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Health & Safety Inspector (m/f/d)

Apply Now Apply Later Job ID 10083359 Location Papenburg, Germany Business Walt Disney Imagineering Date posted May 07, 2024

Job Summary:

As the Health & Safety Inspector, you will serve as the vital link between Walt Disney Imagineering and the shipyard, ensuring that all health and safety standards and regulations are met during the construction of Disney ship projects. You will play a crucial role in safeguarding the well-being of workers, visitors, and the environment by implementing and monitoring health and safety protocols.

This position is on-site in Papenburg, Germany.


  • Act as the primary point of contact for all health and safety matters between Walt Disney Imagineering and the shipyard.

  • Develop, implement, and maintain comprehensive health and safety policies and procedures in compliance with local regulations and Disney standards.

  • Conduct regular inspections and audits to identify potential hazards and ensure adherence to safety protocols.

  • Provide guidance and training to employees and contractors on safety procedures, emergency protocols, and best practices.

  • Investigate accidents, incidents, and near misses, and develop strategies to prevent their recurrence.

  • Collaborate with project managers, and other stakeholders to integrate safety measures into project planning and execution.

  • Liaise with regulatory agencies and industry organizations to stay updated on relevant health and safety legislation and industry best practices.

  • Monitor and evaluate the effectiveness of safety programs and initiatives, and recommend improvements as needed.

  • Maintain accurate records and documentation related to health and safety activities, including incident reports, training records, and safety data sheets.

  • Serve as an advocate for a safety culture by promoting awareness, accountability, and continuous improvement throughout the organization.

Required Qualifications:

  • 3+ years of experience in a health and safety role, preferably in a ship construction or industrial setting

  • Certification in Occupational Health and Safety (e.g., NEBOSH, IOSH, ISO 45001) preferred

  • Certified Health and Safety Professional (CHSP) or equivalent chartered certification preferred

  • In-depth knowledge of relevant health and safety regulations standards

  • Strong analytical skills with the ability to identify and mitigate safety risks

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to effectively liaise with stakeholders at all levels

  • Proven track record of developing and implementing successful health and safety programs

  • Ability to work independently and make decisions in a fast-paced environment.

  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office suite and other relevant software applications

  • Fluency in both English and German (written and spoken)

  • Flexibility to travel as needed

Required Education:

  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Science, Engineering, or related field.


About Walt Disney Imagineering:

Founded in 1952 as WED Enterprises to design and build the world’s first theme park — Disneyland — Walt Disney Imagineering (WDI) is where imagination and creativity combine with cutting-edge technology to create unforgettable experiences. WDI is the creative force that imagines, designs and builds all Disney theme parks, resorts, attractions and cruise ships worldwide. Imagineering’s unique strength comes from its diverse global team of creative and technical professionals, who build on Disney’s legacy of storytelling to pioneer new forms of entertainment. The Imagineers who practice this unique blend of art and science work in more than 100 disciplines to shepherd an idea all the way from “blue sky” concept phase to opening day.

About The Walt Disney Company:

The Walt Disney Company, together with its subsidiaries and affiliates, is a leading diversified international family entertainment and media enterprise that includes three core business segments: Disney Entertainment, ESPN, and Disney Experiences. From humble beginnings as a cartoon studio in the 1920s to its preeminent name in the entertainment industry today, Disney proudly continues its legacy of creating world-class stories and experiences for every member of the family. Disney’s stories, characters and experiences reach consumers and guests from every corner of the globe. With operations in more than 40 countries, our employees and cast members work together to create entertainment experiences that are both universally and locally cherished.

This position is with Walt Disney Imagineering (Germany) GmbH, which is part of a business we call Walt Disney Imagineering.

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