HSE Director (UK and Ireland)

Location: Farnborough Posted Date: February 19, 2020
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Employer Job Id: 1497896 Careermine Job Id: 1835117
Job Description

HSE Director (UK and Ireland)


This position provides a leadership role in the organization and is primarily focused on execution and operations responsibilities within the Construction HSE function to create and sustain a productive work culture and safe work environment in order to avoid and minimize HSE related concerns. The position requires the application of knowledge gained from HSE field experience and expertise to the job duties and responsibilities. The position will make decisions in areas that may impact the organization and its employees, clients, budgets, policies, procedures, work practices or compliance programs.

Primary Job Duties and Responsibilities

Lead HSE execution and operations in the UK & Ireland region consistent with Fluor’s core values of: Safety; Integrity; Teamwork and Excellence, promoting Fluor’s “safer Together” brand.

Carry out regular, direct, personal contact with the Farnborough Office General Manager, Regional HSE and other functional and operational leads, Project Managers, Site Managers and Client counterparts in order to gain, communicate and act on feedback on Fluor’s HSE performance.

Take responsibility for the provision of required quality inputs to pre-qualification questionnaires, proposals, plans and 3rd party audit certifications.

Verify the implementation of Fluor’s HSE Management System, programs, tools and local regulatory requirements on projects through site visits, audits and frequent communication with Site HSE Managers, intervening positively to effect preventive action where required.

Provide expert advice and guidance to Site HSE Managers and Project Management in relation to incident investigation and response requirements and act as a focal point and Subject Matter Expert for HSE related matters generally within the UK & Ireland region.

Provide input to and coordination of internal and external HSE award applications.

Identify, interview and coordinate the placement of HSE professionals.

Coordinate the training, development and assessment of Fluor HSE professionals within the UK & Ireland region.

Develop and present materials for HSE training, programs and processes in support of HSE execution and operations, as required.

Other duties as assigned.

Based in Farnborough, Hampshire, Fluor Limited is the UK operating arm of Fluor Corporation, one of the world's largest publicly traded engineering, procurement, fabrication, construction (EPFC) and maintenance Companies offering integrated solutions for clients’ complex and challenging projects.

From this office we undertake world class projects in the Oil and Gas, Petrochemicals, Life Sciences, Advanced Manufacturing, Nuclear, Industrial, Transportation, Telecommunications, Power, Mining and Government sectors working for clients including major oil and gas companies, national oil companies, major pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies, governments, private investors and industrial companies.

Fluor has been established for over 100 years and has a global headcount of 52,000, serving 4,000 clients in over 100 countries. We undertake a wide range of projects, including studies, conceptual design, front-end engineering design and full engineering, procurement and construction contracts.

As well as offering interesting job opportunities, a competitive salary, nine day fortnight, and a comprehensive benefits package, Fluor actively encourages career and personal development for its staff through a structured career development programme, in-house training, specialist development courses and mentoring. We have developed an industry recognised Knowledge Management system which provides access to our global expertise through an established platform for personal interaction and collaboration with other members of Fluor worldwide.

Fluor’s Farnborough campus is a modern, state-of-the-art complex situated close to the main line station and adjoining Farnborough Airport. Our campus accommodates approximately 2,000 people and includes undercover parking, outdoor recreation and seating areas, a central coffee shop, subsidised restaurant and good access to local shopping and transportation networks. A shuttle bus service operates between the two local stations and is also available at lunch times for trips to local shopping centres.To be Considered Candidates:

Must be authorized to work in the country where the position is located and be able to interview on site.Basic Job Requirements

Extensive experience gained from HSE operations in the field in any of the core industries (Energy & Chemicals, Life Sciences, Advanced Manufacturing, Infrastructure, Mining, Metals, Power).

Sufficient technical knowledge necessary to lead the UK & Ireland HSE function confidently.

Ability to communicate effectively with audiences that include, but are not limited to, management, co-workers, clients, vendors, contractors, and other stakeholders

Ability to learn and apply knowledge of applicable UK & Ireland regulations and guidance.

Ability to attend to detail and work in a time-conscious and time-effective manner.

The following additional qualifications/certifications will be preferred:
- NEBOSH Diploma or equivalent;
- Professional qualifications (i.e. CSP/ CMIOSH or equivalent);
- Certified Auditor for ISO 9001/ OHSAS 18001 / ISO 14001.

Working Conditions

Generally favourable indoor office workspace

Various levels of environmental conditions including, but not limited to, project worksites and vendor/client facilities which may have temporary office space.Preferred Qualifications

Successful completion of large/complex projects.

Demonstrable high level of interpretive thinking and mature judgment.

Skills demonstrating the capability to run a HSE function on a regional scale.

Computer and software skills to include the use of word processing and email as well as the advanced use of spreadsheets, electronic presentations and databases

Expertly demonstrate presentation skills including public speaking

Expertly demonstrate organizational and leadership skills

A valid driver’s licenseDiverse Workforce

We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.