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EHS Process Engineer

  • Team Horizon
  • Sligo

To apply for this job email your details to hilda.lynn@teamhorizon.ie

Team Horizon currently has an exciting opening to work on our client’s manufacturing facility. If successful you will provide the resources necessary to ensure the effective management of EHS & E at the facility, making sure that the programs and management procedures are in place to ensure that operations at the facility are conducted in such a fashion as to prevent injury or harm to the employees or to the environment.

Why you should apply:

  • Our client has developed a stand-out culture of innovation, inclusion and development, and consistently features as a great place to work.
  • The role is generously compensated, and attracts a competitive base salary and highly attractive benefits package.
  • Excellent career progression opportunities.

What you will be doing:

  • Assist site EHS programs such as contractor management, safety culture initiatives, management of change, EHS dept support etc.
  • Auditing to ensure compliance with the Safety standards and with the corporate management and technical standards.
  • Risk Assessments of the facilities operations.
  • Creation of site safety and environmental policies and procedures.
  • Continued development of the site’s EHS training programme.
  • Evaluating EHS impacts of new processes, equipment and products at the facility.
  • Guaranteeing compliance with ISO 14001 & ISO45001, and with the corporate management and technical standards.
  • Management of site Process Safety programs is desirable
  • Support and continuously evaluate systems within the plant to ensure compliance with local national and EU legislation and HSA compliance and other external regulations.
  • Adheres to and follows all procedures policies and guidelines ensuring compliance with cGMP and HPRA/FDA regulations and company policies, procedures and guidelines.
  • Responsible for presenting and taking ownership of own area during regulatory inspections corporate audits and external interaction with the HSA and other external bodied.
  • May be required to lead Cross Functional Teams (CFT’s) and cost improvement projects.
  • Develops and maintains close relationships with corporate and division personnel.
  • Provide technical leadership to functional areas and collaborates with key stakeholders.
  • Providing functional expertise to support daily operations. Acts as a subject matter expert (SME) on all E.H.S. issues and provides guidance on same.


What you need to apply:

  • Bachelor’s degree in Environmental Science and Technology and/or BSc in Occupational Safety & Health Level 8
  • 3-5 years’ experience in a similar role is essential.
  • Individuals will be self-motivated and work with a high level of autonomy.
  • Great communication skills
  • Collaborative, must encourage an open exchange of ideas and knowledge sharing.
  • Innovative, proactively seek ideas for improvement and communicates and shares these ideas for improvement with staff and management.
  • Mentor and trainer
  • Have knowledge of legislation, policies, strategies, and systems needed to implement and maintain a regulated Environmental Health and Safety organization.
  • Good leadership skills
  • Strong interpersonal and presentation skills.
  • Project management experience and ability to influence others.
  • Proven problem-solving skills under pressure.
  • A very high level of attention to detail and mental concentration.
  • Flexible and adaptable to the ever-changing needs of the business, from the review of new legislation to new products and their impact on EHS at the plant.
  • Results focused striving to meet all targets and metric standards as set by site/department and division leaders.
  • Commitment to quality and maintaining a high standard of work at all times.
  • Self-motivated, individuals are expected to work on their own initiative.
  • Seeks Managers input when making decisions which affect the area.

To apply for this job email your details to hilda.lynn@teamhorizon.ie