3 month contract to be based in Dresden – Germany.
Chemical process industry experience, with fluent German language abilities and German SHEQ Regulations.
CDS Recruitment have an International Chemical Industrial Waste Company who have sent up a brand new site in Dresden, German. CDS Recruitment have been asked to source an experienced SHEQ Officer to work on a three month basis. The client is BASF where you will be dealing with the chemical sites industrial chemical waste.
· Contractor 3 months @ schwarzeide
· Must be able to speak fluent German
· May go permanent later
· From the UK or Germany
· Chemical background a must
· Good knowledge of German SHEQ regs
· Immediately available
· Money negotiable approx. £400perday
· If from the UK we can pick up accommodation expenses for the three months. If German, they would be expected to source themselves if not local to schwarzheide.
Qualifications: Degree (science), or some commensurate experience. NEBOSH Env, NEBOSH H&S.
Past Experiences: SHEQ experience, process industries experience
Main purpose of job:
The primary function is to support the SHEQ Chemicals Team to ensure that the Schwarzheide site operates safely and effectively in line with current legislation and cds recruitments client policies and procedures. Primary functions are the effective implementation, ongoing maintenance and monitoring of SHEQ processes, the day to day control of SHEQ processes on-site and in the key site functions (lab, engineering). To conduct or manage environmental monitoring and site reporting. To lead on Workbench data input, reporting and analysis.
1.1 Process Safety
” Control and maintain effective and up to date hazard identification and risk assessment programme;
” Ensure suitable and demonstrable design and effective implementation of risk reduction measure;
” Assist in assessments of new enquiries / customers for SHEQ suitability and in management of change processes;
” Liaise where requested with authorities, regulatory and other bodies to ensure legal compliance;
” Maintain and ensure ongoing compliance with any relevant emergency plans;
” Report monthly on Process Safety Performance Indicators and as soon as possible in the event of incidents, dangerous occurrences and significant near miss events.
1.2 Personal Safety
” Ensure SHEQ requirements are effectively communicated through site inductions and manage SHEQ competency programmes;
” Ensure effective control of contractors in matters pertaining to SHEQ performance;
” Ensure suitable risk assessments exist and that risks are suitably minimised;
” Ensure compliance with relevant H&S legislation as provided in clients register of relevant H&S legislation;
” Conduct accident investigations, share knowledge with other sites and ensure corrective and preventive actions are completed appropriately;
” Report monthly on personal safety performance and as soon as practicable on any actual or potential lost time injuries or significant near misses.
” Support the Chemical Exposure Monitoring Programmes (COSHH);
” Implement the Occupational Health Surveillance Programmes;
” Conduct noise & vibration exposure monitoring; ensure suitable control systems are in place for legionella and asbestos control as relevant;
” Ensure compliance with relevant other H&S legislation as provided in clients register of relevant H&S legislation;
” Report monthly on Employee Health Performance and immediately on any health issues.
” Maintain and ensure ongoing compliance with Environmental Permits and other relevant environmental legislation;
” Manage the sites’ environmental monitoring programmes;
” Support the site energy management programmes and ensure compliance with relevant programmes and targets;
” Conduct investigations into near misses, incidents and complaints, ensure effective corrective and preventive actions are completed;
” Report monthly on environmental performance and as soon as possible on any significant issues / events.
” Support the sites’ quality management system;
” Host Duty of Care Visits with Customers and conduct Duty of Care audits of suppliers where required;
” Progress the investigation and resolution of customer complaints;
” Report monthly on quality performance and as soon as practicable on any significant quality issues.
5. Management Systems
” Maintain an effective and efficient management system
” Implement the sites’ internal audit programme;
” Periodically review all aspects of the systems and recommend changes to maintain the relevance of procedures and documents in achieving the aims outlined in the company policy documents;
” Assist in SHEQ training and competency programmes;
” Assist in SHEQ CI programmes.
” HSE Legislation, Guidance and Standards
” Quality, H&S, Environment Management Systems
” Thorough knowledge of relevant clients sites and processes
Call Chris Sultman to discuss the opportunity and email a cv to email@example.com