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Job Description

An EHS Specialist is required by Careerwise recruitment to work with our Galway based electronics manufacturing client.

Role of this position

  • Lead the site environment climate change program, working with internal resources and state agencies.
  • Co-ordinates the identification of workplace hazards and assessment of risks, advises management on appropriate control measures to eliminate, minimize or control these hazards.
  • Actively participates in designing and delivering the Company H&S training program in conjunction with HR and training advisors. Manage emergency planning, including responsibility for the emergency response team (ERT).
  • Investigate all E,H&S accident/incidents and follow-up on close out of corrective actions. Enforce recommendation to avoid occurrences.
  • Prepare all environmental reports to the appropriate government agencies in accordance with the laws and regulations.
  • Agree EHS & Sustainability goals and objectives with functional areas promoting proactive and preventative activities to drive compliance and the provision of a safe and environmentally sustainable workplace for employees, contractors and visitors.
  • Point of contact for external auditors and bodies (e.g HSA).
  • Responsible for the documentation control of H&S function.


  • Relevant 3rd level qualification.
  • At least 3 years experience in Environmental, Health and Safety positions in a manufacturing/med tech environment.
  • Ability to engage and influence others regardless of role/level within the organization.

Please call Michael O'Connor today for further information on 091-452410 or email
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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Engineering & Technical

Cork Office

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

Phone: +353 (0) 21 206 1900