Ehs Engineer

IPS-Integrated Project Services
Full Time
Birmingham B37
Posted 30+ days ago
Job description
Position Responsibilities: We are looking for a talented EHS Engineer/Specialist to join our industry leading Project Delivery and Construction team based in the UK. The EHS Engineer assists in maintaining compliance with EHS policies and regulations for engineering services, construction projects and validation/compliance services. Visits and assignments based on client sites in the UK and Europe to audit and inspect project compliance. Assists in administrative compliance activities as directed.
Job Duties and Responsibilities
  • Interface with client EHS teams and project teams to develop safety strategies, relationships, culture and approach throughout the project lifecycle.
  • Assist design teams with implementing design safety on projects. Support design safety reviews, designer risk assessments, safety coordinator duties, collation of safety information and preparing project health and safety files.
  • Assist construction project teams by supporting subcontractor qualifications, safety plan development and implementation, project compliance inspections and project EHS regulatory guidance.
  • Research regulations and assist with construction site EHS compliance.
  • Perform EHS compliance audits and inspections at IPS project sites. Record and report audits and assist with implementation of corrective actions.
  • Collate safety statistics and manage reporting system.
  • Provide on-site EHS support for projects that require continuous oversight. Likely to regularly involve travel to project locations for several days to several weeks. Potential for longer term site-based assignments.
  • Review and evaluate risk assessments, method statements and daily job ‘safe plan of action’ developed by subcontractors.
  • Input to development of EHS procedures, guidelines, templates, systems and administrative functions.
  • Prepare and deliver EHS training to the IPS team and supply chain partners.
  • Other duties as assigned.
Qualifications & Requirements:
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Safety, Engineering or a related field.
  • 5 - 10 years of design and construction safety experience. (Knowledge and experience with construction safety topics such as – RAMS review and approvals, Permitting, SPAs, fall protection, trenching and Shoring, crane lifts, steel erection, hot work, confined space, emergency plans, etc.).
  • Strong knowledge of Construction Health & Safety Regulations and design safety within the process industries.
  • Experience in pharmaceutical Design/Build/Validate processes is a plus.
  • Experience of being site based (manufacturing or construction) or significant experience of providing site EHS support on Client Sites.
  • Analytical thinking, structured problem-solving skills, superior communications skills, team building and strong work ethic.
  • Must be able to build rapport with department staff, clients and contractors.
Core Value Requirements
  • Must exhibit an entrepreneurial spirit by consistently seeking new opportunities to add value to the organization.
  • Must strive for excellence in all aspects of job performance.
    Must approach their work enthusiastically with a contagious energy and drive.
  • Must display creativity and innovation by continually working to improve solutions, tools, methods and service delivery system.
  • Must conduct oneself with an uncompromising commitment to the welfare of our clients and each other.
  • Must act in an ethical, professional and respectful manner at all times.
  • Must exhibit the ability to build and sustain long term relationships of mutual value through teamwork.
  • Must be driven to succeed and committed to goal attainment.

Company Overview: About Us
IPS-Integrated Project Services is a global leader in developing innovative and cost effective solutions for the engineering, construction, commissioning and qualification of complex pharmaceutical and biotech research and manufacturing facilities. With technical expertise spanning R&D to pilot-scale to large-scale production, our team specializes in the technology, trends and regulatory environment to successfully deliver capital projects and improve operations. For over thirty years, we have applied unique LEAN methodologies throughout the project life cycle, continually finding ways to do things better and more efficiently, delivering higher quality and controlling costs. Headquartered in Blue Bell, PA, IPS is a multi-national company with over 2,000 professionals worldwide and offices in California, Kansas, Maryland, Massachusetts, New Jersey, North Carolina, Pennsylvania, Brazil, Canada, China, Ireland, Singapore, Switzerland, Germany, United Kingdom and four locations in India. Visit our website at

Process Architecture, Process Design, Engineering, Construction, Commissioning, Qualification, LEAN Project Delivery, Strategic Master Planning, Energy Conservation Management, Project Controls, Program/Project Management, Operations/Logistics Strategy and Planning, EPCMV and Staffing Services.
IPS is an equal opportunity, affirmative action employer of protected veterans (M/F/D/V).

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