Company: Petroplan London
Skills: HSE Manager / Advisor
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Egypt
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Provide leadership for deploying and ensuring the sustainability of Methanex Egypt's safety management system elements by developing a highly engaged employee and contractor workforce.

Manages, coaches and developes the Senior Site Safety Advisor, RC Advisors and RC Officers. Ensures effective RC planning and execution strategies are in place including the nested Contractor's Site Safety delivery and compliance with the site's policies, standard & procedures for all onsite/offsite related activities.

Supports the Superintendent for SS & ER to develop and maintain RC plans, develop normal and opportunistic SD plans, compliance with Egyptian Laws, industry standards, and Methanex Corporation standards covering Occupational Health, Safety and Contractor Safety






B.Sc. Chemistry, Chemical Engineering, Mechanical Engineering or equivalent.

Occupational Health & Safety Professional certification in Occupational Health & Safety knowledge preferred. MSc. in safety related fields as well as certifications in any construction or safety related activities (lifting, scaffolding, incident investigations, etc.) are desired but not mandatory.



Incident Investigations Training and Certifications (Taproot) or similar.

Accredited auditor training.

Incident Command System.

Knowledge of processing facilities, Safe Systems of Work, Major Project conception / design / construction / operation and demonstratable Contractor Management Experience

Ability to deliver HSE Training for Staff and Contractors.

Strong communications skills and knowledge of both English and Arabic. Ability to write concise, clear reports. Strong presentation and communication skills.



Minimum 10 years in International or Joint Venture companies (O&G, Up/down stream, Petrochemicals or fertilizer) and have held senior HSE positions that had responsibilities for Project and Contractor Management, Safety Management systems, Emergency Response.



Demonstrated Leadership skills and ability to partner successfully with diverse plant teams.

Planning, organization, and time management skills.

Technical problem-solving abilities and LEAN approach.

Interpreting applicable safety codes, standards, guidelines, and relevant legislation/regulations.

Must have a good working knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation, and database software applications.



§ Good knowledge of Health and Safety regulations/standards


§ Good knowledge of Safety Management Systems and Operating facilities.

§ Awareness of Management System standards i.e., Responsible Care, ISO, PSM, etc.

§ Good knowledge of Incident Investigation techniques, Occupational/Operational Safety, and Risk Management.



Petroplan is a global organisation which specialises in connecting skilled professionals with exceptional contract and permanent career opportunities throughout the oil, gas and energy industry. This has been our focus since Petroplan was formed in 1976.

Our aim isn't to be the largest industry recruitment specialist but rather the best. As such, our recruitment services, contractor management and specialised support is tailored to meet the individual needs of candidates, contractors and clients. Petroplan's local offices across Europe, the Middle East, North America, Asia-Pacific, Africa and Australasia support projects in over forty countries. Our client portfolio includes multi-national corporations, together with niche organisations focusing on a specialist discipline or location.

For more information on how Petroplan can help you, please feel free to visit our About Us page here;

Petroplan is an established Global Recruitment Organization supplying technical manpower and administrative services to the oil, gas and petro-chemical industries. Formed in 1976, Petroplan has over three decades’ experience and knowledge of global staffing markets to support feasibility studies through engineering and construction to ongoing operations and maintenance contracts.

Petroplan holds major global supply agreements with leading oil, gas and chemical operators and main contractors on a sole or preferred supplier basis. Our network of offices and strategic partner organizations provide on-the-ground support for clients and contracted individuals and teams in over 30 worldwide locations.

Our key discipline areas, which we regularly recruit for our clients, cover all phases of oil and gas exploration, production and refining projects:

  • Project management & engineering
  • Quality management 
  • Project controls & services
  • Subsea & pipelines
  • Supply chain management
  • Construction & commissioning
  • Logistics & procurement
  • Start-up management
  • Discipline engineering
  • Operations & production
  • Process engineering
  • Maintenance operations 
  • HSE
  • Well engineering & drilling

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