HSE Manager

BESIX Group
Dubai, UAE

Ref: MP299-58

BESIX Group

The Role

•To assist senior and project management with the implementation of the BESIX, regulatory and Client’s minimum HSE requirements and annual objectives;
•To assume full line management responsibility for Project HSE staff:
- to ensure adequate project HSE staffing, both in terms of quantity and quality;
- to monitor performance, identify any training needs and to coach on a one-to-one basis as required;
•To establish and be the custodian of key HSE tools and processes that cover all HSE related risks and that are in line with BESIX’, regulatory and Client’s minimum HSE requirements;
•To agree the (annual) HSE objectives and action plans, with Regional/Country and Project Management and Project HSE Managers, that cover all HSE related risks and that are in line with BESIX’, regulatory and Client’s minimum HSE requirements;
•To help line management with taking full ownership of health and safety matters by assisting and acting as coach, and by providing a healthy challenge when appropriate;
•To provide input for management boards and team meetings;
•To organize and/or conduct HSE technical and management system audits, and to monitor proper follow-up of improvement actions at project and regional level;
•To ensure adequate HSE input to prequalification- and bid documents;
•To assist Project Management and Project HSE Managers with providing HSE assurance to Clients, incl. participation in HSE coordination meetings as required;
•To conduct and/or facilitate the reporting and investigation of accidents and incidents, and to maintain an oversight with regards to follow-up and close-out of corrective actions;
•To maintain an oversight on data integrity and timeliness of the Monthly HSE reporting;
•To ensure the administrative follow-up of HSE management system documentation;
•To identify HSE training needs and liaise with the training/HR department regarding the organisation and administrative follow-up of HSE training programs;
•To provide a positive contribution to the BESIX Group HSE network by contributing to or leading ‘federal’ projects at BESIX Group level;

Requirements

•Industrial or Civil Engineer with min. 5 years of experience in an HSE Advisor’s role in construction industry
•Formal education in Health and Safety management, minimum Bachelor level (level II) or equivalent on the basis of proven track record
•Robust understanding of key concepts of HSE management
•Pragmatic approach and proven ability to analyse and integrate, and to drive HSE performance on a strategic level

About the Company

The BESIX Group is the largest Belgian construction group, a conglomerate of companies active in the construction, engineering, environmental, real estate and concession sectors. The Group was founded in 1909 and since then has known impressive and regular growth.

BESIX and its subsidiaries cover practically all fields of the construction industry and are operating in Western Europe, in Central and Eastern Europe, North and Central Africa, in the Middle East, in Central Asia and in the Caribbean. BESIX Sanotec is specialized in water treatment. The development of real estate projects is taken care of by BESIX Real Estate Development.

In 2009, the Group achieved a revenue of EUR 1.92 billion. BESIX Group has about 19,000 employees in 15 countries on 4 continents.