MSD’s Animal Health (MAH) division works to improve the health of animals around the world through collaborative partnerships and a deep sense of responsibility towards our customers, consumers, animals, society, and our planet.
This team of energetic, independent thinkers offers one of the industry’s most innovative portfolios of products, services, and technologies that serve to prevent, treat, and control diseases across all major farm and companion animal species both domestically and internationally.
MSD Animal Health is one of the top Animal Health companies in the world, providing a broad product range, with locations in more than 50 countries and marketed products in more than 140 countries.
We have a strong network of manufacturing and R&D facilities.
We are looking for an
Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) Senior Specialist (m / f / d)
Full-time, as soon as possible
Together with other members of the EHS team, the Senior Specialist will be responsible for specific environmental health and safety programs and compliance for our manufacturing site Vienna, Austria.
The EHS senior Specialist will report to the EHS Team lead. MSD offers attractive career opportunities within the EHS function in Austria and on international level.
Responsibilities include but will not be limited to the following main tasks :
Provide technical support and coordination in defining and implementing site EH&S systems for the site. This entails guiding and directing site support efforts, communicating to the site staff and sub groups and providing in addition to obtaining site EH&S inputs where required.
Prioritize EH&S related risks and develop and assist with implementing corrective action and preventive action plans. Monitor and communicate overall status of plans to Site Management.
Proactively identify improvement opportunities and collaborate with other EHS staff / Engineering / and Operations personnel to leverage best practices and drive continuous improvement efforts.
Ensures ongoing evaluation of changes in Safety Regulatory requirements. Develops and implements site positions and strategies to ensure 100% compliance with all current and future safety requirements as and when they arise.
Ensures that site systems are in place to maintain 100% site compliance with all Safety and Environmental Regulations and Programs and are aligned with global safety and environment expectations.
Establish and maintain excellent communication processes to ensure management, occupational health, and affected employees understand the workplace hazards, exposures, and accompanying risks, as well as the needed control strategies.
Establish exposure control strategies for chemical and physical hazards and personally execute Industrial Hygiene monitoring (quantitative measuring) based on annual exposure assessment plans.
Provide technical support for new projects and modifications to ensure proper EH&S design review, as well as routine / maintenance evaluation after process / equipment installed / implemented.
Conduct independent inspections of facilities and practices, as required, for conformance with Site, Corporate and / or Statutory safety requirements.
Ensures Operations are carried out in accordance with required standards of safety and in adherence to all relevant Company Policies and Procedures.
Develop and implement effective EH&S-related training programs for both management and employees.