Health Safety and Environment Specialist

Västerås,Vaestmanland County,Sweden
25 Sep 2016
22 Nov 2016
Contract Type
Full Time
You will be part of Grid Integration (Substations) in Västerås. The business unit designs and delivers complete substations for distribution and transmission grids. Our turnkey substation projects mainly comprise high and medium voltage apparatus, transformers, protection and control systems, auxiliary power systems as well as construction and erection work. Substations in Västerås, Ludvika, Sundsvall, Norrköping and Göteborg has approximately 200 employees.

Would you like to take on a senior expert role, a key position in an organization that puts safety first? Seize the opportunity to influence both your daily work and our entire organization. As Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Specialist, you will be part of our OPEX department. We are responsible for Quality, Health, Safety, Environment as well as Business Development.
Your main mission will be to ensure a safe work environment at Substations in Västerås and at our project sites by supporting and coach managers and project managers in their daily work. Moreover, you will secure continuous improvements within the Health, Safety and Environment area.
Other important parts of your work will be to:
Develop the HSE Culture and behavior in the organization including our customers and suppliers. Train, coach and support the organization in HSE related work
Secure that we comply with laws, instructions and the management systems for occupational health and safety OHSAS 18001 and environment ISO 14001.
Support and conduct analysis of risks and accidents and work proactively, for example by identifying, analyzing and communicating lessons learned in the field of Health, Safety and Environment
Develop and manage the Health, Safety and Environment processes
Implement and follow-up HSE-related plans and initiatives within Substations and ABB
Support SCM department with HSE follow-up of suppliers and contractors
This is a highly visible role where you will have close collaboration with managers, project managers, ABB networks and authorities. It is a great opportunity to broaden your network.

You hold a Master's degree in Engineering with specialization in Health, Safety and/or Environment along with at least five years' work experience. Furthermore, you also need knowledge and understanding of legislation in terms of Health, Safety and Environment, as well as knowledge of management systems ISo14001 and OHSAS18001. Experience from working with environment issues, as well as from working with construction, erection, installation and commissioning projects with a complex work environment, is desirable. If you have a NEBOSH general certificate or equivalent, it is a plus, as well as knowledge of audit technique. Fluency in Swedish and English is a must, both written and spoken.

To succeed you need to be confident and proactive with a focus on results and execution. You are a natural team player with strong communicative, collaborative and coaching skills who thrives in a role where you can inspire your co-workers, colleagues and external partners to reach set goals.