Logo DSV

Do you have an eye for detail? And do you know how you can make a difference with regard to Health, Safety & Environment? Then apply now!

DSV Solutions

For our fast-growing DSV Solutions division, located in Tholen, we are looking for a Senior Health, Safety & Environment Specialist.

Are you the specialist who is concerned with the implementation and optimization within all departments of the policy in the field of Safety, Health and Environment? From your location in Tholen, you work within a multi-site environment in the Netherlands and Belgium. Your focus is on the central SHE policy. In addition, you ensure that the management system of DSV Solutions is implemented and maintained within Belgium and the Netherlands. In such a way that it meets the needs of the local organization but also the laws and regulations. You identify bottlenecks, report them and advise managers and management on improvements.

You also assist the organization in the implementation and evaluation of the SHE policy, you guide and support the prevention employees in the performance of their tasks/responsibilities. You develop training courses, prepare presentations (to increase environmental and safety awareness of management and employees) and you are also active as the first point of contact in the field of safety, health and the environment in the workplace (as well as carrying out safety rounds).

One of your responsibilities is also that you participate in various RFIs, RFQs, RI&E and the associated Plan of Approach and that you advise and support management in developing KPI measurements / reports in the field of SHE. As well as co-drafting and managing the annual SHE objectives. As a Senior Health, Safety & Environment Specialist you report directly to the Senior manager QHSE (for the Belgium and the Netherlands organisation). You work together with the other SHEQ colleagues.

Your further duties include;

  • Provide cooperation for the implementation of the prevention measures and advice given with regard to. onboarding, training, information, safety and environmental instructions, use of chemicals, biological agents, fire prevention, emergency planning, emergency response, etc.;
  • Drafting, completing and signing documents regarding the selection, purchase, use and maintenance of work equipment and personal protective equipment;
  • Carrying out assignments and/or advising on the legal tasks that are established and included in European, national or regional legislation and regulations;
  • Taking care of the administrative management regarding safety, health and the environment
  • Initiate and/or participate in multidisciplinary teams related to: drawing up and/or elaborating process descriptions, work instructions, control cards;
  • You also ensure that subcontractors can work safely and you have an advisory role in drawing up work permits;

What do we ask?

We are always looking for people who want to make a difference and who can add value to our organization. The qualities we value are: commitment, responsibility, professional skills and the ability to share knowledge. In the role of Senior Health, Safety & Environment Specialist, we also require the following qualities: analytical and process-oriented thinking skills, basic knowledge of management techniques; being able to set priorities, distinguish main from side issues, communicative, assertive, creative, expertise, initiator, planning and organisation. If you have these qualities and the points below, apply immediately! 

  • HBO work and thinking level; supplemented with a specialization in secondary safety science;
  • Relevant work experience preferably gained within the logistics or process industry;
  • Command of the Dutch and English language in word and writing;
  • Knowledge and experience in the field of occupational health and safety and environmental management and/or the willingness to develop in this area is an advantage.

What do we offer?

Working at DSV means working for one of the top players in the logistics market. We are growing and looking for people who want to grow with us. We offer a challenging job in an international environment, with a salary that matches the position and good secondary employment conditions (including 28 vacation days, 8% holiday pay and a good pension scheme).

Does this sound like the challenge you like to take on?

We would like to get to know you and would like to receive your CV. Click on the “Apply button”. For further information about the position, please contact Marjolein Verbeek on +31653165170 or Jeroen de Wit on jeroen.dewit@nl.dsv.com. 

DSV does not accept unsolicited help from intermediary / employment agencies or other third parties for this vacancy. Resumes sent (in whatever form) by said parties to any employees of DSV without a valid written search query from our HR Department, are considered public information. No compensation will be owed to the said parties in the event that a candidate is hired whose CV and / or other information has been sent unsolicited.

Return to the overview of job openings.

Any questions?

Our recruiter Jeroen de Wit is ready for you.

Jeroen de Wit