Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Specialist – Dutch & English

By September 20, 2019All categories, All Languages, Dutch, English, Other


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Contract info:
Dutch (Fluent)
English (Fluent)
Depends on experience
Start date:
1 year with view to permanent contract
Teodora Simeonova
Call: +31 (0)70 3117822


Would you like to join a team of great professionals?

Our client is the world’s largest company providing oilfield services and technology products within the oil and gas industry, with a presence in more than 80 countries worldwide and over 90 years market experience. They are currently looking for a HSE Specialist to join their team in IJmuiden.

Please note that the role requires travel to all the different locations of the company around the Netherlands and a driver’s license is mandatory.


Job Profile for HSE Specialist

Responsibilities will include but not be limited to:

  • Develop Managers’ awareness and ensure HSE is an integral part of Line Management responsibilities and objectives
  • Assist Line Management in:
    • Understanding and implementing the HSE Management System
    • Monitoring HSE objectives
    • Liaising with local contractors, and agencies regarding HSE
    • Assessing the local risks
    • Generating local HSE procedures, work instructions and checklists as required
    • Preparing and monitoring HSE plans that define how the HSE Management System is implemented at location level
    • Monitoring compliance to policies, standards and procedures
    • Plan and assist in compliance audits and self-audits (HSE MS, HSE and Product Line standards)
  • Advise Management on corrective action required
  • Coordinate and actively participate in the screening and HSE training of all personnel, including contractors
  • Keep abreast of any new documentation and training material related to HSE and to inform management accordingly
  • Ensure that the relevant HSE documentation is updated and available on the site
  • Advise Management on the level of compliance of the local HSE program, local and national requirements/regulations of the host country
  • Actively monitor and follow-up on HSE reports and facilitate LPT meetings, HSE audits
  • Support line management in investigations of failures and accidents
  • Develop and maintain a high level of awareness among all personnel through communications, training, and by promoting active involvement of employees in HSE
  • Recommend improvements to the HSE program
  • Regular Quest reviews to ensure the logged data is correct and up to date
  • Analyse HSE trends for the location

Candidate Profile for HSE Specialist

  • Must be fluent in Dutch and English, both written and spoken
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience; degree in a related field such as: occupational health & safety and/or environmental science/management, is a plus
  • Hands-on experience with the implementation of ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 Management Systems (certification is also a must)
  • NEBOSH qualification
  • Radiation Protection Advisor (RPA) L3” qualification is a preference
  • Experience in radiation and explosives compliance is an advantage
  • Oil and gas industry experience is an advantage  
  • HSE recognised as strength by peer and manager
  • Good communication skills
  • Basic computer skills  

What Our Client Offers

  • Be part of a supportive team
  • Travel costs reimbursement
  • Opportunity to build a long-term career



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