Specialist Safety | Genk

You are the specialist who secures the applicable laws and regulations regarding safety.




H.Essers is an international and reliable player in the logistics sector, but above all a family business that has offered jobs and job security since 1928. Our 6,560 colleagues are ambitious people who dare to do business, are ready to seize opportunities and make a difference every day with simplicity. This enables us as a company to invest continuously in growth with a positive outlook on the future. Our people are our engine. We take care of their personal and professional development, provide them with modern equipment and pay attention to the work-life balance. Yes, our 6,560 colleagues know why they choose H.Essers.
We hope you will soon understand why! We are looking for a Specialist Safety.



You will support safety awareness and behaviour among all employees with the aim of achieving an accident-free working environment across multiple operational sites. This involves a wide range of tasks and challenges, including the following:

  • As a true professional, you process data and meticulously handle administrative tasks.
  • You are a proactive doer, helping to raise awareness of safety and well-being at work on an individual level for all sites. You set up toolboxes to keep employees up to date.
  • You have a smooth communication style and are in close contact with the employees, the management, the prevention advisor and the inspection services.
  • Continuous improvement is very important to you. You implement new procedures with regard to health and safety, improve, and check the existing processes.



As a Specialist Safety, you are the point of contact for our employees in the area of safety. With a thorough knowledge of safety legislation, you succeed like no other in optimising the procedures and regulations and applying them correctly. You demonstrate a diplomatic approach in which you are solution-oriented and customer-friendly. Even when things get a bit busier, you manage to carry out your tasks with the necessary analysis and professionalism. Since you come into contact with all our employees, you have strong communication and persuasion skills in Dutch and English, both verbally and in writing. Knowledge of transport and logistics processes is a plus, as is a certificate in prevention advisor. Thorough knowledge of Office tools, and specifically Excel, is necessary. You are in possession of a driving licence B.



You will be part of an experienced and close-knit team, so you will always receive the necessary support, and in turn offer it to your drivers. Colleagues will guide you through the fascinating world of transport and all the administrative processes and flows that go with it. No two days are the same! This provides the necessary variety in addition to the wide range of tasks you already have. After all, we always want to provide our employees with the very best service, so your suggestions for improvement are always taken into consideration so that we can further optimise our safety for our employees!



85 branches in 19 countries, 6,560 employees, one million square meters of warehouse, 1,475 trucks and 1.800 ISO tanks. Yes, H.Essers is a major logistics service provider and an established value for our strategic customer segments Pharma, Chemicals, Infra and Parts. We have been providing reliable employment for years, giving everyone within the company a chance to grow while working on a strong safety culture.

Apply now!