Preventieadviseur Niveau 1/Health and Safety Officer

Materialise is a dynamic, high-tech company headquartered in Belgium, with offices worldwide. Founded in 1990, today we have over 2,100 employees around the globe. Materialise’s mission is to innovate for a better and healthier world through our software and hardware infrastructure and in-depth knowledge of additive manufacturing (also known as 3D printing). To achieve this goal, we collaborate with businesses in diverse industries such as automotive, aerospace, healthcare, research, and academia. As a growing company, Materialise is always looking for enthusiastic professionals who want to work in an environment full of revolutionary technology and surrounded by people passionate about their work.


  • You have the lead of the internal prevention service (IPDW).
  • You are responsible for the planning, implementation and coordination of the industrial safety within Materialise NV.
  • You will work on the development of the prevention policy.
  • You have to make sure that risk analyses, as part of the prevention policy, are initiated and that they are up-to-date.
  • You will have to set up, edit and follow up the execution of the Global Prevention Plan (GPP) and Year Action plan (JAP).
  • You are responsible to prepare monthly and yearly reports and detailed reports concerning work related accidents in the context of the administration and the activity of the safety service. You will also have to do research to the cause of work related accidents. For this task, you will also be present at the production area.
  • You are also the secretary and an active member of CPBW (committee for prevention and protection at work).
  • You inform and advice the direction and employees concerning the implementation of existing and new safety legislation. You are also taking care of the communication with the external service.
  • You follow up the purchase and commissioning of new machines; and the purchase and the use of chemical agents and you are responsible to map the possible consequences for prevention and safety.
  • You give internal trainings around health and safety.


  • You are communicative
  • You like to be challenged by analyzing problems and inventing operational solutions
  • You can handle stress. You are able to constantly set the right priorities
  • You have a degree level 1 Prevention Advisor Industrial Safety
  • You have a good knowledge of Dutch and English
  • You know how to work with Microsoft Office

Materialise offers you

People are the cornerstone of Materialise and we treasure the talent, skills, and values of our employees very highly. We believe that maintaining the right environment and culture for employees is crucial for an organization’s success. Therefore, we are devoted to building a global team of specialists in an open environment that favors personal growth. Programs have been put in place to keep our fair, direct company culture alive. Moreover, we proudly invest in personal development and offer challenging careers where employees are empowered to grow professionally as well as personally. You will liaise with different people throughout the organization on a daily basis and we guarantee that no day will be the same. Your effort and energy will be rewarded with a competitive salary and with extralegal advantages. In order to have a good work-life balance, we offer you flexible working hours.


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