EHS Advisor - Riyadh Metro Project

  • Siemens
  • Riyadh, Saudi Arabia
  • Jan 16, 2018
Full time EHS - Environmental, Health & Safety Environmental Science - Engineering Hazardous Waste - RCRA -Toxics Waste Management - Recycling

Job Description

What are my responsibilities?

  • Support the achievement of HSE goals and objectives by Lots and subcontractors through implementation of BACS HSE plans.
  • Support the HSE Manager and team with planning, coordinating and implementing of effective HSE policies, guidelines and procedures to ensure that the department objectives are met.
  • Monitor compliance with HSE requirements and mitigation of risk through control of at risk behaviors and conditions.
  • Ensure that governmental legislation is being followed.
  • Review health and safety reports analyzing compiled data to determine areas of improvement.
  • Conduct inspections of the workplace ensuring safety standards are met and being enforced consistently.
  • Manage non-compliance offenses of a high level.
  • Participate and assist the supervisors, foreman and safety advisors in the investigation of incidents to determine root cause, and corrective actions where necessary.
  • Review job site safety compliance inspections including hazard analysis, safe work procedures and write reports and recommendations.
  • Research, plan, organize and conduct training programs/seminars for Lot specific training programs.
  • Direct and review the analysis of accident and injury data, identifying the needs for new or modified occupational safety programs.
  • Research occupational safety information to assure the best available methods and equipment are adopted to minimize the hazards in the work place.
  • Advise on improvements in tracking and reporting procedures.
  • Periodically act as a team leader to special task forces or teams.
  • Provide training to managers and others on occupational safety issues. 
  • Provide support to Project and Operation team in all aspects of safety, occupational health, safety and environmental issues.
  • Attend pre-job, planning and client meetings as required on HSE related matters.
  • Act as liaison between Lots, CWJV and subcontractors within the assigned area and/or task.
  • Provide support to the dept on the implementation of Company-wide HSE initiatives eg. ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001, etc
  • Assist with developing HSE plans that comply with Company policies and procedures as well as client requirements
  • Ensure training, tool box meetings, and drills are implemented as part of the company’s HSE program, i.e. emergency response systems, etc.
  • Investigate and complete the process for close out of all Accident Investigation Reports and prepare/submit lessons learned to the HSE Manager for distribution across the project.
  • Manage Safety Statistic reporting within the Lot and Subcontractors. Track and provide regular HSE performance reporting to the HSE Department.
  • Assist in the development of project specific HSE procedures.
  • Assist in the coaching, mentoring and implementation of the HS&E programs in the field.
  • Organize and schedule required safety staff and first aid coverage.
  • Ensure incident corrective actions are followed up on and completed.
  • Ensure safety boards with postings including but not limited to: Health and safety policy, inspection and audit results, project hazard assessment, location of first aid, etc. are maintained and current. 

What do I need to qualify for this job?

  • Advanced knowledge of a field of environmental and/or safety engineering, process safety, health or related discipline.
  • Knowledge of HS&E sciences/engineering systems, principles, and methodologies.
  • Knowledge of construction planning, estimating, procedures, and execution.
  • Experience in managing and/or providing technical oversight of HS&E contractors/subcontractors during construction.
  • Knowledge of construction environmental issues, e.g., hazardous materials, waste management, erosion and sediment control methods, and restoration techniques.
  • Knowledge of RMP’s organizational structure, functions, and administrative procedures.
  • Knowledge of technical vocabularies and terminology common to industrial hygiene, health physics, safety engineering, and environmental compliance.
  • Experience in implementing HS&E training programs.
  • Written and oral communication skills in English.
  • Proficient in MS Office including Outlook, Word and Excel
  • Experience in rail systems installation highly preferred.
  • A recognized degree in HSE, relevant engineering or management field from an accredited college or university.
  • A sufficient number of specialized HSE courses from recognized international bodies.
  • Prior practical work experience of at least 7 years with 3 years in a supervisory role, in environmental, safety and health. 

How do I apply?

We are looking forward to receiving your on-line application. Please note: only complete application documents – including diplomas, certificates of employment or letter of recommendation respectively – can be considered in the selection process.

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