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Senior EHS Specialist

Job Seekers Ireland Health Pharmaceutical

Job Summary

  • Waterford
  • Permanent
  • 1786
  • Jul 04, 2022
  • Competitive
Job Description

The Senior EH&S specialist is the key representative on site for all EHS activities, both regarding the ongoing construction, commissioning and qualification effort.

Qualifications and Skills Required:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or Science.
  • Further qualification (Masters) in an EHS field ideal.
  • At least 10+ years relevant experience in a pharmaceutical manufacturing environment, with at least 5 years experience in a comparable EHS role.
  • Practical implementation of Health and Safety management systems.
  • HAZOP execution.
  • Very strong problem-solving skills, ideally using formal tools e.g. FMEA.
  • Technical knowledge of OELs and product containment.
  • Experience with ATEX and Ex rated equipment a plus.
  • IT skills and knowledge of Office packages (e.g. Microsoft Word, Excel)
  • Strong analytical skills, documentation skills and research skills.
  • Familiarity with pharmaceutical industry regulatory requirements.
  • Clear understanding of the needs of cGMP.
  • Specific knowledge of sterile pharmaceutical manufacturing processes and technologies a plus.

The role will typically require infrequent, off site national and international travel, for business or equipment/project review meetings, including overnight stays, up to 10% of the time.