Health and Safety Manager

Hyder Consulting
Qatar

Ref: GP650-33
Hyder Consulting

The Role


The Role


Hyder Consulting is an award-winning multi-national advisory and design consultancy, specialising in transport, utilities, and property and environmental sectors, and listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2002. With nearly 4,000 people across our regions - Asia, UK, Europe, Middle East and Australia - we offer clients the benefits of global expertise coupled with local knowledge. We are totally committed to providing excellent client service through the quality of our people. We take great pride in resourcing quality professionals and creating a pleasant and friendly working environment. We seek staff who thrive on challenges, both technically and commercially, staff who wish to work as part of a professional team.

OBJECTIVES:
Fulfilling a management role of HSE Advisors and an advisory role to site management teams, providing leadership and mentoring of the HSE team members. To actively pursue international best practice and encourage contractors to implement and maintain safe working environments that meet or exceed the Client's expectations.  To review, assess and approve contractors Safety Manuals, procedure's and work method statements. To lead and document all Safety Audits, required by both Local Authorities and Hyder's Safety System and co-ordinate the preparation of the H&S monthly reports for all contracts in the region.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
The main duties of the HSE Manager include, but are not limited to:
o Manage HSE advisors
o Carry out record, document and issue daily, weekly & monthly, site safety inspections, audits and reports. 
o Liaise with Local Authority Safety Department, contractors and other consultants.
o Review, assess and approve all safety related submittals.
o Advise on potential hazards at work site
o Prepare and issue Safety Violation Notices 
o Ensure all agreed safety standards and applicable regulations are observed 
o Carry-out and record regular site safety inspections
o Assist in investigation, preparation and documentation Safety Manuals, Policies and Procedures.
o Investigate all accidents and dangerous occurrences, prepare reports.
o Review and develop ""Permit to Work"" procedures
o Promote and carry out site safety training 
o Set a high personal example of Health and Safety at all times.
o Assist in preparation and presentation of internal and external Construction related Safety Training Courses

Requirements


Requirements


PERSONAL SPECIFICATION
Education /Minimum Qualifications
o Successful completion of a relevant degree from a recognised Tertiary Institution.
o Postgraduate H&S qualifications to certificate level from IOSH, NEBOSH or SIA.
o Membership of an internationally recognised H&S Institute, ie IOSH, OSHA, SIA, IRM. 
o Minimum of ten (10) years postgraduate experience.
o Minimum of eight (8) years experience in the safety field.
o Minimum of five (5) years experience in construction safety.
o Possessing Safety Training experience.
o Familiarity with BS and international standards
Candidate Profile
o Good written and verbal communication skills.
o An ability to identify potential problems and propose solutions
o Ability to team build, organise staff and prioritise works
o Ability to work well within and lead a site based team of mixed nationalities
o Experience in Microsoft applications
o Ability to build rapport with work colleagues.
o Preferably possessing a valid Safety Training Certificates from a recognised organisation.
o Experience in supervising/managing Safety preferably in the construction field of piling/reinforced concrete/structural steel/road construction/bridge construction/drainage/water supply/HVAC/ electrical installations

About the Company


About the Company


Hyder Consulting is a multi-national advisory and design consultancy. We have been in operation for over 150 years, working on some of the world's most iconic landmarks and infrastructure including the world’s tallest building in Dubai - Burj Khalifa, the Sydney Harbour Bridge, Tower Bridge in London, the new Berlin airport and the Taiwan High Speed Railway.

Our international pedigree is further highlighted by our long-standing presence in our regions: we have been in business for over 150 years in Europe, 100 years in East Asia, 70 years in Australia and 45 years in the Middle East. We have built on this diversity and today 72% of our revenue comes from outside UK.

We employ around 4000 people and apply our global expertise coupled with local knowledge to create award winning solutions for the property, transport, utilities and environmental sectors.
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