Job Details

Expert Operational Safety

Skopje 1000, Macedonia, the former Yugoslav Republic of | Skopje | Full-time

Job Description

  • Independent participation in the design of workplaces, work processes and the work environment
  • Independent participation in the development / introduction of new work procedures / workflows taking into account occupational safety and health and accident prevention regulations
  • Carrying out safety-related tests of operating systems, technical work equipment, work processes and safety-related systems (e.g. sprinkler and suction systems, fire extinguishers)
  • Transfer legal provisions (occupational safety, accident prevention, device safety, chemicals law) to work on operational conditions and to ensure compliance, e.g. through workplace / company inspections, inspection and control of the company facilities, working methods / resources / sites and personal protective equipment
  • Carrying out accident and damage investigations with regard to occupational safety and accident cause research and compiling statistics
  • Developing the recording, evaluation and logging of work accidents and proposals for measures to improve working conditions and to eliminate dangers and defects
  • Organize proactive advertising for safety-conscious behavior of employees through internal information seminars and notices as well as training / further education of safety officers, if necessary prepare and carry out internal audits as part of occupational safety management
  • Cooperation with HR, company doctor and works council in all questions of occupational safety and accident prevention
  • Cooperation with representatives of trade supervision, fire supervision and the professional association (e.g. within the framework of company / construction site inspections)
  • Participate in the definition of alarm and rescue facilities as well as in the development of fire protection organization and concepts
  • Participate in discussions with the authorities, occupational safety events, exchange of experience and, if necessary, in specialist committees (associations, authorities, ministries)
  • Creation of activity reports (monthly / annual report), administration of specialist literature / documentation in the area of ​​safety technology
  • Supervision of operational security management software (administration, user training, etc.)
  • Preparing / attending the occupational safety committee meetings


  • At least 5 years of professional experience, preferably in a manufacturing company
  • Expert knowledge in the areas of occupational safety (workplace design,
    analysis, occupational safety, accident prevention, etc.)
  • Experience in the use of an occupational safety management system according to DIN EN ISO 45001 (at least 2 years)
  • Experience in organizing and performing audits.
  • Safe use of common IT systems
  • Good written and spoken foreign language skills
  • Knowledge in dealing with operational safety management software
  • Consistency, persistence
  • Decision-making ability
  • Reliability
  • Teamwork and social adaptability
  • Clear and open communication
  • Resilience
  • Good ability to act as a role model for all employees
  • Conducting moderations and presentations
  • Thinking and acting in overall contexts
  • A high degree of entrepreneurial thinking and acting
  • Start-up initiation in the event of structural changes
  • Strategic understanding of corporate issues when communicating with authorities

Additional Information

All applicants are considered without any regard to color, creed, religion, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership, or any other legally protected status. Preference is given to hiring people with disabilities.

Why Gerresheimer Skopje?

At Gerresheimer Skopje, we offer a dynamic and inclusive work environment where you will have the opportunity to make a significant impact on our processes. We value our employees and provide opportunities for growth and career development. In addition, we offer competitive compensation and benefits packages.

We look forward to reviewing your application and potentially welcoming you to our team!

About Gerresheimer

Gerresheimer is the global partner for pharmaceutics, biotech, healthcare, and cosmetics with a very broad product range for pharmaceutical and cosmetic packaging solutions and drug delivery systems. The company is an innovative solution provider from concept to delivery of the end product. Gerresheimer achieves its ambitious goals through a high level of innovative strength, industrial competence and concentration on quality and customer focus. In developing innovative and sustainable solutions, Gerresheimer relies on a comprehensive international network with numerous innovation and production centers in Europe, America and Asia. Gerresheimer produces close to its customers worldwide with around 11,000 employees and generated annual revenues in 2022 of EUR 1.8bn. With its products and solutions, Gerresheimer plays an essential role in people's health and well-being.

Equal rights

All applicants are considered without any regard to race, color, creed, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status or membership, or any other legally protected status.

Interested? Apply today!