HSE Engineer, Job Ref. # EHS (0927)

Date: 4 April 2015

Location: Abu Dhabi, UAE

  • To implement, review, update and improve the HSE Management system of the company and improve the safety awareness amongst the work force.
  • Observed and perform external and internal audits for company’s certification in accordance to ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001.
  • Conduct HSE Meeting (Contractor/Sub-Contractor), presentation / follow up with minutes of meeting.
  • HSE Internal Trainings (Identify need, Gap, Training Modules review etc.) and plan weekly internal HSE training as required.
  • Organize and conduct basic firefighting training and conduct regular drills as stipulated in the drill plan.
  • Oversee, maintain and periodically service all fire-fighting, rescue and emergency response equipment in buildings, yard and emergency vehicles.
  • Lead Emergency Response Team and assist in the operation, safety briefing / induction for visitors, issue Safety Alert / Weekly Toolbox Talk / News bulletin.
  • Provision of technical support to safety studies and assessments and other applicable safety and health reviews.
  • Conducts safety inspections of project construction activities to monitor compliance with safety requirements including contractual commitments, permits, the project’s ES&H plan, and other applicable safety plans
  • Knowledge of safety and health laws and regulations and applicable agencies’ permitting processes and responsibilities.

Required Minimum Qualifications

  • A degree in the field of Safety and Health preferred or a minimum of 5 years’ experience.
  • A recognized certification preferred.
  • Must have good communication skills and proficient with computer software.
  • Must deliver initial and ongoing training to enable company personnel to comply with the requirements of the company EHS policy.
  • Qualified to perform high angle rescue, confined space rescue & fall protection rescue
  • Must have Basic First Aid