Senior QHSE Engineer


Ewa Gernand

Recruitment Partner Consultant at Van Storm

Job summary:

Tasks: create QHSE awareness and implement the corporate management system onshore & offshore

Projects: heavy lift, pipelaying, installation & removals in offshore environments

Company: offshore fleet owner and operator

Main requirements: +8 years of experience in the offshore industry with a good knowledge of H&S management systems and risk mitigation strategy

Your opportunity

As a Senior QHSE Engineer, you will be a part of the QHSE Department. You will work with a highly experienced team of engineers with a focus on quality, safety/marine safety, and environmental impact. You will support the organization onshore and offshore.

A good QHSE Engineer will have experience in the offshore industry, will have expert knowledge of H&S management systems and risk mitigation strategy, and have recognized H&S qualifications. In this role, you are responsible for further developing, implementing and managing the integrated corporate management system. Reviewing and improving allocated corporate procedures in the light of continuous improvement and compliance with existing and developing rules and regulations. 

What you will do

  • Support the organization (onshore and offshore) with the implementation and improvement of the integrated corporate management system (safety, quality, and environmental)
  • Act as lead incident investigator and coach other QHSE engineers
  • Support and advise vessel-based Safety Officers on QHSE matters and modifications
  • Lead and participate in the projects related to QHSE
  • Follow up vessel modifications and provide safety engineering input together with the assigned HSE Engineer
  • Participate in the audit schedule as a lead auditor with internal and external audits
  • Update the incident database and monitor the agreed follow-up actions
  • Stay up to date with the latest updates regards the QSHE standards and regulations
  • If you are assigned to a vessel you should provide HSE related input for portcall, docking, lay-up documentation

Where you will work

Want to be part of the changing process of the global offshore industry? Our client has the proven leadership and vision to create, maintain and operate previously inconceivable pipelaying, heavy lift, and deep-sea mining ships and systems. Redefining technological boundaries and achieving record-breaking feats persistently, this Dutch-based organization is at the forefront of offshore equipment development. You will be proud to work here!

  • Be part of a team that is constantly pushing the boundaries of offshore installation and heavy lift
  • A new industry standard in maintenance, repair and specific mission equipment installation
  • Direct and open communication style, “get the job done”
  • Great project outlook: state-of-the-art fleet fully booked for next 3 years
  • Diverse, international teams working on global projects and developments
  • Do you want to be a leader? Do you want to break records? Well, here it is, waiting for you!

What you already have

  • +8 years of experience in a QHSE role, preferably in the maritime/ offshore industry
  • You have a good knowledge of H&S management systems and risk mitigation strategy
  • Experience in maintaining and operating management systems to the guiding standards, with priority on ISM and ISO 9001/14001/45001
  • Have a recognized H&S qualification (NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent)
  • A solution-finding and hands-on approach, since you will be working on diverse projects at the same time
  • Excellent communicator with a clear understanding of compliance needs and a fit-for-purpose approach

Your benefits

  • 30 paid holidays per year for an excellent work-life balance
  • Salary based on expertise starting from € 65K gross per year
  • Covered commuting and interviewing costs
  • Business Travel Insurance
  • Basic Dutch course, so you will understand the Dutch jokes during the coffee break
  • Access to social gatherings, lectures, and events, so you will meet like-minded friends within the Dutch Maritime Industry. We also offer you a 1-year membership of KNVTS, Royal Dutch Association of Marine Engineers.
  • Housing search support and registration are provided by Van Storm 

Sounds interesting?

You might also like

Good to see you here!

Important: Beware of Scams!
(Last Updated: October 2023)

It has come to our attention that scammers offer fake job opportunities through WhatsApp (mainly from non-Dutch numbers) using our name and logo.
If this happens, please check if this person works in Van Storm. If not, contact us and make sure you report that number in the WhatsApp settings. By taking these steps, you help protect others and block potential scammers.

Thank you!

Make sure to follow us:
LinkedIn LinkedIn
Where to find us?

Johan van Hasseltweg 10 B
1022 WV Amsterdam
the Netherlands

Copyright 2024

Amsterdam, Netherlands