Health & Safety Officer

15-11-2020 17:30:48

Job Type : Full Time

Salary: AED 5000-8000

Key Skills : HSE, Safety Management

Experience : 8 years


Company Profile

A leading manufacturer, supplier, trader, distributor & exporter of petrochemicals and petroleum products based in Dubai

Job Description

  • Conduct toolbox talks at the plant site and prepare reports related to HSE and ISO systems.
  • Conduct Hazard Identification, Risk Assessment & Environmental Impact Analysis of Plant sites & Offices.
  • Identify Potential Hazards (Electrical/Rotary/Fork Lift/Cranes/Trucks/Chemicals etc) at Plant and suggest the preventive measures.
  • Ensure PPE’ s is maintained by all staff working on field & production at all times.
  • Monitor and control all effluents (ETP, MBR, Cooling Tower) and reactor sludge going out and maintain records.
  • Monitor site activities guiding employees in order to control unsafe acts & Conditions.
  • Issue Permit to Work system at site (hot work, working at height, machineries & tools).
  • First aid for emergency & proper reporting with root cause analysis and preventive measures.
  • Analyze the flue gases from stacks, distillation columns, tanks etc by using flue gas analyzer before conducting.
  • Ensure the inspection of scaffolding before using, erection and during working hours.
  • Inspect around the plant area and raise hazards if any unsafe conditions found.
  • Conduct monthly internal audits, maintain the log of all reported HSE hazards and continue to follow up till their closing.
  • Counsel & train the workers if found to be doing unsafe act.
  • Lock out, Tag Out & Try Out (LOTOTO) Procedure for Electrical & Rotary Equipments.
  • Develop & plan HSE training sessions for employees & during onsite visits by customers, guests, contractors & other officials to the factory.
  • Develop & plan training sessions of the Emergency response team (ERT).
  • Advice staff on safe working procedures while on working & conduct mock drills for emergencies.
  • Control and implement Standard Operating Procedures (SOPs) with checklist and conduct their audit monthly, further review and make changes on the procedure if required.
  • Ensure monthly inspection of firefighting equipments (Sprinklers/Hydrants/Guns)
  • Train the employees on firefighting with practical usage of fire extinguishers & related systems.
  • Analyze all Accident/Incident, near misses to find out the Root Causes, to Design Proper Preventive and Mitigation Barriers and prepare Investigation Reports.
  • Follow up against suggestions/ recommendations given in incident reports for the implementation of suggestions & recommendations & report in case of non-implementation.
  • Conduct internal audits of ISO 9001, ISO 14001& OHSAS 18001 Systems.
  • Coordinate with 3rd party Audit Schedules, Audit Plans & corrective actions for observations.
  • Conduct audit for Safety and Housekeeping.
  • Inspect the lightning arrestors, earthing & forklift spark arrestors monthly.
  • Ensure availability of spill kits, first aiders, first aid kits, fire fighting teams at all times.
  • Conduct the Mock Drill on firefighting, evacuation for a medical emergency.
  • Ensure that supervisors, operators and workers are carrying out their job roles in compliance to Asia Petrochem’s HSE policy, statutory law and relevant International & local safety codes & standards.
  • Compile HSE documents, oversee PTW & visit production, warehouses and workshops to ensure (SSOW) safe system of work.


  • Minimum 8 to 10 years of experience.
  • Excellent communication skills.


  • Bachelor's Degree in HSE Engineering / Hazardous Chemicals Management.