Head HS&E

  • Location

    Frankfurt, Hessen

  • Sector:

    Manufacturing & Engineering

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  • Salary:

    €80000 - €100000 per annum

  • Contact:

    Petra Podlogar

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  • Published:

    3 months ago

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Our client is an internationally operating manufacturing company with several thousand employees worldwide. To develop, unify and maintain the HS&E company standards across 7 sites located in Europe they are currently looking to hire an experienced

Head HS&E (m/f/d)

The position holder will work closely with the Management Teams and the HSE Representatives of individual sites to elevate safety and health culture in the organization through coordination, communication and leadership.


  • Provide HSE leadership and support to Management Teams in the respective entities in accordance with the Corporate guidelines
  • Drive unification of HSE Systems across the region
  • Provide technical support to Senior Management on any health, safety and environmental related subjects
  • Manage and implement policies to reduce accidents, occupational illnesses or exposure to health hazards
  • Take part in accident / incident investigation, carry out analysis of accident / incident statistics, identifying trends and suggesting improvement plans
  • Ensure effective implementation of Health, Safety, Security and Environmental systems and procedures in the workplace
  • Conduct safety audits both internal and external
  • Carry out in-house safety trainings for individual HSE representatives and also directly for Company personnel
  • Manage the environmental policy


  • Bachelor Degree in Science/Engineering or equivalent with additional professional qualifications in HSE Management Systems
  • Proven experience working in a Safety and Health management role in manufacturing industries
  • Successful track record of working with the HSE, auditors and professional bodies
  • Ability to build relationships and influence people at all levels
  • Ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, have a personable nature with effective and clear communication skills
  • Commitment to working as part of a team
  • Hands on experience in similar former role
  • Excellent command of German and English
  • Willingness to travel across Germany and Internationally


The SR Group (Germany) GmbH is acting as an external recruitment agency in relation to this vacancy.

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