Vacancy Details

HSE Lead Onshore Pipelines

HSE Lead Onshore Pipelines

Job Purpose

Provides necessary support and assistance to the Offshore Head of HSES Pipelines, to ensure all aspects of the Project has the HSES Systems and processes, services and support needed to achieve project goals related to onshore for safety, environmental and regulatory, industrial hygiene, occupational health, security and emergency preparedness and response.

Key Accountabilities

(Duties include but not limited to)

  • Provide oversight and guidance for HSES / regulatory compliance / performance during the construction, installation and pre-commissioning phases.
  • Champion on-site safety awareness and safe performance with Contractor and among the Project Team; Support HSES communication with Contractor's team,
  • Monitor Contractor's activities for compliance with Contractor approved Project HSES procedures, during construction, installation and precommissioning phases onshore, liaise with Company team, Contractor, sub-contractor, vendors suppliers as needed; develop strong working relationships with Contractor and Sub-contractor HSES personnel.
  • Liaise daily with Contractor HSES members to ensure the effective implementation of all Project HSES requirements, monitor daily the Contractor's activities and performance and report to the Head of HSES Pipelines the Safety performance and the data related to the Contractor compliance with the Financial KPIs requirements; coordinates delivery of specific HSES related trainings as per the Competency Matrix and ensures accurate records are maintained; monitor Contractor /Subcontractor HSES staffing and experience levels and effectiveness. Report to Head of HSES Pipelines, in case of deficiency.
  • Enhance at Project onshore locations, the risk awareness and support / monitor the Project Behaviour programs; provide leadership and support to Contractor and Sub-contractors HSES networks with particular emphasis on less empowered and experienced HSES Members.
  • Review with Project Package team and Contractor, at Contractor sites, the On Job Training sessions for the benefit of the workforce; Implement IIF Cards (or equivalent) and support Contractor for deployment at onshore work sites,
  • Ensure with Contractor HSES team the correct implementation of the Life Saving Rules Program (or equivalent) at Contractor work site and intervene, record and report to Head of HSES Pipelines, when violations are observed; analyses all unsafe behaviour and condition data and propose trends improvement actions,
  • Perform periodical inspections and audit at site; Check regularly the Actions Tracking Register and advise the Head of HSES Pipelines on actions closure progress,
  • Perform regular review of "safety tools" such as JSA's Method statements, PTW, compliance check lists, Financial KPIS check sheets, Comply/ Intervene/Care check lists to ensure the minimum requirements are fully and properly implemented; participate in incident investigation and provide information to Head of HSES Pipelines, the Pipelines & Cables Package Manager, heads and leads any incident data analysis and trends identification.
  • Report any activity not in line with Contractor Project Procedures, not respecting the Country HSES Regulations and/or not in line with International Standards, coordinating with Contractor HSES team or Construction supervisor for immediate corrective action.

Job Context & Major Challenge(s)

  • Works effectively within established policies and procedures and participates in the further development of these to meet changing needs.
  • Understand organizational authority and seek appropriate line management approvals.
  • Works in a highly visible project environment with large capital expenditures and significant schedule execution pressures.
  • Demonstrates willingness to tackle a variety of tasks in response to evolving business needs.

Part B: Candidate Specification - Minimum Requirements

Technical and Business Skills

  • Good level in written and spoken English,
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and persuasive,
  • Strong communication skills: capability to effectively interact with individuals.


  • Safety qualification / discipline diploma or Professional Occupational Safety accreditation as NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent, however any qualification, technical or knowledge requirements may be waived through relevant work experience.

Knowledge and/or Experience

  • 15 years of major project experience, on a similar position on major pipeline projects, construction sites with multilingual workers and onshore construction activities.

Equal Opportunities:

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