Gospel Benjamin P.
*, ***** ******** ******, ***-Oriya, Ikorodu
A self-motivated and goal-driven graduate with over 8 years of experience in Health and Safety in a workplace. I have demonstrated the ability to assess and manage risky behaviors in various capacities. Highly proficient in interpreting Engineering designs/drawings, and project management and implementation strategies. My additional responsibility has included generating plant inspection as well as yearly safety audit reports. I have also successfully prepared documents for Oil and Gas plant shutdown, updated reports of man-hours, including monthly and quarterly statistical safety reports. Am able to work independently, but strongly believes in teamwork as it a key for self-development and to deliver projects in good time.
Associate Member, Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management (Ghana) – ACISM
Post Graduate Diploma in Logistics and Supply Chain Management (USA)
Associate Member, Certified Institute of Warehousing, and Materials Management (Nigeria) - ACIWM
Diploma in Project Management (ALISON)
NEBOSH IGC (1,2,3) – UK
IOSH – (UK)
International Safety Management (ISM) Code Internal Auditor
OSHA Certification - USA
Occupational Safety and Health Professional
Occupational Safety and Health Manager
Occupational Safety and Health Specialist
Occupational Safety and Health Supervisor
Occupational Safety and Health Trainer (Train-The-Trainer)
Safety and Health Committee/Team leader
Safety and Health Committee Member
Company: Fepmot Nig. Limited
Position/Date: Designated Person Ashore (DPA) November 2019 - Till Date
Takes appropriate steps in ensuring compliance with company safety management system (SMS) as regards to Document of Compliance (DOC) by the ship
Ensure vessel/ship is so manned, equipped, maintained and fit to operate in compliance to SMS and meets statutory requirements.
Ensures safe operations of each vessel
Monitor the safety and pollution prevention aspects of the vessel's operation
Provides a link between management company and aboard personnel
Coordnitaes in ensuring that adequate resources and shore based support are applied.
Documents the ISM/SMS System at both ship and the operational office.
Collates monthly reports from vessels to the office for record purposes.
Prepares crew for HSE induction briefings, and debriefings prior embarking and disembarking vessels/ship.
Performs familiarization session for offshore and onshore workers respectively.
Conducts accident/incident investigations.
Ensures adherence to safety by ensuring the use of PPE by crew at all times while working.
Conducts drills onboard vessels.
Ensure adequate preparation of vessels for client inspections according to the flag state or port state of the vessel.
Ensures the record keeping for all vessels and barges in accordance to the ISM filing systems as required by the IMO.
Liaise with Government on regulation issues as it relates to vessel operations in flag state.
Prepares daily, monthly, weekly and yearly HSE statistics for the vessels and barges and for the company and ensures proper documentation.
Company: ALMANA Engineering and Contracting Company
Position/Date: Senior HSE Officer August 2017 – October 2019
Project: Qatar Petroleum (QP) Construction Project in Dukhan, Qatar.
Verifies that all tools and equipment are adequate and safe for use
Promotes safe practices at the construction site, and conducts job hazard analysis
Enforces safety policy and regulation maintenance, and responds to employees’ safety concerns
Trains and carries out drills and exercises on how to manage emergency situations
Establishes safety standards and policies as needed
Performs emergency response drills, and at height training to workers
Watches out for the safety of all workers and works to protect them from entering hazardous situations
Coordinates registration and removal of hazardous waste, and reporting identified risks on daily basis
Makes useful suggestion to employers and all relevant stakeholders on issues of workplace safety and environmental protection
Creating different frameworks that will reduce accidents and improve workplace safety
Conducts daily environmental and safety audits
Searches for physical, biological, and chemical workplace hazards
Investigate the construction site to ascertain equipment and material processes do not pose a safety or health hazard to employees, work guests, and the general public
Creates, evaluates, and implements health and safety programs and strategies
Inspects the site to ensure it is a hazard-free environment.
Conducts toolbox meetings
Evaluated occupational incidents, near-misses and illness investigations and recommended corrective actions where necessary
Prioritized and made sure company and workers on site comply with environmental protection laws, and safety standards
Provided sufficient barricades and warning signs in areas where lifting operations is being done
Carried out emergency preparedness drills pertinent to fire, and injury on site
Responded promptly to employees’ safety concerns
Company: West African Ventures (WAV) Nigeria Limited
Position/Date: Safety Coordinator
Project: Escravos Gas to Liquid -EGTL Pipeline / ERHA-north, SONAM March 2014 - May 2017
Completed marine sanitation inspection on the barge in work areas and cabins, and preparation of Job safety analysis prior to any task commencement
Enforced compliance to safety policy and standards and proper stacking of gas cylinders for welding by all CHEVRON workers
Mandated welders to wear the right and complete PPE during disconnection from platform as part of shut down
Performed safety emergency drill onboard barge to sensitize and refresh workers’ response to emergency
Organized daily safety meetings on work conditions, safety policies and shut down procedure review
Avoided slip and trip hazard by keeping cable trails well aligned and kept off walk-way
Responded and documented all safety issues related to near misses and incidents
Company: West Africa Ventures (WAV) Nigeria Limited
Position/Date: Offshore Safety Officer
Project: 24” Gas Pipeline, (EGP3B) - Feb. 2013
Developed HSE plans and advise on operational safety matters related to the work
Protected gas work area by testing prior to and during job operation of pipeline pigging
Co-ordinated and conducted inspections/audits of facilities and activities with Chevron Safety officers
Implemented good work practices in accordance to statutory requirement of Chevron facilities by all workers
Enhanced workers ability to respond to safety and Health, safety issues through awareness seminars
Drafted and dispatched daily progress report of work activity to safety manager
Made sure that back to back workers were enrolled for induction by Chevron HSE officer at their facility
Company: DeltaAfrik Engineering Limited / Worley Parsons Nigeria
Position/Date: Graduate Site Engineer March 2011 – March. 2013
Assisted with the preparation of designs, and specifications for reference and proper guide
Conducted routine inspection on the site to identify any potential problems
Managed jobs that was allocated to the on-site staff
Monitored the site work and prepared status reports for the senior site engineer /management
Ensured that daily report on progress of work was sent to stakeholders
Co-ordinated constantly with the other concerned professionals like architects, surveyors, contractors,
Educated the on-site staff on safety precautions in discharging their duties / daily task.
Company: The Arab Contractors Nigeria Limited
Position/Date: Graduate Safety Trainee
Project: 115km Road Construction - November. 2010 – February 2011
Advised and instruct on various safety-related topics (noise levels, use of machinery etc.)
Reviewed and updated existing policies and measures according to legislation
Initiated and organized induction training for new employees on safety measures
Inspected work areas of personnel to identify issues or non-conformity to the use of protective equipment
Ensured that installations, maintenance, disposal of substances were carried out under safety conditions
Carried out root-cause analysis to determine the cause of injuries and how to prevent future occurrence
Provided statistical information to upper management for review and necessary action
Company: Smob Technical Limited
Position/Date: Graduate Project Engineer November. 2009 – Sept 2010
Worked alongside a more experienced Site Engineer
Surveyed the site to ensure materials are at designated locations
Checked and interpreted drawings to project clients to prevent delays associated with mistakes
Inspected workers on construction site to see that quality and design specifications are followed
Prepared reports for clients and line managers on project progress
Chartered Institute of Supply Chain Management (CISCM), Ghana
Chartered Institute of Warehousing and Materials Management (CIWMM), Nigeria
College of Supply Chain Management (USA)
Post Graduate Diploma – Logistics and Supply Chain Management
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) - USA
Institution of Occupational Safety and Health (IOSH) – UK
NEBOSH – IGC
International Safety Management (ISM) Code Internal Auditor
Enugu State University of Science and Technology Enugu State - Nigeria
Bachelor of Science