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EHS Specialist III, Dublin



Dublin, Ireland 

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Biotech/Pharma, Science

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Job Description:

We are seeking applications for an experienced Senior Specialist – Environmental, Health & Safety for our client, who is a leading biopharmaceutical company based in Dublin.
Why you should apply:
  • This is an excellent opportunity to join a world class manufacturing operation, with an outstanding track record of reliably delivering high-quality medicines to patients around the world suffering serious illnesses.
  • There is a strong culture of continuous improvement and innovation within the company to strive for solutions that improve health outcomes and dramatically improve people’s lives.
  • Our client is developing the capability to produce all its medicines in Dublin, helping to ensure continuity of supply of our medicines as they expand internationally.
What you will be doing:
  • Develops implements and monitors environmental, health & safety programs to ensure compliance with all applicable government regulations and company standards and values.
  • Works closely with manufacturing staff operations and the EHS Team to promote safe manufacturing practices, procedures, and proper use of containment equipment and facilities.                                              
  • Identifies and addresses site EHS issues and employee concerns.
  • Performs incident management activities including injury management investigations and associated recordkeeping.
  • Identifies implements and tracks corrective actions to prevent recurrence.
  • Performs EHS hazard assessments including industrial hygiene monitoring and makes recommendations to control hazards.
  • Manages governance of life safety fire and property risk management programs.                                                       
  • Develops, implements and maintains training programs for health, safety and the environment.
  • Responsible for developing appropriate emergency plans and response capabilities.
  • Maintains availability to respond to emergencies during off-hours (evenings, weekends, holidays).
  • Stays abreast of new EHS government regulations as they are promulgated as well as new developments in industry (best practices).
  • Builds relationships with key departments to foster support for EHS programs.
  • Serves as the site Biosafety Officer
  • Managing the Waste Management Contractor to ensure compliance and efficient disposal methods
  • Maintains compliance with Environmental Licenses and Permits
  • Develops and maintains the Environmental and Health & Safety Management System
What you need to apply:
  • BS in an EHS-related discipline, such as engineering, physical science, or biological science/chemistry, or equivalent experience required
  • Qualification or experience in safety and environmental required
  • A minimum of five years' professional experience required in environment, health, and safety programs. 
  • A minimum of 2-4 years relevant experience in cGMP environment is desirable
  • Knowledge and understanding of environment, health, and safety permitting and regulations.
  • Knowledge and understanding of environment, health, and safety compliance reporting.
  • Specific experience in hazardous waste management or other professional EHS trainings or certifications a plus.
  • Experience in Integrated Pollution Prevention & Control (IPPC) or Industrial Emissions (IE) Licensing, GMM (Genetically Modified Microorganism) Consent and/or Emissions Trading required 
  • Ability to make effective oral presentations and work as part of a team.
  • Proficiency in organizing, communication, problem solving, multitasking and collaborating with others.
  • Ability to develop and roll out EHS programs as required by the operational needs of the business
  • The individual in this position will be able to organize his/her own work on a routine basis and requires minimal supervision.  The individual must be able to provide updates and tracking on tasks.
  • Good communication skills required, both verbal and written.
Company Info
Team Horizon
1 Cedar Crescent, Cedar Park, Westport, Co. Mayo
Westport, Ireland
Phone: +353 98 50600
Web Site: http://www.teamhorizon.ie
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