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Safety Engineer

Doha, Doha, Qatar
August 26, 2018

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Over ** years of experience in HSE Management, Site Inspection, Risk Assessment, conducting trainings, Reporting, Documentation, Job Safety Analysis and Team Management, Statistics, KPI, action tracking plans.

Competency in devising significant solutions, implementing safety management systems for maintaining sound environmental and safety conditions with various management systems, such as OHSAS 18001, ISO 9001 and ISO 14001, BVQ )

Possess in depth understanding of various safety methods & proven abilities in co-coordinating and leading variety nationality of people and projects with an ability to develop strategic plans. Have in depth knowledge of UAE, Qatar, OSHA regulations and standards.

Proficient in Conducting Safety Audits & Risk Assessment & implementing various measures to achieve high safety in the organization.

Exposure with production, manufacturing, service industry, construction and oil and gas) starting from Excavation, Blasting, Steel Works, Concerting, Heavy Mechanical, Pipe Line, Electrical Works, Fire Fighting System, Lifting, Landscaping, Finishing Works.

Career Objective

Excellent ability of coordinating several tasks at a time and taking necessary decision and tackling critical situations with ease. I aspire for a position Senior HSE post to discover uncovered possibilities within Oil & Gas/ Engineering, Production and Construction Domain.

Areas of Expertise

Project Management

Developing and implementing contractor safety management guidelines, project management plans and training plans for all the new contractors

Executing, Safety Audits, and complete accident report & investigation/ accident prevention program implementation.

Member of management review team and present safety report during the review .

Act as emergency response coordinator for all crisis and emergency .

Conduct risk assessment and accordingly develop action plan.

Handling the safety Inspector and give a set of duties and responsibilities to each one has to perform.

Be part of construction meeting and help to resolve upcoming safety issues.

Been one the member in Leadership team of Incident & Injury Free program .


Preparing and updating various manuals like Safety manual, Onsite emergency plan, Safety manual for contractors, Fire Emergency Procedure Manual, Fire Manual & Pocket Fire Fighting Guide Manual, etc.

Develop training materials (Power Point Presentation) as per the site requirement and relevant to the site conditions.

Develop several checklist and inspection forms in respective of safety for site and equipment.

Develop and distribute safety alerts and bulletins for lessons learned .

Develop and prepare KPI, weekly, monthly and annual reports.

Health & Safety Management

Developing Health and safety Management plan and overseeing implementation of the same.

Conducting investigation of all accidents/ occupational health issues and suggesting recommendations.

Conduct annual appraisal for safety inspectors.

Develop risk assessment

Conduct sub-contractor audit to identify gap and evaluate performance.

Training & Development

Training of personnel for use of fire protection systems, Occupational health, emergency preparedness, etc.

Imparting training on HSE policies, procedures, loss prevention principles

Developing new training program as per site requirement and site activity

Conducting (IIF) Incident Injury Free Orientation program for staff and workers which is a behavioral change program.

Session leader for IIF – Supervisor skill training.

Coordinating and carrying out external training as per site requirement.


Bachelor of Engineering (Mechanical) from Anna University- 2005- India

NEBOSH international DIPLOMA ( Level -6)

Career Path

Deputy manager HSE

Since Jun 2014- RLS JV project – Main Contractor

Project – Doha Metro ( Red Line South)


Managing and responsible for all the training that are done for the project.

Lead the Incident and Injury Free ( IIF) program, as behavior based training program .

Identifying training and development needs within the company, through job analysis, appraisal schemes and regular consultation with business managers and human resources departments;

Designing and expanding training and development programs based on the needs of the organisation and the individual;

Working in a team to produce programs that are satisfactory to all relevant parties in an organization, such as line managers, accountants and senior managers at board level;

Considering the costs of planned programs and keeping within budgets as assessing the return on investment of any training or development programme is becoming increasingly important;

Developing effective induction programs;

Producing training materials for in-house courses;

Managing the delivery of training and development programs and, in a more senior role, devising a training strategy for the organization;

Monitoring and reviewing the progress of trainees through questionnaires and discussions with managers;

Ensuring that statutory training requirements are met;

Evaluating training and development programs;

Amending and revising programs as necessary, in order to adapt to changes occurring in the work

Helping line managers and trainers solve specific training problems, either on a one-to-one basis or in groups;

Keeping up to date with developments in training by reading relevant journals, going to meetings and attending relevant courses;

Senior HSE Engineer

Since Dec’09 QDVC (Qatari Diar Vinci Construction), Doha, Qatar ( OHSAS/ISO Certified company)


Managing 25 safety officers from contractor and sub-contractors

Developing risk assessment before start starting of activity and submitting to consultant for approval

Monthly audit of sub-contractors for performance evaluation and client rules compliance .

Preparing and conducting safety induction, safety orientation, awareness talk/ training for all staff and workers

Doing accident investigation and risk management.

Tracking the validity of certification of all plant, equipment’s and operators

Conducting JSA (Job Safety Analysis) & FTA (Fall Tree Analysis) for all accidents

Coordinating with the Clients Representative, Consultants, Site Engineers, Supervisors and Subcontractor to ensure that all HSE aspects.

Make sure that all the permit to work system are complied .

Conduction site inspection and weekly meeting with sub-contractor


Pivotal in managing key projects like:

oDoha North Sewerage Treatment & Associated Works PS70& Pumping Mains for ASHGHAL

oLusial Light Rail Transit system LRT metro for QRAIL

Distinction of saving 3 million man hours without LTI in Doha North Sewerage Treatment & associated works PS70

Played a key role in initiating new ideas like handling the alive onsite program in order to motivate workers

Holds the distinction of streamlining the training program called Green Helmet training which was completely streamlined by me and it was a great success

Efficiently designed several environmental friendly ideas

Served as leader in an Incident Injury Free (IIF) program doing orientation to workers and staffs

Implemented a strong reporting format for site safety inspector which gave a more accurate, precious and easy to tracking facility.

Senior HSE Officer

Nov’08 –Dec’09 Soletanche Bachy France, Dubai, Abu Dhabi ( OHSAS/ISO Certified company)


Conducted safety induction training, safety orientation, awareness talk/ training for all staff and workers

Organized Activity Risk Analysis & Job Safety Analysis and developed mitigation procedures wherever applicable

Coordinated with the Clients Representative, Consultants, Site Engineers, Supervisors and Subcontractor to ensure that all HSE aspects


Pivotal in setting up of HSE Management System in the company’s various projects in the Dubai and Abu Dhabi

Successfully handled the ground improvement works in the Khalifa Port and Industrial Zone (KPIZ), Palm Jebel Ali, Piling & Stone Column works in Abu Dhabi Golf Club, D.wall or Quay wall in Port Rashid, Masdar.

Efficiently managed a project for Abu Dhabi Ports Company (ADPC), Nakheel, Boskalis Westminister Middle East, Dredging International

I have designed and developed and complete safe storage and walk for plant workshop.

Safety Engineer

Aug’07 – Sep’08 Consent LLC, Dubai, UAE


Provided assistance to the management to develop HSE policy

Conducted inspection of machinery, plant, safety systems, fire applications and firefighting systems


Efficiently controlled a big 400 million project as main sub-contractor and controlled 10 high rise buildings

Aug’06 – Mar’07: Commenced career with Kerala Agro Machinery Limited, Ernakulam, Kerala as Trainee Engineer /Asst. Safety.


NEBOSH International DIPLOMA ( Level – 6 ) – U.K - 2016

International General Certificate in Occupational Safety & Health (NEBOSH) 2008, UK

Diploma in Automobile Engineering from Government of Tamil Nadu Board of Technical Education

Advanced Diploma in Fire and Safety Engineering from National Institute of Fire Engineering with A+ grade

OSHA Certification for Constructional Safety

Undergoing - IATA- Integrated Aviation Management System.

Basic air side safety

Professional Enhancements

Basic Life Support Course (Hamad Medical Corporation, Doha)

Incident Injury Free Lead(IIF) trainer for supervisor skill training certificated by JMJ associates.

Safe Rigging and Slinging

First Aid Course (Dubai)

Fire Fighting

Electrical Safety

Confined Space

Scaffold Inspector

Leader on (A) LIVE ON SITE from France.

Advanced MS EXCEL from APTECH, Doha.

AutoCAD & pro-e design software’s .

Personal Details

Date of Birth : 31st January 1981

Nationality : Indian

Passport Number : G8810672

Visa Status : Employment Visa

Marital Status : Married

Driving License : U.A.E, Qatar, India

Languages Known : English, Malayalam, Hindi,Tamil & Urdu

Address : Doha, Qatar

Dependents : 2

Sandeep Ramachandran

Deputy HSE Manager / Senior HSE Engineer

B.E Mechanical Eng, IDip NEBOSH, Grad IOSH

Mobile : 009**-********,70485838



Graduate Mechanical Engineering

NEBOSH International Diploma Level 6

NEBOSH International certified Level 3

Lead Auditor OSHAS18001-2007

Conduction audits & Gap analysis with standards and systems

HSE Documentation

Risk Assessment

HSE training

Establishing HSE standards and procedures.

Accident and incident investigation

Interpersonal Skills

Team management skills

Engineering skills in safety problem solving.

Excellent communication skills

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