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Job Description

An Environmental Health & Safety Manager is required by CareerWise Recruitment for our client based in Galway. The successful candidate will provide leadership in driving continuous improvement in Environment, Health & Safety (EHS) performance and will manage the EHS Team while reporting directly to the Campus Leader. Provide technical expertise across all functions to ensure a compliant and safe workplace for all employees, visitors, and contractors. Please contact Tom Devaney for more information.

Role of this position

  • Lead the Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) Team providing technical expertise and achieving objectives.
  • Build relationships across the campus to ensure compliance and promote a proactive environment, and health & safety culture.
  • Preparation of EHS reports/metrics for both internal campus, global and external stakeholders. Communicate EHS performance.
  • Lead EHS projects on-site as required and support cross-functional teams.
  • Ensure EHS programmes comply with applicable government regulations, Corporate technical standards and best practices. Promote EHS compliance through detailed EHS programmes, training, and auditing.
  • Coordinate and drive continuous improvement across environment and safety programmes. Examples: Internal SMS (S.A.F.E), Hazard Management, Unsafe Act/ Conditions, Behaviour Based Safety (BBS), Ergonomics, Chemical Management (REACH, CLP), Energy Reduction, Ergonomics, Machine Safety etc.
  • Maintain site permits, licenses, and certificates. Prepare for Integrated Pollution Control (IPC) licensing requirements.
  • Provide governance and guidance for the control of hazardous materials and waste.
  • Manage the EHS accident and incident programme in accordance with HSA, OSHA and corporate requirements.
  • Develop and manage the EHS budget.
  • Represent the company at audits and site visits by the HSA, EPA and customers.
  • Serve as the primary point of contact for applicable liability insurance claims.

JOB REQUIREMENTS

  • Level 8 Degree in EHS or related field.
  • 5+ years' experience in a similar position within manufacturing, preferably in the medical device industry or other similar regulated manufacturing industry.
  • Thorough knowledge of Environment, Health and Safety legislation and experience in environment management systems.
  • Excellent leadership, interpersonal skills and verbal/written communication skills.
  • Previous experience in managing a team.
  • Computer skills, including proficiency in using common word processing software, excel, database applications, presentation software, and email.

Please call Tom Devaney today for further information on 091-758771 or email: tdevaney@careerwise.ie
CareerWise Recruitment (In Search of Excellence) Established in 1999, CareerWise Recruitment specialises in recruitment of management and technical professionals for the life sciences, ICT, engineering, food and agri sectors. We operate out of multiple locations in Ireland and have offices in Cork, Shannon, Galway, Mayo and Dublin. By applying for this position, you are consenting to allow CareerWise Recruitment to process and retain your data in accordance with our Privacy Policy, contained on our website for the purposes of providing career opportunities. CareerWise Recruitment accepts that you do not wish your personal data, including your CV, to be forwarded to any client company without your prior consent and gives an absolute assurance that this wish will always be respected. Please feel free to contact us if you have any queries or wish to withdraw or amend your consent.

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CareerWise Recruitment. EastGate Village, EastGate, Little Island, Cork.

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900

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