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Junior HSE Specialist (m/f/d)



You would like to make a difference and have an impact? In a company who is a key partner in the green transformation of our society? Then join our ambitious Team in a state of the art manufacturing environment in Cologne.


As Junior HSE Specialist (m/f/d) in the team of our motivated HSE specialists, you will be responsible for supporting colleagues at the Cologne plant in all matters relating to occupational safety, health and environmental protection. After intensive training, you will be introduced to the tasks of an occupational safety specialist and gradually take on more responsibility, including your own projects. Depending on your previous training and your interests, you can work in health protection and ergonomics or in the area of prevention of occupational accidents.


You will be responsible for the following aspects: 
You will take responsibility for the identification, implementation and documentation of improvements in the areas of occupational safety, health protection, energy savings, fire protection and environmental protection, as well as for the further development of the safety culture within the framework of our shared belief "We Care". Furthermore, you will be involved in our HSE projects in production, administration and on construction sites and will be responsible for the preparation, planning and implementation of workshops and training courses with defined HSE topics. Your agenda will also include the implementation of legal HSE requirements as well as support for supervisors and employees and the maintenance and further development of the electronic instruction tool "SAM". Further key tasks are:

  • Superuser IA system
  • Active participation and involvement in occupational health management programmes
  • Promotion of safety and environmental awareness among employees and managers
  • Qualification and coordination of safety officers             


To connect a greener world, you should have the following skills and experience:

You have either completed training in occupational health management or training as an occupational safety specialist. Initial professional experience is an advantage. Your profile is rounded off by persuasiveness, the ability to work in a team, competence in communicating with colleagues from all hierarchical levels of the company and a service mentality. Further important qualifications are:

  • Safe handling of MS Office
  • Fluent German and English
  • Readiness to travel (approx. 10 %)


More about us:

NKT connects a greener world with high-quality power cable technology and takes centre stage as the world moves towards green energy. NKT designs, manufactures and installs low-, medium- and high-voltage power cable solutions enabling sustainable energy transmission. Since 1891, NKT has innovated the power cable technology building the infrastructure for the first light bulbs to the megawatts created by renewable energy today. NKT is headquartered in Denmark and employs 3,900 people. NKT is listed on Nasdaq Copenhagen and realised a revenue of EUR 1.3 billion in 2019. NKT - We connect a greener worldwww.NKT.com. 


Business Line HV Cable Solutions:

Our high voltage cables combine state-of-the-art cable design, outstanding product quality and installation engineering as well as project expertise. With clever solutions and applied knowledge from a multitude of high voltage situations and demands, we can provide cable solutions that precisely meet customer requirements.



Then we are looking forward to your application (incl. salary expectations and potential starting date) via our career page. Please note that due to the GDPR regulations we cannot accept any applications via e-mail. We offer a competitive comp & ben package including flexible working conditions.

If you have any questions regarding the recruiting process, please contact our Business Partner Ms. Daniela Nocker, daniela.nocker@nkt.com.



Posting Date:  29-Apr-2021

Cologne, DE, 51061

Type:  Permanent

Job Segment: Engineer, Sustainability, Environmental Engineering, High Voltage, Engineering, Energy