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EHS Advisor

Life Science


Fixed term contract : 12 months with potential for renewal

Salary: up to £45,000 DoE

Location: Guildford Area, Surrey, UK

Join our Life Science client’s team in supporting the development, implementation, and maintenance of Environmental, Health, and Safety (EHS), Biosafety, and Bio-security strategies for their Manufacturing operations.

Your role will be pivotal in ensuring compliance with regulatory requirements and fostering a culture of safety across the organization.

You will also play a crucial role in support a dedicated field-force team on the rollout of the EHS roadmap for our client’s sites.


EHS Management:

  • Provide expert guidance on EHS matters, ensuring compliance with UK legislation and Corporate Requirements.
  • Contribute to the creation and maintenance of EHS documentation such as SOPs and Risk Assessments.
  • Conduct thorough investigations and documentation of incidents, near misses, and accidents.
  • Perform scheduled EHS inspections and assist in site incident response and crisis management.
  • Facilitate Global EHS audits and Regulatory visits, actively supporting follow-up actions.
  • Ensure fumigation locks are periodically validated at designated sites.

Waste Management:

  • Collaborate with the Environment Advisor to ensure proper waste segregation, disposal, and documentation.
  • Deliver comprehensive EHS training to site employees, including developing training materials and courses.
  • Stay updated on EHS legislative requirements and identify opportunities for continuous improvement.

Promotion of EHS Culture:

  • Engage in committee meetings to address EHS-related actions.
  • Share insights from incident investigations and lead EHS awareness campaigns.
  • Assist in establishing and promoting EHS Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).
  • Lead Tier 1 meetings as necessary, fostering a culture of safety and compliance.

About You

  • Possession of a National General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety (NEBOSH).
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Effective time management and organizational abilities.
  • Positive attitude with a proactive approach to problem-solving.
  • Ability to build and maintain effective working relationships.
  • Proficient in EHS/BSY regulations and legal frameworks.
  • Experience with risk assessment and root cause analysis methodologies.
  • Keen attention to detail and hazard observation skills.
  • Capability to deliver engaging and informative EHS training sessions.
If you are interested in the above role then please apply or get in touch to discuss further.
Benjamin Violet Managed by Benjamin Violet
South East
apply Posted - 28.02.2024

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