EHSS Specialist Pharma

Code 1535
Regio west
Datum vacature 8 oktober 2020


Our client is active in Pharmaceuticals. They have build a leading position with their innovative products. They are part of a company, which is globally active in Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Consumer Health Care. For their Operations Department in Leiden, which employs 500 people, we are searching for an EHS&S Specialist who likes to interact with people, sees problems as opportunities and gets energized by improving EHS&S processes to ensure that the EHS&S risks within the organization maintain controlled.


Your tasks and responsibilities are:
● Industrial Hygiene and Ergonomics Specialist
● Incident Management Specialist
● Lead and support the implementation of EHS&S Standards within your field of expertise
● Subject Matter Expert in Chemical Management including expert in chemical exposure measures/calculations and Management of Change process for hazardous chemicals
● Conduct EHS&S risk assessment in lab and production environment
● Coach / lead teams of EHS&S Representatives and EHSS Subject Matter Experts outside the EHS&S department
● Lead and/or perform quality review on incident reporting and investigations
● Perform internal audits (for ISO 14001 and OHSAS18001 / ISO45001)
● Develop and execute training on EHS&S related topics
● Develop and improve EHS&S processes and practices
● General EH&SS support to the laboratory departments
● Develop EHSS procedures applicable for all company sites within the Netherlands. This within your area of expertise

Functie eisen

● Bachelor Degree (e.g. Chemical, HLO)
● Familiar with Stoffenmanager or comparable exposure assessment tool
● At least 3 years experience in Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability in a Lab, R&D, chemical or biological environment
● Additional course Industrial Hygiene (Arbeidshygiene) or Safety Manager level 3 (HVK) is preferred
● Dutch and English in speaking and writing
● Used to deal with different layers within an organisation
● Experience with international Management System Standards like ISO14001, OHSAS18001/ISO45001
● In this role you are driven to search for practical EHS&S solutions which are compliant with local and national codes and corporate Standards. This with close interaction with others within the company. You are only satisfied when improvements are sustainable.
● You have a “can do” mentality and see improving the EHS&S performance as a collective responsibility. You focus only on short term fixes when really needed because you prefer to focus on long term solutions while you coach others to do the same.

Wat bieden wij

You’ll be part of EHS&S team in an innovative and international environment with room for personal and professional development. Through e-university, on the job training, various projects and programs, your personal growth is ensured by focusing on your talent.

Aanvullende informatie

Want to know more? Please contact Alice van den Berge at of 06-40526368.

QHSE-Professionals is het werving & selectie bureau voor vaste banen en interim posities op het gebied van Quality, Health, Safety & Environment (Kwaliteit, Veiligheid, Arbo en Milieu). Wij bemiddelen in functies als SHEQ Manager, Kwaliteitsmanager, KAM Coördinator, Quality Assurance Officer, Manager HSE, Veiligheidskundige, QA engineer, QHSE Advisor, KAM Coordinator, HVK ’er en MVK ’er en werken voor opdrachtgevers in onder meer de (petro)chemie, biochemie, renewables, maritiem, olie & gas, logistiek, kunststof, metaal, food, farmacie, facilitair, ICT en hightech industrie.

Eigenschappen van deze vacature


  • Vast


  • Industrie
    • Farmacie


  • Coördinator


  • medior
  • senior


  • Arbo
    • Arbeidshygiene
    • BHV
    • ISO 45001
    • OHSAS 1800
    • RI&E
  • Veiligheid
    • HSE
    • VCA
  • Milieu
    • ISO 14001


  • 3 - 5 jaar
  • 5 - 10 jaar
  • 10+ jaar


  • HBO
  • WO


  • Chemische Technologie
  • Laboratorium


  • Noord-Holland