Your new role
As a Health/ Safety Specialist you will have a number of different responsibilities and you will be preparing the following activities for CoE-Microbiology and AVA. You will be evaluating biosafety risks both with hazardous substances and within the laboratory. You will be responsible for inventory hazardous substances (IGS). You will be performing the RI&E and RAM for our department. You will be assigning and reviewing EH&S training where it is needed and you will ensure the trainings in the field of bio-safety are compliant and adjust them accordingly. You will prepare and oversee the site bio-risk management programme and assist in the development of the area – specific biosafety manual. You will serve as a member of the biosafety committee that helps identify, evaluate and define controls of potential biohazards, including storage, handling and disposal as needed, and supports programme management, development, implementation, and compliance verification.
What you'll need to succeed
You will need experience with Biosafety, GMOs and safety aspects in a microbiological laboratory. You will need to be an excellent communicator in both English and Dutch in the field of safety as you will be working with various teams and trainings. An ability to interpret EHS standards and ensure they are being met. A quick eye to identify and address issues in a preventative way and sufficient knowledge
Your new company
MSD is a leading company in global biopharmaceuticals with a diverse portfolio of prescription medicines, oncology, vaccines and animal health products. With 69,000 employees operating in more than 140 countries, MSD offers state-of-the-art laboratories, plants and offices that are designed to Inspire their employees as we learn, develop and grow.
In Oss, there are two large production sites that are formerly known as Organon. The first location, Biotech Operations, produces novel biologic active ingredients (“drug substance”). Their activities are split between USP (cell culturing/microbiology in bioreactors up to 22.000 liters) and DSP (filtration and purification of product).The other location, Pharmaceutical Operations, focuses on the production, packaging and distribution of various end products (tablets and injectables) and birth control products.
What you'll get in return
Hays Detachering | This is a project that will start with a contract for 10 months through Hays. Extension to stay within the department is anticipated. At this position, you will get a competitive salary and your travel expenses are covered.
What you need to do now
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Scientific and R&D
Competitive Salary + Travel expenses covered
Talk to a consultant
Talk to Tom Murphy, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Amsterdam