SHE Manager Synthetics & Advanced Services

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Date: May 9, 2023

Location: Coatbridge, GB

Company: Bekaert NV

Be part of something bigger!

As the world and the way people live is changing, at Bekaert we believe it’s our responsibility to contribute to finding new solutions for the future.

Our ambition is to be the leading partner for shaping the way we live and move. And to always do this the Bekaert Way – safe, smart, and sustainable.

With a heritage of more than 140 years, we continue to strengthen our core competencies that have made Bekaert a global market and technology leader in material science of steel wire transformation and coating technologies. Today, we also apply our expertise beyond steel to create new solutions with innovative materials and services for markets including new mobility, low-carbon construction, and green energy.

As a dynamic and growing company with over 27,000 employees worldwide, 75 nationalities, a retention rate above 90% and a revenue of €5.9 billion, we're looking for someone like you to join our team!


Why join us?

  • Personal Growth – Let us help you unlock your full potential
  • Pioneering – Join us to challenge the impossible
  • Creativity - Discover possibilities beyond steel
  • Purpose – Drive progress for our planet and people
  • Diversity – Together, we create change


About the role

This position is to provide robust functional leadership in safety, health, and environment (SH&E) and support the achievement of SH&E KPI’s at the site in Scotland, with a strong emphasis on continuous improvement. SH&E Manager ensures appropriate arrangements for effective planning, management, organisation, control, monitoring, evaluation and maintenance of existing preventive and protective measures. The position requires a multidisciplinary approach to ensure compliance with Bridon-Bekaert standards and policies and related health and safety regulations within the site. 


Your Impact as SHE Manager

  • Ensure that site staff receive adequate safety training and that such training is appropriately recorded and updated.
  • Guide management in promoting and implementing SH&E objectives and improvements and resources for agreed activities and these objectives.
  • Develop a robust and effective strategy for continuous improvement of SH&E environment.
  • Manage SH&E data and KPI’s in the Enablon system and ensure they are communicated, updated, and reviewed accurately and timely.
  • Ensure that all accidents, incidents and near misses are recorded, reported, and investigated in accordance with the company's incident handling procedures and that all corrective actions are identified, implemented, and evaluated.
  • Monitor and facilitate compliance with legal and Bekaert requirements and address non-compliance issues with Site Management.
  • Plans, organises, and manages capital and expenditures related to SH&E activities.
  • Works as an integral member of the Site Operational Management Team.
  • Maintains constructive relationships with external organisations such as HSE, local authorities and services.


About You

Essential skills & competences

  • You have a general NEBOSH certificate and a good understanding of SH&E issues and solutions in manufacturing environment.
  • You have +5 years of experience in an operational environment.
  • You collaborate effectively with managers and team members and commit to SH&E actions and improvements.
  • You have strong leadership skills.
  • You have a proven track of record delivering results in a fast–paced environment.
  • You are analytical and have good problem-solving skills.


What is in it for you?

  • Competitive salary.
  • 26 vacation days.
  • Pension contribution.
  • Learning programs developed by our L&D department.
  • A great opportunity to play your part in an international growth story.
  • A chance to grow along with your responsibilities (national or international).
  • Cool colleagues all over the world.




Will you dare to take the next step?

Join us to unlock your full potential AND have a true impact in pushing the boundaries of what is possible.

We're looking for individuals who are not afraid to take risks and explore new ideas. If you are passionate about personal growth and bringing your authentic self to work, we want you on our team!



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