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Senior EHS Specialist

Job Title: Senior EHS Specialist
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Cork
REF: 90727
Job Published: 10 months ago

Job Description

Contact: Jenny Dore
Telephone: 0860449371

Senior EHS Specialist
Our client, a medical device company in Cork are currently looking to recruit a Senior EHS Specialist for their site.

What will I be doing
  • This role will have a strong environmental focus and will ensure full compliance with all site environmental licences
  • Lead programs to continuously improve waste, water, energy and environmental programs on site
  • Coaches and develops others on the site EHS programs.
  • Maintains contact with the various outside environmental agencies.
  • Monitors developments in EHS Regulations and interpretations of these by regulatory agencies. Advise site management of changes in regulations or interpretations.
  • Develops and implements site strategies to ensure 100% compliance with all current and future EHS requirements.
  • Manages the site's EHS Self Assessments programme to ensure conformance with Site, Corporate and/or Statutory EHS requirements.
  • Leads and implements improvements to EHS management systems and programs.
  • Assists in the timely response to external and internal stakeholder EHS requests and recommendations.
  • Provides technical support and advice to line management on new and existing process and equipment in support of the EHS department's overall objectives.
  • Develops and delivers EHS training to the site.
  • Provides EHS input, guidance and direction to the review of equipment modifications, new process introductions and capital installations.
  • Participate in risk assessments, inspections, audits, incident investigations, and implement and follow-up on related CAPAs
  • Report on environmental performance to management at regular intervals
  • Deputy for site EHS Lead where required
  • Other duties, as assigned

What do I need
  • Technical primary degree with a post-grad EHS qualification
  • Diploma is Safety, Haelth and Welfare at Work (or equivalent) an advantage.
  • 10+ years EHS experience in an operational environment.
For further information on this Senior EHS Specialist role in Cork please contact Jenny Dore on 0860449371 /
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