Company: Wood
Skills: Environmental, Safety & Training, HSE Auditing, HSE Manager / Advisor
Experience: 10 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood are currently bidding for a large-scale oil and gas project with ADNOC Should we be awarded this work, we will have a requirement for a PMC Site Construction HSE Engineer to join us This position will be based at site onshore in Abu Dhabi, UAE
  • Oversee contractor's day to day management of HSSE construction activities
  • Manage and supervise all HSE construction activities, contractors, subcontractors, and vendors, and ensure works are in-line with HSE requirements, contract specifications, and company requirements
  • Review and approve safety related activities from the contractors including tie-ins, large lifting activities, erection methodologies, commissioning procedures
  • Ensure all safety equipment and personal protective equipment are in place and in suitable conditions
  • Ensure HSE documentation, implementation of HSE procedures, compliance of ISO14001 & OHSAS18001, compliance assurance programmes,
  • Participate, Investigate and report HSE incidents and near misses
  • Management supervision and direction of HSSE personnel including Advisors, Supervisors, Managers, Trainers
  • Oversee the development and application of hazard identification and risk assessment strategies to reduce the risks during construction
  • Ensure HSE requirements are communicated to all Projects, contractors, relevant personnel and verify compliance by all appropriate means
  • Provide awareness to the Company and contractor staff, and identify and promote opportunities for HSE performance improvement
  • Ensure Corporate Objectives, Policies and Procedures are cascaded to and implemented on designated Projects
  • Report to Company Project and Construction Manager and liaise with Contractor supervisors and site construction manager
  • Liaise with support personnel such as disciplines, materials, logistics and QC
  • Attending equipment and piping tests
  • Manage all interfaces between contractors, company and 3rd parties
  • Perform regular HSE performance reviews, inspections and audits
  • Ensure construction areas housekeeping and are constructed to international quality standards
  • Responsible for representing Company in all construction related meetings with contractor, vendors and subcontractors
  • Ensure that good working relations are maintained with contractor throughout project
  • Able to solve problems and suggest solutions which are in line with safety good practices and standards
  • Development of local young engineers and providing development programs

Skills / Qualifications

  • Bachelor Degree
  • Relevant HSSE degree or NEBOSH Diploma plus
  • At least 10 years' experience in construction HSE management
  • At least 5 years' experience in Oil & Gas industry
  • Knowledge of HSE certification processes and requirements (e.g. OHSAS18001, ISO14001, NFPA)
  • Understanding of a wide range of construction processes, including: welding, testing, lifting
  • Good English language (speaking and writing) as well as IT and standard computer applications
  • Good people skills and capacity to work in multi-cultural organizations

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in engineering and consultancy across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world's most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 45,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in.


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