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Safety Manager

Pune, Maharashtra, India
November 30, 2017

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Caridade Joaquim D’Souza (**/**/****)

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Post Applied :- HSSE Manager


Working for Oil and Gas field activities from 1975, starting career as technician in Heavy and Earth Moving Equipments in construction of refineries, Gas Booster station, Gathering Centre’s, Oil wells, Rig Moves, Gas Plants, and later established as Safety Officer having good knowledge of safety process in construction at live plant, and process plant. I was working with Kuwait Oil Company from 1975 to 2007 and aware of all procedures required in construction and running plant, and field, and equipment safety, later with passion ascended as Site Safety manager with Qatar Shell GTL Project through client Kellog Brown and Roots, accomplishing all education and trainings.

Certification / Training:

First aid Practical Leadership

Fire fighting HSE Leadership

Lifting Gears and Equipments Supervision LCA

Construction safety H2S With BA

Driving and Operating Train the Trainer.

Gas test Consolidated Permit to Work

5s Programme NEBOSH.


HSE The KBR Way. HS-JHA Hazard identification

HS-Hazard Observation (HAZOP) HSE-Barricades, Signs and signals.

Hand and Power Tool Safety HS-Fall Protection Awareness

HS-Excavation Awareness Confined Space Hazard Awareness

HS Back Safety Awareness HS-Lockout /Tagout Awareness

HS-Avoiding Slips Trips and Falls. Fall Protection (working on height)

Access to Exposure and Medical Records Risk Management Planning


Ability to work under pressure.

Promote teamwork and establish harmonious relationship with the team.

Good persuasive skills in English writing and communication.

Can talk and understand Arabic. English, Hindi, Marathi, Urdu,

Computer knowledge.


College Diploma, Automobile Engineering

Diploma in Industrial Safety

NEBOSH Management of international Health and Safety

NEBOSH Control of International Work place Hazard.

NEBOSH International certificate in OSH.

Work Experience:

2007 to 2011 KBR (Shell GTL Project, Qatar)

Working with KBR as HSSE Manager (focal point/site manager), with PMC, ADT Team, and liaise and report on HSE issues to PMC HSE director, responsible for company’s implementation of HSSE MANAGEMENT SYSTEM from site preparation early works - to Construction - commissioning and Start up of Camp-site and work-Site.

Well aware of procedures and responsible for :- Preparation of safe worksite – Equipment and tool inspection and safe use – Electrical safety – Emergency response – Construction Waste management – Environmental management – Fire preventions – Management of hazardous Chemical – Land transport – Crane and Lifting operations – Fall protection and prevention – Scaffolding – Power Elevated work platforms – Excavation safety – confined space entry – Work site risk management - TSTI – Permit to work – Lockout / Tagout – Welding and cutting – Unsafe act auditing – Ergonomics – Mitigation monitoring -- Review of HSSE Procedures and Documents – Method Statements – JSA – Tool Box Talks – All task related Trainings. Etc.

• Act as the principal point of contact for HSEQ issues in assigned area.

• Liaise with the other HSEQ Specialist to ensure consistency of

approach across the areas

• Ensure compliance with relevant and current legislation.

• Monitor and review HSE practices during work execution to ensure

compliance / alignment with client & company requirements.

• Continually improve HSE practices

• Promote and maintain systems that will stimulate good HSE culture

throughout the project.

• Determine the need with aligning and reviewing requirements to TASK training.

• Carry out systematic HSE inspections and develop action plans and

solutions based on findings.

• Monitor health and safety training packages and programmes where

required and evaluate their effectiveness.

• Carry out HSE administrative duties as required.

• Undertake detailed accident investigations and promote accident

prevention for the benefit of the company/clients.

• Maintain safety records and statistics

• Produce monthly HSE reports

• Act as "Quality" focal point for designated area

• Compile and administer the area Action Tracking Register

• Coordinate safety inductions for visitors and project based

personnel, ensuring that the induction process is regularly reviewed.

2005 – April 2007 Safety Supervisor, (National Kharafi, Kuwait)

Main client :- Kuwait Oil Company

Client :- Amec and Petrofac

Project Name: - Facilities Upgrade and Relocation of U/ G process piping’s and cables.

( Construction at Live Plant at Oil Gathering centers / Booster station)


Perform daily Gas Test in the live plant, before start of any activities

Monitor daily Tool box talks with all supervisors

Conduct safety Induction for New hires, Visitors and Sub Contractors

Conduct Inspection and Audits and assure Compliance of operations according to company’s Health and Safety programme

Inspect PTW and Vehicle entry permits before start of any work

Submit reports directly to HSE Manager

Inspect and Organize Hot work, Excavation, Erection, Fire proofing/Coating, Concrete, Fabrication, Radiography, Scaffolding, Equipment Inspection, Lifting gears, PPE, Hydro testing, Grit blasting, Painting, Etc.

Regular discussions with Supervisors, Foremen’s, Fire watch, and technicians on safety requirements and issues.

Monitor Construction, Erection, and Civil work, Mechanical work, of oil and gas lines to final Tie-In from ” to 36”. (800 Psi)

Safety concern talks on the work site prior to start of activity and inspection of lifting plan (crane) excavation checklist with scanning report.

2004- 2005 Al Jazeera and Qurani Co. (Safety Officer)

Client Texaco and Kuwait Oil Company (joint operations)

Support Equipments and man power for maintenance of Oil Refineries, Oil wells, Gathering Centers and Construction of Gatch roads


Review / Development and Auditing of HSE system

Incident / Accident investigation analysis and preventive measures

Hazard and Risk assessment

Training of Employees

Liaising with client HSE system

Reporting on regular basis regarding HSE standards of all activities

Organize according to safety standards Equipments, Workshop, Store and Yard

Implement 5s programme

Inspection of all types of Equipments like Trailers, Oil and Water tankers, Vacuum Tankers, Forklifts, Man lifts, A/frame, Loaders, Dozers, Graders, Compactors, Cranes Etc

Monitoring / Spot checks on Tools, Lifting gears, PPE, PTW, Gatch road construction

Supervise in transporting of huge Oil Tanks, Pumps, shifting of Rigs

Supervise Hydro test on oil lines and flare lines

Adopting effective safety procedures to minimize risk of accident, personal injury to plant and equipments

Construction of Gatch roads with total road safety measures

Safety induction to drivers, operators, and workers

Preparing monthly reports of site inspections, total man hours, vehicle hours, validity of fire extinguishers, vehicle maintenance, safety induction, practical training, etc

Gas monitoring at workers sites

Attending Safety seminars held every month from highest delegates of oil gas and drilling companies coming all over Middle East.

Training of 5s programme was held and implemented

1999 – 2004 HOUSE OF TRADE QC inspector Equipments (Safety Officer)

(end of contract)

Client Kuwait oil Company

Monitoring of workers safety, conduct gas test before work, PPE, construction sites, inspection of PTW.

Safety induction for new comers

Responsible for the implementation of company’s safety rules and regulations

Review and write safety requirement reports to the concerned authority

Conducting safety drills with siren and organized gathering and inspection at assembly point

Conduct regular safety audits and inspection

Daily safety talks by supervisors and weekly talks by safety officers

Preparing of weekly and monthly safety reports

Inspection of vehicle fleet utilized for oil refineries, booster stations, fire division, Gatch road construction, environment safety and Rig moves.

Inspection and Assessment of Vehicles of Kuwait oil company according to safety requirements before entering hazard areas and certify entry before issuing of gate passes

Equipment safety modifications for restricted and hazard areas

Monitoring lifting of vessels and pipes at refineries and gathering centers

1995 – 1998 Kuwait Ship Building and Repair Company (In charge mechanic)

(End of contract) Client: Kuwait Oil Company.

Supervising engine overhauls, transmissions and component rebuild section

Inspection of assets for all equipments of Kuwait oil company

Prepare reports to write-off equipments for high cost of repairs

Also worked as dispatcher receiving all field calls and providing equipments or mechanic for break down repairs with related spare parts

Setting up of spare parts and tools store

Conduct weekly safety talks

Inspection of heavy and earth move equipments for safety requirements

Planning of workshop internal roads, scrap dumping, emergency equipments, and their daily check for running conditions

1990 – 1995 SELF BUSSINESS

After Gulf War in 1990 with invasion of Iraq (Saddam Husain) in Kuwait, my family declined to accompany me back to gulf and I decided to start my own business and stay back home which was until 1995.

1981 – 1990 Kuwait Oil Company (Machinery fitter)

(Gulf war) End of the work shop

Repairs of all support equipments used for Gathering centers, Refineries and Rig move

Maintenance of all Heavy and Earth move equipments

Ordering parts and components for the equipments

Over haul all types of engines

Worked as equipment controller

Arrange crews and spare parts for break down equipments

Inspection and prepare estimation cost for accident equipments

Road test for all new equipments before commissioning and prepare reports according to purchase order and for necessary modifications

Prepare reports for modification for safety requirements

Preparations of weekly reports, monthly reports and also of weekly, bi-weekly, monthly, quarterly, six monthly and yearly schedules

Worked on Rig moves support equipments

1976 – 1979 Pullman Kellog (In Charge Mechanic)

Client: Kuwait Oil Company

Project : Construction of Mina Al Ahamadi Refinery and Tank Farm

Maintenance of all Heavy and Earth move Equipments

Worked under Paccar International for maintenance of their equipments


Mr. Rod Urwin. MIIRSM, RGN, MILM, DMT, MRCS (Ed).


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