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Safety Manager

Atlanta, GA
December 30, 2019

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ATLANTA, GEORGIA, Mobile: 678-***-****

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A persuasive, goal and results-orientated, accomplished and experienced Environment, Health, and Safety (EHS) professional with over 16 years of diverse work experience in various industries with particular strength in delivering excellence, preventing accidents and incidents as well as improving safety and health in the workplace. Well versed in the environment, health, and safety management systems, from auditing, training, and investigating, to policy development, data analysis, and regulatory compliance. Focused on identifying discrepancies and finding realistic solutions then defining best practices and thrives in fast-paced environments wherein deadlines are the priority and multi-tasking is the norm.


• Integrated Management System (ISO 9001,

ISO 14001, OHSAS18001)

• KPI Analysis/ Risk Management

• Permit to Work (PTW) & Safety Isolations

• Emergency Response, Spill Contingency Planning

• General / Construction Industry Safety / Safety Training

• Compliance Audit & Inspection • Worker’s Compensation, RTW, Modified work program

• Behavior-Based Safety (BBS)

• Contractor’s Safety Management

• NFPA 10, 30, 13, 70E, 101, OSHA 300/ 300a /301 logs



• Master Degree (M.S.): Occupational Safety & Health/Environmental Management - Columbia Southern University, USA

• Master Degree (M.S.): Fire Safety Engineering, University of Ulster, Belfast, Northern Ireland, United Kingdom.

• Bachelor Degree (B.S.): Chemical Sciences – Technological University Dublin, formerly Dublin Institute of Technology, Dublin, Republic of Ireland


• Certified Safety Professionals (CSP) – BCSP – USA

• Chartered Membership of Institution of Occupational Safety & Health (CMIOSH) – United Kingdom

• NEBOSH National Diploma: Environmental Management – United Kingdom

• NEBOSH National Diploma: Occupational Health and Safety – United Kingdom

• NEBOSH General Certificate: Occupational Health and Safety – United Kingdom

• OSHA #511 and OSHA #501 Occupational Safety and Health Standards and Trainer for the General Industry – In the process

• OSHA 30-hour – 360 Training (DOL- USA)

• First Aid/CPR/AED – American Safety and Health Institute

• Lead Auditor for Environmental Management System ISO 14001 and Occupational Safety and Health Management System OHSAS 18001

• 192 hours Construction Industry: Occupational Safety and Health Professional – OSHAcademy

• 132 hours General Industry: Occupational Safety and Health Professional – OSHAcademy

• 40-hour EM 385-1-1 Construction Safety Hazard Awareness for Contractors – OSHAcademy SKILLS AND ABILITIES

• Excellent leadership and interpersonal skills to build strong relationships across all levels of the organization

• Ability to manage multiple projects simultaneously and ensure compliance with all relevant OSHA regulations as well as state and or contractual standards to avoid fines, civil penalties or criminal prosecution

• Extensive background in supervision and management

• Ability to work unsupervised on short and long-term projects.

• Strong diagnostic, strategic and analytical thinking, planning and organizational management

• Ability to operate in diverse cultural environments effectively crossing the barriers of language and culture

• Ability to prepare reports and recommendations for internal and external audiences.

• Ability to locate and interpret applicable local, state, federal regulations/standards.

• Ability to develop need-based content for group presentations to both small and large audiences.

• Ability to work effectively and productively across all levels of the organization and implementation of programs across multiple projects


ATLANTA, GEORGIA, Mobile: 678-***-****

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• Managed environment, health, and safety on the project to ensure compliance with all applicable EHS laws, regulations, and standards

• Implemented, reviewed, updated, and audited the Organization HSSE Systems in accordance with the Standard HSE Management System

• Conducted and documented investigations of project accidents and incidents using Root Cause Analysis.

• Well-grounded in Root Cause Analysis, JSA/JHA pre-task planning, risk assessment processes

• Advised project/construction management team in the health, safety, security, and environmental matters.

• Implement, evaluate and administer the HSSE processes to address opportunities for improvements and make recommendations for corrective actions and follow up until completion.

• Deployed HSE initiatives and programs to promote proactive risk management to reduce incidents such as workplace inspections, BBS, Stop the Drop, Potential Hazards Reporting, Competency-Based Training programs, and more.

• Ensure emergency response preparedness provisions, and ensure plans are in place and awareness amongst site employees and conduct emergency drills for identified emergencies

• Maintain record, reports, and documents that are required to meet site requirements.

• Monitor all contractor compliance and provide oversight of all contractor safety representatives.

• Write Critical Safe Work Procedures and approve all Safety Procedures from all contractors DHABI CONTRACTING LLC - CORPORATE EHS MANAGER: FROM 07/2011 TO 04/2017

• Managed environment, health, and safety across multiple projects of over 3,000 employees; simultaneously managed a safety staff of 32 direct reports

• Reviewed, evaluated, analyzed and quantified data from departments and multiple projects to generate monthly/periodic performance reports for senior management and regulatory authorities

• Designed Health, Safety, Security and Environment Management System including procedures, policies, plans focusing on continual improvement.

• Monitored organization performance, evaluate improvement areas and revise the management system in accordance with corporate goals, various project requirements and local regulations.

• Developed a management system that could be adapted to various types of projects and scopes of work while providing a safe, secure, healthy and environmentally friendly work environment for all employees.

• Educate, engage and involve management and supervisors to develop a shared ownership approach to safety management.

• Liaise with regulatory and governmental agencies, contractors, clients, operators, non-governmental organizations, and the general public.


• Designed, maintained and implemented project safety plans, programs, and procedures to control potential hazards as the site progressed and conditions changed

• Consistently ensure contractor safety in compliance with the project requirements and regulations.

• Prepared, conducted and coordinated orientations for new employees and annual refresher training

• Directed contractors, coordinating and overseeing work while managing schedules.

• Scheduled and led employee and safety committee meetings

• Resolutely inspected worksite for work deficiencies, closely overseeing contractor and subcontractor corrections until the project EHS requirements adequately met job and safety specifications.

• Inspected and maintained safety equipment such as fall protection, atmospheric monitoring devices, etc

• Led incident investigations using root cause analysis for the root causes, hazard mitigation & implementation of prevention measures

• Review site hazard analysis (JHA) records to mitigate hazards and/or enhance awareness of hazards in the workplace


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• Led by example, promoting a positive and collaborative attitude among employees and contractors. 9 YARDS FIRE ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS, BELFAST, UK (FIRE & SAFETY ENGINEER): FROM 09/2006 TO 07/2007

• Designed and evaluation of fire detection, fire alarm, sprinkler system, and water deluge system in accordance with required standards (NFPA, BS) for various clients and development of Fire Safety manuals and technical reports for different projects

• Participated and conducted PHA, HAZOP, HAZAN, HAZID, QRA, and HSEIA studies during the execution of various projects or modifications to incorporate all potential hazardous factors, analyzing & evaluating problems that present risks to the personnel and/or equipment or prevent efficient operation.

• Participated in facility layout and siting studies, and vapor dispersion and consequence analysis.

• Liaised with clients on fire and technical matters and performed CFD Modelling using CFAST for different fire and explosion scenarios

• Designed and reviewed smoke control systems (smoke control zone, smoke reservoir, mass flow rate of smoke calculations and design fire size, etc) for both new and existing buildings

• Evaluation of design drawings for different projects to ensure compliance with fire and life safety codes

• Conducted fire safety audits and writing technical reports for various buildings to ensure compliance with fire safety codes

• Conducted and reviewed fire risk assessment for different features of plant and buildings

• Developed project-specific fire emergency and evacuation response plans. PETROGAS GROUP LTD, DUBLIN, IRELAND (HSE ADVISOR): FROM 11/2004 TO 08/2006

• Monitored contractors compliance with HSE expectations /contract requirements and ensure adequate HSE visibility throughout the plant

• Participated in HAZOP and HAZID to identify potential safety and operational problems associated with the maintenance or operation of a system and facilitated highlighted gaps in the systems are addressed

• Monitored hazardous activities to ensure a safe system of work procedures strictly followed and proper application of “permit to work” system

• Conducted HSE compliance audits and inspections of the installations and vessels regularly including gas detection system and firefighting equipment and life-saving appliances in accordance with required specifications

• Conduct and review risk assessment and job safety analysis for critical works to ensure compliance with company procedure/standard and relevant statutory requirements

• Investigate incidents and near misses to identify immediate, underlying and root causes and ensure agreed corrective and preventive actions are implemented and monitored EMO OIL, PORTLAOISE, LAOIS, IRELAND (EHS ADVISOR): FROM 08/2002 TO 09/2003

• Monitored for compliance with the company health and safety policy requirements, identified and recorded hazards and any hazards notified by others

• Provided support and specialist guidance for all new or modified work procedures;

• Ensure that any hazardous conditions, near misses and injuries, are reported immediately to the HSE Manager

• Monitored to ensure safe work practices are implemented around multiple gas/crude/ethylene facilities

• Monitored construction/commissioning activities at Interconnecting Pipe rack to the jetty Head and supervising of structural steel erections

• Liaised with all divisions within the organization to resolve any technical difficulties and other safety-related issues

• Liaised with contractors to ensure their compliance with organization safety regulations and adherence to safety standards, including basic safety induction training

• Participated and assisted with accident/incident investigations as needed.

• Identified unsafe acts, conditions, and hazards, investigate root causes and identify corrective and preventative actions and report to management

• Ensure periodic inspection of machinery and heavy equipment using checklists and maintenance records,

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