Ally Bliss
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Ally Bliss

Search Director - Nederland

About Ally

​Ally focuses on the expansion of Shirley Parsons into the Netherlands by networking with HSEQ, Sustainability, & ESG professionals in the area. She has been in recruitment since 2018 and has over 10 years of experience in management, business development, and account management roles prior to that.

Currently working on her Bachelor's degree in Sustainability, she has a keen interest in networking with sustainability professionals within the Netherlands while learning more about how sustainable businesses operate.

Originally from the United States, she has relocated to Haarlem, Netherlands, with her husband and cat. She is settling in nicely to the Dutch way of life while working from the office in Haarlem. If you are a professional in the Randstad area, she is always keen to catch a cup of coffee with you as well!

HSE Manager

Market related

Amsterdam

Health & Safety Manager Amsterdam, Netherlands 32-40 hours, primarily on-site with 1 hybrid day available weekly Join a leading car manufacturer's warehouse facility in Amsterdam, Netherlands, dedicated to delivering quality parts to customers worldwide. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they are seeking a skilled Health & Safety Manager to ensure the highest standards of safety and well-being for their team members. As the Health & Safety Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing and implementing health and safety protocols within the warehouse facility. Your primary objective will be to create and maintain a safe work environment, minimizing occupational hazards and promoting a culture of safety awareness among employees.  Key Responsibilities:Develop, implement, and maintain comprehensive health and safety policies and procedures in compliance with local regulations and company standards. Conduct regular inspections and risk assessments to identify potential hazards and recommend corrective actions. Lead and coordinate safety training programs for all employees, including new hires and ongoing refresher courses. Collaborate with department managers to ensure that safety protocols are integrated into daily operations and workflows. Investigate accidents, incidents, and near misses, identifying root causes and implementing preventive measures to avoid recurrence. Maintain accurate records of safety inspections, training sessions, incidents, and corrective actions. Serve as the primary point of contact for health and safety inquiries, providing guidance and support to employees at all levels. Stay informed about industry best practices and emerging trends in occupational health and safety, incorporating relevant updates into our safety program. Liaise with regulatory agencies and external auditors as needed to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Qualifications: HVK is preferred or BSc/MSc in Safety Studies Proven experience as a Health & Safety Manager or similar role, preferably within a manufacturing or warehouse environment. In-depth knowledge of Dutch health and safety regulations, with a strong understanding of EU directives and standards. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and influence employees at all levels of the organization. Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen eye for detail and a proactive approach to risk management. Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or equivalent designation is preferred. Fluency in Dutch and English is mandatory. Benefits: Competitive salary package commensurate with experience. Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on workplace safety and employee well-being. Dynamic work environment with a supportive team and opportunities for professional development.

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Secondary Safety Expert MVK

£4.5k - 4.7k per month + Company car

Netherlands

Job Title: Secondary Safety Expert Location: Breda, Netherlands Permanent Salary: €4,500 to €4,700 Introduction: Join the Facility Services in Breda as a Secondary Safety Expert and play a crucial role in ensuring the safety of all segments within our services, covering Industrial Cleaning, Food, and Technical Services. As part of a close-knit team, you'll enjoy a dynamic work environment with the freedom to shape your daily schedule. The Secondary Safety Expert will be responsible for: Conducting risk assessments and coordinating action plans with implementing colleagues Instructing and guiding colleagues during start-up meetings on safety measures Performing observation rounds to identify hazards or near misses and monitoring progress on implemented measures Handling work permit applications for specific tasks, including instructing contractors and subcontractors Identifying and addressing solicited and unsolicited safety signals, utilizing knowledge and experience to enhance safety practicesThe Secondary Safety Expert will have: Completed education in Secondary Safety Science. Proficiency in applying environmental and health and safety legislation. Experience in a technical environment. Familiarity with research methods such as 5XWHY. Strong analytical skills with the ability to convey findings effectively. Social, steadfast, and eager to learn. Your Benefits: Competitive salary ranging from €4,500.00 to €4,700.00, depending on experience. Permanent contract and a lease car. Inclusion in a supportive and close-knit team. Significant responsibility for all services Autonomy to determine your daily schedule.

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Interim HSE Manager

Market related

Amsterdam

Job Title: Health & Safety Manager (Interim or Permanent) Location: Amsterdam, Netherlands Company Overview: Join a leading car manufacturer's warehouse facility in Amsterdam, Netherlands, dedicated to delivering quality parts to customers worldwide. With a commitment to excellence and innovation, they are seeking a skilled Health & Safety Manager to ensure the highest standards of safety and well-being for their team members. Position Overview: As the Health & Safety Manager, you will play a pivotal role in overseeing and implementing health and safety protocols within the warehouse facility. Your primary objective will be to create and maintain a safe work environment, minimizing occupational hazards and promoting a culture of safety awareness among employees. This is a full-time interim position, with a duration extending until November 2024. Otherwise, they are open to considering permanent applicants as well. Key Responsibilities:Develop, implement, and maintain comprehensive health and safety policies and procedures in compliance with local regulations and company standards. Conduct regular inspections and risk assessments to identify potential hazards and recommend corrective actions. Lead and coordinate safety training programs for all employees, including new hires and ongoing refresher courses. Collaborate with department managers to ensure that safety protocols are integrated into daily operations and workflows. Investigate accidents, incidents, and near misses, identifying root causes and implementing preventive measures to avoid recurrence. Maintain accurate records of safety inspections, training sessions, incidents, and corrective actions. Serve as the primary point of contact for health and safety inquiries, providing guidance and support to employees at all levels. Stay informed about industry best practices and emerging trends in occupational health and safety, incorporating relevant updates into our safety program. Liaise with regulatory agencies and external auditors as needed to ensure compliance with all applicable laws and regulations. Qualifications: HVK is preferred or BSc/MSc in Safety Studies Proven experience as a Health & Safety Manager or similar role, preferably within a manufacturing or warehouse environment. In-depth knowledge of Dutch health and safety regulations, with a strong understanding of EU directives and standards. Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to engage and influence employees at all levels of the organization. Strong analytical and problem-solving abilities, with a keen eye for detail and a proactive approach to risk management. Certified Safety Professional (CSP) or equivalent designation is preferred. Fluency in Dutch and English is required. Benefits: Competitive salary package commensurate with experience. Opportunity to make a meaningful impact on workplace safety and employee well-being. Dynamic work environment with a supportive team and opportunities for professional development. Full-time interim position with the potential for extension or permanent placement. Vacancy Reference: CR/027433 Vacancy Owner: Ally Bliss | Ally.bliss@shirleyparsons.com | (+31) 20 299 1643 |

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