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Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Engineer

We are looking for an EHS&S engineer who likes to interact with people, sees problems as opportunities and gets energized by improving EHS&S processes. If you have experience with EHS&S in medical devices / ISO14001 are ready for a new challenge, here's your chance!

Job Description
Our client Mentor Medical Systems B.V. in Leiden we is looking for a new colleague to strengthen the Environment, Safety, Health & Sustainability (EHS&S) Team. The EHS&S Department at Mentor Medical Systems leads the implementation of the Worldwide EHS&S and the ISO14001 Management System standards.
Management of EHS&S is a core responsibility of the entire Mentor Medical Systems organization where we as EHS&S department support by having a strong relationship with site- /departmental EHSS Representatives, Management System Standards Owners / Subject Matter Experts and Site Management.

We are looking for an EHS&S engineer 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. If you feel you get energy from EHS&S and are ready for a new challenge, here's your chance!

Responsibilities

  • Expert in Occupational Hygiene subjects (e.g. noise, ergonomics, exposure to chemicals), Transport Safety, EHS&S Risk Assessments (e.g. JSA's, Risk assessments)

  • Lead and / or support the implementation of EHS&S Standards within your field of expertise

  • Coach / lead teams of EHS&S Representatives and Standards Owners / SME's

  • Perform EHS&S assessments within projects and set up, lead and / or support EHS&S projects (for example waste reduction, use of chemical substances)

  • Lead incident investigations

  • Lead in- and external audits and inspections (for example ISO 14001-2015, J&J EHS&S Audits, governmental agencies)

  • Conduct EHS&S related risk assessments like facility, ergonomic and chemical risk assessments

  • Give EHS&S training on EHS&S related topics

  • Present periodically to the Site Leadership Team

  • Develop and/or improve EHS&S processes and practices

Requirements

  • Bachelor or comparable level (chemical, mechanical, electrical);

  • At least 4 years' experience in the field or EHS&S (lab, R&D, chemical and/or biological environment);

  • Additional course Safety Manager level 3 ("HVK") and / or Industrial Hygiene ("AH") or comparable;

  • Dutch and English in speaking and writing;

  • Experience with international Management System Standards like ISO14001;

  • Experience with management of Emergency Response can lead to preference;

  • English and Dutch are mandatory;

  • Valid Dutch work permit is a must;

Benefits

  • Contract: 1 year via Oxford, realistic long- term perspective

  • Salary: €4200- €5000 gross monthly based on a full-time position

  • Holiday: 25+12

  • Working hours: full-time

  • Region: Leiden

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