HSE Specialist

Competitive salary + bonus
Posted 3 weeks ago
Job ID: 7967

Job Description

Are you an experienced Health & Safety expert? Our international client seeks an HSE Specialist to join their team in Aargau, Switzerland. This is a newly created position within the company.

The successful candidate will be fluent in German and have Health & Safety experience from the chemical or pharmaceutical production industries.

Your key responsibilities as the HSE Specialist:
  • Lead operational safety and health initiatives, collaborating closely with the HSES Manager
  • Identify and address unsafe conditions or work practices through risk assessments and corrective actions
  • Champion safety leadership and culture among managers and employees
  • Drive continuous improvement in safety management standards and practices
  • Ensure compliance with regulatory bodies and legislation
  • Monitor changes in environmental legislation and implement necessary updates
  • Implement operational safety and health policies and practices to meet requirements
  • Provide training and advice to enhance hazard control measures
  • Collaborate with operations and HSE team members to provide support and learning opportunities

Qualifications/Experience:
  • Engineering degree (chemical engineering, process engineering, etc.)
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in the chemical or pharmaceutical industry
  • Master's degree in HSE engineering or equivalent
  • Knowledge of Swiss environmental legislation and global HSE regulations
  • Fluent in German and English

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