Amec Foster Wheeler Environment & Infrastructure’s St. John’s, NL office currently has an opportunity available for a Safety, Health and Environment Lead for its Muskrat Falls, Laboratory Services Project. Reporting to the Muskrat Falls Laboratory Manager, the successful candidate will have the opportunity to provide Safety, Health and Environment support to Amec Foster Wheeler employees and employees of our subcontractor in accordance with the Site HSE Program. The position will require the successful candidate to work a rotational shift in a camp type environment with frequent travel required between projects. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast paced environment, this opportunity is for you.
Possess thorough knowledge of provincial and federal OH&S regulations as related to construction
Coordinate/conduct site safety orientation for new employees and maintain safety record-keeping system
Act as central point of contact for Amec Foster Wheeler employees, supervisors and Site HSE
Verify that work instructions (safe work procedures, job hazard analysis) are current and updated as the scope changes
Conduct daily inspections of the work areas (lab and field) and meet with the Supervision to discuss any potential problems
Periodically audit quality of daily tailgate meetings, hazard assessment forms and vehicle inspections for accuracy and completeness
Assist in the investigation of incidents for root cause identification and recommend corrective actions and establish lessons learned
Help prepare site specific material for safety meetings and tool box talks
Coordinate safety meetings, assist Joint Health & Safety Committee with the committee’s functions
Monitor compliance to Site Environmental Protection requirements
Ensure adequate supply of safety equipment, such as protective equipment, fire extinguishers, respirators, etc.
Monitor and report on the overall effectiveness of the safety program
Perform other duties as required
Skills / Qualifications
Minimum 3 years Occupational Health and Safety experience. Experience working in heavy construction settings will be an asset
Appropriate training with an accredited qualification in the field of Health, Safety and Environment
CRSP, CSP designation is preferred
Training and/or experience with Construction Materials testing would be an asset
Strong working knowledge of construction safety and current Provincial/Federal OHS requirements
Must be able to work and deliver in a fast paced team oriented environment
Must be a strong communicator, able to effectively run meetings and communicate clearly and accountably with principal contractor, client, staff and co-workers
Effective written and verbal communication skills
Experience with the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, and PowerPoint
Strong organization/time management skills
Strong work ethic with the ability to work independently as well as a part of a team
Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment
Good attention to detail, with the ability to recognize discrepancies
This position is subject to the LCP Construction Benefits Strategy for employment. Amec Foster Wheeler offers an attractive and competitive compensation and benefits package.
We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.