Operations Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Technician

Job Title: Operations Health, Safety and Environment (HSE) Technician
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: The Hague, Netherlands
Salary: €50000 per annum
Start Date: 2019-02-18
Reference: BH-99821
Contact Name: Peter Leeuwen
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 11, 2019 12:50

Job Description

Our client is looking to hire an HSE technician for the Operations department who will interact closely with the HSEQ department. The main challenge of this role is to coordinate the execution of HSE activities in accordance with defined HSE programs and guidelines. The successful candidate will coach offshore personnel and Operations department personnel in HSE related activities and create/expand the HSE awareness within the organization. You will promote safe execution of work procedures, participate in risk assessments, have close contact with vendors and contractors to assist with CHESM audits. You will be required to travel to offshore platforms on a regular basis (this may be up to 3 days a week).

Key job responsibilities
• Provide, innovate and recommend HSE work procedures and tools, in close consultation with relevant stakeholders, in order to optimize and HSE performance within the Operations department.
• Support HSE/CHESM contractor audits, in order to monitor current status of HSE practice and awareness and contractor performance.
• Support and train the workforce on HSE related activities in order to share knowledge and create awareness for HSE.
• Deliver workplan instruction for contractors and review of executed work in order to ensure proper implementation of HSE procedures.
• Support HSEQ Manager with advice on functional resource needs in order to ensure sufficient and proper capacity for HSE activities.
• Provide quality and provide improvement suggestions for HSEQ Management System in order to improve accuracy of data in the system and HSE performance.
• Travel to offshore platforms on a regular basis

Minimum Work experience & qualification
• Minimum 3-5 years HSEQ preferably in the offshore oil and gas industry
• Minimum EVQ technical level 4 / MBO+
• Understanding of Health, Safety and Environment and government procedures and regulations related to offshore oil and gas operations
• Working knowledge on Process Safety and Occupational Safety

Skills & Competencies Required
• Self-starter/ able to work independently
• Willing to regularly travel offshore
• Excellent communication and reporting skills
• Good analytical and problem-solving skills with pragmatic approach
• Able to both engage and influence others
• Able to perform whilst taking into consideration all stakeholder requirements
• Fluent in Dutch and English language (verbal and written)