HSEQ Advisor

Waterleau is a dynamic and experienced company that offers environmental services and solutions to both industry and municipalities. Operating from its headquarters in Wespelaar (Haacht), Waterleau is one of the few global players with a complete portfolio of water and energy recovery applications. Today, Waterleau is a total environmental solutions provider and a one stop shop for customers everywhere in the world.

Job Responsibilities

  • As internal HSEQ Advisor you are responsible for the optimization and execution of the company policy regarding safety, health, wellbeing, environment and quality.
  • You follow up on legislation around wellbeing at work and translate them into clear guidelines and advices for employees and management.
  • You support all different departments within the company in terms of safety, health and quality with the preparation and execution of the projects.
  • Support of Project Managers regarding to HSE subjects: preparation/verification of HSE plans; drafting of risk analyses; advice regarding to the work methods to be used, the contractors, discussions with clients / specific client requirements
  • You support the safety managers of other Waterleau Group plants (Waterleau Morocco, Macao and Waterleau New Energy Ieper).
  • Sensitization of managers and employees; you make them aware of the importance of applying all norms and rules.
  • You are the point of contact between the company and the external service for prevention and protection at work (EDPBW) and you are the secretary of the Comité PBW.
  • You are responsible for drafting and keeping up-to-date of the year action plan (JAP), the global prevention plan (GPP) and all legal obligations concerned in time.
  • You manage all possible risk analyses present at the workspace and take necessary steps if required.
  • You analyse work related accidents, almost accidents, frequency  of work accidents and take necessary actions.   
  • Accident & Incident investigation + communication to all involved parties (employees, government, insurance company, clients)
  • You give advice concerning the choice and purchase of company goods, collective and personal safety tools.
  • You are responsible for fire safety and emergency procedures of our different locations.
  • You manage and maintain all safety security in the company buildings and all inspections legally required.
  • You execute regular safety checks at the work place and all the plants of Waterleau. You make sure you follow up on all necessary action plans.
  • Maintenance of the HSE management system including the follow up of external audits
  • Follow up of external audits regarding to our ISO9001 and ISO14001 management system
  • Preparation, execution and follow up of safety related trainings (external & internal)
  • You make sure your knowledge is up-to-date and you are aware of the most recent changes in your work domain.

Required Skills and Experience

  • You have a degree of Prevention Advisor Level 1, a degree of safety coordinator is a plus.
  • Experience as a Prevention Advisor in an industrial of construction environment is a must.
  • You have experience with VCA and ISO systems such as ISO9001 and ISO14001.
  • You are a problem solver.
  • You are communicative, verbal and written, are punctual and respect deadlines
  • You can work independently.
  • You like to work with colleagues of different levels and departments and work together towards the best possible solution.
  • You are fluent in Dutch/English and French.
  • You are willing to travel sometimes to visit client or project sites.

Waterleau Group NV

Nieuwstraat 26, 3150 Wespelaar