Environmental Health & Safety Specialist Drug Product

Switzerland, Stein

Today, Lonza is a global leader in life sciences operating across three continents. While we work in science, there’s no magic formula to how we do it. Our greatest scientific solution is talented people working together, devising ideas that help businesses to help people. In exchange, we let our people own their careers. Their ideas, big and small, genuinely improve the world. And that’s the kind of work we want to be part of.

Our successful Contract Development and Manufacturing Organization (CDMO) branch Drug Product Services (DPS) offers a holistic phase-appropriate approach to parenteral drug product development and manufacturing to our clients as well as exciting job opportunities. Become part of a highly skilled group that enables its customers to meet some of the greatest challenges in patient treatment and join us in Stein, CH by applying for the position as Environmental Health & Safety Specialist Drug Product.

Key responsibilities:

  • Handle all Environmental Health & Safety (EHS) related aspects for the Sterile Drug Product Manufacturing site Stein

  • Maintain a good safety culture and zero safety incidents and act as single point of contact for authorities, customers and other Lonza sites

  • Responsible for emergency planning (concepts, fire department, health, contact for emergency forces and services, clarification team, reporting accidents and incidents)

  • Primary customer contact for EHS audits and questionnaires, REACH certifications, supply safety, business continuity management

  • Coordinate and execute weekly safety inspections, internal audits, and CAPA management

  • In charge of containment strategy and control of dealing with high potent or hazardous substances

  • Establish work health risk assessments to support production

  • Coordination of safety and EHS related trainings as well as personal safety equipment for employees and visitors

  • Contact person for exchange with the Biosafety officer in order to comply with the internal requirements for BSL2 in production

Key requirements:

  • University education or equivalent and training as safety engineer EKAS (SUVA) or comparable

  • Substantial experience in a EHS related position, preferably in in a pharma or biotech company

  • Strong proficiency in Microsoft Office with as well as high expertise of Adobe Acrobat-Pro and SAP

  • Ability to identify creative commercial, workable solutions

  • Strong and effective team player in matrix organizations across sites

  • Proven communication and organizational skills in a scientific and technical environment

  • Experience in working with a multi-national team

  • Fluency in German and English

Every day, Lonza’s products and services have a positive impact on millions of people. For us, this is not only a great privilege, but also a great responsibility. How we achieve our business results is just as important as the achievements themselves. At Lonza, we respect and protect our people and our environment. Any success we achieve is no success at all if not achieved ethically.

People come to Lonza for the challenge and creativity of solving complex problems and developing new ideas in life sciences. In return, we offer the satisfaction that comes with improving lives all around the world. The satisfaction that comes with making a meaningful difference.

Reference: R31170