EHS Specialist

Location
Holly Springs, NC
Posted
Oct 15, 2021
Ref
2021-16079
Hotbed
Bio NC
Required Education
Bachelors Degree
Position Type
Full time

EHS programs are core pillar of our project execution strategy with a focus on Employee Health and Wellbeing, Safety by Design and Environmental Sustainability. If you've ever worked at a facility and thought, “If only I could have influenced the design it could have been so much better”, then we want to talk to you! The EHS Specialist will help champion the development of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability programs to eliminate risk through the design process, execute sustainability initiatives to minimize environmental impact and establish a world class culture of EHS. Responsibilities will transition throughout the project phase to include EHS by Design, use of 3D modeling for risk identification and improvement, execution of process hazard assessments, support of FAT\SAT\Validation\Start-up and transition into a long term, permanent operation role. This position reports to the site EHS Manager.

External US

We are growing our locations and are investing more than $2 billion into establishing a new large-scale manufacturing site for biopharmaceuticals in the United States to accelerate the growth of our Bio CDMO (Contract and Development Manufacturing Organization) business. This will be the largest end-to-end cell culture CDMO provider in North America.

The new site will offer end-to-end solutions to our customers looking to manufacture biopharmaceuticals in the US. In addition to drug substance manufacture, it will also provide automated fill-finish and assembly, packaging, and labeling services. The new state-of-the-art facility is located in Holly Springs, North Carolina, United States.

EHS programs are core pillar of our project execution strategy with a focus on Employee Health and Wellbeing, Safety by Design and Environmental Sustainability. If you've ever worked at a facility and thought, “If only I could have influenced the design it could have been so much better”, then we want to talk to you! The EHS Specialist will help champion the development of Environmental, Health, Safety and Sustainability programs to eliminate risk through the design process, execute sustainability initiatives to minimize environmental impact and establish a world class culture of EHS. Responsibilities will transition throughout the project phase to include EHS by Design, use of 3D modeling for risk identification and improvement, execution of process hazard assessments, support of FAT\SAT\Validation\Start-up and transition into a long term, permanent operation role. This position reports to the site EHS Manager.

 

Job Responsibilities

Major Accountabilities:

  • Drive EHS by design standards and facilitate design development in collaboration with engineering and Fujifilm disciplines
  • Lead innovation through sustainability team to identify key environmental drivers, identify best in class, out of the box reduction solutions and champion integration into the design.
  • Participate in process hazard assessments (PHA) as EHS subject matter expert to identify points of concern, establish mechanisms of control and ensure actions are both incorporated by design and meet intent during start-up.
  • Establish, implement, promote, and maintain the Environmental Health program for the site.
  • Serve as EHS SME to ensure timely response to questions from process stakeholders.
  • Support development of site permits and policies necessary to start-up and operate facility.
  • Provides EHS and Sustainability orientation and training
  • Instruct or coach other professionals

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Progressive thought processes with a focus on out of the box, collaborative thinking and teaming
  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety, Environmental Heath, Environmental Engineering, Environmental Sciences, Chemical Engineering or equivalent experience
  • Robust knowledge of Environmental, Health and Safety regulations
  • Execution of EHS program development and implementation
  • Ability to interpret regulations and transpose into functional program requirements and execution documentation
  • Pharmaceutical, manufacturing or equivalent industry required.
  • Minimum of 5 years' relevant experience including experience at a manufacturing site. 8 years preferred.

Preferred Requirements

  • Prior experience in greenfield operations or start-up of new facilities
  • Ability to read P&ID's and other design documentation
  • Biopharmaceutical, Active Pharmaceutical Ingredient, Finished drug product or GMP experience

FDBH works with technical data, technology and materials that are subject to U.S. export laws and regulations. This position will require access to technical data, technology and source code that is controlled under U.S. export laws and regulations, including but not limited to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations at 22 C.F.R. Parts 120 – 130 and Export Administration Regulations in 15 C.F.R. Part 730 – 774, as may be amended. To conform to these laws and regulations, applicants must be U.S. citizens, lawful permanent residents of the U.S., protected individuals as defined by 8 USC 1324(b)(a)(3) (i.e., asylees and refugees) or otherwise eligible for an export authorization from the U.S. Department of State or U.S. Department of Commerce. Offers of employment will be contingent on the Company's ability to secure an export authorization.

FDBU is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identify or any other protected class. If an accommodation to the application process is needed, please email FDBUHR@fujifilm.com.

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