Health Safety Environment Manager

Above and Beyond Talent Acquisition, Inc
Arkadelphia, Arkansas
Dec 06, 2023
Dec 10, 2023
Safety / Security
Position Type
Manager / Leader
Full Time
Organization Type
Position Title: Health Safety Environment Manager (HSE Manager)
Location: Southwest Arkansas (AR)
Status: Contractor / Full-Time

Client Info / Who they are
Above and Beyond Talent Acquisition is proud to represent our Client a global leader in environmental solutions and resource management. Their mission is to lead ecological transformation of the planet by safely and responsibly handling and disposing of waste materials that otherwise would pose a threat to the environment.

The North Amercian business provides Water and Wastewater Treatment services for municipalities and industries in the US and Canada, treating more than 2.2B gallons of water / wastewater daily.

Recently, the Company broke ground on the construction of a new state-of-the-art thermal waste treatment facility located in the southwest region of Arkansas. Once completed, this facility will be the most advanced, environmentally efficient of its kind in the United States. It will feature the most advanced technology available on the market for capturing emissions and preserving air quality and natural resources in the community.

Who we are looking for / Requirements
Our client is hiring for an onsite Safety Manager possessing the following:
  • 10 years of relevant Safety experience in a Heavy Industrial and/or Construction contractor environment for large capital projects such as Oil / Gas, Chemical / Petrochemical, Hazardous Waste or Refinery design and construction projects;
  • Track record of effective Safety Management and team leadership;
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering, Safety, Occupational Health and Safety, Environmental Health, or a related field;
  • HSE, OSHA, NEBOSH, CSP, CIH or related certifications in safety, occupational health and industrial hygiene is highly relevant
  • Sound knowledge and practical application of ISO standards and industry regulations, Auditor accreditation a plus;
  • Ability to develop and implement comprehensive HSE programs for a Construction site; Experience in preparing risk assessments and method statements for construction activities;
  • Excellent problem solving, communication, leadership, and interpersonal skills

What you will do / Responsibilities
In this highly visible role, you will be an integral member of the Company's (Owner's) Project Team, reporting directly to the Project Director of this $350M modernization effort. As the HSE Manager on this large-scale construction project, it is expected you will be involved in the following:
  • Supporting the development and realization of a Zero Incident culture in a way that serious injuries are prevented and best in class HSE performance is achieved;
  • Collaborating with the entire Project Team to develop a culture of HSE excellence;
  • Developing an Emergency Action Plan and an HSE Audit Process and Plan;
  • Conducting safety meetings and site inspections to ensure compliance with industry standards, evaluate performance, identify corrective actions, and implement follow-up assessments;
  • Developing the site-specific comprehensive safety procedures, including crafting and administering training programs for all onsite workers, engineers, sub-contractors and owner/operators;
  • Planning, implementing, managing, and maintaining comprehensive safety programs at the project site; Monitoring the construction activities and confirming these are executed as per the HSE plan, procedures, and best practices.
  • Assisting in risk assessments and preparation of method statements for construction activities.
  • Providing colleagues on the Project Management team with guidance on safety issues and confirming the project site adheres to industry, local, state, and federal guidelines and regulations
  • Performing as the primary contact for project site injury and incident notification, investigation, and case management; Maintaining a log of these investigations, ensuring reports are issued internally; Providing support to the Project Director on safety related root cause analysis.
  • Participate actively in team meetings and providing a regular on-site project presence;
  • Generating and distributing weekly and monthly reports on safety Key Performance Indicators (KPIs).

Perks of working with them / What they offer
  • Competitive pay rate based on hours worked (min. 40 hours per week)
  • Learning and development of skills and future growth prospects associated with working on this groundbreaking modernization project
  • Emphasize your commitment to ecological sustainability, be part of having a positive environmental and societal impact through your work as an Engineer
  • Associate yourself on a project that will contribute to a cleaner environment and a more sustainable future for generations to come
  • Share in a sense of connection and excitement amongst team members as this project evolves through the various stages

Above and Beyond Talent is an equal opportunity employer and staffing firm. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

We believe that diversity enriches our work community and enhances the quality of our services. We actively encourage interest from clients and candidates of all backgrounds, and we are dedicated to hiring and fostering a diverse team that reflects the global communities in which we operate.