Manager – HSE at Mott MacDonald UAE

Job Description

Key responsibilities and duties are listed, but not limited to, the below:

  • Coordinate with MM Group on implementation of HSE minimum requirements and procedures
  • Ensure that Project Quality and HSE plans are effectively implemented by periodic site visit and audits
  • Expert in carrying out HSE risk assessment & Environment aspect impact analysis for construction sites and offices
  • Schedule regular and ad-hoc HSE audits; develop program audit within the organization
  • Produce, develop and deliver the Project HSEQ training and HSEQ orientation
  • Monitor environmental control activities including waste minimisation, and drive sustainability initiatives
  • Development, implementation and monitoring of HSEQ procedures and policies
  • Coordinate incident investigations and reporting on outcomes
  • Develop a learning element to regularly update and educate staff on HSEQ initiatives
  • Prepare and Implement thorough audit program inclusive of ongoing construction
  • Ensure that all non-conformances generated during an External/Internal audit are closed out
  • Ability to deliver safety practices to ensure zero injury, zero risk, and zero harm

Candidate Specification

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/Health & Safety/Environmental Management from a recognized University; membership of internationally recognized Safety Association e.g. NEBOSH
  • Minimum 15 years’ experience in construction safety preferably
  • Hold valid certificate in First Aid/ Hazard Assessment (Entry to confined spaces, tunnelling and marine works)
  • Operating knowledge with ISO 9001 Quality Management Standards, OHSAS 18001 and ISO 14000
  • Must be able to advise and supervise Contractors in a broad range of safety and health hazard preventions and enforcement to the Contractors and project personnel on sites
  • Must have ability to utilize computer technology to analyse data, maintain records, generate reports etc
  • Must demonstrate his knowledge of Health & Safety and Environmental regulations, requirements for construction projects and awareness of all hazards likely to exist at construction sites. Proven updated engineering knowledge via continuous training particularly as to Health, Safety and Environmental issues are required
  • Continuously looking for innovations and improvements to manage workload and accomplish deliverables across individuals, teams and projects
  • Using leadership skills to build and nurture relationships and also creating effective working environments
  • Able to manage multiple teams with diverse backgrounds on geographically and culturally diverse teams
  • In Mott MacDonald, we have a strong policy ethical behaviour and expect the highest standards of ethical practice. These are at the core of our corporate values hence do not engage in any aspects of bribery or corrupt practice. As such, we expect staff must always act:
    • Professionally
    • With integrity
    • With due skill, care and diligence
    • In good faith, and
    • In compliance with all applicable laws
  • Adopting an adaptive mindset and using strategic and critical thinking to approach problems in a new way
  • Ability to deal efficiently with priorities and manage time appropriately
  • Advanced level proficiency with all MS Office products, including: Outlook; Word; Excel; and PowerPoint
  • A dedicated team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to effectively communicate at all levels including external stakeholders
  • Ensure MacDonald HSE policies are at the forefront of all activities
  • Adopting a proactive approach towards complex tasks and overall delivery
  • Sound knowledge of professional and international standards

We thank you for your interest in this position and would like to inform you only candidates selected for an interview will be contacted.

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald is a £1.2 billion management, engineering and development consultancy with 16,000 staff and a global reach spanning six continents. Our network of 180 principal offices in 140 countries gives us local market insight backed by world class expertise to deliver excellence for every client.

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We do not discriminate, and take positive steps to create an inclusive culture. At Mott MacDonald, we are committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We have a collegiate and collaborative culture which values equality and diversity, and we take proactive steps to create an inclusive workplace.

Main Purpose of the Job:
As the Manager – HSE you will be responsible for ensuring all HSE policies are implemented and oversight provided for a large construction scheme.