Engineering & Electronics

Senior EHS Specialist

  • Full Time
  • Remote
  • Dublin West
  • 41827789

PE Global are currently recruiting for a Senior EHS Specialist on behalf of a leading biopharmaceutical company based in Dublin for a 9 month contract.

The Senior Specialist, Environmental Health and Safety will provide environmental, health, and safety support for all operations at the Dublin Manufacturing Facility.

Principal Responsibilities

  • Develops implements and monitors environmental, health & safety programs to ensure compliance with all applicable government regulations and company standards and values.
  • Works closely with manufacturing staff operations and the EHS Team to promote safe manufacturing practices, procedures, and proper use of containment equipment and facilities.
  • Identifies and addresses site EHS issues and employee concerns.
  • Performs incident management activities including injury management investigations and associated recordkeeping.
  • Identifies implements and tracks corrective actions to prevent recurrence.
  • Performs EHS hazard assessments including industrial hygiene monitoring and makes recommendations to control hazards.
  • Manages governance of life safety fire and property risk management programs.
  • Develops, implements and maintains training programs for health, safety and the environment.
  • Responsible for developing appropriate emergency plans and response capabilities.
  • Maintains availability to respond to emergencies during off-hours (evenings, weekends, holidays).
  • Stays abreast of new EHS government regulations as they are promulgated as well as new developments in industry (best practices).
  • Builds relationships with key departments to foster support for EHS programs.
  • Serves as the site Biosafety Officer
  • Managing the Waste Management Contractor to ensure compliance and efficient disposal methods
  • Maintains compliance with Environmental Licenses and Permits
  • Develops and maintains the Environmental and Health & Safety Management System


  • A minimum of five years’ professional experience required in environment, health, and safety programs.
  • A minimum of 2-4 years relevant experience in cGMP environment is desirable
  • Knowledge and understanding of environment, health, and safety permitting and regulations.
  • Knowledge and understanding of environment, health, and safety compliance reporting.
  • Specific experience in hazardous waste management or other professional EHS trainings or certifications a plus.
  • Experience in Integrated Pollution Prevention & Control (IPPC) or Industrial Emissions (IE) Licensing, GMM (Genetically Modified Microorganism) Consent and/or Emissions Trading required 
  • Ability to make effective oral presentations and work as part of a team.
  • Proficiency in organizing, communication, problem solving, multitasking and collaborating with others.
  • Ability to develop and roll out EHS programs as required by the operational needs of the business
  • The individual in this position will be able to organize his/her own work on a routine basis and requires minimal supervision. The individual must be able to provide updates and tracking on tasks.
  • Good communication skills required, both verbal and written.


  • BS in an EHS-related discipline, such as engineering, physical science, or biological science/chemistry, or equivalent experience required
  • Qualification or experience in safety and environmental required

Please click the link below to apply, call Laura on 0214297900 or alternatively send an up to date CV***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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