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SARIA Germany Selm, Renania Septentrional-Westfalia, Alemania.
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Who are we?

SARIA is an entity of the German family group Rethmann, which operates in the fields of services, environment, logistics and Bio-Industries (including food ingredients). The Group has 80,000 employees and generates a turnover of 21 billion.

At SARIA, we are 11,000 employees spread around the world, including around 1,500 in the Petfood & Feed division operating currently in 5 countries (France, Germany, Italy, Poland, Romania and Spain,). Working with all the big players in the industry, SARIA is a leading supplier of petfood and feed ingredients.

We are looking for an experienced Fire Safety Engineer to support and advise our Petfood & Feed business units and factories in Europe, to help us become an even safer place to work.

What can we offer you?

With a history dating back more than a hundred years, SARIA offers the unique experience of being a leader in the circular economy and of playing a role in the challenges of climate change and sustainable development.

SARIA offers, through its deep family roots, an empowering work environment where pride of belonging and passion unite its employees. You will have ample opportunity to learn, develop and take charge of your own career.

Working at SARIA is also the assurance of working under fair and consistent conditions with the external market.

Core responsibilities:

  • Support and consultancy for our internationally active business units and subsidiaries in all aspects of occupational safety, health protection and accident prevention
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of SARIA- fire safety standards
  • Independent implementation of safety-related standardisation and optimisation projects at international group level
  • Carry out internal safety-related inspections of operating facilities, equipment and operational processes
  • Cause analysis of accidents as well as the effectiveness check of corrective and preventive measures
  • Support the internal engineering department in all aspects of occupational and plant safety within the scope of implementing technical projects in the sites
  • Contribute to the development, collection and evaluation of specific key performance indicators
  • Participate in international group safety meetings
  • Implement and further develop occupational health and safety management systems
  • Revision and creation of existing, new training and occupational safety programmes
  • To work closely with the Fire Safety department to ensure comprehensive safety-related support

Required profile:

  • Successfully completed studies as a fire safety engineer or related studies, alternatively further education as a technician/master with additional qualification as an expert for fire safety
  • Two years or more professional experience would be desirable
  • Additional knowledge in area fire safety, explosion protection and DIN ISO 45001 desirable
  • Familiar of the common MS office applications
  • Very good conceptual and analytical skills
  • Ability to work in a team as well as a structured and independent way of working
  • Distinct social competence, confident behaviour and excellent communication skills
  • Confident command of the English language, written and spoken
  • Further foreign language skills (e.g. French, Spanish, Polish) is an advantage
  • Willingness to travel internationally and possession of driving licence class B

What you can expect from us:

  • Long-term perspective coupled with excellent development opportunities and high employment security
  • Comprehensive induction
  • Company pension scheme
  • Additional company accident insurance

This job is open for remote working especially from any of our large Group operating countries. If you live in Spain, France, Italy, Belgium, Poland, Romania, Germany, the Netherlands… and are motivated by the challenge of making our workplaces even safer, don’t hesitate to send your candidature to