ABD. RASHEED POPOOLA (MIIRSM, MNFPA, TIOSH, MIOSH, MIASP & MISQEM)
E-Mail: email@example.com ~ Mobile: 009**********
SENIOR LEVEL HSE ASSIGNMENTS
Health Environment Safety Management
Industry Preference: Consulting Services, Construction, Oil and Gas, Government and Regulatory Agencies
A keen and passionate safety specialist with competency in devising various sound safety and environmental conditions in coordination with a wide variety of people
•A strategic planner with over 15 years of competency in devising significant practicable solutions in implementing health safety management systems to maintain sound environmental conditions as per Quality, NEBOSH, EMS & OHSAS norms
•Certified Quality Auditor & Lead Auditor for ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001
•Proficient in conducting Safety Internal Audits & Risk Assessment & implementing various measures to achieve high safety in the organization
•An expert in handling Process Safety, SHE Legislation, Emergency Plans, Mock Drills, Risk Analysis, EHS Audits, Staff Training and Regulatory Compliance
•Implemented effective safety measures which led to more than 4 million man-hours without a Lost Time Injury (LTI)
•Conceptualized and effectuated process initiatives to enhance overall efficiency of the organization
•Skilled in conducting accident / incident investigation, reporting and root cause analysis to prevent recurrence; extensive exposure in successful planning & implementation of HSE programs
•Introduced Safety Management Systems both at the organization & site level to comply with EHS requirements
•Proven abilities in developing a strong, clear & focused approach to ensure safe environment and creating zero-accident & occurrence culture by implementing applicable HSE policies
•Create effective procedures for the preparation and implementation of HSE programs within the area of Consultancy, construction safety, environment in process; resources management, implement HSE policy and programs in all areas of the project
•Ensure workplaces and workmen comply with the health and safety plan & investigate complaints, serious harm incidents and accidents; spearheading the development, implementation and ensure compliance with International Standards like:
oISO 14001 Series (Environmental Management Systems)
oOHSAS 18001 (Occupational Health & Safety Assessment Series)
oISO 9001 (Quality management system)
•Overseeing establishment, certification and maintenance of the system and the required documents as per environmental management system; reviewing policies /procedures and suggest improvements
•Ensuring environment legislative requirement compliance and documentation; conducting audits on hazards & environmental risk assessment, update and ensuring the compliance to legal requirements
Audits & Inspection
•Conducting Safety Internal Audits & Risk Assessment and formulating First Aid Scheme; Writing reports about the results of inspections and investigations and making its follow up; investigating employee health & safety complaints; discussing findings and recommending possible solutions
•Investigating the near misses, accidents and reporting them to management; inspecting machinery, equipment and workplaces & ensuring suitable protective equipment such as hearing protection, dust pollution protection, PPE are provided and used correctly
HSE Manager May 2017 till Date;
L&T Electrical and Automation.
QRAIL Projects (37 stations (PS), 20 Substations, 9 Main Contractors (JV)
HSE Planning & Implementation:
-Ensure the Legal / Local statutory / Client EHS requirements are compiled and complied with always.
-Prepared site specific EHS plan /procedures for the projects (9 Major JVs) and get approved from Client as and when required by client.
-Identify critical EHS issues, performance gap, improvement areas and develop strategic EHS objectives, targets and action plans of the region aligned with Corporate EHS guidelines.
-Coordinate with Line Management to implement Accident (Fatality} Prevention Plan (FPP) as per corporate guideline at all sites in the region.
-Coordinate with site safety engineers/ officers of all sites on regular basis and ensure EHS systems are in place without major or recurring deviations and resources are available. Proactively escalates issues as appropriate for effective resolution at the earliest.
-Coordinate risk assessment and continuously update the risk register to ensure all hazards are assessed and controlled to ALARP.
EHS Measurement & Monitoring and Reporting
-Monitor & analyze data, carry out trend analysis, prepare reports (documents, presentations) and report on EHS performance to PD / Country Manager and Corporate EHS.
-Follow up & Facilitate TSV, HSV & RSV to ensure everyone involved in EHS improvement at sites.
-Follow up all the non-conformities identified through Action Tracker till final closure of all the issues.
-Investigate all incidents/accidents/reportable near-miss and provide appropriate corrective and preventive measures to ensure full compliance with requirements
Training & Development
-Prepare EHS Training Plan for the project and ensure continuous compliance and update
-Conduct training programs for the site EHS officers and other personnel recruited EHS to upgrade their competency so to deliver as per KEC requirements.
HSE Engineer/ Lead Internal Auditor ---2016—to 2017
Company -- HLG-, Project: -- New Orbital Highway and Truck Route [NOH3].
HLG-ALJABER ENG. JV Project
CLIENT: -- ASHGHAL, PMC: KBR, Consultant: AECOM, Project Value: USD 1.7 billion
-Assist the Project HSE manger to achieve the client goal of zero accident and good safety culture
-Conduct all Internal and focused safety audit as per OHSAS 18001 and client specifications.
-Serves as primary contact during management inspections, safety and occupational health and environmental audits
-Manage a team of personnel and delegate duties according to requirements in sections under me
-Advise the construction team in all aspects of safe working procedures.
-Daily inspect all work areas and advise and ensure safety continual improvements
-Device and create processes and procedures to ensure safe working and conditions becomes the norm
-Partake in risk assessment update and job/ task safety analysis reviews
-Ensure all near misses are reported, investigated and reviews implemented
-Conduct inductions to senior staffs visiting the site.
-Ensure all safety documentations are properly documented and logged
-Prepare and update HSE statistical tracking and trending data
- Assists to implement and maintain client and KBR[ PMC] Specifications
- Provide Project HSE Manager with feedback on HSE performance
- Assist with the development and implementation of appropriate location emergency response systems
- Supervise the administrator and record keeper on area specific HSE audits, inspections, reports, certifications, permits, etc
- Attends pre-job, planning and other client meetings as required
- Conducts HSE presentations and training to employees as required
- develop work site HSE slogans and Cause No Harm promotions and campaigns
- Promote a positive Company image during the course and scope of the performance of these duties
- Performs and assumes other duties and responsibilities as may be required by the HSE Manager
Sr. HSE Engineer / Project HSE Mgr. 2015 - 2016
(Tower 10A Pearl Qatar, New college of Engineering Qatar University, & Perlita Gardens)
Al-Darwish Engineering W.L.L
- Assist the Cooperate HSE manager to develop, implement and achieve the project safety plan Assist and with client’s HSE requirements
- develop and use management concepts and principles including goal setting, planning and execution to achieve the PSP
- participate in weekly management meetings and lead safety team consultations
- conduct routine internal audits of QHSE processes and procedures to achieve.
- Participate in risk assessment and hazard identification development and implementation
- Provided the project with health and safety expertise and ensures the project is in compliance with corporate H & S requirements.
- Check QHSE requirements in the Method Statements and monitor the implementation during construction.
- Conduct and hold continuous meeting with department personnel for skills development
- Check and ensure site security, fire, First Aid and welfare facilities are maintained accordingly
- Check and ensure that all agreed safety standards and applicable regulations are observed;
- Carry out and record regular site safety inspections.
- Investigate all accidents and dangerous occurrences.
- Review and develop Permit to Work procedures.
- Set a high personal example of Health & Safety at all times.
- Monitor the application of all safety requirements
- Coordinate with construction team for traffic safety management
- Report any deficiency to the responsible managers for corrective action.
- Convene, participate and chair all safety related meetings as directed by the SRE.
- Review the Contractor safety reports and produce Safety reports for the Mgt. review and approval.
AlBandary-Atlascat Intl Ltd., Doha, Qatar as Site HSE Coordinator
•Evaluating health, safety, and environmental programs, policies, and practices to ensure they continue to meet all local, state, and national regulatory requirements
•Implement and maintain all health, safety, and environmental programs and policies to minimize and eliminate safety risks
•Oversee the development and application of Hazard identification and risk assessment strategies
•Conduct environmental inspections, responsible for environmental reporting, waste management practices and hazardous material inventories and plans; report on observations, analysis of contaminants, and recommendations for correction
• Establish and maintain effective accident and incident reporting system for all employees
•Investigate accidents and incidents to determine the cause and recommends changes to work practices or equipment to minimize or eliminate future safety risks
•Prepared the approved HSE plan and the emergency response plan for the site
•Acted as site HSE coordinator and focal point for implementing health, safety and management programs
•Instrumental in traffic management planning of loading and offloading of more than 500 trucks beside live traffic without any regulatory violations or incidents
•Created and reviewed risk assessments and associated documents
•Investigated all accidents, incidents and near misses, identified root causes and ensured all actions are completed
•Created and communicated Safety Briefs; compiled data, statistics and reports as required
HSE Coordinator Harinsa Qatar
Meeza Data Centre (MV2), Qatar Foundation Project, (400million QR) project Qatar
•Administered all risk assessments in a timely manner and escalated when necessary associated inquiries/queries to the HSES Manager
•Dealt with administrative enquiries from statutory bodies i.e. Health and Safety Executive, Environmental Health, Fire Service, etc.
•Administered & monitored procedures which support the site's HSEE strategy
Jan’12-Dec’13 Harinsa Contracting Company Qatar WLL, Doha, Qatar as HSE Engineer/Coordinator
•45-Storey Hotel Building[BST] now MELIA hotels at Doha City Centre, Doha, Qatar
•Implemented effective safety measures which led to more than 4 million man-hours without a Lost Time Injury (LTI)
Mar’11-Dec’11 Mechanical and Civil Engineering Contractors Ltd. (MACE), Doha, Qatar as Senior Safety Officer
•Infrastructure Provisions, Micro Tunnelling, Street Lighting projects and Electrical works at Barwa Commercial Avenue & Barwa City
•Industrial Area and Lusail Development CP5B Project, Doha, Qatar
Apr’07-Jan’11 Enville Environmental Consultants Ltd., Ikeja, Lagos, Nigeria as Environmental Officer (Prov. Consultant )
2009 Master's in Environmental Science & Management from Crown University, U.S.A.
2002 Bachelor's in Technology [ Chem Eng.] from LAUTECH, Nigeria
2018 Nebosh IDIP (in view)
•NEBOSH IGC, NEBOSH, United Kingdom
•OHSAS 18001 - Occupational Health And Safety Lead Auditor
•ISO 9001 - Quality Management Systems Lead Auditor
•ISO 14001:2004 - Environmental Management Systems Lead Auditor
•OSH Professional, OSHA, United States
•OSH Specialist, OSHA, United States
•OSH Supervisor, OSHA, United States
•OSH Trainer, OSHA, United States
•OSH Manager, OSHA, United States
•Diploma Work Place Safety and Health, ALISON, Ireland
•Diploma Environmental Management, ALISON, Ireland
•Diploma Project Management, ALISON, Ireland
•National Association of Environmental Management
•International Safety Quality Environment Management
•International Association of Safety Professionals
•International Association of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH)
•International Institute Of Risk and Safety Management (IIRSM)
•National fire protection agency ( NFPA) [U.S.A]
Date of Birth: 9th February 1980
Languages Known: English and Arabic
No. of Dependents: 3
Driving License: Qatar
Marital Status: Married