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QESH Officer



Logistics at full potential


Do you have logistics experience? An HBO in Safety from a Dutch Institution? Maybe looking to take that next step up? And want to work for a growing company?


We are looking for a strong and experienced QESH Officer. Are you the QESH Officer with the drive, enthusiasm, people, and customer focus that we need to bring our Safety-First culture and our high-Quality standards to the next level?


Working as a QESH Officer at GXO Logistics – Amsterdam


As a professional of the QESH (Quality, Environment, Safety & Health) department, you will make an important contribution to the safe and healthy working of employees. The objective of the position is to manage and monitor the health and safety and environmental care systems for several dynamic GXO locations. In addition, we proactively contribute to developing, standardising, optimizing, and securing organisation-wide business processes. To achieve this, you will get trust, freedom, and responsibility. Ownership and initiative are expected from you.

After you start at GXO there is a route for you to get to know your colleagues. During this period, you will be given the time and space to acquire the necessary knowledge of the various working methods, systems, and regulations. To be successful, you will be able to convey your professional knowledge in a powerful way and emphasize the importance of safety, quality, and security in a convincing and natural way. You report to the Regional Safety Manager and work closely together with the site managers.


What are you going to do as a QESH Officer?


  • Implement and maintain the EMEA Safety Program in accordance with GXO’s and our customer’s policies, procedures as well as national legal requirements
  • As a QESH Officer you will be developing, secure and continuously improve QESH management systems within the assigned organisation with a primary focus Safety and Health regulations and the required certification (eg ISO 9001, ISO 13485, etc)
  • Providing operational advice in relation to Safety and the Environment
  • Perform risks assessments and eliminate or reduce health and safety risks
  • Safety related reporting and investigation of incidents, near misses and observations to ensure that local strategies are implemented to prevent recurrence or reduce the number of incidents
  • Coordinating and carrying out safety audits
  • Determining the root cause of reported complaints using adequate methodology for complaint investigation and implementation (RCCA/CAPA)
  • Identify opportunities for quality improvement and the need for changes in the system; support operations in identifying Lean process improvement opportunities
  • Coordinating local training programs, rollout of new processes and procedures
  • Compiling various reports and compiling KPI data


What are you bringing as a QESH Officer?


  • Higher professional education (HBO) thinking and working level, with a background in safety
  • Logistics experience
  • You are careful, decisive, communicatively strong, independent, tenacious and stress resistant
  • You are fluent in both Dutch and English, are communicatively proficient and have strong presentation skills
  • You are resident in the region


What do we offer you?


  • A competitive salary, laptop, smartphone
  • A position with responsibility, where you face new challenges every day
  • A team of enthusiastic colleagues who will always work with you for the best result


Unlock the potential of your future!


Working at GXO Logistics means working in a dynamic and international organisation. A fascinating environment with plenty of room for personal input and development. Employees at GXO Logistics oversee their own success. Whatever your position at GXO Logistics, you will face new challenges every day, which will enable you to develop optimally. We support you in your development, so that you can contribute to the entrepreneurship of our organisation.


In short, this is the next place you want to work!


For more information, please contact Debbie Haywood, Corporate Recruiter, she can be reached at +44203 868 2633



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GXO is a leading provider of advanced supply chain solutions for the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods as efficiently as possible using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team - energetic, innovative employees of all experience levels and talents that make GXO a great place to work.


Customer satisfaction, personal growth of employees and sustainability are central to GXO Logistics' business philosophy. Today, this ambitious company is one of the top 3 logistics service providers in the Netherlands. Click here for the privacy statement for GXO candidates.          



Banensegment: CAPA, Logistics, Supply, Supply Chain, Business Process, Management, Operations