Company: Wood
Skills: Environmental Engineer, HSE Auditing, HSE Manager / Advisor
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Bachelors/3-5 yr Degree
Location: Khobar, Saudi Arabia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a HSE Specialist to work on our Offshore Maintain Potential Program (OMPP) in Al - Khobar, Saudi Arabia.

OMPP is a multi-year, multi program venture covering both greenfield and brownfield offshore projects here in Saudi Arabia. The scope of this program includes Engineering & Design, Procurement and Construction Management support
  • Development of a safety - oriented company culture that emphasizes quality, continuous improvement, and high performance
  • Develop, lead approval committee and publish company HSSE Manual, training materials, procedures and templates
  • Manage compliance to regulatory, company, and client requirements
  • Manage company employee HSSE communication
  • Liaise with parent company and Group Level organizations
  • Participate in prequalification and bid documents regarding HSSE input
  • Assist Project Management and Project HSSE with providing HSSE assurance to Clients / Projects, including participation in HSSE coordination meetings as required
  • Manage inventory / stocking, distribution / checkout and condition of service for company PPE for all company personnel needs. Ensure employee training and certifications on proper PPE usage, care and custody
  • Manage / perform periodic Company and Project specific HSSE audits, record findings and prepare presentation of all audits including, follow - up inspection for NCRs, Action Items, etc
  • Perform periodic site visits of active company construction management projects to ensure direct employee compliance with minimum company practices, procedures and HSSE requirements
  • Assist in the investigation of accidents, incidents and near misses to establish the cause and recommend actions to prevent reoccurrence
  • Develop, lead management approval team, publish, and maintain company emergency response plans including evacuation, building security and emergency contacts
  • Manage and direct company Safety Officer(s) and security contractors in execution of building security, access control and evacuation response
  • Review, coordinate, supervise company emergency response drills and performance

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.S. Degree required
  • OSHA or NEBOSH credentials strongly preferred
  • ISO 14001 certification preferred
  • 5+ years of experience in HSSE Officer required
  • At least five years' experience working in Saudi Arabia in related field with strong management and Saudi Aramco plus KSA experience and qualifications
  • Proficiency in Microsoft word and excel is required. Experience in a Power Point strongly preferred
  • Demonstrated strong attention to details, proactive administrative support, strong written and verbal communications skills, and organizational and planning skills required
  • Must have a demonstrated track record of building healthy relationships and outstanding interpersonal skills
  • Experience in a professional service or engineering industry strongly preferred
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills in both English and Arabic
  • Demonstrated leadership ability, team management, and interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work in a multicultural team as well as independently

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 consulting and engineering 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 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.