Safety Engineer Job at Power Systems & Information Technology (PSTech)

Job Description

Lead, manage, guide and motivate team members to deliver DNO&M objectives, ensure they work safely and comply with all company policies, procedures and regulations and provide technical expertise and knowledge when required.
Develop a safety culture improvement strategy for DNO&M and associated contractors in line with PWA’s vision and values
Lead investigations of serious incidents on any DNO&M site which involves fatality or large scale emergency evacuation and provide report and recommendations within agreed timescales.
Provide and agree annual plans and budgets necessary for successful implementation of H&S strategy and manage delivery against target (includes plans and budgets for supplies, equipment, resources and training).
Identify, monitor and take necessary actions to achieve agreed H&S KPI targets.
Ensure appropriate H&S technical input to all DNO&M tender submissions and contracts submissions prior to award.
Lead successful implementation of H&S policies, management systems, standards and working practices in DNO&M and ensure all DNO&M employees and contractors comply.
Liaise with the Quality, Safety and Environment Department to ensure alignment of systems and working practices.
Determine H&S training needs and provide necessary justification for need, scope and people to be trained.
Define, implement and manage production of all H&S reports and identify trends and variances which require further investigation and action.
Monitor issue of permits (entry, confined space, shutdown, etc.) as per DNO&M’s permit procedure.
Ensure adherence to Health and Safety Policy and Procedures and comply with any new work instructions.

Job Requirements

Minimum Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering/ Relevant Subject (e.g. Engineering/ Health and Safety)
Education qualification obtained from North America, West Europe, Australia
Holder of Diploma in NEBOSH, OSHA or equivalent
Holder of certificate in Confined Space Entry, Working at Height, First Aid and Hazard Assessment as a minimum
Holder of current/valid Qatar Driving License
Minimum 5-8 years’ relevant experience, preferably working in water/ waste water industry including five years in a H&S management position and leading a team.
In depth knowledge of Health and Safety regulations, policies and procedures
Experience of working in a multidisciplinary Organisation preferably in the Middle East
Knowledge of management systems and ISO accreditation
Knowledge and experience in contract management
Ability to deliver and support change
Ability to influence and engage stakeholders and staff at all levels within the organisation
Competent in Microsoft Office Packages
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in English is essential
Ability to communicate verbally and in writing in Arabic is preferred

About Company

Company: Power Systems & Information Technology (PSTech)

Company Location:  Qatar

About Power Systems & Information Technology (PSTech)

PSTech is a subsidiary of EMFI Group of companies currently registered to operate within State of Qatar.