EHSS Specialist Pharmaceuticals

Code 1535
Regio west
Datum vacature 8 september 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 a 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:

  • You are an expert in Occupational Hygiene subjects (e.g. noise, ergonomics, exposure to chemicals), Transport Safety, EHS&S Risk Assessments
  • You lead and /or support the implementation of EHS&S Standards
  • You coach/lead EHS&S Representatives on the shopfloor
  • You perform EHS&S assessments within projects and changes
  • You lead incident investigations
  • You support with in- and external audits and inspections (ISO 14001-2015, Corporate EHS&S Comprehensive Audits, governmental agencies)
  • You conduct EHS&S related risk assessments like facility, ergonomic and chemical risk assessments
  • You give EHS&S training on EHS&S related topics
  • You present periodically to the Operations Management Team
  • You develop and/or improve EHS&S processes and practices

Functie eisen

  • Bachelor Degree (HBO) or comparable level (chemical, mechanical, electrical)
  • Course Safety Manager level 3 (HVK) and/or Industrial Hygiene (“Arbeidshygiëne) or comparable
  • Experience with international Management System Standards like ISO14001 and OHSAS18001
  • 3 till 10 years EHS&S Experience in a lab, R&D, chemical and/or biological environment
  • Dutch and English in speaking and writing
  • 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.
This position is based on a contract of 1 year.

Aanvullende informatie

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

QHSE-Professionals is een werving & selectie en recruitmentsupport bureau voor vaste banen en interim functies 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 energie, afval, recycling, food, farmacie, facilitair, scheepvaart, olie & gas, chemie, kunststof, offshore, metaal, bouw, infra, maritime, automotive, ICT en logistiek.

Eigenschappen van deze vacature


  • Vast


  • Industrie
    • Farmacie


  • Coördinator


  • medior


  • Arbo
  • Veiligheid


  • HBO
  • WO


  • Chemische Technologie
  • Laboratorium


  • Noord-Holland