HSE Manager


My client is a large engineering contractor and they are looking for an HSE Manager for their operations in Egypt.

The role of HSE Manager is to manage and assure compliance to project related Health, Safety and Environmental requirements consistent with best practice including OHSAS 18001/ISO 45001 and, ISO 14001.

Knowledge of the application of security and risk management principles in accordance with ISO 27001 and ISO 31000 would be an advantage.

The role therefore requires knowledge and experience of the application of HSE engineering to major projects coupled with well-developed assessment and analysis skills.


The HSE Manager will be responsible for (not limited to):

1) Undertaking Health and Safety Management:

Health and safety planning

Implementation of health and safety plans

Risk Assessment

Review of subcontractor plans

Subcontractor auditing

Internal auditing

Health and safety reporting

Incident and accident investigation

2) Undertaking Environmental Management:

Environmental management planning

Implementation of environmental management plans

Defining environmental management requirements for contracts

Liaison with external environmental agencies

Advising on environmental testing and standards

Risk Assessment

Review of subcontractor plans

Subcontractor auditing

Internal auditing

Environmental reporting

Incident and accident investigation

Application of security requirements to the design based on input from security experts for projects.

Coordination of risk management activities as required by projects and may include:

Managing risk management workshops

Updating risk management matrices

Working with in-house experts to produce quantified risk management reports

Liaison with Clients with respect to risk management implementation on projects.


Internally this role will interface directly with the Project Engineering manager for integration of HSE issues into the project.

Externally this role will interface with sub-contractors, government agencies and regulators.

Experience Attributes:

The role requires a broad range of experience across HSE implementation for major projects.

A minimum 5 years major project experience is required.

A minimum 10 years HSE implementation experience is required.

Candidates should be able to demonstrate a broad knowledge across all HSE engineering aspects and operations.

Education attributes:

A strong level of academic and professional qualification is preferred:

Appropriate engineering/systems (with Health and Safety, Security Engineering, or Environmental Engineering specialism) degree (2:2 minimum) or equivalent.

Post Grad training / Certification in NEBOSH or equivalent.

Member of appropriate professional institute

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