Purpose of the Job

The HSE Specialist is a key member of the HSSE team in Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. She / He supports the enforcement of corporate Health, Safety, Security and Environment (HSSE) policies and procedures in Saudi Arabia. She / HE conducts HSSE audits to ensure the compliance of departments and supervision teams with the organization’s HSSE policies and procedures. The jobholder also supports the preparation of periodic HSSE audits on Riyadh offices and supervision sites and ensures the rectification of HSSE non-conformance issues. She / He supports the delivery of HSSE training and awareness sessions to Riyadh staff, as needed.

Detailed Job Description


Ensure responsibilities are fulfilled with a high quality cost-effectively

    Support with the provision of feedback and suggestions on corporate HSSE policies and procedures to the corporate HSSE Department through periodic meetings, as needed

    Participate in the delivery of HSSE training and awareness sessions to Riyadh staff, as required

    Provide support to Riyadh’s supervision teams with the development of construction HSSE plans for supervision projects, as needed

    Support the enforcement of corporate HSSE policies and procedures in Riyadh

    Support the adaptation of corporate HSSE policies and procedures to local requirements in Riyadh, as needed

    Support the development of action plans to achieve HSSE certification targets (e.g. OHSAS 18001) in Riyadh and support Riyadh management with the implementation of these action plans, as needed

    Conduct periodic HSSE audits on the Riyadh offices and supervision sites to check the compliance of K&A departments with HSSE policies and procedures

    Identify HSSE non-conformance issues, summarize findings in periodic HSSE audit reports and recommend corrective action plans and reports for addressing identified HSSE non-conformances in Riyadh

    Support the preparation of periodic audit finding reports and HSSE performance reports, as needed

    Develop and update a database of HSSE audits and findings in Riyadh as per corporate policies, procedures and templates

    Implement corporate policies and procedures


    Minimum Requirement


    Bachelor’s Degree in a related field

    10+ years of experience in which 4+ years in an HSSE function, preferably in the Architecture, Engineering and Planning Industry

    Certified SOSH from Ministry of Labour

    ISO 14001 / OHSAS 18001 Internal Auditor

    Knowledge of HSSE compliance requirements and audit programs is preferred

    Strong attention to detail

    Good communication skills

    Strong analytical capabilities

    Proficiency in spoken and written English and Arabic

    Experience with enforcement of HSSE policies, procedures and tools is preferred

    Experience with executing HSSE audits

    Experience with delivering HSSE training programs