EHS Specialist

HERO

Job Detail

Location Longford
Salary Negotiable
Posted
Role Type Permanent
Contact Caroline Kingston
email Caroline@hero.ie

EHS Specialist

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Job ID: JOB-13415
Environmental Health & Safety Specialist Summary:

A great opportunity for an EHS Specialist to support the Longford facility which plays a key role in helping to meet the increasing global demand for diagnostic testing in areas such as infectious disease, cancer, thyroid, and cardiovascular diseases.

Longford is based in the midlands of Ireland surrounded by water with the River Shannon, Lough Ree and the Royal Canal. It has a vibrant collection of communities with a rich historical background. The County has plenty to offer to both visitors and citizens in sport, culture, literature, amenities, festivals, events, retail and dining.

Primary Purpose

  • To ensure compliance with all relevant EHS legislation and assist in developing systems and procedures that optimises safety, health and environmental performance.
  • Ensure environmental, health & safety (EHS) global management standards are met and all EHS procedures are adhered to.
  • Create EHS awareness in the plant and promote a culture of continuous improvement.

Major Responsibilities

  • Maintain ETMS TO DO LIST.
  • Conduct business in a manner that will protect human health, safety and the environment by complying with all applicable EHS laws, as well at the Abbott Global and Technical standards.
  • Assist in the maintenance of an effective EHSMS system.
  • Ensure compliance with safety and environmental legislation, Abbott Division Procedures and Standards by ensuring all required EHS documentation is up to date and readily available.
  • Educate and engage employees in efforts to optimise EHS performance.
  • Ensure EHS audits are conducted and all issues effectively closed out.
  • Promote continuous improvement in all environmental and safety matters.
  • Ensure implementation of the waste management strategy, continually striving to reduce clients impact on the environment.
  • Ensure all EHS incidents are investigated to establish causation and resolution.
  • Assist in workstation assessment programme.
  • Promote, implement and participate in safety committees
  • Co-ordinate inspections by regulatory bodies as required.
  • Ensure permit completion in compliance with laws and regulations.
  • Manage and co-ordinate vendors and contractors where there is an EHS impact, and in accordance with local legislation.
  • Develop and deliver EHS Training Courses.
  • Ensure compliance to monthly ETMS requirements.
  • Assess and determine the introduction of new equipment, hazards, processes and chemicals.
  • Ensure compliance to ETMS Requirements.

Education & Experience

  • You will have a third level qualification in an Environmental Science/ Occupational, safety and health or related discipline is a necessary requirement for this position.
  • At minimum of at least 1 years experience in a similar role

For further information on this EHS Specialist role in Longford please contact Caroline on 0868395531 or email caroline@hero.ie

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Caroline Kingston

JOB-13415

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EHS Specialist

Caroline Kingston

Role Type Permanent
Contact Caroline Kingston
email Caroline@hero.ie
mobile +353 86 839 55 31
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