Health & Safety Manager

Home Health & Safety Manager

Health & Safety Manager

Location: Netherlands Salary: €85,000- 95,000 DOE


Health & Safety Manager- Groningen, Netherlands  

€85,000- 95,000 DOE + Accommodation + Flights

Our client, a leading specialist package contractor with projects across Europe, is looking for a forward-thinking Health and Safety Manager to join our dynamic team in the Groningen, Netherlands. As Health and Safety Manager, your responsibilities will include developing, implementing, and overseeing health and safety programs across our projects. The ideal candidate should possess a robust background in construction safety, a dedication to ensuring a secure working environment, and the capability to lead a team in achieving our safety objectives. 

Key Responsibilities & Requirements: 

  • Lead the development of Health & Safety Leadership & Culture in the workplace. 

  • Implement Health, Safety, and wellbeing policy in the organization. 

  • Ensure full compliance with local and national Health and Safety legislation pertaining to the project construction phase and offices. 

  • Develop project-specific health & safety strategies, programs and plans in partnership with Group Health and Safety. 

  • Coordinate health and safety program elements addressing site access, security, project induction, first aid, welfare, and emergency arrangements. 

  • Coordinate and manage on-site health and safety resources. 

  • Communicate and co-ordinate the adoption of industry best practices in health and safety on all projects. 

  • Establish a process of active health and safety monitoring through audits and inspections of site conditions and contractor activities. 

  • Monitor and report on health and safety performance and challenges using predefined leading and lagging health and safety performance indicators. 

  • Influence employee work practices through dialogue, relationship building and behavioral safety coaching. 

  • Report to the Operations Manager and other forums on Health and Safety initiatives, objectives and performance. 

  • Support projects throughout their lifecycle from proposal, through design, procurement, fabrication, construction, commissioning, handover, and operational stages. 

  • Provide specialist health, safety and wellbeing advice to management and project teams. 

  • Assure legal/ regulatory compliance with the latest occupational safety, health, and welfare requirements for the business unit. 

  • Ensure appropriate and effective emergency response, case management, incident investigation and reporting mechanisms are in place to facilitate learning from incidents (LFI). 

  • Proven track record in Health and Safety Management within civils/ construction. 

  • Degree/ qualifications in Health and Safety Management. 

  • Experience in data cetre contracts is beneficial.

  • Knowledge of design and construction health and safety principles with proven technical skills in occupational safety and health disciplines. 

  • Proven verbal and written communication skills. 

  • Good IT skills, particularly Word, Excel, and PowerPoint. 


  • Accommodation

  • Rotational flights

  • Allowances

  • Competitive salary package. 

  • Opportunity to work in a dynamic and supportive environment. 

  • Work-life balance.

  • Training and development programs.

Please apply with your updated CV and we will contact you in return for a confidential discussion. 

Ideal candidate is eligible to work in the Netherlands. All applicants can expect a response after 24 hours. 

To consistently deliver a recruitment service that's of an exceptional standard and guided by values of performance, trust, transparency and respect.
To work in partnership and thoroughly understand the needs and preferences of both our clients and candidates.
Collaborative, passionate, reliable and adaptable - we do not promise what we cannot deliver.