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HSEQ Engineer
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Seaway 7, the Renewables & Heavy Lifting business unit within Subsea 7, is seeking to hire a HSEQ Engineer based in our Zoetermeer office.

Seaway 7 provides project management, engineering, fabrication, heavy lifting, cable installation and decommissioning services for offshore energy infrastructure developments. Seaway 7 delivers these in a comprehensive array of contractual structures including EPCI (Engineering, Procurement, Construction & Installation), EPRD (Engineering, Procurement, Removal, Disposal), T&I (Transportation & Installation), BoP (balance of plant) and integrated services to our clients in the renewables and oil & gas industries.

Seaway 7 is comprised of two companies:

  • Seaway Heavy Lifting (SHL) which manages and performs the transportation and heavy lifting of offshore structures.
  • Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC) which manages and performs submarine cable installation, trenching activities and related IMR services.

Our HSEQ department is responsible for the coordination of Health, Safety, Environment and Quality related matters on corporate and project level and we are looking for an experienced HSEQ Engineer who can join our team.

Key responsibilities:  

  • Actively promote our Work Safe Home Safe and IIF program.
  • Define corporate and project related HSEQ risks.
  • Ensure all incidents and non-conformities are properly notified, investigated, reviewed and followed-up.
  • Conduct in-depth root cause investigations of incidents.
  • Conduct 1st and 2nd party HSEQ audits both onshore and offshore.
  • Coordinate and/or perform in-house training on HSEQ related issues and participate in any other company or department-initiated developments.
  • Review client proposals and provide tender HSEQ input.
  • Act as focal point for clients with HSEQ-related questions.
  • Facilitate HAZID (Hazard Identification) sessions and prepare project Task Risk Assessments.
  • Maintain project legal registers.
  • Provide project HSEQ deliverables in time, correct and complete.
  • Support project execution, both onshore (office and sites) and offshore. 

Capability profile / Qualifications: 

  • Minimum Bachelor level of education.
  • NEBOSH (HVK), MOSHE or equivalent qualification.
  • At least 3 years’ experience in similar position in the offshore construction sector.
  • Experience with removal, disposal, remediation and environmental (impact) studies and projects.
  • Experience with legal compliance and risk management.
  • Experience in writing HSEQ tender and project documentation.
  • Experience in assessing third party HSE management systems and conducting HSEQ audits/site visits/inspections.
  • Able to liaise with other departments, both on- and offshore, client’s representatives, (sub)contractors, suppliers, certifying and legislative authorities.
  • Project team player.
  • Practical, analytical, accurate and problem-solving attitude.
  • Able to write reports in a clear and coherent manner.
  • Excellent command of English.
  • Proactive and self starting mentality

We offer:

Seaway Heavy Lifting offers a challenging job (32-40 hours per week) in an internationally orientated company in Zoetermeer. As well as a salary conforming to the market norm, we also offer excellent secondary terms and conditions.

Please be aware that we’re looking for someone who’s willing to join Seaway Heavy Lifting as an employee and we’re not hiring (independent) contractors for this position.


Further information about Seaway Heavy Lifting can be found on the website and you can contact Linda Brussaard, HR Business Partner on +31 79 363 77 00 or via with any questions you may have.

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