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Health & Safety Engineer

Job Category: Engineering jobs

Location: Jobs in Sharjah,UAE
Type : Full Time
Salary : Negotiable
No of Vacancy :
Experience Required : 3

Job Description
Industry: ManufacturingJob Location: SharjahJob SummaryThe Health and Safety Executive is responsible for implementing the Group’s Health and Safety policies by ensuring that safety policies, practices and compliance with requirements set in the UAE Federal Law No. 8 are followed in order to prevent accidents and health problems.  Being safety conscious and alert, the HSE ensures that the Group complies with Federal and local legislation; in addition to, ensuring that the health and safety system responds to the Group’s needs and changing business environment. Key Duties and Responsibilities§ Monitor compliance of all employees and sub-contractors of health and safety management system, procedures, risk assessments, method statements.§ Provide health and safety advice to project management, employees, and sub-contractors.§ Provide support and advice to the risk assessment team to identify risks and set-up preventive measures§ Enforcement of health and safety management system by issuing non-conformance, corrective action reports, and safety violation slip.§ Follow-up on closing out of non-conformance or HSE violation observed during audit or inspection.§ Conducts daily inspection to monitor works, sites, and company facilities against documented health and safety management system, safe systems of work, and applicable regulations/standards.§ Conducts training on Health and Safety, Site Induction, First-aid, Emergency Evacuation and Fire Drill.§ Conducts tool box talks to the supervisors or foremen at least weekly.§ Assist in the investigation of all accidents, near-misses incidents, and dangerous occurrences in his area.§ Ensure that plants and equipments are adequately maintained and possesses valid test certificate as required§ Identify suitable employees to be appointed as first-aiders, banksman, rigger, fire warden, emergency coordinator, etc to comply with the project requirements, safety management system, and applicable laws.§ Assist and cooperate with internal and external audits.§ Assist in any other task as assigned by Line Manager§ Support your operational teams in a hands on support function as and when required Skills, Experience & Educational Requirements§ Excellent communication skills both written and verbal§ Bold personality, strong analytical, interpersonal and presentation skills preferred§ Computer literate and good understanding of MS- Office§ Must be able to demonstrate a high level of trust and confidentiality§ Minimum Graduate preferably in engineering (civil, mechanical, safety)     § First Aid certificate -  Instructor level§ Knowledge of health and safety legislation, mainly UAE.§ Must have at least 3 years of experience in Health and safety.

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