AECOM Health, Safety & Environment Specialist in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia

Saudi Arabia - Makkah, Jeddah

Job Summary

In order to ensure a safe and healthy working environment at all times, the PMCM is required to establish, administer and implement an overriding health and safety management system throughout the life of the Project, from feasibility design through to start up and operation. As a HSE Manager you will advise and support to managers, engineers and client for all on HSE matters at each stage of construction and handover at all stages of a construction project. The HSE Specialist will review each Contractors’ Health and Safety Plan, Health and Safety Manual and Emergency Management Plan for compliance against the Client’s requirements including the Client’s program plans, and shall report to the Client whether the plans are acceptable, or make recommendations for improvement. The HSE specialist will provide recommendation on final contractors plans so that they may issue NOC.

Job Duties:

  • Conduct technical reviews of the Contractors’ health, safety, security deliverables including job hazard analysis, traffic management plans, emergency response plans, security awareness training plans and curriculum, security assessments and reports, and accident/incident investigation reports and corrective action plans.

  • Ensure that at all times, emergency telephone numbers for ambulance, nearby hospitals fire brigades, civil defense, police, electricity and other services authorities.

  • Ensure that the provision of First aid kits and emergency equipment is available and easily accessible at all times in sufficient number

  • Lead and promote the importance of security and safety on MBMP reviewing Contractor strategies and action plans for dealing with the management of fire, security and emergency situations during the construction period proposed by the contractors. Ensure the strategies and plans are developed in cooperation with stakeholders, the client, and that events can be effectively managed as they occur

  • Ensure the Client's approval and the formation of a joint operations committee would be a prerequisite to instituting an emergency action plan.

  • With the Quality Manager and in accordance with the project QMS lead the verification and validation of the effective implementation of the contractor’s emergency plans; this may be through means of surveillance, audit and inspection of the contract activities and the associated records, at quarterly intervals to ensure the continuing suitability and effectiveness of the Health and Safety Management System, with reports of such audits to be submitted to the Client.

  • Maintain and contribute to Nonconformity Register for all HSE matters of nonconformity

  • Enforce levels of awareness and competency for environmental management based on international best practice, including ISO 14001:2004 (Environmental Management). This will include monitoring the provision of environmental plans as well as awareness training during Contractor inductions.

  • Verify and validate the effective implementation of HSE plans by Contractors through surveillance, audit and inspection of the contract, project activities and the associated records, at quarterly intervals

  • Monitor the Contractors’ operations to ensure that thresholds for noise from construction operations are in accordance with the approved environmental compliance.

  • Ensure extreme attention and planning by the contractor to ensure the maintaining water quality of the Zamzam aquifer during the construction period, requiring the Contractors to propose acceptable means and method for maintaining water quality.

  • Monitor the contractor’s operations using industry standard best practices to ensure that controls are in place to continuously monitor the environmental quality parameters so that the construction operations do not adversely affect the environment.

  • Review the safe system of working and method statements prepared by each Contractor and verify that each Contractor has taken all measures necessary to safeguard the public, their employees and well as all subcontractor employees and anyone else entitled to be on the Site or in premises

  • under the control of a Contractor.

  • Conduct safety reviews with each Contractor on a frequent basis and ensure that any lessons learned are incorporated in updates of the Plans

  • HS&E support to construction projects to ensure compliance with AECOM and legal requirements including CDM compliance, Safety in Design, SHE Plans, contactor management, RAMS, etc.

  • Provide advice, support and training on compliance with relevant (legal and company) requirements at all stages of a project.

  • Develop a culture where all individuals and teams provide positive input into HS E management in their workplace.

  • Assess, communicate and monitor Contractors HS&E performance and compliance.

  • Report and investigate HSE incidents

  • Prepare and deliver as appropriate HSE training modules to staff to continually improve knowledge of HSE matters relating to the business, e.g. construction risk, SH&E law, procedures, etc.

  • Conduct HSE audits of projects and management systems and concisely assess levels of compliance with current company and legal requirements.

  • Conduct incident investigations and reviews to ensure root causes are identified, and corrective actions are agreed and implemented to control risks and improve standards.

  • Implement policies, procedures, documents and best practice to effectively and efficiently manage change in the business following introduction of new legislation, change in company risk profile.

  • Analyze HSE incident data and information (including alerts and lessons learnt), using company systems (SHEQ Improvement Database, Industry Safe and Lifeguard to ensure continuous improvement and development of best practice.

  • Develop and apply technical knowledge relevant to the specific HSE risks associated with our activities.

Minimum Requirements

The successful candidates should meet the following requirements,

  • a minimum of five years relevant construction industry experience.

  • Working at a suitable level within safety with a main contractor / consultant.

  • Self-starter and driven individual, someone who motivates themselves and can do so for others.

  • Pro-active and committed.

  • Ability to influence and engage with colleagues.

  • NEBOSH Construction Certificate, plus a minimum of five years relevant construction industry experience.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Relevant Bachelor degree OR NEBOSH Construction Certificate

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Construction Management

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Saudi Arabia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 208425BR

Clearance Required No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.