The Health and Safety (H&S) Supervisor monitors and inspects all ongoing activities within the port’s responsibility in line with HSEQ objectives ensuring no unsafe act or working conditions exist.
The job holder is responsible for making sure all personnel are following a safe system of work as per the regulations laid down by Saqr Port, conducts regular safety patrols and delivers training and toolbox talks as and where required.
Key duties and responsibilities include :
Ensure all personnel working with the port conform to port H&S regulations
Conduct adhoc patrols within areas of the port to ensure compliance
Review Permit to Work requests and related documents received from tenants, contractors and shipping agencies
Carry out inspections of port facilities and work environments, issuing relevant Permit to Work and associated approval documentation where required
Identify any health and welfare issues and inform HSEQ Manager
Support HSEQ Manager in investigating incidents by collecting evidence and witness statements etc.
Maintain an occurrence record of all activities and submit report to HSEQ Manager
Inspect contractor and port employees PPE for serviceability and correct usage
Ensure bunkering and dangerous goods supply operations are done in a safe manner as per the relevant procedure
Ensure toolbox talks are delivered prior to commencement of shift work, assisting where needed
Ensure all port users are following the proper traffic regulations and adhere to mandatory PPE requirements when working within port limits
Carry out induction training
Carry out scheduled maintenance of fire alarm systems and inspection of Portable fire extinguishers
Conduct gas testing inspection of Scaffold, specialised PPE like Harness, RPE life jacket etc.as and when required
Provide H&S coverage to all ports within the group as required by HSEQ Manager and actively promote a positive H&S culture
Qualifications, Experience and Skills required :
Relevant bachelor’s degree / diploma with a minimum of 4 years experience in a H&S environment
NEBOSH IGC or its equivalent level 3 international certificate
Computer literate (specifically MS Office)
UAE Driving license essential
Core Competencies :
Be able to demonstrate evidence aligned to competencies of Communication; Teamwork and Collaboration; Achieving Results;
Accountability; Planning and Organising; Judgement and Decision Making.