Rockwell Collins EHS/Opex Officer in Nieuwegein, Netherlands


˜B/E Aerospace, a wholly owned subsidiary of Rockwell Collins Inc., is a leading manufacturer of aircraft interior products and solutions."


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We are currently looking for a Environment, Health & Safety/ Operational Excellence officer for our department Quality Assurance in Nieuwegein, The Netherlands.


Responsible for company and plant safety; focuses on implementing programs to prevent injuries or health impairment. Performs assignments that require analysis and interpretation of data and regulations, identification of probable causes and possible remedial actions including most promising opportunities for correction.

Ensure and continuously improve the quality and performance of the processes within the organization. Promote the work according to the system used. Must adhere to the corporate guidelines in the field of Operational Excellence and the structure of Lean Six Sigma and keeps abreast of changes and applies them.

Tasks & responsibilities

  • Develops, implements and monitors safety programs and policies; collaborates with associates and supervisors to identify and correct potential safety and health hazards.

  • Develops safe standard work practices with line personnel and monitors conformance through safety and housekeeping inspections.

  • Ensures compliance with company and government health and safety regulations.

  • Reviews new products, equipment, and processes for potential hazards and recommends modification before introduction.

  • Monitors safety and health performance and recommends actions for improvement; conducts safety surveys and recommends corrective action where occupational hazards exist.

  • Responds to emergencies and investigates accidents and recommends corrective action.

  • Completes required company/ government reports relating to safety.

  • Performs other related duties as required.

  • Advises the organization about pursuing and determining the policy in the field of Operational Excellence.

  • Identifies situations and developments in work and/or processes which affect Operational Excellence and prepares proposals for improvement.

  • Works independently to keep up-to-date procedures, preparation / implementation of action plans and processes.

  • Maintains contacts with relevant parties regarding to Operational Excellence / Lean Six Sigma issues.

  • Develop, prepare and carry out internal audits in the field of CI (5S method), develop checklists.

  • Lead improvement projects and support project groups with the implementation of improvement and development projects.

  • Develop, draft and perform (introduction) training in the field of CI and 5S method for all employees and internal auditors.

  • Guide and coach employees with a green belt.


  • Bachelor- degree in a relevant area (Business/ Engineering);

  • Knowledge of EHS/ Operational excellence;

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant working;

  • Good analytical and reporting skills;

  • Good project management skills;

  • Good communication skills (English);

  • Keen on setting up and following processes;

  • Self-starter and motivated;

  • Eager to learn and share;

  • Team player.

Nieuwegein 2018