Health Safety and Environment Manager
Detailed-oriented, dedicated, and seasoned professional with a distinguished career in improving and implementing initiatives for health, safety, and environmental programs and practices with extensive experience in global construction HSE. Effective communicator with superior ability to analyze operations and develop plans for areas of improvements visualizes action steps and implements procedures within a budgetary framework. Expertise in developing high-performance environments that generate dedication and commitments to quality and safety.
AREAS OF EXPERTISE
18+ years of rich experience in Museum, Metro, Airport, residential & commercial, hotel, resort, school, petrochemical, and infrastructure development projects in the Middle East, with global Project Management, Consulting & Contracting companies and renowned clients;
Well-rounded experience in development, implementation, monitoring, review, and dynamic realignment of Fire Safety Management, Health & Safety Management Systems (ISO 14001 & OHSAS 18001) and Policies to sustain a business compliant HSE organization;
Hands-on leadership experience in Fire Safety, risk and hazards management, HAZOP analysis, site HSE administration, root cause analysis of incidents, GAP recommendation for preventing incidents recurrence, non- conformance management;
OSHA, NEBOSH qualifications, IOSH training, and a multitude of professional training covering the entire gamut of OHS Acts/Laws, Regulations, Codes of Practice and Codes and norms of best practices, as well as their management;
Deft at developing & benchmarking Fire Safety, HSE performance, measurement & evaluation of performance, performance enhancement;
Visible leadership attributes, concrete management skills; effective communication, interpersonal liaison, networking and presentation skills; decision making & problem-solving ability; managing performance through coaching / mentoring / training;
Thoroughly conversant with construction risks & hazards associated with complex & high scale projects, and track record of success in delivering multibillion dollar geographically divergent multiple concurrent projects with Zero LTI.
HSE Manager, Louis Berger International / WSP (Project Management Consultant)
Feb 2018 – April 2019 / Doha-Qatar
Project: Dream Hotel, Client: Corporate One Real Estate LLC Project Description: Hotel Support Work and Enabling Work
Managed HSE organization of the contractors, and site HSE aspects
Monitored & controlled the contractors’ full adherence to HSE requirements and standards. Reported to the Project Executive all non-conformities to HSE and recommend proper Corrective Actions
Reviewed/commented/approved contractors’ submittals relevant to HSE such as HSE plans, method statements, risk assessments, and procedures.
Managed/supervised contractors’ and subcontractors’ Health and Safety performance/conduct. Conducted Health and Safety audits and inspections to ensure contractors’ full compliance with client’s HSE MS
Coordinated and chaired/attended relevant regular meetings
Metro tunnel support work, tunnel vibration monitoring, water table monitoring NATIONALITY
DATE OF BIRTH
24 October 1977
M. Tech. Health Safety &
Environment, UPES, India,
Advance Diploma in Fire
Safety Engineering, MSBTE,
Advance Diploma in
Industrial Safety, MSBTE,
M. Sc. Environment, Shivaji
University, Kolhapur, India
B. Sc. Chemistry, Shivaji
University, Kolhapur, India
OSHA#500 USA (ID C-
Lead Auditor, ISO 14001,
Graduate Member of IOSH,
UK, (Membership No.
MIIIRSM Member of IIRSM
UK, (Membership No.
ASSE Member, USA
(Membership No. 10054248)
National Safety Council,
(1 - EXCELLENT; 5 - BASIC)
English – 1
MS Office, PowerPoint,
Primavera, Aconix, PM Web,
Health, Safety and Environment Manager, Hill International Doha, Qatar April 2007- Jan 2018 / Doha- Qatar
Coordinating and monitoring all Fire Safety, Health, Safety and Environment activities to ensure agreed Safety and loss prevention standards are fully implemented and properly followed. Acting as the Client Representative on HSE Coordinating and monitoring all Occupational Health, Safety and Environment activities to ensure agreed Safety and loss prevention standards are fully implemented and properly followed.
HSE matters for coordinating and conducting/undertaking daily/weekly HSE inspections ensuring follow-up and rectification of detected irregularities.
Review the contract documents for each Construction Package in respect of Safety requirements and procedures and advice the Construction Manager / Consultant of any deficiency. Supporting leadership team, in driving & implementing HSE efforts on the metro project. Implementing & monitoring initiatives, improve efficiency and effectiveness in HSE delivery. Planning & coordinating continuous improvement HSE actions for all phases of Metro Project Managing a team of HSE professionals.
Reviewing the HSE manual and all Health, Safety, and Environment related documentation, including
a risk assessment, work permit procedures and
Safety equipment requisitions to ensure
compliance with established standards.
Evaluation of consultant and contractors Health and Safety performance.
Assisting in the preparation of the client’s specific HSE operating procedures to ensure contract
obligations are met.
Assisting in the Investigating incidents and Near Miss incidents to consultant/contractor.
Conducting regular internal audits of Fire safety audit, Health, safety, and environment audit and
Welfare audit to ensure compliance with
Continually improving Health and Safety
implementation across the project by providing
direction and guidance to consultant, main
contractor’s and Health and Safety employees.
Review and advice the Project Director/Manager on site Safety organizations and key personnel CV is
as submitted by the Contractors.
Review Safety Procedures as submitted by the
Contractors and ensure implementation complies
with Contract requirements.
Prepare Project base monthly and yearly HSE
Statistics and review the trend analysis.
Prepare Company HSE Statistics for monthly and
yearly; and review the trend analysis.
Conducts Company safety and health performance
Coordinates Company Emergency Action Plan and
Disaster Recovery Program.
Advise the company (VP) Prepare Company HSE
statistics for tender.
Interfaces with clients and government officials.
Interfaces with key division and corporate
May act as a Safety & Health Consultant for internal and external clients.
Serves as a mentor to other safety and health
Overseeing & reviewing HSE requirements of
HSE design build (DB) Metro Contractor in
matters such as contract compliance, risk
assessment & method system (RAMS) & permit
to work, entry to confined spaces, tunneling and
marine works, water table management.
Auditing, monitoring & reporting project & DB
Metro contractor HSE performance.
Reviewing, implementing and maintaining the
management systems for HSE Leading
developing & updating HSE policies.
Tunneling works reviewing & implementing
emergency preparedness plan (EPP's),
emergency operating procedures (EOPs) and
standard operating procedures (SOPs).
A non-exhaustive list of Managed Projects:
National Museum of Qatar
Doha Metro (green line)- Qatar Rail
Research and Development Complex Project-
Qatar Foundation, Education City
North Gate Mall (2B+ 3 Floors)
The Pearl - Residential Towers at Porto Arabia - PA2B, 8A,10B & 16A (2B+22 Floors)
Banana Island Project
Al Waab Mall
Intercontinental Hotel and Conference Centre
(2B+G+57 Floors) (221-meter height)
Shemoukh Twin Tower (3B+G+25)
The Pearl Qatar - Five Residential Towers at
Viva Bahriya (VB-3, 4, 5, 11&17) (2B+19+3 Roof)
West Bay Lagoon Plaza (3B+G+35 Floors)
Bin Samik Tower (Foundation works)
Twin Palm Tower (4B+G+57 Floors)
Grand Hyatt Hotel (3B+5 Floors)
Qatar Navigation Tower (3B+52 Floors) (220 Meter height)
Al Bidda Tower (2BG+M+43 Floors) (215-meter height)
Hamad Medical Complex/Asian Games Athletes
American School of Doha
Safety Engineer, Toyo Engineering India Limited, Mumbai, India January 2007 to March 2007 / Kolkata, India
Haldia petrochemical (Revamping of Cracker Unit, Installation of RPG, HPG, BENZENE, CBFS storage tank, heat exchanger unit, modification works in a distillation column, etc.) site, West Bengal. Responsible to coordinate with the HPL Safety Section, Prepare Risk Assessment. Formulate Health and Safety Plan. Arrange Training for staff. Maintain audit records. Health, Safety and Environment Adviser, Hyder Consulting Middle East Limited November 2006 to December 2006 / Dubai, UAE
Project: City of Arabia Roads and Infrastructure, Client: Ilyas and Mustafa Galadari Responsibility:
Develop and maintain appropriate HSE programmers detailing how they intend to manage HSE on the site in line with the requirement of the general condition of the construction contract, DM CCSP&ER & UAE Federal Health, Safety & Environmental Law, and Ministerial Orders.
Ensure that their personnel and those of the Contractor/Subcontractors on-site adhere to the HSE Regulations of their projects at all the times and play a proactive role in reporting and eliminating hazards on site.
Ensure that the project site office is equipped with sufficient and suitable welfare, firefighting & first aid Facilities necessary to verify a Healthy and safe working Environment for all employees/staff working on their projects.
Carry out scheduled and unscheduled HSE audits and inspections and reports to the project management team on any identified non- conformances for necessary action. Health Safety Environment Engineer, Emirates Trading agency July 2004 to November 2006 / Dubai, UAE
Developing and managing Fire and H&S audit process, establishing / updating/maintaining policies, standards, procedures, and aspirations to prevent harm to the people, Environment, and assets, maintaining OSHAS records. Health Safety and Environment Responsibilities:
Carry out scheduled and unscheduled HSE audits,
inspections, and reports to the project
management team on any identified non-
conformances for necessary action and correction
by the violating party.
Record and follow up on any noted Safety hazards and non-conformances to HSE regulation and
parties having jurisdiction.
Review and approve the Contractors HSE
documents, submittals, drawings, etc. to verify
their suitability, adequacy, and conformance.
Measure the HSE performance of the Engineers
and Contractors and advise on the action
necessary for improvement.
Continuously monitor the HSE performance of
the contractors and periodically appraise its
effectiveness and simultaneously making sure that any HSE non-conformances are rectified in a timely
manner and appropriate proactive controls are
maintained in place at all time.
Ensure that all building projects comply with statutory legislation, the airport fire strategies, Airport fire safety standards and procedures and good practice.
Conduct fire risk assessments in accordance with the Regulatory Reform (Fire Safety) order and the Airports Fire Safety Policy.
Ensure that all fire and safety equipment on site is in good shape always
Make sure that there are well-developed plans for the easy evacuation of people in a building in the case of a fire outbreak
Conduct fire safety checks from time to time
Enforce safety codes (DCA) and regulations/guidelines within a particular organization
List of projects handled in UAE:
Dubai International Airport-Central Utility Complex 1 & 4, Terminal-3 Boarding Airport (Electrical, Mechanical, AC and firefighting works)
Dubai Air Port Free Zone (DAFZA) 2B+G+8 Office Building (Dubai Civil Aviation)
Footpaths in Al Wasl area Dubai (Dubai Municipality), DIFC Liberty House G+44 & car park Project, Dubai
132/11Kv Substation Project, Dubai (DEWA) and Sheikh Ahmed Tower, G+33 & Car park G+9 Jr. Engineer (Environment & Safety), Aquachem Enviro engineers Pvt. Ltd. August 2002 to June 2004 / Mumbai, India
Determination & Evaluation of potential Hazard.
Eliminating the unsafe hazards by making the Job
Erection and commissioning of wastewater
treatment plants. (ETP)
EIA studies/ SOP documentation & performance
evaluation/troubleshooting of wastewater treatment plants. Treatability studies & Feasibility report
preparation of industries like Chemical,
Petrochemical, Dyes, and Pesticides etc.
Conducting firefighting and prevention training. Conducting a plant inspection, conducting training for supervisor & workers.
Active participating in areas of industrial safety includes conducting hazard analysis like job safety analysis, Conducting weekly safety inspections & audit at site; Mock drill on firefighting or other emergencies,
conducting occupational disease prevention program, inspection checklist, writing the work permit for hot work/vessel entry / confined space / Radiography, safety promotional activities.
Environmental Officer, Mahabal Enviro Engineers & Consultant Pvt. Ltd. June 2001 to July 2002 / Thane, India
Water, Air, Noise pollution monitoring, Erection, Commissioning, Operation & Maintenance of ETP
Water: Analysis of water and wastewater of various pollution parameters like pH, TSS, TDS, COD, BOD, Oil & Grease, Hardness, Sulphates, Chlorides, and other specific parameters etc.
Air: Stack Monitoring: Monitoring gaseous pollutants in emissions from stationary sources such as Boilers Chimneys, Process outlets, Scrubber outlets. The physical parameter such as exit Velocity, Temp. & Flow of air emissions, total particulate matter using ISO-kinetic sampling technique. Analysis of gaseous contaminants like SO2, SO3, NOX, Cl2, HCl, NH3.
Ambient Monitoring: Monitoring the enclosed environment, Monitoring of fugitive emissions. Determination of gaseous pollution level, Suspended Particulate Matter.
Noise: Field Studies and Surveys: Measurement and evaluation of meteorological data Temperature, Humidity, Wind Direction and Speed, Rainfall, Dust fall. Estimation of Dispersion of gaseous releasing using Gaussions model. Pollution load assessment at the factory site,
Environmental impact studies and Environmental Impact Assessment.