Construction & Engineering
MPA Recruitment has been appointed by a leading organisation in Qatar to source a Health and Safety Manager specialising in the construction of major road and infrastructure projects. This is a senior level position at the centre of a challenging program of major infrastructure works. You will to help to deliver and manage state of the art infrastructure and buildings that would meet the needs of the country well beyond the highly anticipated 2022 football World Cup.
The role is part of the Expressway team involved in the delivery of the multi-billion Qatari Riyal Expressway Program for Qatar. The position is responsible for implementation of best international practices of Health and Safety on Expressway projects both in design and construction stages on the principle to achieve ‘Zero Harm’. This position is also responsible for correct identification and recording of incidents and accidents on construction projects and implementation of lessons learned for continual improvement. This role may involve line management responsibility for one or more Safety Officers/Engineers.
Your role will involve developing and implementing the HSE Plan for the Expressway program. You will have to review and approve both the Supervision Consultant’s HSE plans and procedures and the Supervision Consultant and Contractor’s HSE staff. You must also identify international best practice on HSE aspects pertaining to major road construction, including traffic management, and work with relevant parties in implementing these on Expressway projects. You will work with the supervision consultants and contractors to ensure they are continually improving their QHSE approach and systems on projects to reduce accidents.
You must have a minimum of 15 years’ experience in developing and improving HSE systems related to the construction of major road and infrastructure projects. You must hold a degree in a relevant field pertinent to HSE systems, and have formal occupational health and safety qualifications (e.g. NEBOSH diploma as issued in the UK). This role requires a knowledge of HSE system standards, such as ISO, OHSAS, or similar. This role also requires the applicant to holder a driver’s license.
You will receive a very attractive tax-free salary and family status package.
I am keen to have an initial discussion with anyone who feels this could potentially be of interest. Please contact Rory Anderson at MPA Recruitment on +44 (0)28 7136 0070 or send an up to date CV via the link provided to speak further about this opportunity.
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