EHS Partner

Novo Nordisk


Posted 2 months ago

Job Description

Novo Nordisk Iran has opened a role for an Environment, Health & Safety partner at Kordan. Apply now and be part of life-changing careers at Novo Nordisk. About Novo Nordisk: Novo Nordisk is a global healthcare company with more than 95 years of innovation and leadership in diabetes care. This heritage has given us experience and capabilities that also enable us to help people defeat obesity, hemophilia, growth disorders, and other serious chronic diseases. About the department: You will be a part of the Environment, Health & Safety department at NN-LMT (Which is Novo Nordisk's local manufacturing site, located in Kordan, Karaj) with more than 135 highly engaged, experienced, and qualified professionals, supporters, technicians, and operators who work diligently together to serve our patients every day by delivering highest quality products with excellence. The EHS team is a part of the PM and Support department working directly with the site director and is responsible to manage all relevant Environmental, health, and safety activities. As a team, we aim to reach Zero environmental aspect in all our operations, and also within suppliers cooperating with the local plant, improve the level of employee health so that no one is suffering from both condition and mental well-being, and also create an environment where employees believe on the possibility of reaching to zero accident workplace. Are you passionate about the environment, employees’ health, ergonomics, mental well-being, safety, prevention, chemicals, and risks? Are you motivated by partnering with stakeholders across the entire value chain and designing, driving, and following up on solutions that fit both authorities’ requirements and our challenges? And are you looking for an opportunity to use your competencies to influence and bring us closer to our ambition of zero accidents and zero environmental impact? Then there is a great opportunity to become part of a team, where we support Novo Nordisk by setting the direction for, maintaining, and developing the areas of the environment, health & safety (EHS). About the position: As an Environment, Health & Safety Partner you will have the following responsibilities: ● You set directions and deliver results that significantly impact the business area. ● You influence the ability and opportunity for NN-LMT to reach the long-term goals on environment, health, and safety and communicate progress and status via the EHS report including critical analysis and reporting with relevant frequency. ● You identify better practices and create improvements in methods, techniques, approaches, etc. together with EHS representatives, and mgmt. team and stakeholders across NN-LMT, incl. acting as EHS subject matter experts for projects within the LMT plant, Investment Portfolio Group, and Utility and Facility team. Via your process responsibilities, you will also support follow-ups with selected suppliers in implementing environmental initiatives toward zero impact. ● You are a champion for Environmental initiatives which is called “Circular for Zero”. ● You plan for creating a Zero-Accident mindset among all employees, visitors, and contractors and to ensure all employees are physically and mentally fit. ● You ensure compliance with all local and international requirements by creating a good relationship with all relevant authorities and support on legal monitoring and compliance. ● You provide guidance for the LMT departments and EHS representatives in standards, priorities, and procedures as well as contribute on the shop floor e.g. with practical solutions. ● You collect data with the support of an EHS representative, analyze the data on a regular basis, and report on required platforms. Contact: Please send/upload your CV only in English. Due to the high volume of applications being received for this role, please note that only qualified candidates will be contacted. Working at Novo Nordisk: At Novo Nordisk, we recognize that it is no longer good enough to aspire to be the best company in the world. We need to aspire to be the best company in the world and we know that this is only possible with talented employees with diverse perspectives, backgrounds, and cultures. We are therefore committed to creating an inclusive culture that celebrates the diversity of our employees, the patients we serve, and the communities we operate in. Together, we’re life-changing. Millions rely on us: To work for Novo Nordisk, you will need the skills, dedication, and ambition to change lives for the better for millions of patients living with diabetes and other chronic diseases. In exchange, we offer the chance to be part of a truly global workplace, where passion and engagement are met with opportunities for professional and personal development.


To succeed in this role, we imagine that you have: ● A relevant academic degree (Bachelor's or Master's degree in HSE or Occupational Health and Safety). ● Full working proficiency in English, both oral and written. ● At least 3 years of experience with Health and Safety work, ideally from pharmaceutical production and international manufacturing sites. ● Experience with local legislative requirements, ISO 45001 standard, ISO 14001 standard, and audits/inspections. ● Ability to negotiate the right EHS solutions while balancing EHS response with other business needs. As a person, you will thrive in this role if you have high personal drive and a positive attitude enabling you to pursue key focus areas and achieve results. You are good at communication and training, and you can communicate complex subjects in a simple way. You have a qualitative and analytical mind set with a proactive, structured, and systematic approach to tasks. Your colleagues will see you as highly motivated, flexible, and friendly, but also persistent and able to get things done.

Employment Type

  • Full Time


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