Company: NES Fircroft
Skills: HSE Auditing
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: Tech/Vocational Cert/Apprenticeship
Employment Type: Full Time Contractor
Location: Austin, Texas, United States

HSE Legal Compliance Auditor

Title: HSE Legal Compliance Auditor - QHSE, Senior Process Specialist
Duration: April 16, 2023 - April 30, 2024, contract
Location: Austin, TX

The client is a multinational energy company operating offshore wind energy projects. They're looking for an HSE Legal Compliance Auditor located in Austin, TX to help build the next great American industry and support projects that will help meet growing energy demands, create well-paying jobs, grow economies, and support new manufacturing and infrastructure.

Support the US HSE legal compliance
Lead with coordinating compliance verification strategy
Perform HSE compliance assessments and audit for all US onshore sites
Identify non-compliance with HSE legal requirements and input them into our corrective action system
Input HSE legal compliance evidence into the legal register system
Work with local QHSE supervisors to coordinate schedules for onsite audits
Other ad-hoc duties as assigned

Key Tasks
Determine compliance with legal requirements for wind, solar and battery HSE regulations
Ensure evidence of compliance with HSE requirements is uploaded into the legal registers
Ensure non-compliance of HSE legal requirements is uploaded in the corrective action system
Partner with HSE Supervisors to ensure overall HSE legal compliance
Review HSE gap assessments conducted at projects to determine level of compliance with regulations

Success Criteria (*All sites audited for HSE legal compliance)
Ability to work within HSE team to deliver required compliance outputs in a professional and effective manner

  • Reporting of reliable and timely QHSE data
  • Analytical and structured approach to daily workload

Audits well documented and communicated to the relevant stakeholders

  • Evidence of compliance and non-compliance uploaded into systems


RequirementsMinimum 5-10 years certified and/or documented auditing experience


  • Working with certified management systems
  • Knowledge of audit principles, practices and techniques
  • Audit-management skills

Skilled within

  • Note taking and reporting
  • Interviewing and presentation techniques


Desirable ExperienceAcademic or technical background, e.g., BSc in an Occupational Q / HSE and/or engineering type field
Experience with Environmental management in an construction, operations or offshore environment
IT literate (Microsoft office package, knowledge of Synergi is an advantage)
Completed OSHA general industry training, Construction certificate or ASP/CSP level, or similar recognized (Q)HSE qualification an advantage

Additional Information
The Consultant must bring his/her own PC with Microsoft Office software and must be in possession of an i-Phone 6 or newer, or a Windows phone 8.1 where the company's app can be downloaded. The app is mandatory on all mobile devices used by staff (including consultants).

Unfortunately, the company is unable to sponsor employment Visas or consider individuals on time-limited status for any positions.

With over 90 years' combined experience, NES Fircroft (NES) is proud to be the world's leading engineering staffing provider spanning the Oil & Gas, Power & Renewables, Infrastructure, Life Sciences, Mining, Automotive and Chemicals sectors worldwide.With more than 100 offices in 45 countries, we are able to provide our clients with the engineering and technical expertise they need, wherever and whenever it is needed. We offer contractors far more than a traditional recruitment service, supporting with everything from securing visas and work permits, to providing market-leading benefits packages and accommodation, ensuring they are safely and compliantly able to support our clients.