Company: BP
Skills: Environmental, Safety & Training, HSE Manager / Advisor, Paramedic / Nurse
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Flexible, Singapore


Key Accountabilities:
  • Manage health programmes for bpMS to optimise health care and return to work, assess health risks and ensure health-based programmes are developed, documented, and implemented in accordance with both regulatory and bp Shipping's requirements.
  • Act as the focal point for pandemic health and hygiene support to Operations.
  • Maintain complete and up-to-date knowledge of all relevant Health and Industrial Hygiene requirements from shipping Flag state and bp Group Health.
  • Maintain knowledge of country (e.g. India, Ireland, UK, Poland, Philippines and Singapore) health and welfare regulations; employment and civil law as they apply to the maritime environment and interpret this for management.
  • Provide Occupational Health and Wellbeing technical guidance, support and advice to non-clinical internal stakeholders, operations personnel, and business leaders.
  • Build and manage relationships with shipping agents and external health service providers.
  • In conjunction with the bp Trading & Shipping Health Manager, develop health plan against assessed health risks for the bp Shipping Fleet. Manage successful delivery of the plan elements relating to seafarer health and wellbeing.
  • Manage health programmes for bpMS to optimise health care and return to work, assess health risks and ensure health-based programmes are developed, documented, and implemented in accordance with both regulatory and bp Shipping's requirements.
  • Act as the focal point for pandemic health and hygiene support to Operations.
  • Maintain complete and up-to-date knowledge of all relevant Health and Industrial Hygiene requirements from shipping Flag state and bp Group Health.
  • Maintain knowledge of country (e.g. India, Ireland, UK, Poland, Philippines and Singapore) health and welfare regulations; employment and civil law as they apply to the maritime environment and interpret this for management.
  • Provide Occupational Health and Wellbeing technical guidance, support and advice to non-clinical internal stakeholders, operations personnel, and business leaders.
  • Build and manage relationships with shipping agents and external health service providers.
  • Essential
    • Health professional. Registered doctor, nurse or allied health professional with recognised post graduate experience in Occupational Health.
    • A graduate/post-graduate level qualification in a discipline within science with recognised post graduate experience in Occupational Health.
    • At least 5 years working in the Occupational Health or Wellbeing discipline.
    • Recognised post graduate qualification in Occupational Health or being working towards it.
    • Proven knowledge of health legislation and an appreciation of future trends in legislation.
    • People skills and experience of working in multi-disciplinary, multicultural teams, across multiple time zones.
    • Excellent interpersonal communication skills in order to establish effective relationships with all levels of staff throughout the company and external agencies.
    • Experienced and confident in working with business managers.
    • Capability to work both alone and as part of a team.
    • Capability to influence at all levels in the organisation.
    • Commercial awareness and the ability to analyse key business trends and plan appropriate response.
    Desirable
    • Experience in an operational HSE team in an industrial or maritime setting.
    • Energy industry experience.
    #LI-MB1The Occupational Health and Wellbeing Advisor is a specialist role that focuses on the worker, the work environment, and the business context to promote health & wellbeing and support the management of illness and injury.
    The role acts as a single point of contact and provides leadership and oversight on all occupational health and wellbeing matters for bp Shipping.
    Ensures compliance with regulatory and bpS standards and practices applicable to the seafarer population under the employment of bp Maritime Services (bpMS).
    Ensures oversight of 3rd party Occupational Health and Remote Medical Services' providers.
    A key part of the role is working within a global multidisciplinary, multicultural team supporting bp Shipping's fleet operations.