Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Engineer

Locatie: Leiden, South Holland, Netherlands
Salaris: competitive
Soort functie: Freelance

One of our clients is looking for an Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Engineer for 40 hours (32 hours discussable) a week with a duration of 8 months beginning on 01-11-2019 in Leiden.

Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Engineer

Project overview

You are driven to search for EHS&S solutions, compliant with local and national codes and J&J Standards and which fit in the structure of an R&D environment. You prefer long term solutions above fixing. You have a strong bond with site- /departmental EHSS Representatives, Standards Owners / Subject Matter Experts and Site Management and work with them to get the job done.

Principal responsibilities

  • Lead and / or support the implementation of EHSS Standards
  • Coach / lead teams of EHSS Representatives and Standards Owners / SME's
  • Perform EHSS assessments within projects and set up, lead and / or support EHS&S projects
  • Lead incident investigation
  • Support in- and external audits and inspections
  • Conduct EHSS related risk assessments
  • Give EHS&S training on EHS&S related topics
  • Present periodically to the Site Leadership Team
  • Develop and/or improve EHSS practices


  • Start date: 01-11-2019
  • Project length: 8 months
  • Location: Leiden (The Netherlands)

Skills & Qualification:

  • Bachelor or comparable level (chemical, mechanical, electrical)
  • 3-5 year experience in the field or EHS&S (lab, R&D, chemical and/of biological environment)
  • Additional course Safety Manager level 3 ("HVK") and / or Industrial Hygiene ("AH") or the strong will to follow this course
  • Experience with ISO14001
  • English required, Dutch a strong plus

Apply now

Are you the Environment, Health, Safety & Sustainability Engineer I'm looking for? Please contact Femke Fokkema via +31 (0)20 522 1588 or f.fokkema[at]realstaffing.com