Projects HSE Advisor

Posted 11 months ago by mselect
Location Basra , Iraq Job Type
Salary Sector Oil & Gas

MSELECT is looking to hire a Projects HSE Advisor for an international oil and gas client in Basrah, 10+ years of industry experience in a variety of roles that demonstrate supervisory skills in HSE supervisory roles, fluency in English and Arabic is a must.

Role summary

  • Projects HSE Advisor is responsible for ensuring that all Project construction and commissioning activities are delivered in compliance with HSE requirements.
  • Projects HSE Advisor works closely with the Project management team to ensure Health & Safety issues are being addressed and managed appropriately. 
  • Projects HSE Advisor reports to the Projects HSE TL.

Key responsibilities

  • Acts as the HSE advisor at the assigned location and ensure the implementation of the safety initiatives with contractors across Projects at all sites.
  • Undertake daily safety inspections of the project, as required, to ensure safety compliance of contractor led activities
  • Coach and influence contractor (and their sub-contractors) to ensure that safety requirements are achieved
  • Provide HSE assistance to other departments as requested by HSE TL.
  • Provision of specialist advice and proactive support to the Project Team on all HSE matters to enable them to effectively achieve the project HSE goals and objectives
  • Ensure that HSE has the highest profile within the Project Team 
  • Act as the expert for all HSE aspects of risk assessments. Ensure effective application of this process at all levels.
  • Establish and maintain HSE reporting system for inputs, outputs, and best practices and the analysis of same for a continuous improvement in results
  • Ensure lessons learned and best practices are distributed and formal feedback (as to action taken) is provided on request
  • Ensure efficiency of Control of Work System, including Permit to Work System and incident investigations with personal participation as necessary
  • Provide full support for the coordination of safety related activities with the project to ensure systematic implementation of HSE managements systems
  • Contractor Oversight: oversee, mentor, and inspect the contractors to ensure they are delivering all HSE requirements.
  • Demonstrate a positive and pro-active commitment to HSE through the personal application of safety critical behaviours
  • Support PM and HSE TL to investigate accidents and incidents on site and recommend remedial action.
  • Conduct HSE site inspections/self-verifications and influence safety behaviour at the organization and major projects site operations. to provide compliance assurance of activities
  • Motivate staff and contractor personnel and influence behaviour to maintain an effective workforce capable of meeting its objectives, without harm to either personnel or damage to the environment

Key qualification

  • Nebosh General Certificate in Occupational Health and safety.
  • 10+ years of industry experience in a variety of roles that demonstrate supervisory skills in HSE supervisory roles. 

*Only applicants meeting the strict criteria outlined above will be contacted as part of the shortlisting process.

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