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Kent Recruitment

Safety Coordinator

USA -Beaumont, Texas
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About the job:

Kent is looking for a Safety Coordinator. This position location is in Beaumont, TX, and reports to our Manager, Safety & Common Services.

You will be responsible for managing the HSE function at project level and provide strategic direction on all HSSE matters on the project. Advising Project management on HSSE compliance and best practice. Ensuring effective implementation of the Project HSSE management system, and ensuring the project is adequately resourced with HSSE professionals.

You will identify opportunities for HSSE improvement, identify and share best HSSE practices, monitor the HSSE performance on the project and implement improvement plans to ensure continual improvement and provide advice, guidance and coaching to project personnel to promote development. This is done through health, safety and environmental training, programs, and processes with a visible and uncompromised commitment to the protection of the environment.

Your responsibilities:
  • Maintain and ensure compliance with the HSSE Management system on the Project in line with Legal, client and Kent requirements.
  • Provide support and guidance on effective HSSE risk management on the project.
  • Ensure Project specific HSSE legal requirements are identified, evaluated, and communicated.
  • Develop an effective HSSE plan for the project to ensure compliance with HSSE requirements.
  • Establish leading and lagging indicators for the project and monitor the performance regularly.
  • Develop and monitor implementation of waste management plan and ensure waste disposal log is maintained.
  • Develop and implement emergency response preparedness plan and practice drills for identified potential emergency situations.
  • Develop adequate and specific Project HSSE Procedures where required.
  • Ensure effective management review of the project HSSE management system.
  • Establish and maintain the assurance process to ensure effective monitoring of every aspect of the HSSE Management system. Perform trend analysis and communicate findings.
  • Monitor involvement of project management team and supervision in the HSSE Program.
  • Conduct internal audits to assure compliance with the HSSE Management system and the international standards. (ISO 14001, 45001).
  • Monitor the implementation of an effective inspection procedures to ensure proper and timely inspection, testing and color-coding is performed in accordance with the project inspection matrix.
  • Ensure an effective HSSE Communications and consultation.
  • Ensure all incidents are reported and investigated in a timely manner on the incident reporting portal.
  • Ensure investigations are comprehensively undertaken with effective RCA and sufficient corrective actions to prevent recurrence.
  • Validate the effectiveness closeout of corrective actions in a timely manner.
  • Develop a comprehensive and accurate monthly report on the project HSSE performance and provide the report to the Project Manager and the Regional HSSE business partner.
  • Develop, maintain, and deliver an effective HSSE training plan for the project.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of the HSSE training program and include the findings in the monthly reports.
  • Design and resource an effective HSSE organization structure.
  • Support the continual professional development of the HSSE team.
  • Manage the performance of the HSSE team.
  • Ensure work area environment is maintained safe through the pro-active enforcement of HSSE rules and regulations. Consult with project management to ensure good, safe, and healthy work atmosphere.
  • Advice / guide project management on selection, maintenance, and inventory of personal protective equipment

Your knowledge/skills, education, and experience:

Qualification/ Certification:
  • Minimum 2 years of industrial safety preferred.
  • CSST or similar preferred.
  • Assertive proactive self-starter with a record of accomplishment as a successful leader.
  • Ability to build positive and productive relationships with diverse groups of people; thrives in a collaborative and challenging team environment.
  • Solid planning, organizing, and negotiating skills; can manage multiple tasks, meet deadlines, and respond to changing priorities.
  • Must be able to identify trends through data analysis

Skills Requirement:
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Word, PowerPoint, Excel).
  • Must have investigation skills and understand RCA and must have report writing skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with the ability to lead a team.

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