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HSE Manager

Dubai, Emirate of Dubai, United Arab Emirates
February 19, 2020

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Health, Safety and Environment Manager

Address: Ajman-Garden City-Al jurf

PO Box 6263-Ajman

United Arabs of Emirates

Mobile: +971-*********/ +971-*********


Professional Summary

A bright and enthusiastic individual who has extensive experience, commercial awareness and operational understanding of the risks and processes relating to maintaining a safe working environment, committed to the highest standard of health and safety, and an expert at ensuring that risk is eliminated or minimized in the workplace of Construction(high rises), MEP, infrastructure, RTA, and utilities Projects in a way to fulfill and achieve the work expectations and organization satisfaction in terms of related safety issues. Work Key Skills

Risk Management and Hazards Identification/Visual and Hidden Hazards Communication.

Convincing Presentations/Budgeting /Providing Training/Passing of inspections.

Knowledge of regulatory Organizations/Gathering and interpreting Data.

Performing all other roles of HSE Individuals as per responsibility and job discerption such as, Auditing, Emergency procedures, incident investigation, job safety analysis, Environmental compliance.

Accountability/Continuous Improvement.

Work History (17 years’ Experience)

Project HSE Manager October 2017 – Present

A&P Paraskevaides & Partners Company. LLC-Sharjah-UAE Al Zahia City Centre Project

Manage team of direct reports activities, performance, and goal development.

Works with the client on QHSE related matters and works collaboratively to build positive working relationships with project personnel and the client.

Provide leadership to manage the Organization’s Quality, Health, Safety, and Environment [QHSE] responsibilities.

Establish procedures & mitigation strategies for risk & emergency management.

Oversee, guide and actively support the development and implementation of an effective QHSE Management system across the project.

Supports the development and implementation of the Worksite Management Plan. Monitors the implementation and development of Quality Management System and Health, Safety, and Environment Systems in Construction.

Liaises with Project Team, Client, Regulatory Agencies, Consultants / Subcontractors and Suppliers to ensure the QHSE management system is functioning properly, advises on changes and their implementation strategies.

Provides technical support to Senior Management on any safety related subjects.

Carries out any in-house safety training and takes part in accident / incident investigation. HSE in Charge-Deputy Safety Manager Nov.2015 – Sep.2017 HLG-Habtoor Leighton Group Company-Dubai

Airport Road Junction Upgrade (RTA /Infrastructure/Utility) Project.

Micro Tunnel safety, Road Safety, Road diversions, Road signs, Bridges, Specialist knowledge and lead the development of the H& S Department of the company and following all safety standards as per EHS manual.

Implementing the Health and Safety Policy to maintain a Safe Working Environment on site and to advise the Project Management on legal obligations under the Safety Regulation enforced in the respective Country and Relevant Legislation Policy, to fulfill and comply with the Safety Management System for client requirements.

Highly articulate, demonstrating exceptional relationship building, communication, decision making, analytical and interpersonal skills across all levels.

An enterprising leader with proven ability to motivate personnel towards achieving organizational objectives and adherence to industry’s best practices.

Manage the divisions OHSAS 18001 Health and Safety Management System, including but not limited to; overseeing the establishment and review of risk assessments, monitoring records of actions taken and implementing overarching arrangements with authorities.

Establish, develop and maintain records of site induction of contractors, consultants, etc. HSE in Charge/Sr. HSE Advisor Dec.2014 – Oct.2015

HLG-Habtoor Leighton Group Company-Dubai-UAE

Access to Blue water island Project (Road & Bridges) Project

Ensuring the implementation of HSE manual/system as per RTA (Road and Transport authority guidelines).

Road Safety, Road diversions, Road signs, Bridges, Specialist knowledge and lead the development of the H& S Department of the company and following all safety standards as per EHS manual.

Coordinating with construction team of acceptance all RTA/police permits, and clearance for the work as per RTA requirements.

Conducting the required training, procuring required materials, distributing work load in smooth way in line with project HSE specifications.

Ensuring that all Environmental aspects as per HSE standards complied and documented.

Recording of incidents and accidents and producing statics for managers.

Being up to date with new legislation and maintaining a working knowledge of all health and safety legislation and any developments that affect the employers’ industry.

Managing and organizing the safe disposal of hazardous substances.e.g. asbestos

Advising on a range of specialist areas.e. g fire regulation, hazardous substances, noise, safeguarding machinery and occupational diseases.

Sr. HSE Advisor Feb.2013– Dec.2014

HLG-Habtoor Leighton Group Company-Dubai-UAE

Al Habtoor City (Mixed High Rises Building) Project

Coordination with the management for the implementation of the project safety Plan

Following the MS/RA of all activities on site with full control, and Conducting the site toolbox talk and site required Drill and safety training program plus Preparation of all site report, daily, weekly, and monthly reports, and Preparing the incident/accident investigation report.

Communication with line management for the unsafe condition and acts on site and imposing the disciplinary actions, and Ensuring Fire Prevention Preparedness and conducting evacuation drill

Collaborate with engineers and physicians to institute control and remedial measures for hazardous and potentially hazardous condition or equipment.

Inspect and evaluate workplace environments, equipment, and practices, in order to ensure compliance with safety standards and government regulation. Safety Supervisor Sep.2011– Feb.2013

HLG-Habtoor Leighton Group Company-Abu Dhabi

Al Bustan complex project (Mixed Hotels/Residential Building) Abu Dhabi

Assist in the coaching, mentoring and implementation of the HS&E programs in the field, and Regularly review and be familiar with all applicable legislation and applicable standards, to ensure compliance.

Inform the project management team and supervision of any new or conflictive legislative matters that could impact the project, and Develop a Site Safety Management Plan (SMP) for the project to ensure a safe work environment for all company employees, contractors, visitors and community.

Regularly audit the SMP for compliance and update to ensure the alignment with project scope and conditions and Organize and schedule required safety staff and first aid coverage.

Provide direction, support and resource to all site managers, supervisors, foremen and safety advisors, and Ensure that all incidents are reported immediately.

Prepare for, and participate in audits such as 18001, COR and/or Owner audits, Communicate, coach and assist the field staff to ensure that all safety expectations are understood and met. Environmental Officer-Specialist Sep.2009-Aug.2011 Al Habtoor Engineering Enterprises Company-Dubai-UAE Dubai Pearl Project (High Rises Building)-Dubai

Monitoring of sediment and Erosion at site during construction stage, and ensure the waste management plan is being implemented.

Ensuring the COSHH Control Plan at Workplace is being adhered and giving respective training, in addition to Monitoring & assessing all Environmental Issues at site.

Reporting and assessing all the environmental incidents in line with controlling all Hazardous substances, providing the necessary MSDS and proper disposal ways.

Contribution to Reduce the environmental hazards and related risks.

Assessing/ investigating the site hygienic system, conditions, such as vapor, dust, waste segregation plan, noise, and all relating unsafe consequences. Sr. Safety Officer Oct.2006-Aug.2009

Al Habtoor Engineering Enterprises-Dubai-UAE

Business Bay Towers (11 High Rises Building)-Dubai

To implement project safety management system ensuring the participation of all supervisory personnel with the objective of total prevention of any form of accident by Ensuring the safe system of work is being followed.

Ensuring site hazards/Risks/Observation is being identified and communicated and reported along with Tool box talk, induction, training, and all other necessary work requirements is being followed and accomplished to ensure zero accident. Safety Officer/Logistic Coordinator Sep.2002-Jul.2006 Arab Union Contracting L.L.C(Libya)

Tripoli Tower Project/Infrastructure/Piping- Ras Lanuf

Monitoring the Pipeline Landing and excavation activities/PTW, and Excavation Safety training/Road and Traffic Management Plan.

Ensure the delivery of materials as per the safe system of work required on the work place

Distribution of tasks and activities between the team work in the same department

Plant, equipment, tools, warehouses inspection for any defects or non-compliance issue

Documentation of all the project EHSE plans and ensuring the full implementation of it

Supervision of confined space Tasks/ GAS testing for infrastructure activities.

Providing necessary training, toolbox talk and induction for all workers and visitors. Career Achievement

Dubai Municipality Award for safest construction Site-Airport project.

27 Million Man Working Hours without LTI-Abu Dhabi Projects

19 Million Man Working Hours without LTI-Al Habtoor City Projects-Dubai.

Appreciation certificate award of Man of the Month for various Projects.

13 Million Man –Hour work without LTI (Zero accident) for the Tripoli tower. Education

Bachelor Degree of Education (B.A& E). (Sep.1998 to Jun.2002) Tanta University/Egypt Work Qualifications-Certification

HSE Professional Membership-IOSH-IIRSM

Tech Member of Institution of Occupational Safety and Health IOSH.

Specialist Member of International Institute of Risk and Safety Management-SIIRSM.

Diploma in Fire Engineering and safety management.

Master Diploma in Occupational Health-Safety and Environmental Management.

NEBOSH International Health & Environmental General Certificate.UK

OHSAS 18001-2007 IRCA Lead Auditor - EMS 14001-2004 IRCA Lead Auditor.

OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Certificate - IOSH certificate UK.

Diploma in construction site Safety - Associated Degree in Safety Management.

NASP Safety Diploma in work place occupational Health and Safety.

I Dip OSH -International Advanced Diploma in Occupational Health and Safety-British Safety Council-BSC Level 6 Diploma.

TECOM HSE Site Management Certificate (Dubai Industrial Academy).

British Safety Council Level 2 COSHH-Manual Handling-Risk Assessment certification.

Dubai Civil Defence Fire Fighting Training Certificate.

OSHA-Effective Accident Investigation Certificate.

Accident-Incident investigation certificate.

First Aid Training certificate.

Scaffolding Inspection Training Certificate. Job Hazard & Environmental Analysis Training.

Environmental and Sustainability Management &Awareness Training and certificates.

Gotcha Training Rescue Course - Safety Leadership Training Course/certificates Characteristics-Other Information


Arabic(MT) English(Fluent) Urdu/Hindi(Good)---French(Medium). IT Skills

MS Office(Good)---Internet Knowledge/Surfing---Aconex/Wrench/Open KM Usage. Technical Skills

Ability to be a team Player/Leader ship and Problem-Solving skills

Effective Planning Skills and organization

Research and analytical Skills

Work Punctuating and Loyalty-Organization Devotion

Ability to work under pressure, and flexibility to work in many locations if work required

Continuous Personal Knowledge development.

Personal Data

DOB : 11/01/1981

Marital Status : Married-3 Independents

Religion : Muslim

Driving Licence

Holding valid UAE driving Licence (MT)

References: Available on Request.

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