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Regional Specialist (m/f/d) Environment, Health and Safety  Europe / Germany


Friedrichshafen, BW, DE, 88046

Req ID 38821

Environmental protection, health and safety (=EHS) are integral components of our ZF Group strategy. The EHS targets include the implementation of the very highest standards in health, wellbeing and safety at work. With our actions, we primarily take responsibility for the environment, society and the ZF community. We are determined to implement the measures that ensure this responsibility in all areas of EHS. 
For this, we are looking at you. With your many years of experience, you will be part of our regional corporate EHS team for the region Europe (with focus on Germany) and contribute to achieving our ambitious EHS goals.

Your responsibilities:

  • Provide support to multiple sites in Germany and other countries in Europe related to all Environmental, Health and Safety aspects, especially to the implementation of EHS initiatives and activities
  • Develop, implement and integrate EHS program initiatives on corporate level (i.e., ergonomics; behavior-based safety; EHS training and awareness; Safety Excellence, etc.) 
  • Lead and conduct EHS Compliance and Management Systems audits, and provide subject matter expert advice and support for the implementation of the ZF EHS Management System
  • Advise assigned sites in development & implementation of various EHS related corrective/improvement action plans to foster the continuous improvement process
  • Advise responsible location Management Teams and EHS Site Leads in formulation and achievement of its EHS objectives and targets and advise on policy and regulatory matters
  • Evaluate, recommend, and implement policies and procedures to assure awareness and compliance with all EHS requirements of the company and regulatory agencies
  • Coordinate, develop and perform EHS training as needed


Your profile:

  • Minimum five (5) years’ experience in manufacturing environment with emphasis on safety/environmental management. 
  • Successfully completed Bachelor's degree, preferably with a technical/environmental background
  • High degree of independence and coordinative skills
  • Solid knowledge in developing processes and practices related to the following key areas: EHS Management System; Behavior Based Safety; Ergonomics; Risk Assessment and Reduction; Industrial Hygiene; Environmental Control (air, water,tec.)
  • Experience in implementing and managing EHS Management System requirements and ISO 14001, 45001, 50001 EMS certification requirements
  • Strong organizational and project management skills, analytical and problem-solving skills, communication, presentation and interpersonal skills
  • Leadership and managerial skills required including high energy and proactive forward-thinking abilities
  • Fluent German and English skills are a must as well as availability to travel


Be part of our ZF team as Regional Specialist (m/f/d) Environment, Health and Safety  Europe / Germany and apply now!


Vanessa Dziedzic

(+49) 211 584 222 094

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