Health and Safety Advisor (preventieadviseur niveau 2) – Parttime (20%)

posted on: 27/02/2020 HR - career@manuchar.com

The Job

At Manuchar we find it important that our employees can work in an environment that evokes a general feeling of wellbeing. To help us achieve this and make sure that we are compliant with Belgian law on this topic we are looking for a part-time Health and Safety Advisor.

In this job you will:

  • See to the general wellbeing of the employees in our head office in Antwerp.
  • Ensure that Manuchar complies with all legal provisions regarding health and safety. To do so, you consult the parties involved and give your advice.
  • Participate in the organization and facilitation of training for our employees.
  • Provide your opinion when new technologies or measures are implemented that may affect the wellbeing of employees and you perform risk analysis on all current and future initiatives.
  • Make sure that safety and wellbeing at events outside the building can be guaranteed.
  • Investigate work related incidents and provide the proper reporting. You will also look for opportunities to help us avoid them in the future.
  • Contribute to the global prevention plan and the annual action plan.
  • Respond to requests that are related to wellbeing at work.

Your Profile

  • You possess the HSE level 2 certificate or are willing to obtain this
  • You have a relevant experience of 5 years in HSE
  • You are fluent in Dutch & English. Knowledge of Spanish and/or French is considered an asset
  • You can easily handle digital tools (including MS Office 365)
  • You have a good dose of common sense and a critical mindset
  • You are a team player and you can connect well with people on different levels in the organization
  • You are accurate and organized and you know how to set the right priorities
  • Providing good service and support motivates you
  • You stand behind your ideas, but you possess the right dose of diplomacy to convince others.
  • You know how to handle sensitive and confidential information.

A multinational of Belgian origin

Manuchar is a global trading, logistics and distribution company, with more than 25 years of experience and headquarters in Antwerp, Belgium.

We operate with our own people (+2000 FTE) and through our own local infrastructure in over 40 countries, mainly in emerging markets.

Our trading activities cover Chemicals, Steel, Polymers, Pharmaceuticals, Wood, Spare Parts, Paper and Cement. Our distribution and also local value added logistics are mainly focused on Commodity and Specialty Chemicals.

Ingredients of our success? We know the products, markets, global & local logistical solutions and have the necessary financing capabilities.

But most of all … We have the people that make it work!

Manuchar offers

  • a job full of variety with long-term perspectives in an international environment
  • cooperation with motivated & skilled colleagues in an open company culture
  • an attractive remuneration package including fringe benefits
  • a nice workspace where you can fully develop your talents


If you want to take up the challenge and join an international fast growing team of dynamic colleagues, please send your application letter and detailed CV here via our online recruitment tool CVWarehouse.

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