QHSE Engineer

Location Maynooth
Discipline: Production & Manufactoring
Job type: Permanent
Salary: €65000
Contact name: Brian Doyle

Contact email: brian.doyle@elitetalenthub.ie
Job ref: 32753
Published: 28 days ago

Elite Talent Hub LTD is a specialist in permanent staffing solutions for clients nationwide.

Our Client is a leading global manufacturer of innovative semiconductor and flat panel display production equipment. They are committed to empowering the newest advancements in technology and to the progress of our future equipment, providing innovative tools and always supporting our global customers as a Trusted Partner.

In Europe, since 1994 our client has expanded operations, and they now operate in 18 Countries with more than 14,000 employees. Our clients Business is focused on Sales & Service supporting and developing Customersneeds across Europe.


Job Title: QHSE Engineer

Reports to: European QHSE Manager

Direct Reports: None

Department: QHSE


Primary Duties:

The QHSE Engineer is a member of a European team, responsible for overseeing QHSE activities in the designated Region, including but not limited to:


  • Ensure adherence to local regulations for product compliance, environmental safety, and general safety, and manage communications with relevant agencies.
  • Identify health and safety hazards and ensure prompt corrective actions are implemented.
  • Perform regular inspections and risk assessments of facilities, machinery, and equipment, recommending corrective measures.
  • Develop strong working relationships with all internal departments on QHSE matters, ensuring the safety of field personnel at customer sites and managing incident escalations.
  • Support continuous improvement and excellence in all QHSE aspects.
  • Implement training programs on compliance, hazardous material handling, emergency response, hygiene, and safety.
  • Monitor QHSE activities in the Region; prepare status reports; analyze key safety performance indicators, compile reports, and present findings to management, emphasizing areas for improvement.
  • Maintain high technical and regulatory knowledge to support QHSE subjects in the Region.
  • Assist in creating and updating emergency response plans to ensure organizational readiness.
  • Foster trust and collaboration within the team and with external contacts, respecting diversity.
  • The QHSE Engineer may be required to travel for business needs within the region or internationally.


Skills and Expertise:

  • Bachelor's degree or relevant diploma (IOSH/NEBOSH/CQA/IMEA) in engineering or equivalent experience.
  • Proven experience as a Health and Safety Engineer or similar role in an engineering environment.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of health and safety regulations.
  • Strong analytical skills to identify hazards and develop preventive measures.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills for cross-functional collaboration and training.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and industry-specific safety management systems.
  • Professional certifications (CSP or ASP) are highly desirable.
  • Ability to work independently, prioritize tasks, and meet deadlines.
  • Strong attention to detail and problem-solving skills.
  • Effective communication through agreed channels.
  • Works independently with minimal guidance and acts as a subject matter expert, mentoring others.
  • High focus on Safety, Quality, and Compliance standards.
  • Fluent in English, both written and spoken.