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EHS Specialist, Norfolk, UK



Norfolk, UK, Ireland 

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Biotech/Pharma, Science

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Job Description:

We are seeking applications for an experienced EHS Specialist to join our client, who are a Fortune 500 International company at their manufacturing facility based within easy commute of Cambridge & Norfolk.
Why you should apply:
  • This is a fantastic opportunity to join a diverse, high-performing team that are engaged and innovative, and whose mission it is to save and sustain lives. Their innovative products and therapies can be found throughout hospitals and clinics as well as patients’ homes internationally.
  • Working in the pharmaceutical industry this role will primarily focus on supporting capital projects within the manufacturing/engineering sector.
  • You will work alongside a team of project engineers/managers while reporting to the senior project manager.
  • Projects will be varied and will include new machines/equipment, building works, pipe work and electrical installations 
What you will be doing:
  • Lead Health, Safety and Environmental activities across all of the capital investment projects on site.
  • Manage CDM 2015 activities and act as the principal designer and contractor on behalf of the company. This will include preparing pre-construction info, risk registers, H&S design reviews and supporting construction phase plan preparation.
  • Review RAMS in a timely manner before work commences
  • The candidate will conduct onsite audits to ensure contractors are in compliance with H&S law and their approved RAMS.
  • Work with the site EHS Manager to ensure projects are handed over suitably.
  • Comply with all corporate policies and external regulations
  • Support EHS project planning from design through to construction and commissioning.
  • Induct and supervise contractors (with project engineering in parallel)
  • Provide technical EHS leadership to the project team
  • Be flexible in your approach and working hours (supervising contractors on occasions at weekends in lieu of project management support will be required).
  • Drive improvements to our contractor management and PTW documentation
What you need to apply:
  • Engineering background (i.e. construction / mechanical / structural)
    Familiar with manufacturing environments (pharma / FMCG)
  • NEBOSH NGC & construction certificate mandatory, Diploma preferred
  • CDM principal designer training
  • For contractor management, a recognised training course such as ‘Site Management Safety Training’ CITB (SMSTS) or similar
  • Holds fire safety accreditation preferred
  • In depth knowledge of machinery regulation
  • Strong knowledge in EHS management within the construction industry
  • Environmental understanding regarding permitting requirements, planning and waste legislation but not limited too.
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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