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EHS Specialist

Job description

EHS Specialist

Our global Pharmaceutical client is looking for an EHS Specialist to join their team on an 11-month contract in Cork.

Job Experience:

 

  • Demonstrated knowledge in more than one Biopharmaceutical and/or pharmaceutical manufacturing operation (e.g. Manufacturing, Quality, Engineering, Tech Services etc.).
  • Typically, will have experience in EHS and/or engineering related positions, including knowledge of biopharmaceutical, pharmaceutical, chemical, research and development processes is desired.
  • Knowledge of and experience in applying Lean Six Sigma and Lean methodologies (e.g. 6S)

 

Qualifications:  

 

3rd Level degree in EHS, chemical engineering or other related discipline (chemistry, physical sciences or biology) is required. Other 4-year degree health/sciences with significant equivalent work experience in EHS field may suffice.

Graduate degree preferred.

Professional certifications in related disciplines and/or advanced degree in EHS management are a plus

 

Desirable: Evidence of Continuous Professional Development. Six Sigma Green Belt

 

Skill Set:

 

  • Working cross-functionally, identifies EHS problems and provides possible alternatives and solutions
  • Provides technical expertise in investigation of problems and develops innovative solutions, implementing corrective and preventive action plans to address problems.
  • Handles ambiguous and complex issues as they arise.
  • Initiates and takes responsibility for his/her own professional development.
  • Position may directly or indirectly supervise others. 
  • Trains, develops, and coaches staff as well as monitors their output and performance, as applicable
  • Leads cross-functional projects and initiatives as assigned.
  • Demonstrated ability to initiate and complete Continuous Improvement initiatives

 

If you would like to discuss this role, reach out to Louise Whitty on 021 2359140 / lwhitty@sigmar.ie REF 11208

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