Environmental Health and Safety Senior Advisor

  • Department / Function :
  • Manufacturing
  • Location :
  • Clonmel
  • Contract Type :
  • Permanent
  • Working Pattern :
  • Full-time
  • Job Advert Description :
  • Ireland is home to Bulmers, the best loved Irish cider in the world. We grow the apples there and make the cider in the heart of Clonmel, Co. Tipperary where our own orchards are the pride of the town. Our Bulmers cider is a fabric brand in Ireland, the number one by far and our teams in Ireland are proud to manufacture, market, distribute and sell to thousands of customers, with teams right across Ireland and offices in major cities like Dublin, Clonmel and Cork. 


    About the role:

    In this role, you'll be responsible for developing the EHS Management system in line with OHSAS 18001 (ISO 45001) and ISO 14001 standards. You'll report to management on the performance of these systems and identify areas for improvement. Supporting the delivery of the EHS strategy, you'll work to achieve continuous improvement in EHS performance across the site.

    You'll provide assurance to the EHS Manager through monitoring and interventions, ensuring that operations meet EHS legislative obligations. Additionally, you'll support the development of the company culture and oversee EHS performance across departments, collaborating with senior management as needed. Offering competent advice on EHS matters to staff will be a key part of your role, ensuring the site remains fully compliant with legal EHS requirements.

    You'll develop and implement EHS initiatives, continually improving and setting EHS targets, objectives, and KPIs with the EHS Manager. You'll also be responsible for approving, monitoring, and reviewing all subcontractor work, writing risk assessments and standard operating procedures, and conducting site audits and inspections, including external audits for ISO 45001 and 14001.

    Assisting with occupational health issues and providing internal training, such as inductions and toolbox talks, are part of your duties. You'll ensure records of incidents are maintained, investigate root causes, and implement controls to prevent recurrence. Monitoring working hours to comply with legislation and internal policy, driving continuous improvement, and promoting best practices are essential.

    You'll develop and update site EHS policies, procedures, and safe work systems, assist in the analytical data review of the Waste Water Treatment Plant performance, and provide advice and support for planning and delivering health and safety training.

    Key deliverables:

    • Compliance with the following;
    • Health and Safety and Environmental legislation and regulation
    • Quality standards
    • Operational legislative standards and requirements
    • Company standards, practices and policies

    About you

    To excel in this role, you'll need a degree in Environmental Health & Safety or a related field. Your excellent attention to detail and methodical approach to tasks will be crucial. Proficiency in Microsoft Office is a must, along with top-notch communication, presentation, reporting, and interpersonal skills.

    Strong time management skills are essential, as is the ability to handle challenges systematically. You'll need robust analytical, problem-solving, failure diagnostics, decision-making, and organizational abilities. Experience managing ISO 14001 and ISO 45001 is highly preferred.

    About Us 

    Operating through the Matthew Clark, Bibendum, Tennent’s and Bulmers Ireland brands, the Group has a market leading range, scale and reach including an intimate understanding of the markets it serves.  

    Together we grow, brew, manufacture, market, and deliver some of the world’s favourite drinks. From grass to glass, and everything in between. C&C Group plc is a premium drinks company which owns, manufactures, markets, and distributes a unique portfolio of beer and cider brands in its home markets and across the globe. 

    C&C Group’s portfolio of owned/exclusive brands include: Bulmers, the leading Irish cider brand; Tennent’s, the leading Scottish beer brand; Magners the premium international cider brand; as well as a range of fast-growing, premium and craft ciders and beers, such as Heverlee, Menabrea, Five Lamps and Orchard Pig.  

    We seek to champion and embed sustainability in everything that we do at C&C. While delivering joy to customers, we always shine a light on people and the planet. We have a clear ESG vision delivering to a better world. We respect, support, and develop all our people to be their best, with a focus on results by creating a culture of winning together. 

    We also recognize that people come with a wealth of experience and talent beyond just the technical requirements of a job. If your experience is close to what you see listed here, please still consider applying. Diversity of experience and skills combined with passion is a key to delivering on our mission. Therefore, we encourage people from all backgrounds to apply. Please let us know if you require accommodations during the interview process. 

    C&C Group (and inclusive companies) do not accept unsolicited CVs from recruiters or employment agencies in response to any of our roles. For help, please contact our Talent Acquisition Team at careers@candcgroup.com. All applications need to come through the candidate portal https://careers.candcgroupplc.com/vacancies/