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Manager Safety

Houston, Texas, United States
Very very flexible
January 15, 2019

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Emeka Daniel Nworah HSE Coordinator 346-***-**** Houston, TX 77077

Dynamic and detail-oriented HSE professional with expertise in all facets of health, safety, and environmental policies, procedures, and regulations. Exceptionally adept in in-depth investigations and analyses of risk, preventative procedures, and issuing corrective resolutions to secure the wellbeing of personnel. Proactive change agent and analytical problem-solver. OSHA and NEBOSH certified with demonstrated history of accident reduction, accurate documentation and reporting, and astute skill in identifying potential hazards. Excellent communicator, engaging presenter, and champion of workplace health and safety.

Areas of Expertise

Incident & Accident Investigation

Risk Assessment

OSHA and EPA regulations

Health & Safety Culture Initiatives

Rig Work/Drilling

Documentation & Reporting

Audit Review & Monitoring

Cross-Functional Team Collaborator

Regulatory Compliance Statutes

Supervision & Staff Training

Investigation & Data Analysis

Community Engagement

Professional Experience

MG VOWGAS LIMITED Port Harcourt, 2014 – 2018

Oil and Gas company specializing in Engineering Design, Pipeline, Drilling Fabrication, Installation and Construction.

HSE Coordinator

Promoted health and safety programs. Conducted periodic rig inspection to ensure alignment with all internal and external regulatory compliance statutes. Spearheaded adoption of new policies and training of all personnel to guarantee solid implementation. Promoted a risk-based approach to HSE management utilizing company policies, standards and processes for all Rig operational activities. Participated in HSE/DOT audits and reviews of oil field services operations and supported the development and implementation of corrective actions. Performed pre-operational risk assessments/JSA on new sites/rigs and crafted risk mitigation policies. Worked unconventional hours and on-all rotation required as determined via the HSE Departmental Head.

Key Accomplishments:

Slashed rig site accidents substantially by 65% within first year.

Achieved over 180 days worked without an OSHA recordable or loss time injury.

Partnered with cross-functional teams to investigate root causes of accidents and streamline preventative measures.

Trained 45 new employees on corporate HSE procedures and policies, including emergency evacuations.

BOSKEL LIMITED Port Harcourt, 2012 – 2013

A thermal process engineering company specializing in solutions to industrial process issues.

HSE Officer

Advanced daily operations in the HSE department and assisted HSE management with technical support and solutions. Coordinated with HSE Manager and HSE team to ensure effective use of best practices and consistent approach to HSE responsibilities. Ensured adherence to all compliance regulations and remained current on regulatory legislation. Inspected facilities and drafted HSE reports and required documentation.

Key Accomplishments:

Crafted and implemented a new comprehensive client manifest system, optimizing data information management, and ultimately boosting company savings and efficiency.

Engaged with senior leadership to brainstorm and offer strategic solutions for HSE operations.

Collaborated with HSE leaders to develop and implement training modules. Presented and instructed 24 personnel.

Sorted and closed deals with new clients in the sale of treated waste materials.

RECKIIT BENCKISER East Yorkshire, UK 2009 – 2011

British multinational consumer goods company headquartered in Slough, England.

Production Operative

Operated production equipment; test equipment to ensure compliance to regulatory guidelines. Performed product standard testing before allowing products to leave production area. Confirmed quality standards and labelling of products.

Key Accomplishments:

Judged the most efficient contract staff for four months consecutively, within only first month of joining company.

Elevated the Health and Safety standards on the productions lines.


Governmental agency regulating health, safety, and environments across the state.

Environmental Health and Safety Officer

Conducted Environmental Impact Assessments on both public and private businesses within the state capital.

Key Accomplishments:

Drafted and distributed information brochures to local communities on Environmental Conservation matters.

Appointed liaison to Government Environmental Agencies in campaigning for efficient waste management systems.

Education & Training

Master of Science in Environmental Technology, University of Hull – United Kingdom (2010)

Bachelor of Science in Geography & Environmental Management, University of Port Harcourt – Nigeria (2006)


Certified Safety Professional (CSP)- In View

OSHA 10 Hour General Industry

National Examination board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH IGC 1-3)

OSHA 48 Hour Manager Program

Professional Development

OSHA 10 Hour Outreach Training Program – General Industry

OSHA OSHAcademy 48-Hour OSH Manager Program

NEBOSH International General Certificate 1-3

Fire Safety/Rescue Training

First Aid Training

Professional Affiliations

Institute of Occupational Safety and health (IOSH)

International Institute of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM)

Technical Proficiencies

MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint)

Honors & Awards

UK International Scholarship on Science Award (2009)

Community Leadership

Volunteer, National Youth Service Scheme - Drained of blocked water channels around Lafia metropolis.

Instructor of Physics and Biology, Community Secondary school in Nigeria.

Activist, Engaged Community Leaders to allow girls equal education in the rural areas of Nasarawa state of Nigeria.

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