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Johnson & Johnson

Environment, Health & Safety Engineer

Posted Oct 17, 2022
Job ID: JJJP00012629
6 months
(Nov 1, 2022 - Apr 30, 2023)
40 hrs/week
Payrate range
Application Deadline: Nov 1, 2022 12:00 PM

Environment, Health & Safety Engineer with Process Safety Management knowledge (M/F/X)

At Johnson & Johnson Vision in Groningen we are looking for a new colleague to strengthen our Environment, Health & Safety (EH&S) team. We are looking for an EH&S engineer (M/F/X) who loves to interact with people, sees problems as opportunities and gets energized by improving EH&S processes & systems to ensure that the EH&S risks within the organization are controlled. If you feel you get energy from EH&S and are ready for a new challenge, here’s your chance!


EH&S Department at Johnson & Johnson Vision Groningen 

The EH&S Department at Johnson & Johnson Vision leads the implementation of the J&J Worldwide EH&S and the ISO14001 Management System standards. We work in a close collaboration with the J&J EH&S organization in the Netherlands and related countries. 

Management of EH&S is a core responsibility of the entire Johnson & Johnson Vision organization where we as EH&S department support by having a strong relationship with Management System Standards Owners / Subject Matter Experts and Site Management. 


Your tasks and responsibilities in this department/team are: 

  • Provide Process Safety Management expertise 
  • Support EH&S assessments for projects within your area of expertise
  • Oversee, control, develop and improve EH&S systems, processes, and practices
  • Lead and / or support the implementation of EH&S Standards / systems within your field of expertise specifically Process Safety Management related
  • Coach & develop teams of Standards Owners / SME’s, EH&S representatives
  • Conduct EH&S related risk assessments
  • Participate in internal and external audits and inspections (for example ISO 14001, J&J EH&S Audits, governmental agencies)
  • Participate in and verify incident investigations
  • Develop and give EH&S training on EH&S related topics



  • You are driven to search for systemic problems and can resolve those by implementing practical EH&S solutions which are aligned with local and national codes and J&J Standards. This with close interaction with others within the company. You are only satisfied when improvements are sustainable. You have a “can do” mentality and see improving the EH&S performance as a collective responsibility. You prefer to focus on long term solutions while you coach others to do the same.


Education, experience, and knowledge necessary for this function

  • Bachelor or comparable level
  • At least 5 years’ experience in the field of Process Safety Management and EH&S
  • Proficient in both spoken and written Dutch and English
  • Experience with international Management System Standards like ISO14001
  • You are experienced in working in complex organizations with multiple levels
  • Additional course Safety Manager level 3 (“HVK”) and / or Industrial Hygiene (“AH”) or comparable can lead to preference


Who are we?

The Johnson & Johnson family of companies is globally active in Pharmaceuticals, Medical Devices and Consumer Health Care. We employ over 135,000 professionals in 60 countries, and they all have the same credo ‘Caring for the world, one person at a time’. We embrace research and science - bringing innovative ideas, products, and services to advance the health and well-being of billions of people.

J&J Surgical Vision (AMO Groningen B.V.) is a medical device company which develops and manufactures intra-ocular lenses and glaucoma implants. At the Groningen Site, talented and multi-scaled people are working in a dynamic culture in which innovation and a 'can do' state of mind are the central points. To strengthen our team, we are continuously looking for enthusiastic, talented people who have the ambition to develop themselves and can be of value to the company.


What’s in it for you? 

As an employee we consider you as our most valuable asset, and we take your career seriously. You’ll be part of a global team in an innovative and international environment with room for your personal and professional development. Through on the job training, various projects, and programs, we ensure your personal growth by focusing on your talent. Our benefits assure our care for you and your family now and in the future. If you are interested in the position and match the above criteria, please apply online.


Equal Opportunity Statement

The employers of the Johnson & Johnson family value diversity and inclusion. We are committed to building diverse teams that reflect both the patients and the partners we support. We strive to build an inclusive work environment where our people feel at home and are given the space to realize their full potential.

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