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HSSE Advisor

HSSE Advisor

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Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood. is currently recruiting for an HSSE Advisor.  This is a permanent role and will cover Gas Distribution Projects in Wales based in our offices in Swansea.


In addition to extensive HSSE experience, you will have experience in the Gas Distribution and or Transmission and Distribution sectors.



Purpose of the Role


Provides challenge, support, assurance and expert advice on all matters relating to the Health, Safety, Security, & Environment (HSSE) in order for the project to achieve objectives and performance targets


Provide HSSE Advisory services for the project identified promote the adoption of HSSE best practice.


Promote an enthusiastic HSSE culture that delivers positive commitment to, and engages all employees in, continuous performance improvement.



Detailed Services to be Provided


  • Support the Beyond Zero ethos of Wood. through site prescence.
  • Monitor and report on the effectiveness of the HSSE management system and progress against the Wood. HSSE Performance Standards.
  • Make recommendations for improvement where appropriate
  • Provide assistance and advice to the Project Manager with responsibility for HSSE.
  • Contribute towards developing annual HSSE objectives for the project  Monitor and report on the implementation and effectiveness
  • Assist with the identification of HSSE training needs and monitor delivery and recording
  • Monitor and report on the implementation of the approved HSSE objectives
  • Produce HSSE performance reports as required
  • Promptly alert line and functional management to significant accidents and incidents.  Where appropriate be involved in the investigation and ensure that the findings are reported and appropriately shared
  • Review accident and incident reports.  Identify any trends and ensure that there is appropriate response to prevent future occurrence
  • Planning, coordination and delivery of internal audits
  • Close out of assurance actions in a timely manner ensuring that findings are reported and shared appropriately and opportunities for improvement sought.
  • Maintain compliance with HSSE legislative requirements, to the given projects.
  • Writing of technical documents such as investigation reports and audits.
  • Part of project emergency response team




Skills / Qualifications

  • Demonstrable and relevant experience in a HSSE Advisory role within the T&D and Power Industry within Civils Construction/Utility Projects
  • NEBOSH GC as a minimum

  • Auditor training

  • Incident Investigation training

  • IOSH Managing Environmental Responsibilities (or similar

  • Member of IOSH


  • Technical Writing Skills
  • Presentation Skills
  • Communication Skills

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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