For our Quality Department we are recruiting a Head of QHSE operating from our Headquarter in Schindellegi, close to Zurich. 

Your Tasks

  • Overall responsibility for quality, health, safety and environment processes
  • Drive continuous improvement in systems, processes and tools and steer their implementation
  • Ensure compliance with all relevant legal regulations 
  • Manage, organize and control the Quality Management to ensure DIN ISO 9001 and other required certificates or standards
  • Organize, prepare and steer internal and external audits
  • Implement and ensure standards of HACCP
  • Manage and ensure an efficient quality control  
  • Lead and develop employees of quality control department
  • Develop internal standards and KPI’s in the field of occupational, health protection and work safety  
  • Responsible for complaint process, internally and externally
  • Implement environmental policies and best practices in line with compliance and environmental legislation
  • Responsible for communication and contact with external data protection officer


  • You are an accomplished graduated material, chemical or polymer engineer with a university degree (or similar)
  • You possess long-term professional experience in a comparable position in the plastics, chemical and / or medical industry
  • You have a relevant education in Safety Engineering, environmental protection and / or health protection
  • You have proven experience in HACCP and GMP
  • You exhibit working knowledge of continuous improvement manufacturing techniques and experience or training in Lean Management and Six Sigma
  • You are a leader and experienced either as a supervisor or in leading cross - functional projects
  • You are proficient in spoken and written German and English
  • You have strong interpersonal and communication skills, to develop strong relationships and solve problems 
  • You are able to work independently in a determined and self-motivated manner within a strong team
  • You have a well-balanced “getting things done” personality who takes action with ambition, perspective and hands-on mentality – you can affect & move things

Join us

  • Professional and familiar work environment driven by expertise
  • Part of a highly motivated and successful team
  • State of the art laboratories
  • Competitive salary and benefits package
  • We will support you with a solid onboarding program and personalized training opportunities

We are looking forward to receiving your full application and documents by email. 

Send us your application today!

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