Company: Puglisevich
Skills: Safety Officer
Experience: 3 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

COMPANY/CLIENT: Puglisevich on behalf of Odfjell Drilling

REPORTS TO: Offshore Installation Manager

DEPARTMENT: General & Administration


SALARY RANGE: $107,000.00 - $118,000.00 CAD

BENEFITS: Benefits Package Applicable (Medical/Dental Benefits, Travel Insurance), Foreign Service Premium (appliable when employee is travelling outside of Home Country)

LOCATION: Offshore Newfoundland, Canada

TYPE OF RIG: DP3 6th Generation Ultra-Deepwater Semi-Submersible, Hercules

ROTATION: 28/28 in NL

TERMS OF EMPLOYMENT: Contract, Full Time

CONTRACT: Short Term Contract; Estimate 5-6 Months



  • Motivate to safe working practices and behavior in compliance with the Safety Management System (TMS)
  • Reaffirm and improve safety standards and safety culture on-board.
  • Demonstrate leadership in safety.
  • Verify and review compliance with Safety Management System (TMS)
  • Be visible to all personnel on-board.





  • 3+ Years previous experience as a Safety Officer in a role with 6th Generation Ultra-Deepwater Semi-Submersible
  • Previous Leadership Experience
  • Safety Training Courses: Basic Survival Training, H2S Alive, Fall Protection, Confined Space Entry, Standard First Aid, Top Set Investigation: Lead Investigator, Recognized Auditor Training, Well Control Level 1, Security Awareness, WHMIS, and Regulatory Awareness


  • Structured and organized mindset
  • High level of integrity
  • Analytical ability
  • Good verbal and written communication skills in English
  • Must pass Physical, Drug Screen and Background/Pre-Employment Screening Checks






  • Audit ongoing operations considering requirements in the management system.
  • Monitor compliance with PTW instruction.
  • Participate in TBRAs
  • Participate in TBTs
  • Participate in 5-point checks.
  • Follow up use of DI's and procedures.
  • Check requirements in Work Packages
  • Conduct inspections.
  • Participate in investigations/analysis.
  • Participate in audits.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.





  • Participate in pre-shift meetings.
  • Participate in Permit to Work meetings.
  • Participate in OBS meetings.
  • Participate in preparation and conducting of safety meetings.





  • Participate in the planning of emergency preparedness training and drills according to plans.
  • Fill the designated role in musters and drills according to the rig specific plans and procedures





  • Organize safety introductions / welcome meetings for new personnel on-board, special attention and focus on third party personnel.
  • Coach personnel unfamiliar with the unit/work procedures/legislation/expectations, etc. - in cooperation with relevant line manager
  • Skills VX verifier (along with verifiers in the other departments)





  • Make Flash alerts if needed.
  • Organize OBS reporting.
  • Assist in Synergy reporting.


The above is intended as a summary of the key requirements for the position and is not intended to be complete list of all duties and responsibilities.

It is the objective of Odfjell Drilling to ensure employment equity within the workplace. We encourage applications from Indigenous peoples, visible minorities, women, and persons with disabilities having the capability, qualifications, and experience to make application for this position. Qualified residents in Newfoundland and Labrador will be given first consideration in the staffing of these positions.

To be considered for this position, candidates must apply specifically to this ad.

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Position Requirements Position Safety Officer Location Puglisevich Crews & Services Limited - NL EOE Statement We are an equal employment opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.


Puglisevich provides qualified personnel to drilling contractors, ensuring continued productivity and efficiency on their offshore rigs. At the same time, we offer candidates the chance to start or continue an exciting career in a dynamic and challenging offshore environment!


We specialize in contract and temporary positions, that could potentially to lead to full time positions. Our main goal is for employees to be successful in obtaining full time employment offshore, in an equal time rotation.


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