Site EHS officer LIXHE

17-4-2019 lixhe
job description

Our client will deliver the two high-voltage direct-current (HVDC) converter stations for the first electricity interconnector between Germany and Belgium.

For this ALEGRO project , our client is looking for a Site EHS officer.

The site EHS officer has to ensure continuous focus and awareness on EHS issues at the construction site and to guide and motivate the entire organization at their work, including follow up and reporting of EHS activities and tasks to relevant parties.


  • Support and implementation of EHS customer requirements
  • Provision of EHS documentation and support the health and safety manager on project
  • Regular EHS construction site observation to verify compliance with the EHS requirements within the
    project handling
  • Provision the EHS Dashboard
  • Draw up the Project Safety Dossier and keep it updated
  • Draw up the DIU (Dossier d´Intervention Ultérieure) and keep it updated
  • Check that the contractors have drawn up their risk analyses and their EHS plans and have
    communicated them to their subcontractors
  • Provide support in elaborating detailed working methods (method statement / task risk analysis)
  • Participate in planning and performance of activities initiated by the EHS departement 
  • Together with the contractors, coordinate the implementation of the general prevention and protection
  • Personally arrange the safety induction for the clients personnel and visitors
  • Organize and participate to safety walks on the construction site
  • Communicate rules and regulations regarding EHS matters to employees
  • Personally arrange or supervise the organization of relevant toolbox meetings and the presence of
    their own members of personnel and of the contractors' Site EHS Officers
  • Report on health and safety awareness, issues and statistics (monthly KPI)
  • Inspect equipment and machinery to observe possible unsafe conditions
  • Perform accident/near miss/incident investigation and root cause analysis and ensure follow up on
    corrective actions in coorporation
  • Develop Emergency Response Plan (ERP) and ensure emergency preparedness

your contribution

  • Bilingual French & English (Dutch is an asset)
  • (Inter)nationally valid recognized safety qualification (Conseiller en prevention niv 1 or 2)
  • VCA - Vol 
  • Deep knowledge of Belgium legal health, safety and environmental regulations for “Temporary or
    Mobile Construction Sites” (ToMCS)
  • Knowledge of EHS international recognized standards e.g. OHSAS 18001, ISO 14001, VCA
  • Excellent knowledge about working on height , no fear of heights
  • Proven Experience (minimum 2 years) as EHS officer in similar international project environment
  • Outstanding organizational and motivational skills
  • Excellent communication skills with the ability to present and explain health and safety topics and
    interpersonal abilities
  • Experience in writing reports and policies for health and safety
  • Familiarity with conducting data analysis and reporting statistics
  • Problem solving and decision making abilities
  • Knowledge of potentially hazardous materials or practices
  • Bilingual French & English (Dutch is an asset)
  • First Aid certification is an asset

what do we offer?

We offer you  a challenging job in an international environment.

quality and environment specialist (m/f)
employment type
full time, freelance
contract type
immediate permanent employments
your Randstad contact
Nele Coppens 02 474 60 07
02 474 60 07