Overview

Summary:

Assists with the design, implementation, maintenance and review of the company’s Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability (EHS&S) programmes to ensure compliance with regulatory, corporate and industry requirements. Acts as an SME, single point of contact and advisor to all departments on site in relation to EHS matters. 

Responsibilities:

  • Provide EHS project support for projects at the Cork site:
  • Conduct EHS Impact Assessments (IA) to ensure that all EHSS requirements and company standards are in place.
  • PTW / construction safety support for execution of projects
  • Support IA action closure tracking, Machine Safety, JSA’s, Chemical Risk Assessments, Noise, IH/Ergonomics etc.
  • Support for 3 yearly shutdown in Feb 2021 – project walkdowns, RAMS review etc.
  • Contractor management support – Mai software
  • PTW Co-ordination – work with Engineering, Facilities, Maintenance to co-ordinate high risk work permits (confined space, hot work, work at height, live electrical work etc.)
  • PTW Improvements – work with Engineering, Facilities, Maintenance to co-ordinate improvements in the site PTW process – reviewing & improving process flows, updating SOPs, generating training material & rolling out etc.

Additional scope –

  • Perform periodic walkdowns / audits / programme reviews to ensure compliance with safety and environmental permits, plans, policies and regulatory requirements.
    • Assist in the preparation, implementation and review of EHS Procedures and other EHS documents appropriate to the scope of site activities and in compliance with company requirements.
    • Provide technical support for the site risk assessment / JSA programme and assist in implementing appropriate control measures for identified risks.

Qualifications and Experience: 

  • Previous experience working to highly regulated environments and with ISO14001 and OSHAS 18001 international standards, preferably within a Biopharma/pharmaceutical or related environment is required. 
  • A relevant third level qualification in Science, Engineering or EHS, with at least 4 years’ experience in the environment, health and safety area is a prerequisite for the position. 
  • Good overall knowledge of legal requirements and best practices in both Environment and Safety
  • Previous experience in dealing with regulatory agencies
  • Previous experience in carrying out Hazard Analysis and Risk Assessment
  • Creates dashboards, power-point presentations and can track and trend KPI’s, assembling information into clearly written reports, documented findings or recommendations and communicate this progress in easily understandable manner to all stakeholders.
  • Excellent communication, presentation, and training skills 

For additional information, or to submit your CV get in touch with Sarah: [email protected]

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