client. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information.
Adheres to all Safety, Environmental, Security and Quality requirements including, but not limited to: Quality Management Systems (QMS), Safety, Environmental and Security Management Systems,Food and Drug Administration (FDA) regulations, company policies and operating procedures, and other regulatory requirements.
Serves as subject matter expert on EHSS matters related to associate safety, environmental protection, property protection, process and equipment safety, and security in a manufacturing environment.
Implements site specific EHSS strategy and initiates policies, programs, and initiatives to ensure EHSS compliance and achieve EHSS goals.
Monitors and evaluates the impact of new laws, regulations, and industry standards.
Responsible for providing support to the Site Management teams and employees
Continuously developing a stronger safety culture and updating to comply with current EHS legislation.
Complying with company goals and objectives
Influence management in order to drive excellence in safety performance and engagement in order to meet safety KPIs, while utilising the Operation Excellence framework to drive EHS improvements.
Co-ordinate EHS teams and effective safety programmes including:
- Ergonomics, Emergency evacuation, Safety Training, Safety promotion, Contractor safety
Experienced in EHS documentation and objectives like Risk Assessments, Safety Statements, Accident Investigation and Prevention.
Constantly updating of the Safety, Environmental and other EHS KPIs and Metrics.
Ability to work across different sites in Ireland and the UK.
To achieve goals and objectives the site Safety Management System and EHS documents to be maintained and continuously improved.
Update and maintain Training Records and Site Equipment registers.
Coordinate safety meetings, training and evacuation drills.
Bachelor's Degree EHS, Occupational Safety, Industrial Hygiene, Engineering, Science or other EHS field.
Minimum Experience: 3-5 years' experience in a manufacturing environment
Attention to detail, well-organized, and able to solve problems.
Able to manage time in order to complete tasks by required deadlines.
Ability to speak in public with good communication and leadership skills.
Can work independently, as well as with a team.
Ability to lead, motivate, and positively influence others. Self-driven and highly motivated.
Knowledge of Irish and local regulations regarding safety, environmental protection and hazardous materials transportation (US example: OSHA, EPA, DOT, and IATA).
Please call Tom Devaney today for further information on 091-758771 or email:
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence)
Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the Medical Devices, Pharmaceuticals, Life Sciences, ICT, Engineering, Food and Agri sectors.
We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin.