Engineering , Science, Pharmaceutical & Food

EHS Specialist – Limerick

  • Contract
  • Remote
  • Limerick city
  • 41958253

PE Global are recruiting for an EHS Specialist on an initial 12 month contract, to be based on our clients site in Limerick City. Our client is a world leading Medical Device manufacturer. 12 month initial contract.


  • Assist with the design, implementation, maintenance and review of the company’s Environmental, Health and Safety (EHS) program to ensure compliance with legislative, corporate and industry requirements.
  • Monitoring, analyzing and collating of EHS performance data and reporting information to internal staff, clients, corporate and regulatory bodies.
  • Prepare EHS reports as the need arises for both internal and external groups
  • Perform periodic evaluations and audits to ensure compliance with all EHS permits, policies and regulatory requirements.
  • Liaise with relevant regulatory bodies such as local authorities, Environment Agencies and competent bodies.
  • Reinforce the importance of EHS in the organisation and work with site teams to integrate EHS into facility operations and to continuously develop a positive EHS culture.
  • 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 J&J requirements.
  • Co-ordinate and deliver EHS training on EHS related issues.
  • Co-ordinate and provide technical support for the site risk assessment program and assist in implementing appropriate control measures for identified risks.
  • Assist in coordination of the sites EHS teams and provide SME support on EHS related issues.
  • Investigate accidents and incidents; develop robust corrective actions and track progress.
  • Maintain awareness of current and future EHS developments and legal requirements and to advise accordingly.
  • Maintain compliance with site environmental programs and licences, including reporting requirements, incident investigations and maintenance of monitoring infrastructure.
  • Ability to operate as part of a team is essential.
  • Ability to maintain confidentiality
  • Ability to exercise tact and diplomacy when dealing with colleagues regarding EHS issues



  • Previous experience working to ISO14001 international standards, preferably within a medical device or related environment is required.
  • A relevant third level qualification in Environmental Science, Engineering or EHS, with at least 2 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 Risk Assessment and/or Hazard Analysis
  • A flexible approach, good priority setting skills and ability to deal with multiple tasks

Interested candidates should submit an updated CV.

Please click the link below to apply, call Conal on +353 21 4297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV to

***Please note our client cannot assist with any visa sponsorship and candidates must have the correct visa to live and work in Ireland***

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