Environmental, Health, & Safety Specialist
|Reports To||Production Manager|
Greenfield Global provides high-value, mission-critical raw materials, ingredients, and additives that are vital to businesses, improve people’s lives, and preserve the health of the planet. Since its beginning in 1989, Greenfield has grown from a single plant into a global leader with manufacturing and packaging facilities in the United States, Canada, and Europe.
Today, they are Canada’s largest producer of alcohol and fuel ethanol, and one of the largest alcohols and solvents companies in North America serving customers in more than 50 countries worldwide.
Greenfield has built a world-class GMP manufacturing facility in Portlaoise Ireland, the company’s first foray into manufacturing outside of North America. The facility will ensure Greenfield has the capacity needed to meet increased demand from life science customers throughout Europe and the region.
The company’s Irish operations in Portlaoise is a newly constructed 3,800 square-meter manufacturing facility. We are currently seeking a Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) Specialist for this location. The EHS Specialist will report to the Production Manager.
This position will lead the EHS function by providing direction and support at all levels in the plant. This position will monitor and assess compliance to prevent chemical, physical and biological hazards and exposures throughout the plant and to the community. The individual will ensure that all plant environmental, health and safety policies, guidelines and programs are in compliance with regulatory requirements, best practice industry and Corporate standards. The individual will administer effective EH&S programs and procedures that continuously increase overall awareness in EHS to eliminate undesired incidents at the plant. This will include, developing, organizing and providing any needed EHS training. Collaborate with Corporate, business units and regulatory agencies to ensure EHS concerns are identified and managed. Along with participates on the Corporate and Portlaoise EH&S Committees.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a state of the art Good Manufacturing Facility (GMP) facility starting from a green field site. We are offering a competitive salary, experience dependent.
Greenfield Global enhance customer experiences, thrive in a ‘continuous improvement’ environment, and if you want to join a high-performance team that is passionate about excellence and cares about its role in the world, Greenfield is the perfect place to build your career.
Greenfield’s mission is to unlock the potential of people, partnerships and nature to accelerate sustainable solutions for the health of the planet – and is always looking for people who can bring new -talents and experience to the team.
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Previous experience in the following categories is an advantage: