HSE Specialist

  • Category: Quality & Safety
  • Location: Asnaes, DK

Health, safety and environment are top priority for our NKT Connectors and for our next big investment

Do you want to contribute to a safe and healthy environment for all our colleagues and collaborators? Are you thrilled by influencing other people to work and act safely? As well as connecting a greener world? Then we need you in this role as HSE Specialist!

If you have a keen interest and solid experience in Health, Safety and Environmental questions at a construction site and in a manufacturing company, our offer to you is a company with high expertise, skilled people and a strategy of innovation, growth and sustainability. 

We are expanding our production site in Asnæs, and you will collaborate with multiple stakeholders, both internally and externally. 


Motivate, inspire and secure a safe working environment at our construction site
Recently we have announced the next big investment at our production site in Asnæs, which will more than double our production capacity. The main priority during this project will be the goal of no safety incidents, and that’s where your skills, experience and competencies come into play!
In the role of HSE Specialist, you will oversee all HSE activities related to the project including ensuring company compliance with local laws and regulations, such as the Danish Working Environment Regulations, the Maschine Directive, and the Danish Environment Legislation. You will work with any authorities relevant to the construction phase to meet safety and environmental requirements. After going live with the production, your role will transform into delivering HSE expertise in the daily production environment in close collaboration with our H&S Manager. 

Your impact is key for the safe delivery of the project in due time 

  • Daily risk evaluation related to any activities in the project being the construction area or machine building phase 
  • Safety instructions to all employees, internal and external, at the construction site
  • Coordinate, lead and document daily Safety meetings/actions
  • Conduct safety walks at the site
  • Support for incident reporting and investigation
  • Support the environmental part of the project securing relevant applications and approvals are in place

Ability to create commitment and work interdisciplinary 

As a person, you have a positive and inspiring attitude towards your tasks and your surroundings. The role requires an individual who is unflustered and can oversee details even when situations become intense. You are a strong influencer and role model for health & safety, and you have solid communication skills and are good at building relationships and building trust at different organizational levels. Additionally, you have the structure to create an overview based on relevant details, which you are capable of communicate to relevant stakeholders.

We believe that you have:

  • An educational background in health, safety or related field. Lack of formal education can be compensated by longer relevant experience 
  • At least 2 years of work with HSE, preferably in constructions or manufacturing
  • Fluently in Danish and English
  • High competence in Microsoft Office, IA (or similar)

Contact and application
NKT is committed to fostering a diverse organization and a culture where people from diverse backgrounds can thrive and be inspired to do their best. We believe that a diverse organization enables sustainable performance and that an inclusive and welcoming culture creates a better workplace.

You are welcome to contact Sr. HR Manager Renate Pedersen, +45 2040 3818, Renate.Pedersen@nkt.com
if you have any questions about this position or the recruitment process. Read more about Life @ NKT and listen to some voices of NKT Connectors here

If you feel excited about this opportunity and inspired by our purpose “We connect a greener world”, please apply with your CV and cover letter via the link as soon as possible. We will review applications on an ongoing basis. Behavioural tests can occur in our recruitment processes. Please note that due to the GDPR we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. 

We look forward to receiving your application!

About NKT
Offers a broad range of building wire, low- and medium-voltage power cable supporting both safety in the building sector and the European energy transition. NKT markets high-quality products exceeding high customer expectations and has developed ergonomic solutions that are easy to install. Here, you will join a diverse and international organization operating from five main production sites with strong market positions across Europe driven by customer centricity and a growth focus. 

At NKT, we are all Connectors. We connect to develop leading technologies that enable the world’s transition to renewable energy - and we stay connected to grow as people and professionals. As a company, NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 5.000 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 2.6 billion in 2023. We connect a greener world. www.NKT.com

What we offer:

Remote work possibilities

Flexible working hours

Strong safety culture

Exciting career development opportunities

Global company & Scandinavian culture

Hightech industry environment

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