Health and Safety Engineer
Parsons' engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait.
We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development;
public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Advise, guide and support managers in the implementation of Health & Safety practices both on site and within the office environment;
working closely with stakeholders to ensure that Health & Safety procedures and policies are being appliedon a Project level.
Undertake the role of lead contact to senior management for advice and recommendations regarding Safety related issues.
Monitor policies and procedures and report any areas where improvement is required.
Ensure Project wide compliance with Health & Safety legislation.
Advise and supervise Contractors in a broad range of safety and health hazard prevention and enforcement to the Contractors and project personnel's on sites.
Coordinate closely with Client's Quality, Health and Safety Department on Safety requirement and reporting to minimize work construction disruption on site.
EXPERIENCE AND QUALIFICATIONS
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering / Health & Safety Management from a recognized University to the approval of the Engineer;
Minimum 10 years demonstrable experience, of which 5 years in similar sewerage, surface & ground water networks projects.
Membership of internationally recognized Safety Association e.g. NEBOSH;
Hold valid certificate in First Aid / Hazard Assessment (Entry to confined spaces, underground structures and works).
Must demonstrate knowledge of Health & Safety and Environmental regulations, requirements for construction projects and awareness of all hazards likely to existing construction sites.
Confined space training, proven updated engineering knowledge via continuous training particularly as to Health, Safety and Environmental issues are required;
Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with an excellent capability in written technical skills as well as oral and written communication skills.
Must possess leadership skills to manage and motivate a team of H&S Inspectors;
Proactive acumen and an ability to manage multiple working areas on site are essential.
Experience working in Gulf region is preferred.
We're seeking a solution-seeker
If you're looking for challenges that are as wide and deep as your skills and interests, you've found your managerial opportunity.
Come expand and explore in the directions your talents lead you and inspire your team to do the same. We couldn't be the thriving organization we are without managers who are resourceful problem-solvers like you.
Parsons is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority / Female / Disabled / Protected Veteran / LGBTQ+.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to an individual’s race, color, religion, national origin, ethnicity, union affiliation, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, pregnancy, employable physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, immigration status, or any other basis protected by all applicable laws.