HSE Field Lead

Job Title: HSE Field Lead
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Edmonton, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-04-14
Reference: BH-105058
Contact Name: Erika Szydlik
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 26, 2019 22:27

Job Description

NES Global Talent is a leading global technical recruitment company providing professional contract and permanent staff to a diverse world-wide client base within the Oil & Gas Industry.

Our client, a major Oil and Gas operator, has a contract opportunity for an HSE Field Lead for a 6 on/ 1 off – 12 hrs per day shift for a 6 month contract. Candidate must be local to Alberta, have a truck and be able to travel.


  • HSE Advisor oversight and consistency between projects.
  • Support the RFP HSE bid submission review and evaluations.
  • Provide ongoing coaching and mentoring to improve capabilities and capacity in accordance with the following
  • Provide ongoing coaching and mentoring to improve capabilities and capacity in accordance with the following:
  • Compliance with HOIMS elements to create a safe and secure place to work.
  • Safe Work Permitting, Control of Hazardous Energy, Job Safety Analysis development, Behavior Based Observations and Field Level Hazard Assessments
  • Ensure that H&S systems, processes, programs, tools and controls are applied consistently across teams throughout the organization
  • Participate in health and safety planning, development and implementation of processes to achieve organization requirements
  • Make recommendations for improvements to procedures and safe work practices.
  • Participate in the Pre Startup Safety Review processes.
  • Review, audit and analyze data and provide recommendations to mitigate H&S risk to the organization.
  • Participate in all levels of risk analysis i.e.: JSA development, HAZOP
  • Contribute to the development and implementation of appropriate proactive and leading project safety metrics.
  • Participate in all levels of emergency response planning and training, as required.
  • Participate in periodic audits of organizations that provide employees and services to Operations Collaborate with training coordinators to establish and maintain a Husky HS training program for Projects.
  • Deliver training of selected training and guidance material i.e.: Control of Hazardous Energy, SafeWork permitting to operations personnel.
  • Become a subject matter expert in Husky Safe, and perform regular data analysis to identify incident and injury trends for management discussion and action.
  • Additionally, run regular reports to assess proper utilization of the system and become an additional resource to project team members who are required to enter incidents into Husky Safe or who are looking to extract information from the system.
  • When necessary, lead, facilitate, or participate in incident investigations for Midstream Major Projects.
  • Assist in the management of workplace injuries and illnesses cases as required.
  • Developing and distributing relevant safety communications material to Midstream major projects personnel.
  • Communicate a clear vision that generates commitment and support from all employees and proactively develop and promote a strong safety culture.
  • Participate in the contractor performance evaluation and ongoing Safety Management system audits and assessments
  • Support the transition of new contractors and liaise with contractors on site to support their success.
  • Ensure contractors are in compliance with Husky policies, procedures and safe work practices

  • Diploma or Degree in Health and Safety
  • Health and Safety Canadian designation i.e. CSRP, NCSO
  • Minimum of 7 years field experience in HSE supervisory role (managing teams of 7 or more HSE)
  • 50% minimum of resume that includes Owner experience with Oil and Gas Owner Organization
  • Willing to work 6&1 work schedules
  • Resides in Alberta
  • Blend of HSE Operations, Facilities, Construction, D&C (field), and Corporate (office) experience
  • Proven background in HSE Management System development and implementation
  • Strong leadership and mentoring skills

  • 10 years of industry experience in a safety related role
  • 10 to 15 years of oil and gas industry experience supporting field or plant operations