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Offshore HSE Advisor Development Poland


Słupsk, Pomeranian, PL, 76-200 Gdynia, Pomeranian, PL, 81-451


RWE Offshore Wind Poland sp. z o.o., Słupsk, Gdynia

To start as soon as possible, Full time, Permanent


Functional area: Health, Safety & Environment 



Our Team is looking for an experienced HSE Advisor in Poland. Role designated as HSE support for Polish offshore development projects.



  • The HSE Advisor is responsible for providing independent, expert, and professional advice and guidance to the Polish Development Projects teams and wider country management on all health, safety and environmental (HSE) issues, actively participate in and promoting a high standard of HSE awareness and  HSE culture at across the Polish Offshore Development Project portfolio
  • Promoting RWE Offshore We Care within the Project Teams to ensure that a culture of care is embedded across the project lifecycle.
  • Maintenance of  HSE (Health, Safety & Environmental) risk registers in relation to allocated offshore development activities for projects where RWE lead development.
  • Liaising and interfacing with Procurement on HSE topics related to allocated offshore development activities for projects where RWE lead development and being a point of contact for Polish Offshore Procurement for the contractor evaluation process to ensure contractors selected meet the RWE Offshore HSE requirements.
  • Produce, review and update HSE related documentation required by the allocated offshore development activities for projects where RWE lead development
  • Proactively support and advise line/project management in meeting their HSE responsibilities (incl. but not limited to risk assessments) with HSE technical, organizational and HSE procedural as well as Polish HSE compliance advice.
  • Engage and develop relationships with development teams to eliminate and reduce risks, develop HSE culture on projects and adherence to local and RWE HSE standards and rules
  • Attend Project meetings, Project related site visits and project technology reviews with sub-contractors & clients in relation to offshore development (as required) and as directed by Team Lead Offshore HSE (Development & Construction) (EU)
  • Supporting evaluation of potential port/project locations such as lay down areas, port infrastructures, O&M buildings, Warehouses etc. Support the Marine and Logistics on vessel selections with regards to HSE matters and Polish HSE Legal Requirements.
  • Providing HSE assurance of the Polish Development offices through HSE Monitoring and HSE compliance assessment.
  • Enacting the regulatory role of H&S specialist Based on Article. 23711 § 5 of the Polish Labour Code
  • Build relationships with key stakeholder both internal and external.


Required qualifications & competencies:

  • Degree in Health and Safety related discipline, engineering / safety engineering or similar.
  • A Level 3 or higher qualification in an environmental discipline in Environmental Management.
  • Relevant audit qualification such as ISO 45001 internal auditor, along with an Incident root cause analysis qualification.
  • They should also be a member of a relevant industry body (i.e. IOSH, IIRSM, CIEH, BOHS)
  • GWO Basic Safety Training certification.
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience as HSE professional, preferably in Offshore Wind, energy or oil and gas sectors.
  • Be able to demonstrate a flexible, practical and proactive approach to managing operational HSE challenges.
  • Experience in Polish Regulatory compliance for HSE matters for offshore, onshore and office related activities
  • Experience in developing, implementing and maintaining a certifiable HSE Management System.
  • Self-initiative, reliable, systematic and proactive with a customer orientated approach.
  • Mobile, able to work under pressure, team-oriented.
  • Good written and spoken English, plus local language written and verbal skills
  • Good health, with general all round fitness to work in an offshore environment
  • Driving licence is essential


Additional advantageous qualifications & competencies

  • Relevant training on dealing with hazards and HSE standards related to the Offshore Wind sector
  • Experience of design of renewable technologies and mechanical, electrical and technical systems, process engineering and advising on HSE technical matters relating to these.
  • Experience in Project Development/ construction projects and contractor management.
  • Experience in internal and external Stakeholder management.

Apply now with just a few clicks: ad code 75808, application deadline 30/11/2022.

Any questions? Sylwia Szymanska,


We look forward to meeting you!


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RWE represents change, innovation and sustainability. As one of the world’s leading generators of electricity from renewable energy sources, we aim to be carbon-neutral by 2040 and to enable a sustainable life for people around the world. To achieve this, we are looking for dynamic and motivated people to join us in creating a sustainable and secure energy future.


RWE Renewables GmbH, based in Essen, Germany, is RWE’s youngest subsidiary and one of the world’s leading companies in the field of renewable energies. With an international team of around 3,500 employees, we are drivers of the energy transition – and provide electricity for a sustainable life. Our total capacity of more than 9 gigawatts results from onshore and offshore wind parks, photovoltaic plants and battery storage. We focus on growth: on the American continent, on the European core markets and on new markets in the Asia-Pacific region.

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