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Country:  Netherlands
City:  Amsterdam

Amsterdam, NL

Job Family:  Operations, Production
Job Type:  Full-time (Regular full-time employees)
Division:  Wood Products

Safety ,EE Manager

Can you help us take wooden buildings to new heights? Come join us!


We are currently looking for an  Safety,EE Manager for our Amsterdam Unit in Wood Products Division. As a Safety ,EE Manager, you will be responsible for the safety, environment and quality side of the business. Our unit is an integrated orderpicking and planing mill. Our main customers are the typical DIY outlets. Your job is to continuously optimize and manage the systems in accordance with the local law and legislation and the demand of the Wood Production multisite certification responsible persons. As a member of the mill management team, you will be part of the future growth and the overall safety of the unit.


Stora Enso is a leading global provider of renewable solutions in packaging, biomaterials, wooden constructions and paper. Come grow a renewable world. And you will grow too.


Your main tasks and responsibilities will be:

  • Coordinate Safety/IMS audits and inspection of facilities, machinery and Safety equipment to identify and correct potential hazards and to ensure Safety regulation compliance
  • Ensures a safe working environment by making sure that rules are in place and followed, develops safe working methods, by setting a good example and by coaching.
  • Area safety including fire protection and emergency planning and training
  • Leading role in external and internal auditing
  • Investigation of accidents, near-miss incidents and occupational injuries to determine causes and install preventive measures
  • Coordinate employee Safety reporting and programs, including review of short and long term strategic Safety planning and development
  • Enforce compliance of the rules and regulations that applies for the mill based on:
    • Applicable local safety laws and regulations
    • Group and division Safety procedures
    • Output and findings from e.g risk assessments and incident investigations
    • Excellent knowledge of 9001, 14001, 45001 and 50001  
  • Develops a culture of continuous improvement by enforcing a go and see- mindset and daily routines for problem solving and improvement
  • Leader and a role model, developing an inclusive and engaging culture
  • Cross department problem solving, develops the mill with the mill management team
  • Project management and involvement in projects
  • Supporting in controlling and developing energy efficiency


What we Offer

With our values, “Lead and Do what’s right”, we endeavor to set an example in all aspects of our business as well as sustainability. We dare to take the initiative and constantly ask ourselves what more can we do, what can we do better. This is an excellent opportunity for you to be a part of the journey Stora Enso is on – transforming from a traditional forest industry company, into a renewable materials growth company – an industry with great potential driven by global megatrends. As a Safety ,EE Manager, you will be working in an engaging environment giving you the opportunity to grow as a professional.



In order to succeed in this role, you will have:

  • Relevant bachelor degree or equivalent
  • Either 3-5 years of field Safety and EE experience or working in a role in operations with very strong connection to Safety, Energy and Environment management
  • Structured and well organized working style
  • Excellent communication skills and fluent in Dutch and English
  • Comprehensive view with excellent analytical skills and persistence in order to get things done
  • Ability to cooperate, having a natural interest to involve people and support others
  • Knowledge of applicable regulations and rules, in the area of safety, energy and environment
  • Change management and communication skills
  • High learning ability
  • IT skills


The person will report to the Mill Director of the unit
Location: Amsterdam.
Readiness to travel under Requirements


Additional information

Please submit your application via our recruitment system latest by September 12th . Hiring manager Gert-Jan Roode,, will be happy to answer your questions about the position. Other questions can be directed to the HR Manager, Rishi Autar, We accept applications submitted only through our recruitment system.


The Wood Products Division is a leading provider of innovative wood-based solutions. The product range covers applications for construction, the window and door industry, as well as for the packaging and decoration industries. Pellets provide a sustainable solution for heating. The offering includes service concepts such as Building Solutions and e-business. Our solutions meet strict requirements regarding safety, quality, design and sustainability.


More about Wood Products:


Our fiber-based materials are renewable, recyclable and fossil free. Our solutions offer low-carbon alternatives to products based on finite resources. We believe that everything that is made from fossil-based materials today can be made from a tree tomorrow.






We believe diversity strengthens our competitiveness and contributes to better decision-making. Diverse working teams help us to explore different perspectives and challenge our way of thinking. We work actively to increase diversity in the workplace and welcome applicants from diverse backgrounds. Stora Enso is an equal opportunity employer and follows non-discriminatory practices.

Based on the location and level of the position the normal recruitment process could in addition entail, video interview, aptitude tests, and pre-employment actions such as; background checks, references, health check-up and drug test as part of the final stages. You will be informed to what is applicable to the role during the recruitment process. 

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