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Employment Opportunity, Isle of Lewis


We are the world's leading chemical company because we offer intelligent solutions for our customers and for a sustainable future. We link and develop people with diverse talents all over the world. For you, this means a variety of ways to advance. Not only your performance but also your personality matter to us. At BASF, careers develop from opportunities.  

At our cGMP certified site in Callanish, Scotland, our experts oversee the commercial-scale manufacture of omega-3 and omega-6 products for the pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and food sectors.  For over 20 years they have been developing novel purification methods for fatty acids, such as the industry-leading Maxomega™ and Crystalpure™ technologies.


EHS Advisor

Competitive salary plus attractive benefits package  

What you can expect

Reporting to the Technical & EHS Manager, you will provide the site with professional expert advice and hands on support in safety, environment and risk management measures on all activities to ensure the site is compliant with UK EHS law.  You will assume responsibility for the Responsible Care Management System and preparation of site documentation as appropriate.  In addition, you will improve site EHS performance by promoting Responsible Care principles, identifying and fostering best practice and training and educating the workforce and contractors in site documentation standards and in the use of risk assessment tools.  You will conduct inspections and assessments of site operational activities making recommendations for compliance and improvement.


What we expect

In addition to a professional occupational EHS accredited qualification, you will have relevant experience in a manufacturing environment or safety role. Beyond this, you will be computer/systems literate and will possess the ability to communicate in a clear and concise manner.


We offer

Responsibility from day one in a challenging work environment and "on-the-job" training as part of a committed team. Competitive compensation including attractive benefits as well as excellent career opportunities in an international company.  

To apply please send CV and covering letter to Dina Mackenzie, by post: BASF Pharma (Callanish) Ltd, Breasclete, Isle of Lewis, HS2 9ED or email: dina.mackenzie@basf.com by Friday 21 April 2017.