Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) Manager

Requisition ID 
2017-19352
Department / Discipline 
HSSE
Vacancy Type / Position Type 
Staff / Permanent
Work Location
KW Shuaiba

Overview / Responsibilities

Amec Foster Wheeler has an opportunity for an HSE Manager to be based in Kuwait. You will be responsible for the HSSE delivery of KNPC’s Fifth Gas Train Project.

  • Ensure that key KNPC relationships are maintained at all levels within the project, create and sustain a good team spirit within the Amec Foster Wheeler project team and KNPC
  • Provide leadership, guidance and direction concerning all facets of HSSE and delivery
  • Monitor and report, through audits and inspections, on the compliance of the EPC Contractor’s HSSE management system implementation and effectiveness, and make recommendations for improvement where appropriate
  • Be fully conversant with all government and KNPC health and safety legislations, regulations and guidelines; provide assistance and advice to the Project Manager (Engineering) / (Construction) responsible for HSSE
  • Produce and implement safety plans for PMC activities, and review and approve the EPC Contractor plans; contribute towards developing HSSE objectives for the project; monitor and report on the implementation and effectiveness
  • Assist with the identification of HSSE training needs, deliver training and monitor delivery and record
  • Monitor and report on the implementation of the approved HSE objective; produce HSSE performance reports as required. Promptly alert KNPC line and functional management of accidents and incidents
  • Where appropriate, be involved in investigation and ensure that the findings are reported, appropriately shared and closed out
  • Review accident and incident report; identify any trends and ensure that there is appropriate response to prevent future occurrence
  • Attend and if required, chair HSSE meetings and take minutes for any corrective action; conduct and / or assist in HSE inductions
  • Review the EPC Contractors method statements, and be involved in Job Safety Assessments and monitor implementation
  • Ensure HSSE system compliance and conduct periodic review; conduct and assist in periodic site HSSE visits, reviews and audits
  • Recruit supporting and lead personnel as required for the PMC positions
  • Participate in monthly progress reviews with KNPC and the EPC Contractor, KNPC and Amec Foster Wheeler project progress reports and presentations, and in key KNPC and EPC Contractor reviews and meetings as required

Skills / Qualifications

  • B.Sc Engineering
  • Minimum 15 years post graduate industrial experience
  • Minimum 10 years’ experience in refining and / or petrochemical industries
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Functional management, leadership and team building skills
  • Strong HSE awareness and commitment
  • Prior PMC experience an asset
  • Prior Middle East experience an asset

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.

 

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