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EHS Manager

  • Location:

    Kildare

  • Sector:

    Food Production & FMCG

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    Negotiable

  • Contact:

    Next Generation

  • Contact email:

    kate.curran@nextgeneration.ie

  • Job ref:

    JOB-13867_1719214104

  • Published:

    27 days ago

Job Description: EHS Manager - Food Manufacturing Site, Kildare

Position: EHS Manager
Location: Kildare
Industry: Food Manufacturing
Reports to: Site Director
Team: 2 direct reports

Role Overview: We are seeking an experienced EHS Manager to oversee all Environmental, Health, and Safety standards at our client's busy food manufacturing site in Kildare. The successful candidate will manage a small team within the EHS department and ensure compliance with all relevant regulations and standards.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Maintain and enforce all EHS standards across the site.
  • Lead and manage a team of 2 within the EHS department.
  • Conduct regular EHS audits and inspections, ensuring adherence to industry regulations.
  • Develop and implement EHS policies and procedures to enhance safety and environmental performance.
  • Provide training and guidance to staff on EHS best practices.
  • Investigate and report on any incidents, identifying root causes and implementing corrective actions.
  • Liaise with regulatory bodies and ensure all site activities comply with legal requirements.
  • Prepare and present EHS performance reports to senior management.
  • Continuously improve EHS practices through proactive risk management and stakeholder engagement.

Requirements:

  • Proven experience in leading EHS departments within a busy manufacturing environment, ideally within the food industry
  • Strong knowledge of EHS regulations and standards
  • Experience in conducting and leading EHS audits
  • Excellent leadership and team management skills
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities
  • Effective communication and interpersonal skills
  • Relevant EHS qualification or certification

The Next Step for you:
Should this position be of interest to you please forward your CV to Kate Curran from Next Generation Recruitment or alternatively call on the main line on 016629120 .

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