Posted: 11 February 2021

SHE Officer & Project Support – DSM Leeuwarden

Location: Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
Hours: 20

SHE Officer & Project Support – Uranus Project – Leeuwarden


In this role you will be responsible to manage SHE requirement during the execution phase of the Uranus Project in Leeuwarden, the Netherlands. You will be the DSM SHE representative on site for the project. You will, together with the construction manager, ensure all SHE requirements are followed by the construction companies.

The Uranus project is an approx. 2 M Euro project to construct a high care room for hand scooping and packing of cultures, including installation of building related automation and placement of the required inventory. Your work location will be DSM Leeuwarden and contractor office as needed.


Functional and organizational report to DSM Project Manager.

Responsibilities SHE officer

  • Ensures DSM SHE requirements in construction are followed. Including but not limited to:
    • Supporting identify the SHE risks within the project
    • Reviewing SHE construction plans
    • Providing DSM SHE training to in-coming contractors on aspects for construction
    • Checking quality of contractor-SHE plans
    • Ensuring and checking for the presence of TRA and plan of work as part of the work permit.
    • Organizing SHE supervision as required
    • Carrying out daily SHE rounds during construction
    • Reporting SHE issues as required. Implementing improvement actions
    • Monitoring and ensuring quality of contractor’s toolbox meetings
    • Ensuring that contractor employees have done the SHE test prior entering the site
    • Tracking and recording hours worked and safety incidents
    • Ensuring that incidents are reported and recorded by the contractors
    • In case of incidents organize RCA and other follow up actions
  • Participates in construction meetings for the SHE topics
    • Reports the SHE status to the project manager on a regular basis.
    • Advises the Project Manager on SHE issues and improvements

Responsibilities in Project Support:

  • Reports the SHE status to the project manager on a regular basis.
  • Advises the Project Manager on SHE issues and improvements


  • HVK or MVK degree
  • 5 years’ experience with SHE in construction
  • Proven SHE officer Skills
  • Proven people leadership skills
  • Good knowledge of construction risks
  • Experience in projects in the Food industry
  • Stress resilient
  • Entrepreneurial initiatives / proactiveness / takes ownership
  • Good team player personality, positive working attitude, and high service orientation.
  • Fluency in Dutch and English (spoken and written).

Available for this assignment at least from April 15, 2021 – Dec 31, 2021, preferably available several hours in March and the first half of April to support basic engineering, finalize construction safety plan, tender evaluation with respect to SHE aspects.

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