Health & Safety Manager

May 10, 2024
Application ends: July 10, 2024

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Job Description

Responsibilities:

• Proactively collaborate with project teams and EPCM partner to promote a positive H&S culture and to deliver results through effective health and safety systems that include elements such as a clear project H&S RACI, risk recognition and management practices, incident reporting, trend(s) identification, investigations and corrective actions, emergency preparedness and response, and training.

• Support Engineering Team and Operations EHS Team for Pre-Start-up Safety Review and commissioning activity on new process lines.

• Resource, support and/or lead H&S continuous improvement opportunities.

• Ensure implementation of effective processes for conducting regular inspections, audits, and assessments of the project site and operations to monitor H&S effectiveness and to identify areas for improvement.

• Development of processes to manage safety risks related to interfaces between project activities.

• Ensure effective provision of H&S training, communication, and awareness to the project staff and contractors on topics such as accident prevention, hazard identification, emergency response, chemical management, waste management, etc.

• Ensure that incidents, accidents, near misses, or non-conformities that occur on the project site are reported and investigated, and that appropriate corrective and preventive actions are implemented.

• Liaise with internal and external stakeholders, such as clients, regulators, suppliers, subcontractors, etc., on H&S matters and ensure timely and accurate reporting of H&S performance and plans.

• Resource and lead a team of H&S personnel to support the project as the owner’s representatives.

Candidate requirements:

• Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in engineering, environmental science, occupational health and safety, or related field will be an advantage.

• Minimum 10 years of experience in EHS management in a project environment, preferably in the same or similar industry sector as the project.

• Complete knowledge of applicable H&S laws, regulations, standards, and best practices.

• Proficient in using H&S software tools and applications.

• Certified or eligible for certification as a professional H&S practitioner by a recognized body.

• Track record of success in building a safety culture and enhanced safety capability among employees and contractors

• Ability to communicate fluently in English and Spanish

Non-Technical Profile Requirements :

• Demonstrated leadership skills and abilities, including leading a team

• Excellent communication skills up and down the organizational structure

• Strong planning and organizational skills; goal driven

• Excellent people and process management skills

• Conflict management skills