EH&S Superintendent – HIDC Jobs in Saudi Arabia at Air Products

Title: EH&S Superintendent – HIDC

Company: Air Products

Location: Saudi Arabia

Job Description and Qualifications


This is a Contract position, based at the NEOM Green Hydrogen Project Site location, working a 8 x 2 weeks, rotational assignment. The project is being executed by the AIR PRODUCTS NEOM Green Hydrogen Project – Hydrogen Innovation and Development Centre (HIDC) execution team and is expected to last approximately 24 months.
The incumbent is responsible for working in a specific area of the Site to ensure the EH&S requirements implemented by the Contractor Organisation(s) meet the intent of the Project and Air Products EH&S systems. The incumbent will work closely with the Site EH&S Manager to ensure that the EH&S Plan is fully implemented.
The incumbent is expected to have detailed knowledge of EH&S throughout all phases of Construction and Commissioning.


Description: Hydrogen Innovation and Development Centre is a spearheading element project of the NEOM Green Hydrogen Project.
Project Location: NEOM Green Hydrogen Site, northwest of Saudi Arabia


Number of workers at peak: 700-800

Number of Direct Reports: Approx 2 – 3


This position is accountable for the following:

Review and comment on Risk Assessments and Method Statements (RAMS) for all work activities on the project to ensure accuracy and validity of the same.
Support the FULL implementation of the HIDC EH&S Plan
Support the implementation of the Project Emergency Response Plan and approve Rescue Plans within accountable area
Ensure EH&S Risks have been assessed and risk mitigation measures are in place
Assist project team in identifying project safety concerns
Coordinate with Contractor(s) to ensure HAZID and safety reviews for work activities in accountable area are completed in a timely manner
Establish a Program of inspections and audits in accountable area
Lead and assist in incident investigations and complete incident reports in accountable area
Ensure safety equipment is regularly inspected, fully operational and colour coded
Support the implementation of a robust Control of Work program
Monitor adherence to the LOTO work process, specifically that the LOTO is adequate and installed correctly
Ensure all permits are adequately completed and fully implemented at Site.

Ensuring Contractors safety programs and safe work practices are reviewed, and monitored on an ongoing basis

Ensuring EH&S information/expertise is provided to the site team when solicited to ensure compliance to Air Products standards and local laws

Demonstrating strong leadership at all times throughout the project phases
Coordinate safety training as required for the Contractor organisations
Actively participating in and leading safety promotion events, campaigns, competitions, established programs

Providing leadership to ensure prompt prioritization and coordination of all unforeseen issues at the site, escalating to the Air Products Site EH&S Manager / Area Construction Manager as required
Ensure a robust incentive / disciplinary policy is implemented to promote strong safety performance
Give input to ensure the accurate completion of all EH&S reports
Ensure BSP is fully implemented in their respective work area.


Bachelor of Engineering / Science in relevant discipline
NEBOSH Certificate or equivalent is a mandatory requirement
Safety certificates in OSHA and IOSH for short safety or environmental courses
12 years’ experience on international mega-Projects working as an EH&S Lead
Fluent spoken and written English
Familiar with all aspects of Construction Safety and possessing specialist knowledge in one or two areas of Construction Safety (i.e, Excavations, Scaffolding, Lifting, etc)
Being a good team player, good communication and interpersonal skills
Physically fit and able to spend a large proportion of the day on Site
Ability to work in a multifaceted / multinational organizational matrix with a variety of working relationships
Willingness to travel and be based in remote location


Knowledge and experience of industrial gas and/or renewable projects
Knowledge and experience of EPC management
Possess an International driving licence

Req No.


Employment Status

Full Time


Global Engrg Mfg Technology & Equipment

Business Sector / Division

Global Project Execution


Middle East, Egypt, Turkey (MEET)


Saudi Arabia

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