Adexen Jobs in Nigeria: Project HSE Advisor

Posted on :

1 Apr, 2010

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Safety Jobs in Nigeria

Adexen Nigeria is recruiting a Project HSE Advisor for one of its clients –  a leading industrial corporation focused on Oil & Gas construction and major marine services in Nigeria.


The function of the Project HSE Advisor is to assist the Project Director / Manager in the implementation of an HSE program that will provide an incident and injury free working environment.

He/She has the authority to act independently of all other functions to ensure compliance with rules, regulations and procedures, and to initiate corrective actions as deemed necessary.  He/she will refer any deviation to Group procedures, rules and policies to the Projects HSE Head. The position is based in Lagos.


·  Assists and advises the Project Director / Manager in all matters pertaining to the health, the safety and the security of personnel, the safeguarding of equipment and the preservation of the environment.

·  Advises on HSE legislation when required.

·  Liaises with Company on HSE matters and represents the HSE function at Project meetings as required.

·  Prepares and maintains Project specific HSE documents as per Project requirements.

·  Informs relevant Project and Worksites personnel of their content in a timely manner and verify implementation.

·  Ensures that appropriate Emergency Response arrangements are in place for the Project.

·  Sets up & schedule the Project specific HSE activities as per Project requirements.

·  Ensures the Safety critical elements related to the works are identified. Interface with the Industrial Risk discipline as appropriate.

·  Co-ordinates & monitors execution of the PHAs & HIRAs. Ensures that all new risk assessments are included in the HIRA data base and participate in its maintenance.

·  Ensures Suppliers HSE Management process is implemented on the Project.

·  Carries out regular visits at the workplaces (onshore, offshore) as per Project HSE activities needs.

·  Schedules & carries out Site HSE Check Ratings according to relevant plan and ensure that resultant actions are closed out (including Suppliers worksites).

·  Reviews Undesired Event Reports prepared by the worksites involved on the Project (Suppliers included), and reports them to Client once agreed.

·  Follows-up the investigations and monitors the recommendations close-out. Prepares periodic analysis of accidents / incidents on the Project.

·  Maintains and analyses Project HSE statistics.

·  Issues Project monthly HSE reports.

·  Promotes & participates and Project specific Health, Safety & Environment awareness, training & communications campaigns.

·  Co-ordinates Project HSE training requirements with the PASS Coordinator.

·  Suggests improvements to the HSE procedures, guidelines and tools to enhance performance in HSE.

·  Advises on any additional Project HSE resources need on the Project and coordinates their activities with the support of the Projects HSE Head.

·  Ensures Lessons Learnt are identified during the lifetime of the Project and disseminated to the Project team & HSEQ department.

·  Issues a Project HSES Debrief report at the end of the Project.

·  Participates to HSEQ Department activities upon request.


·  Holding HSE Certificate or diploma
·  Minimum of 3 to 5 years of experience in oil & gas industry, offshore environment
·  Experience of operations and in implementation of HSE key processes at the worksites (onshore, offshore)
·  Developing HSE plans in accordance with regulations and specifications
·  Carrying out audits and investigations and producing the subsequent reports
·  Good interpersonal skills of communication, ability to negotiate, to share and promote ideas, to lead training/awareness sessions
·  Creative, autonomous, flexible and adaptable


Attractive package

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