Job Summary: The Health and Safety Engineer will join our UAE team. The role will entail site work to monitor and audit construction contractors from a Health and Safety aspect.
Qualifications, Skills and Experience: The applicant for the HSE Engineer must be a qualified Health and Safety professional with a strong systems and auditing background in managing and monitoring construction contractors. The successful candidate will possess the following;
Minimum 5 -10 years’ relevant construction HSE experience
NEBOSH qualification (NEBOSH Diploma or International General Certificate in Occupational Health and Safety)
Capable Auditor with sound knowledge of ISO 18001, 9001 and ISO 14001 (preferably certified by an International Accreditation Body)
Experience in auditing construction contractors.
The ability to set up HSE processes and procedures for the safe running of a construction site.
Performing all the Health, Safety and Environment responsibilities (HSE) in accordance with company HSE management system and codes
Experience in delivering and preparing training and technical presentations to staff and clients
In continuous monitoring of safety inspections and issues as they occur on site and making reports on a daily, weekly and monthly basis
Training the staff on HSE codes and practices
Conducting risk analysis, job hazard and job safety analysis
Accident / incident investigation and reporting
Experience working in the Middle East region is essential.
You will be a confident self-starter, with natural leadership abilities coupled with exceptional English written and verbal communication skills. You enjoy working closely with like-minded professionals and take a consultative approach when working with both internal and external clients.
Previous experience in environmental audits will be a desired quality yin the candidate.
A competitive salary package will be offered to the successful candidate based on qualifications, skills and experience.
GHD is one of the world’s leading engineering, architecture and environmental consulting firms with a global network of 8500 high-calibre people who collaborate to improve the built, economic and social environments of the communities in which we operate.