Senior SHE Technician - Upfield

Senior SHE Technician

Are you passionate about Safety & Health? Would you like to join us and take a front seat in our factory team based in Santa Iria, Portugal? As our Senior SHE Technician you will be responsible to perform, and support all SHE activities in an industry sector. You will be partly office based and partly at the work front (shopfloor) providing advice to all Upfielders on how to work without harming themselves or others!

Need more details?

You will work with management team and middle management teams to advise on statutory health, safety and environmental requirements as they affect the company’s operations according to corporate guidelines from Upfield Group.

You will assist the management team in ensuring that the legal and company SHE requirements are implemented.

On a daily basis you will assist to develop , review and check on the implementation of safe systems of work , deliver trainings (e.g. toolbox talks & inductions), investigate incidents, analyze data and present findings to the management team.

You will engage with all aspects of the organization to support the embedment of a culture that ensures everyone is able to return to their family and friends unharmed every day whilst also protecting and enhancing the global land, air and water resources for future generations.

You will act by inspiring and influencing others to see the benefit of working responsibly, understanding the legal framework and showing how safety, health and environmental management can enhance operational activities.

So, what does it take to be successful in this role?

You have relevant years of experience working in safety with Professional Certificate (CAP Level 6).

You have an academic background, master’s degree in engineering would be ideal.

You are fast, agile and you have a strong track record supporting SHE activities and setting world-class manufacturing standards.

You’ll have to enjoy working in a fast-paced environment and it will take hard work and determination; we will give you the ownership you need to make an impact. 

What is next?

Ready to apply? I am looking forward to receiving your CV/details, after we will review all applications, the first step in the process will be a 30- 45-minute video interview with myself Andre Vleeming. If successful, you will have a first Interview with the Hiring Manager, followed possibly by another interview.

If you are not ready yet and want to know more about the role, you can contact me on

We Offer!

Permanent Contract

Salary & Benefits  (Life Insurance + Health Insurance + Pension Fund + Canteen)

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