Prashant Bhalchandra Amrutkar
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Seeking a career challenge in leading Health, Safety, Sustainability, Environment and Loss Prevention function in a growth-oriented organization with strong core values where I will use my education, knowledge and experience to support the optimal performance and contribute to the growth of a progressive organization. SUMMARY OF EXPERIENCE:
Demonstrated the ability to lead HSE with diverse teams to new levels of success in a variety of highly competitive industries, cutting-edge markets, and fast-paced environments. Strong technical and professional qualifications with an impressive track record of 23 years; (11 year India & 12 years international assignments) in Health, Fire, Safety, Environment and Sustainability with various type of industry ranging from Paper Industry, Power Plant, FMCG - Food & Beverage, Paints & Resin, Petrochemical & Polymers, Olio-Chemicals, Agro Chemicals, Dyestuff Manufacturing Industry. Hands-on experience in HSE strategic planning, HSE management system development, implementation & certification, upgrading of HSE related infrastructure, conduct HSE audits, HSE trainings, risk assessment, emergency preparedness & business continuity planning, incidence investigation, procurement of latest equipment, contractor & construction project management. Proven ability to successfully analyze an organization's critical business requirements, identify potential risk to develop practical, innovative and cost-effective solutions for continual improvement in HSE standards. KEY SKILLS:
Safety & Environmental Management System
Development, Review, Assurance and Governance
HIRA, JSA, HAZOP study, COSHH, Root Cause Analysis, Dispersion Modeling
HSSE Performance and Information Management Integrate HSSE into Business Plans and Procedures
HSE Training, Coaching, Mentoring HSE Auditing & Inspection
Safe Systems of Work/Personal Safety Emergency Preparedness & Business Continuity
Industrial Hygiene, Occupation Health & Ergonomics Process Safety & Engineering/Technical Safety
Behavior Base Safety and HSSE Culture Improvement Accident/Incidences Investigation & Analysis
HSE Budgeting and Vendor Development Contractors Safety & Construction Safety Management
Improvement & Development Projects Sustainability & Resource Conservation
Fire system erection, commissioning, upgrading National & International Awards & Recognitions
Waste minimization and Waste Management with
compliance to Regulatory standard
Laisioning and developing strong relationship with government bodies, insurance and related agencies.
Knowledge International HSE Regulations & Standards (relevant codes ISO 45000, OHSAS 18001 & ISO 14000, NFPA, FM Global, NBC, ASME, ANSI, BS, OSHA, Factories Act, SMPV, Petroleum Rule, EPA, IBC, HSW, DOT, HAZCHEM, etc.) PROFESSIONAL WORK EXPERIENCE:
HSE Chief, Middle East Paper Company (MEPCO), Jeddah, Saudi Arabia Group HSE Head for MEPCO & WASCO the largest paper manufacturer company in the Middle East having 3 production lines, 40 MW Power Plant and subsidiary company WASCO the largest Waste collection & sorting company in the Middle East having 20 collection centers. Period: April 2018 to Present
HSE Manager, PepsiCo - SIBCO, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia (FMCG - Food & Beverage Industry) Corporate HSE Head at PepsiCo - SIBCO (Saudi Industrial Beverages Company) one of the biggest PepsiCo franchise in Middle East, SIBCO is geographically covers western Saudi Arabia, Yemen & other African market having Mega Plant, 3 Old Bottling plants, 3 Mega Distribution Centers & 11 Warehouse covering western region of Saudi Arabia. Period: April 2010 to Dec 2017
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HSE Advisor, Jotun Paints UAE Ltd. LLC., Dubai, UAE (Paint Manufacturing Industry) Jotun Paints, known as No.1 in Paints, with a global existence in 32 countries. Headed Health, Safety, Environment and Security functions in Dubai Manufacturing facility with regional responsibility HSE in Bahrain, Qatar & Kuwait Period: Dec 2006 to Mar 2010
Safety Manager, VVF Ltd., Taloja, Maharashtra, India (Olio Chemical Industry) VVF global player in the Oleo-chemicals and Personal Care industries, VVF is also India’s leading contract manufacturer of the world’s most popular brands, with a global existence in 4 countries, Managed safe shutdown and plant expansion project for Taloja unit.
Period: Sept 2006 to Dec 2006
Safety Executive, Asian Paints Ltd., Ankleshwar, Gujarat, India (Paint & Resin Manufacturing Industry) Asian Paints is well known for Operational Manufacturing Excellence with a global existence in 17 countries, with 24 manufacturing facilities and serving 65 countries, Headed HSE function for 5 plants under one roof in Gujarat. Period: Oct 2004 to Sept 2006
Safety Officer, Vinyl Chemicals (India) Ltd., Mahad, Maharashtra, India (Petrochemical & Polymer Industry) Pidilite/Vinyl pioneer in consumer & specialty chemicals having manufacturing facilities in 9 countries with a global existence in 100 countries. Key team member of HSE function for VAM & Polymer Manufacturing Plant. Period: Sept 1998 to Oct 2004
Safety Officer, Waman Industrial Chemicals Ltd., Roha, Maharashtra, India (Pesticide/Agro Chemical Industry) Excel Industries (Waman) pioneer in the area of crop protection chemicals, Implemented safety for P2S5 plant. Period: June 1997 to Sept 1998
Production Supervisor, Trevani Dye Stuff Industries (P) Ltd., Ambernath, Maharashtra, India (Dye-Stuff Industry) Managed the shift production activity in Small Scale dyestuff industry. Period: June 1995 to May 1997
Jeddah Chamber of Commerce & Industries, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia HSE Consultant - Established emergency response plan & construction safety management system for high-rise tower construction project; Period: Oct 2017 to March 2018
Gulf Test Safety Consultancies, Dubai, UAE
Visiting Lecturer - NEBOSH – IGC; Period: April 2009 to March 2010
AEPS (Ankleshwar Environmental Preservation Society), Ankleshwar, Gujarat, India Visiting Lecturer - Advance Diploma in Industrial Safety; Period: July 2005 to September 2006
MMA (Mahad Manufactures Association) Technical Institute, Mahad, Maharashtra, India Visiting Lecturer - Advance Diploma in Industrial Safety; Period: September 2000 to October 2004 KEY ROLE, RESPONSIBILITIES, ACCOUNTABILITIES AND ACHIEVEMENTS IN CAREER:
Review with Management Leadership Team on HSE performance & coordinate employee safety programs to determine the adequacy, including review of short-term & long-term strategic safety plan.
Implement HSE policy and procedures in collaboration with relevant stakeholders to drive safety work culture.
Develop corporate standards, guidelines and protocols for HSE system for continual improvement to reduce work process risk, raise safety awareness, and improve safe work practices.
Develop HSE plan based on annual operating plan for all sites and set HSE targets for KPI’s.
Prepare corporate HSE budget (OPEX and CAPEX), review actual expenses periodically and implement controls.
Develop and lead implementation of plans/strategies for continuous improvement in HSE and waste reduction.
Develop HSE manual, safe system of work, work permits system, emergency response plan & business continuity plan, SOP’s and audit checklist.
Develop benchmarking Best Practice Standards and evaluate sustainability of these standards by regular auditing.
Develop contractor management system, coordinate with project management team for effective implementation.
Conduct safety audit and site survey on different aspects (thermography, noise mapping, illumination, etc.)
Establish & Implement HSE Management system (OHSAS 18001 & ISO 14001) and lead the execution of the developed corrective action plans from internal & external audits. Preparation for transition to ISO 45001.
Support quality team in ISO 9000 & FSMS 22000 system implementation and internal audits. 3 Prashant Amrutkar / Head HSSE
Provide technical advice, coaching, guidance, and mentoring to employees to enhance their skills on problem solving, safety initiatives, improvement capabilities.
Monitor employee performance and develop staff capabilities to promote motivation and self-initiative.
Identify HSE training needs for the all employees, develop and drive annual HSE training plan.
Guide HSE teams in conducting Tool Box Talk (TBT), safety inspection and site HSE committee meetings.
Coordinate with multi-site teams (Operations & Supply Chain) to ensure HSE systems are effectively implemented.
Expertize in conducting HIRA (Hazard Identification & Risk Assessments), RCA (Root Cause Analysis), JSA (Job Safety Analysis), HAZOP (Hazard and Operability study), COSHH (Control of Substances Hazardous to Health), Thermographic inspections, Ergonomic Survey, Noise Mapping, etc.
Target a zero injury (LTI) work environment via proactive programs by implementing near-miss incidence & unsafe behavior, unsafe action and unsafe condition reporting culture to reduce the LTI and major incidences.
Drive Accidents-Incidences investigation; corrective actions are identified, implemented & monitor the compliance.
Sponsor and support HSE initiatives and diver rewards & recognition scheme for enhancement of HSE culture
Drive waste minimization and monitor waste (Solid/Liquid/Gas) management in compliance with regulations.
Lead environmental sustainability projects to conserve resources (water and energy).
Laisioning with environmental, occupational health & safety government agencies for HSE statutory compliance.
Ensure all sites are compliant with all applicable legislations and other requirements.
Drive HSE campaigns like ReCon, Fire & Safety Week, and World Environment Day to create employee engagement.
Advise on construction & projects team at all stages (design to completion) to ensure all HSE requirements are met.
Develop vendors, AMC for HSE as well as fire safety related facilities and upgrade HSE infrastructure.
Order and maintain facility safety inventory including supplies and equipment and usage of applicable PPE
Develop, communicate and test the emergency response culture at all levels in the organization in line with ERP.
Trained emergency teams in handling number of emergencies by practical firefighting, ULFM fire pump / foam system / fire hydrant operation, Use of SCBA, rescue operation, First Aid - CPR & AED, emergency mock drills
Actively participate and contribute in HSE & Industrial Forum and Mutual Aid Group meetings and events.
Participate in Off Site Emergency Plan Preparation & Mock Drills with Local Crises Group.
Successfully contributed in controlling several major emergencies like;
Acetylene Cylinder factory (filling & storage) fire in neighboring industry in Mahad industrial area,
20 Ton LPG bullet / tanker toppled resulting in LPG leakage on National Highway -17 near Mahad,
Several chemicals accident emergencies in industrial city and on highway as Mutual Aid group industry.
Developed and implemented various CSR initiatives for the society and environment
Earthquake Rehabilitation in Kutch-Gujarat for two months in 2001
Organizing Vaccination Camps, Blood Donation Camps, Tree Plantation Projects
Conducting awareness programs on First Aid, Defensive Driving, Safety at Home, Road Safety
Devolved 7 Minutes Morning Exercise to build team spirit & enjoyable work environment SIGNIFICANT CONTRIBUTION IN ACHIEVING PRESTIGIOUS INTERNATIONAL & NATIONAL AWARDS:
PepsiCo Global Center of Excellence in ReCon, USA for all 3 plants of PepsiCo-SIBCO, Saudi Arabia - 2013
Business Muktum Award - Dubai Chamber of Commerce, UAE for Jotun Paints - 2007
Work Place Safety Award - Dubai Municipality, UAE for Jotun Paints - 2006
BSC 5 Star Rating with Sword of Honor - British Safety Council, London, UK for Asian Paints - 2005
GOLDEN PEACOCK - Environment Management Award, Govt. of India, India for Asian Paints - 2006
Safety Innovation award - The Institution of Engineers (India), India for Asian Paints - 2006
Shreshtha Surksha Purskar - National Safety Council of India, India for Vinyl Chemicals - 1999, 2000, 2002
National Safety Award - Ministry of Labor, Govt. of India, India for Vinyl Chemicals - 1999, 2000 & 2001 PAPER PRESENTED IN NATIONAL & INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR
Hazardous Waste Minimization in Paint & Coating Industry at International Conference on Industrial & Hazardous Waste Management in Kavaq Business Intelligence, Malaysia held in Dubai, UAE
Painting Safety at Reliance Industries Ltd. Patalganga, India
Off-Site Emergency Management for Police & RTO organized by National Safety Council-MC, India
Various HSE lectures for Small Scale Industries & Local Population organized by Industrial Associations & NGO’s 4 Prashant Amrutkar / Head HSSE
National Safety Council of India, NSC-MC, NSC-GC, National Safety Council - USA, NEBOSH, IOSH, BCSP, Emirates Safety Group, Institution of Fire Engineers (India), NFPA TECHNICAL - PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATION & CERTIFICATION:
Bachelor of Science in Chemistry
Mumbai University, Mumbai, India - 1995
Advance Diploma in Industrial Safety
Maharashtra State - Board of Technical Education, Mumbai, India - 1998
Post Graduate Diploma in Ecology & Environment (Equivalent of Master’s Degree) Indian Institute of Ecology & Environment, New Delhi, India - 2000
Safe Transportation of Hazardous Goods-Trainers Course Course done by NOCIL (National Organic Chemicals Industries Ltd.) at Thane, India - 1998
OSHA-Construction Safety & Health (30 Hrs.); Occupational Safety & Health Administration, Dept. of Labor, US Course done with Gulf Test Safety Consultancies, Dubai, UAE - 2008
NEBOSH - IGC; National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health, London, UK Course done with ETA Consultancy, Dubai, UAE - 2008
IOSH - Managing Safely; Institution of Occupational Safety & Health, London, UK Course done with CONSUS International Ltd, Dubai, UAE - 2009
OHSAS - 18001 - Lead Auditor (IRCA Certified) by Moody International, UK at Dubai - 2010
IMS (ISO-9001/14001/45001) - Internal Auditor Course by TUV Saudi Arabia at Jeddah - 2018
Train the Trainer - TAEDEL401A Plan, Organise & Deliver Group Base Learning (Australian Accredited) Course done with Chris Barnett & Associates, Australia at Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - 2012
Defensive Driving Course 8/6 - NSC, USA - Certified Trainer Course done by National Safety Council - USA at Jeddah, Saudi Arabia - 2017
Grade - I Examination in Fire Engineering
Institution of Fire Engineers (India), New Delhi - (Studying) FEW KEY SEMINARS ATTENDED:
5-S, TQM, TPM, Kaizen, Lean Manufacturing, Small Group Activity, Can Do Activities, Team Building Seminars, World Class Manufacturing (WCM), No More Excuse, ISO 22000,
Jotun Operations Academy, PepsiCo - Resource Conservation Program,
Leadership and Team Development for Managerial Success - MCE, American Management Association, SOFTWARE QUALIFICATION & KNOWLEDGE:
Windows 10, 8, 7, XP, Vista, Lotus Notes, Sun Office, Outlook Express, Acrobat Editor
Office 365: Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Access, Projects, Visio
ERP, IFS application user
Developing Near Miss Reporting system in ERP & Mobile based Application (with IT support) PERSONAL DETAILS:
Date of Birth : Sept 1974
Marital Status : Married
Passport Details : Validity 09.10.2022
Valid Driving License : India, UAE & Saudi Arabia
Languages Known : English, Hindi, Marathi & working knowledge of Arabic, Gujarati Permanent Address (Mumbai-India) : 182/203, Kansai Section, Ambernath, Dist.-Thane, M.S.-421501 Permanent Address (Pune-India) : B-801, Eisha Zenith, Tathawade, Pimpri-Chinchwad, Pune, M.S.-411033 Present Address (KSA) : 4227 Al Television Street, Petromin, Jeddah 22412 - 7610, Saudi Arabia Prashant B. Amrutkar