Job Description:
Health and Safety Manager
Parsons’ engineering and construction management staff members create innovative, safe, and sustainable infrastructure in the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, the United Arab Emirates, Qatar, Oman, Bahrain, and Kuwait. We deliver rail, transit, road, and highway transportation; water conveyance and wastewater treatment; oil and gas; land development; public; and aviation infrastructure to our customers and communities. Parsons creates interconnected communities and world-class infrastructure.

Responsible for monitoring safety measurement and safety inspection of on-site activities. Provides safety guidance to contractors and utilizes his expertise to ensure that the contractor is complying with the Clients safety rules and regulations.
Reviews, interprets and provides assistance on safety regulations and standards.
Monitors project safety performance and conducts project audits and safety inspections.
Inspects the construction job site to detect and direct corrective measures for immediate implementation.
Initiates and conducts accident investigations to minimize recurrence and prepares an investigation report of these records.
Participates in the development and implementation of project safety plans.
Assigns and provides technical supervision of safety performance, qualifications and programs.
Conducts safety audits through review and analysis of performance of safety records and safety inspections of various offices and projects in compliance with ESHARP Management.
Coordinate closely with Client’s Quality, Health and Safety Department on Safety
requirement and reporting to minimize work construction disruption on site.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Degree in Engineering/ Health & Safety Management from an accredited University to the approval of the Engineer.
Minimum 15 years demonstrable experience, of which 7 years in similar large scale
open cut and micro tunneling sewerage, surface & ground water networks projects.
Membership of internationally recognized Safety Association e.g. NEBOSH;
Hold valid certificate in First Aid/ Hazard Assessment (Entry to confined spaces,
underground structures and works).
Must demonstrate his knowledge of Health & Safety and Environmental regulations,
requirements for construction projects and awareness of all hazards likely to existing
construction sites. Confined space training, proven updated engineering knowledge via continuous training particularly as to Health, Safety and Environmental issues are
Must be fluent in English both written and spoken with an excellent capability in written technical skills as well as oral and written communication skills.
Proactive acumen and an ability to manage work at multiple areas on site are essential.
Computer skills are mandatory.
Experience working in Gulf region is preferred.
You meet goals by striving for quality, not demanding perfection
Rather than over-thinking and critiquing your team’s every move, you have the confidence and skill to allow team to move ahead, especially when deadlines must be met. That’s a talent, especially in an organization that handles as much business as we do. Your priority is to maintain quality while responding rapidly and responsibly to your organization’s needs. We’re looking for practical, productive managers like you who don’t need to reinvent the wheel when you need to keep it rolling!

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