SHEQS Business Partner, SEAC

Location: Singapore Posted Date: September 28, 2019
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Employer Job Id: 494257 Careermine Job Id: 1805039
LEIGHTON ASIA, established in 1975, is a leading international construction company, delivers a portfolio of high-profile infrastructure projects throughout Asia, operations specialize in civil engineering and infrastructure, rail, roads and tunnels, as well as building works.

We are a member of the CIMIC Group, one of the world's largest leading international contractors and the world's largest contract miner. Our Group Principles are Integrity, Accountability, Innovation and Delivery. Safety is more than a Principle, it underpins everything we do.

As a leading construction provider, Leighton Asia is what it is today because of our people. Our people are the key asset driving the business. One of the Group's highest priorities is to create a rewarding, challenging and safe workplace for all our people.

We invite high-calibre candidates to fill the following position in Singapore.



Job Duties

SHEQS planning & policy design
  • Devise H&S strategy based on analysis of previous years and study of current year
  • Outline annual plan including policy changes, key indicators for monitoring as well as key initiatives for implementation
  • Communicate plan for comments and inputs with senior leadership and project leaders, to finalize annual strategy and plan for the unit
  • Periodically review and revise safety & health policies in context of changing business as well as regulatory context

SHEQS implementation
  • Prioritize, plan and guide implementation of H&S initiatives as per strategy
  • Develop and communicate frameworks and guidelines for project implementation to project H&S teams
  • Provide advisory as well as collateral support to project H&S teams through the course of implementation
  • Identify and address needs for development and training around H&S frameworks and processes, through development of H&S training curriculum and guidelines relevant to different employee groups
  • Conduct monthly meetings with project safety managers and other teams to track and monitor project implementation and discuss challenges

SHEQS monitoring and audit
  • Set up audit taskforces for review and audit of initiatives as well as H&S compliance on site
  • Periodically review awareness of H&S strategy and guidelines, as well as performance against H&S indicators
  • Prepare business cases for any interventions proposed to address H&S concerns
  • Design and roll-out interventions in discussion with project leaders to address deviations/ audit findings
  • Publish periodic reports on performance against indicators, to the project leaders and senior leadership

Job Requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in Occupational Safety & Health
  • More than 10 years in a leadership role managing Safety & Health portfolio for a large infrastructure organization
  • Strong experience in monitoring safety procedures in the construction industry
  • Good knowledge of safety regulations within the SEA region e.g. Singapore, Philippines, Indonesia
  • Strong communication and presentation skills are preferred

Interested parties, please apply with full resume stating present and expected salary in your application. By submitting your personal data for recruitment purposes, Applicants understood and agreed that the Company may retain such personal data up to a period of two years for the recruitment of any suitable position within the Company.

Information provided will be treated in strict confidence. Applicants who are not invited for an interview within 8 weeks may consider their application unsuccessful for the applied post.