EHS Support - specialist

Locatie: Oss, North Brabant, Netherlands
Salaris: competitive
Soort functie: Freelance

One of our clients is looking for an EHS Support - specialist for 40 hours a week with a duration of a year in Oss.

EHS Support - Specialist

Project at De Geer

You will support Project Windmill, that consists of construction of a new manufacturing building and support facilities at this location.

  • The company will increase the production capacity
  • In order to do so both USP and DSP building will be extended and new equipment installed
  • To enable this a current production line needs to be decommissioned
  • And other site projects needs to be rerouted


  • You will participate in a dedicated Biotech capital project team
  • Making sure design is according to EHS MSD standards and fits operational wise for Biotech
  • Global Engineering will manage the project together with an ePCM partner
  • Project is currently in Concept Design and will ramp up quickly into Basic Engineering (Feb 2020)

Required Experience and Skills:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related Safety or Environmental field of study
  • +5 years of EHS, Engineering, or Operational experience in chemical, pharmaceutical, biochemical, petrochemical or process related industry
  • Drive to engage others and have excellent interpersonal, communication and leadership skills
  • Ability to maintain focus on key project goals and priorities, but also analyse the detail to facilitate problem resolution and ensure project success
  • Knowledge and experience working with EHS regulations
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to influence both horizontally and vertically


  • Participate in project design reviews and HAZOPS for proposed new systems
  • Ensure management of change processes are followed and serve as EHS reviewer for planning of activities impacting existing facility operation
  • Serve as a siteEHS representative during mechanical completion, commissioning and qualification activities, participate in project walk-downs and start-up activities for assigned systems:
    • Ensure that installation is in conformance with local and national regulations, internal company standards, design intent and HAZOP recommendations
    • Ensure that all necessary procedures, PPE, signage and training are complete and available for performing the necessary tasks during the specific start-up phase
    • Serve as primary EHS reviewer for Pre-Start-up Safety and Environmental checklists completed during project start-up activities
    • Serve as a leader in demonstrating and implementing a strong EHS culture across the project
  • The successful candidate will be able to demonstrate a proven track record to influence others, have strong knowledge of safety programs and be a convincing communicator with strong interpersonal skills. The ideal candidate is a self-directed, technically strong individual who can work in a multi-functionary team environment.

Apply now

  • Are you the EHS Support - specialist I'm looking for? Please contact Femke Fokkema via 020 522 1588 or f.fokkema[at]