Senior Safety & Operational Integrity Advisor

Job Title: Senior Safety & Operational Integrity Advisor
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Alberta, Canada
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-10-06
Reference: BH-116622
Contact Name: Amy Foley
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 01, 2019 21:54

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 valued client, a major Oil and Gas producer, has an opportunity for a Senior Safety & Operational Integrity Advisor in Lloydminster, SK for a 6 month contract. 


Safety champion within Safety & Operations Integrity business unit. To lead the local Safety and Operations Integrity (S&OI) team in line with S&OI strategy and facility/business safety and operational integrity plans in collaboration with the facility/business leadership. . The Senior Safety & Operational Integrity Advisor must be able to work effectively across departments to gather information and influence change.


  • To provide an independent view of risk including:
  • Providing approval and endorsements, based on delegated authorities, for deviations to mandatory requirements and standards
  • Referring approval and endorsement decisions to the relevant technical authorities as per delegated authorities
  • To provide investigation leadership as required
  • Escalate safety and operational integrity issues as required
  • To provide assurance on safety and operational integrity related matters
  • To provide direct safety and operational support to the facility/business, including:
  • safety and operational coaching and mentoring at a facility/business level
  • safety and operational integrity reporting as required
  • To participate in and be a member of the facility/business and Deployed S&OI leadership teams
  • Safety documentation creation/updating: Incident summaries, presentations, alerts, standards, guidelines, hazard assessments.
  • Emergency exercise planning/coordination (site, office tabletop)
  • Monitor/assess adherence to HSE requirements, HSE plans, OH&S legislation, contract conditions, etc. (audit assurance activities).
  • Manage incident data, evidence, action items

  • A Bachelor's degree in Business, Commerce, or Computer Science, or equivalent training and experience will be considered
  • Registered Safety Professional (CRSP) designation or a related post-secondary certificate or designation
  • 5 to 8+ years’ experience working as a safety professional, S & OI manager
  • Working knowledge of Federal and Provincial Occupational Health and Safety Legislation
  • Must be able to interpret and provide advice to managers, supervisors and employees in matters pertaining to the application of relevant workplace health and safety legislation
  • Experience with incident investigation and root cause analysis
  • Strong knowledge of Microsoft Word, MS PowerPoint, MS Visio
  • Strong inter-personal and indirect influencing skills with a demonstrated ability to gain the confidence of individuals at various organizational levels
  • Excellent facilitation, verbal/written communication and presentation skills
  • Possess a valid driver’s license and a clean driving record
  • Ability to build and maintain strong working relationships with a diverse group of stakeholders
  • Willing to travel to the USA
  • Willing to relocate to Lloydminster

  • Experience with management systems development and implementation
  • Experience working in the oil and gas industry

  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team.
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment, able to set priorities
  • Ability to exercise tact, discretion and sound judgement
  • Strong communication