Regional Health and Safety Specialist

Regional Health and Safety Specialist

Responsibility
Safety, Integrity and Sustainability are the core principles at Nouryon. We hope that gives you an idea of how important HSE&S are in our organization. We want our employees to have a safe day at work, and we have a sustainable future in mind in everything we do. Our goal is to continuously improve our performance for the benefit of our people, contractors, customers, neighbors and the environment. We have come a long way and would describe our HSE&S culture as mature. But we always want to do more. It's time for us to take the next step, and to transform our processes, culture and behaviors into a best in class in HSE&S. If you want to play a large role in our journey and influence not only one but all of our Nordic production sites in terms of Health & Safety – this is the right job for you!

In this new role as Regional Health and Safety Specialist you will act as a support for our regional experts on our eight production sites in the Nordics. You will make sure that we stay compliant to all Nouryon and External regulatory requirements and act as an influencer towards all levels within the organization. You will drive operational discipline and establish and maintain a solid best practice platform within the health & safety area.

You can either be located in Bohus, Stenungsund or Sundsvall, Sweden.

Main responsibilities
  • Build line management understanding of Health & Safety Systems, regulatory changes and support the reduction of safety incidents
  • Develop H&S expertise in the region. Leverage H&S expertise to support all sites in the region
  • Support directly H&S improvement activities at the sites within the region. Guide line management to deliver HSE policy, set the culture and manage hazards
  • Act as a role model for compliance and commitment
  • Contribute to the HSE&S Nouryon Strategy
  • Serve as an internal auditor and incident investigator for the region and globally when applicable
Qualifications
  • Bachelor's Degree or equivalent in HSE or chemistry/chemical engineering
  • >10 years' experience with at least 5 years of experience in Health & Safety in a chemical manufacturing environment
  • Excellent English language skills, oral and in writing. Proficiency in Swedish is desirable.
  • Ability to travel 30%, domestic and international.
We believe that you are a person who inspires others with your behavior and work. You are a good communicator and are stimulated by creating a strong internal and external network. You have the ability to successfully move others willingly towards a desired goal within a matrix organization. You also like to work in a structured manner.

Why join us?
Are you passionate about safety, sustainability, change and collaboration? Do you want to grow together with a company that is forward-looking and continuously improving how they work? Our employees have ideas on how to build a sustainable future and the drive and passion to realize them. They believe that building long-term relationships and integrity are keys to success. If that describes you, we will gladly make way for your ambitions. We offer you countless career opportunities. From day one we support you with your personal growth, through challenging positions and comprehensive learning and development opportunities, in a dynamic, international, diverse, and proactive working environment.

Additional information
This is a permanent position on a full-time basis, reporting to the Regional HSE&S Director, and based in Bohus, Stenungsund or Sundsvall, Sweden.

Please apply via our online recruitment system with an uploaded job specific resume and cover letter. We do not accept applications via e-mail, these applications will be disregarded.

For additional information about the vacancy please contact Magnus Fransson, Regional HSE&S Director, +46 31 58 78 51
For information about the recruitment process or your application, please contact Matilda Bolin, Talent Resourcing Partner, +46 70 957 71 34

For unions related questions please call +46 31 58 70 00 and ask for:
Akademikerklubben, Emma Lundin
Unionen, Helene Rosenlund
Ledarna, Ronny Knutsson

If you have any general questions or need assistance please contact: Recruiting.SE@nouryon.com

The application process
We hope you find this position interesting and that you press the "Apply" button. You will then be asked to fill in contact information, answer a number of short screening questions and attach a resume. If you fulfill the basic requirements in the screening questions, we will read your resume to gain more information.

If you have the knowledge and experience needed for the role, we will send you a couple of questions to answer thru email. This is to get to know you, your knowledge and motivation for the role a bit better.

These steps will be handled during the posting of the vacancy. After the closing date, we will start to invite to Face to Face interviews. These will be held in the middle of December. In this interview you will meet with the recruiter and the hiring manager. In addition to this interview, you will be asked to conduct a problem-solving test and a personality analysis. We will discuss the results during the interview.

Do you have questions that needs to be answered to know if you want to apply, or before you have the possibility to meet us in a Face to Face interview? Please reach out to us thru email or phone, it's important for us that your questions are answered as well as ours.

More about the business
We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

We are organized in three Businesses:

Performance Formulations focuses on business lines based on tailored performance that require a high level of customer intimacy, such as those for personal care and agriculture.

Technology Solutions includes business lines that are an integrated part of our customers' processes, such as catalysts and additives for the polymer and pulp industries.

Industrial Chemicals encompasses our salt-chlorine value chain, which supplies end markets ranging from lightweight metals and plastics to pharmaceuticals.

Do not forget to follow us on LinkedIn, YouTube and Facebook for regular updates of new exciting positions and stories about our achievements.

We look forward to your application!

We perform drug tests on all employees as a part of our effort to maintain a drug-free environment.

We have already chosen our sourcing channels for this recruitment and kindly ask not to be contacted by any advertisement agents, recruitment agencies or manning companies.
Mer info
Område Sundsvall
Yrkesroll Industri & Anläggning, Säkerhet & Skydd
Typ av anställning Heltid, Tillsvidareanställd
Hemsida http://www.nouryon.com
Sista ansökningsdag 3 dec 2019 (11 dagar kvar)

Om arbetsgivaren

About Nouryon

We are a global specialty chemicals leader. Markets worldwide rely on our essential chemistry in the manufacture of everyday products such as paper, plastics, building materials, food, pharmaceuticals, and personal care items. Building on our nearly 400-year history, the dedication of our 10,000 employees, and our shared commitment to business growth, strong financial performance, safety, sustainability, and innovation, we have established a world-class business and built strong partnerships with our customers. We operate in over 80 countries around the world and our portfolio of industry-leading brands includes Eka, Dissolvine, Trigonox, and Berol.

We are organized in three Businesses:

Performance Formulations
focuses on business lines based on tailored performance that require a high level of customer intimacy, such as those for personal care and agriculture.

Technology Solutions includes
business lines that are an integrated part of our customers' processes, such as catalysts and additives for the polymer and pulp industries.

Industrial Chemicals
encompasses our salt-chlorine value chain, which supplies end markets ranging from lightweight metals and plastics to pharmaceuticals.