QESH Officer (Mechelen, Belgium)

Logistics at full potential


GXO attaches great importance to 'Quality, Environment, Safety and Health' or QESH. To further strengthen the team and to properly support the expansions within GXO, we are looking for a full-time QESH Officer for our warehouses in Mechelen and Antwerp.


  • This role is Monday to Friday normal working hours.
  • Based out of Mechelen with 1 day a week at Antwerp.
  • Experienced within an Logistics or similar industry, Industrial, Food etc.
  • You will need to be Prevention Advisory level 2 certified and fluent in English 

OR have a Technical Diploma, with at least 5 years working experience within Health and Safety, fluency in English and Flemish, willing to train to level 2

OR Prevention advisor level 3 certification, fluency in Flemish and English, willing to train to level 2

What you do on a typical day

As a professional of the QESH (Quality, Environment, Safety and Health) department, you make an important contribution to the safe and healthy working of employees and the safety of the products that our customers entrust to us. The purpose of the position is to manage and monitor the quality, occupational health and safety and environmental management systems for this dynamic GXO location with the specific customer requirements. In addition, we ask for a proactive contribution to the development, standardization, optimization and safeguarding of organization-wide business processes. To achieve this, you get a lot of trust, freedom and personal responsibility. Ownership and initiative are expected of you.


To be successful, you know how to convey your professional knowledge powerfully and you can emphasize the importance of safety, quality and safety in a convincing and natural way. You report to the QESH Business Partner (Belgium) and work closely with the Site Managers. 


Your tasks include

  • Implementing the quality, environmental, safety and working conditions policy
  • Advising the operational management, other staff services and the customer regarding keeping internal procedures up to date with attention to changed laws and regulations, customer wishes and internal improvement processes
  • Maintenance and improvement regarding the follow-up of the established quality management systems through auditing and spot checks
  • Managing the OCCUPATIONAL HEALTH and SAFETY committee
  • Guidance of external auditors of customers, certification bodies and the competent authority
  • Carrying out periodic risk inventories with associated analyses
  • Drafting opinions
  • Searching for incident registrations and making periodic reports


What we offer you

  • A salary that matches your knowledge and experience, bonus, a company car, smartphone and laptop
  • The opportunity to develop yourself, both by 'learning on the job' and by following courses / training
  • A strong team of QESH professionals who are always open to spar, help you were necessary and make the work more fun


What you need to succeed at GXO

  • You will need to have Prevention level 2 certification, or level 3 but willing to train to level 2, or a Technical Diploma and at least 5 years working experience within Health and Safety
  • Background within Industrial, logistics or food manufacturing industries is required
  • Knowledge of laws and regulations regarding all QESH related topics that apply in a logistics environment
  • You are careful, decisive, customer-friendly, communicatively strong, independent, tenacious and stress-resistant
  • Fluent in English verbal and written, fluency in Flemish if training on Prevention level 2 as stated above is required


Unlock the potential of your future!

Your work environment

Working at GXO Logistics means working in a dynamic and international organization. A fascinating environment with plenty of room for personal input and development. Employees at GXO Logistics are in charge of 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 organization. 
GXO Logistics offers advanced supply chain solutions for the world's most successful companies in many industries; like e-commerce, food & retail and industrial multinationals. In the BeNe region (The Netherlands and Belgium) GXO BeNe operates from +30 different locations with its headquarters in Eindhoven (NL). 



Want to know more about GXO Logistics? 
Watch the video below or visit our website www.gxo.com


In short, this is the next place you want to work! 
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GXO is a leading provider of cutting-edge supply chain solutions to the most successful companies in the world. We help our customers manage their goods most efficiently using our technology and services. Our greatest strength is our global team – energetic, innovative people of all experience levels and talents who make GXO a great place to work.


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