HSE&S Manager,

China, Guangdong, Dongguan

Business unit: Speciality Coatings

About AkzoNobel

AkzoNobel is a leading global paints and coatings company and a major producer of specialty chemicals, with leading market positions and brands in countries around the world. We operate in a number of important market segments ranging from buildings and infrastructure to transport, industrial and consumer goods. We’re also the sector leader in sustainability and are number one in the renowned Dow Jones Sustainability Index. In practical terms, that means our sustainable solutions are in your lives, and those of your friends and family, every day. We’re the people that make it possible for you to do what you need to do.


Responsibilities:·          Strategy and policy: Develop policies and objectives for DG site and contribute to the development of the strategy on a level higher
·          Year plan/budget: Ensure development, manage and ensure realization year plan/budget for the site, acquire approval, ensure and manage execution and deliver results
·          Provide all HSE&S support and leadership for the site
·          Support the site management team to develop and implement systems, procedures, and training to drive all aspects of HSE&S performance and compliance to all regulatory and Akzonobel’ s requirements.
·          Manage regulatory permits relate to HSE&S. Interface directly with outside government agencies, community groups, and other external constituents and stakeholders as needed to obtain and maintain site regulatory permits. Negotiate permit requirements with government agencies.
·          Conduct risk and occupational exposure assessments, develop and implement exposure-monitoring plan.
·          Keep abreast of HSE&S regulatory changes that impact the company. Wherever applicable, develop and implement strategies to comply with new or revised requirements.
·          Drive the specific site based HSE&S improvement programs.
·          Involve in HSE&S Incident Investigation and Corrective Action Processes.
·          Support and coach the line managers to develop and implement processes that ensure Corporate HSE&S requirements are complied.
·          Monitor safe working condition and behavior during process, follow up of non-conformance
·          Develop & implement HSE&S training program for on-site and off-site employees, visitors and contractors.
·          Be in touch with AN regional HSE&S & local authorities on HSE&S, communicate relevant information to related parties.
·          Complete and submit internal and external HSE&S related reports as required
·          Involve in new project/process change as HSE&S adviser to make it in compliance with AN’ s group standard and local legislation
·          Involve in service suppliers(HSE&S related) selection
·          Approve of Personal Protective Equipment’ s selection and purchasing
·          Perform HSE&S regulatory compliance assessment
·          Monitor of HSE&S related figures and give improvement suggestion when necessary
·          Monitor of waste handling
·          Organize annual physical inspection
Any other tasks that may be assigned at any time

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Job characteristics

Closing date

December 31, 2099

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Business unit

Speciality Coatings

Job family

Health, Safety & Environment

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Full time/part time


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Job requirements/Candidate profile

Requirements:·          University degree
·          Good English in both verbal and writing
·          Be familiar with Chinese HSE&S related Laws and regulations
·          HSE&S work experience at least 5 years
·          Experience in multi-national company at least 5 years
·          Result Orientated
·          Customer focus
·          Team Playe r
·          Good in communication and  open-minded
·          Familiar with ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, and ISO/ TS 16949