DGSA Specialist


About Chanelle Pharma:

Chanelle Pharma is Ireland’s largest indigenous generic pharmaceutical manufacturer of both medical and veterinary products.

Serving customers in 96 countries worldwide, Chanelle Pharma is a partner of choice in the development and manufacturing of pharmaceutical products to the world’s leading human generic and animal health multinationals and distributors. We are passionate about understanding and addressing the challenges facing our medical and veterinary customers and bringing them innovative and effective products and solutions. 

The Opportunity:

This is an opportunity to be part of a dynamic team within the Chanelle group. We are looking for an individual who will support and drive Chanelle Pharma’s vision to be the most valued global provider of high quality, competitively priced pharmaceutical products and to provide excellent services and support to our customers.

Reporting to the EHS Manager, the DGSA/ Specialist will apply strong fundamental expertise in the support of Environmental Health and Safety compliance within the company.


· Provide ongoing consultancy / training on all aspects associated with the consignment of dangerous goods.

· Complete onsite dangerous goods compliance audits / Audit report writing / Complete dangerous goods annual reports.

· Develop & maintain in-house procedures for activities associated with the carriage of dangerous goods in line with current guidance.

· Investigate dangerous goods related accidents and/or incidents.

· Manage Certification of Dangerous Goods notes for the correct shipment of goods

· Update training records and waste records as required.

· Process ownership for waste management onsite

· Organise EHS / DGSA training for relevant departments as required.

· Other relevant duties as designated


· Organisational skills, personal efficiency, time management skills and the ability to prioritise competing demands.

· Ability to build relationships and collaborate with others.

· Excellent communication skills, both verbal & written.

· Ability to prioritise decision making differentiating between urgent and non-urgent.

· Maintains the highest standards of ethical behaviour. Escalates issues appropriately.

· Practical, action-orientated approach to managing priorities.

· Takes a methodical, systematic and structured approach to organising work.

· Strong technical and troubleshooting ability.

· Development of EHS Knowledge

The above is not intended to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and skills required.


· DGSA Licence required 

·3rd level qualification –. Health & Safety or a DGSA certificate would be preferable.

· Strong computer skills in MS Office

· Experience working with Dangerous Goods.



· Onsite 

DGSA Specialist

Reference No: J0503