HSEQ Manager

HSEQ Manager

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Veghel, Netherlands.
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Full time
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Do you have the drive and entrepreneurship to manage and grow health, safety, environment and quality in our international Airports & Parcel domain? Are you the team player who strikes the balance between compliance and pragmatism? Are you someone who develops and encourages our teams and third parties to perform and grow so everybody gets home safe and sound after work? If so, you're the ideal HSEQ Manager for us!

Your department

The Vanderlande Customer Centre Airports & Parcel Solutions NEME (Northern Europe and Middle East) is active in the NEME region to design, deliver and service solutions for airports and parcel customers. As HSEQ is a vital subject now and in the future, we are looking for an HSEQ Manager with the potential and ambition to further develop and professionalize our HSEQ operation and maturity.

Your position

As HSEQ Manager Airports & Parcel Solutions NEME, it's your job to lead and manage the HSEQ operational support and the development of HSEQ maturity of the organization. The impact is across the entire value chain: from sales, design, build to operate and maintain.

Working with a compact, multi-cultural team positioned throughout Europe and the Middle East, you will require a strong (internal and external) client-oriented approach to deliver the right support to teams and management. Providing operational support and program development will require key elements including: in-depth HSEQ knowledge, customer satisfaction, expectation management and project management.

On a daily basis you will be working on operational, tactical and strategic level with your team, the business and corporate HSEQ.

Your profile

If you are the HSEQ Manager we are looking for, you will recognize yourself in these characteristics:

  • You have strong interpersonal skills including being a great communicator and believe that building trusting relationships is the key to success
  • Being customer focused, you sense stakeholder’s concerns and their needs, openly listen and mutually find effective solutions
  • You are a mature sparring partner of senior management within Vanderlande, as well as customers. You are able to successfully collaborate with stakeholders at all levels, including senior executives (in- and outside Vanderlande)
  • You thrive on challenge and drive for excellence and you are not afraid to challenge the status quo
  • You have an excellent command of the English language (additional languages is a plus)
  • Bachelor or Master degree in HSE Management (Hogere Veiligheidskunde, MOSHE or equivalent)
  • Understanding of international safety legislations and how to interprete these
  • You set high standards, lead by example and you have an innovative mindset
  • You have the ability to analyze information and produce written reports and you are computer literate
  • Practical experience working on project sites (lifting ops/work at height/moving machinery/electrical works etc)
  • International working experience is a plus
  • Willing to spend up to 20% of your time (on average) travelling

Our offer 

In this position, you will have the chance to make a significant contribution to industry-leading projects and be connected to our dedicated people and customers.

We offer a position in an informal, international and professional working environment with a lot of opportunity for personal development. By joining our profitable and growing company you will be able to reach your goals and focus on your future. 

On top of your fixed salary, you will receive the following secondary benefits: 

  • 40 vacation days (20 statutory days and a flexible budget worth 20 days) 
  • Flexible working hours
  • A hybrid workplace (40% working from home and 60% in the office) 
  • Commuting allowance, including full reimbursement of travel by public transport 
  • Working from home allowance 
  • Collective pension scheme and discount on health insurance 
  • On-site company health centers with a gym, physiotherapists and occupational therapists 
  • Vanderlande Academy and training facilities to boost your skills 
  • A variety of Vanderlande Network communities and initiatives 
  • A great company restaurant and coffee bar with barista 

Our company 

Vanderlande is the global market leader for future-proof logistic process automation at airports – from London Heathrow to Singapore Changi – and in the parcel market, for main players such as UPS and FedEx. Furthermore, we are also a leading supplier of solutions for warehousing giants, such as Walmart, which seamlessly integrate innovative systems, intelligent software and life-cycle services. 


If you aspire to a position of responsibility – and want to make a difference by facilitating the delivery of what matters most to consumers, passengers and businesses – then the next step on your path to global opportunities is to join Vanderlande. As part of our network and unique culture of freedom and flexibility, you will be connected to our dedicated people, build strong relationships and rise to the challenge of industry-leading projects. 


You will grow, take ownership and make every day better as you continue on the road to success with your spirit of adventure – and fulfil your ambitions for personal development through our Academy. Vanderlande will give you the necessary knowledge, tools and support, so that together we have the confidence and ability to exceed our customers’ expectations in over 100 countries.  


To achieve our collective goals, you will have a hands-on role working in a positive environment to deliver tangible, state-of-the-art products and improve the competitiveness of our highly visible customers. As an integral part of our team, you will have the enthusiasm and be driven to reach our destination before your next journey with Vanderlande begins… 


If this challenging management role appeals to you, apply now by filling in the application form and uploading your CV. For more information about this vacancy, please contact Carlijn Kneepkens (Recruiter) at carlijn.kneepkens@vanderlande.com.