Site HSE Coordinator


Lebbeke-Wieze, VOV, BE, 9280

At Barry Callebaut, we are on a journey to transform the cocoa and chocolate industry. As the world’s leading manufacturer of high-quality chocolate and cocoa products, our actions truly shape the future of our industry. We are a business-to-business company, serving the entire food sector, from the cocoa bean to the finest chocolate product. We are a company with a purpose, we believe in doing well by doing good and reinvesting in the communities we operate. We have a long-standing commitment to sustainability and our goal is to shape a sustainable cocoa and chocolate future. We are headquartered in Zurich, and have more than 11,000 passionate Employees working in more than 35 countries worldwide. We are very proud of who we are and what we do. And of course, we are always looking for talented people to help us have a positive impact on our industry and beyond!

About the role

In our Health, Safety and Environment department we are currently looking for a HSE Coordinator. In this challenging role you will support all management teams in Wieze and in our European Distribution Centre in Aalst towards achieving world class status in Health and Safety.

The HSE Coordinator will establish HSE Controls to protect our brand and the company image.


Key responsibilities include

The role as HSE Coordinator is strongly influenced by legal regulations and your main challenge is to control the quantity of knowledge in a fast changing area and provide mentoring, support and guidance to the Operations and Distribution department.

At Barry Callebaut the HSE Coordinator is responsible for:

- proposing new systems, technologies, procedures and specifications in your own specific area of expertise in order to improve the department  effectiveness

- performing highly specialised functional analyses to support the business and provide them with interpretations of results

- reporting conclusions of your functional and risk analyses to the management team, customers and all other relevant stakeholders in the organisation

- providing professional guidance and support to customers by delivering trainings and workshops, advising about legislation etc.

- ensuring a climate within the function of trust and accessibility for all customers by acting as an employee advocate and facilitator

- validating the accuracy of the data used and ensure the relevance and high quality of data output ( f.ex reports and analyses).


About you

You have at least 3-5 years of experience in HSE environment

Master degree or Bachelor degree with relevant experience

You obtained a Health & safety Degree Level 1 ( European)

Experience in the food industry is an asset

As a person you are analytical, flexible and creative in finding ways to motivate and inspire all levels within the company to follow rules in terms of HSE

You can easily communicate in Dutch and liaise with all stakeholders within the organisation.



If you want to learn more about Barry Callebaut, please find further information here.

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