Amec Foster Wheeler HSSE Field Advisor in Louisville, Kentucky

Amec Foster Wheeler Power & Process is currently seeking a HSSE Field Advisor. The position will be responsible for assisting with the daily administration and implementation of the HSE management system. Function as an HSE support at the Mill Creek project located in Louisville, KY. Perform assignments of limited scope and complexity following direction of the assigned Project HSE Manager. Supports implementing established policies and procedures. Prepares reports, provides site inspections, supports training and orientation, and performs emergency medical care based on experience, certification and training.

Key Responsibilities

  • Take personal ownership and responsibility for protecting people from harm, and for developing strategies that drive performance and support continuous improvement

  • Assist implementing HSE policies and procedures with site management and (sub) contractor personnel

  • Monitor compliance to HSE standards; include monitoring client HSE requirements; conduct scheduled field visits and inspections; recommend and follow through on corrective actions

  • Review statistical data, inspection reports and compliance survey results; track and trend results; make recommendations and recognize achievements

  • Prepare required reports to the HSE Department including HSE recordkeeping documentation such as OSHA logs, training records, PTSA’s and HEART observations

  • Assist in the investigation of incidents for root cause identification, and recommended preventive action; support supervisors to prepare injury, incident and loss control reports

  • Support the procurement needs, and the training requirements for using personal protective equipment; evaluate effectiveness and recommend improvements

  • Support new hire orientation process and other HSE training needs

  • Attend Safety toolbox talks to support implementation

  • Monitor health and environmental hazards including industrial hygiene issues; ensure proper management and control

  • Manage first aid supplies and medical emergency services performed on/off site

  • Support recognition program development and administration

  • Participate in professional HSE conferences and organizations; pursue continuing education opportunities

  • Support Realizing Zero – Zero Harm Culture implementation

  • Support implementing Foster Wheeler HSE Management System; including pre-task HSE planning (PTSA) and incident investigations:

  • Assist in Project start-up and planning efforts

  • Hazard recognition and control

  • Training and education assistance

  • Auditing and inspecting support

  • PRS and incident reporting and recordkeeping assistance

  • First Aid and emergency services support

  • Subcontractor monitoring

  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management

  • Associate degree with 3 years’ experience or a Bachelor degree with 0-2 years’ experience in safety or other relevant field of study preferred

  • Organization and planning

  • Interpersonal communication skills

  • Report writing

  • Statistical and analytical skills

  • Computer based systems and software competency

  • HSE policies, procedures and management system

  • Emergency response including 1st aid / CPR:

  • PPE requirements

  • HSE legislation and regulations

  • Inspection and auditing requirements

  • Incident reporting and investigating requirements

  • Health and environmental aspects of HSE

Physical Demands

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to stand and sit. Occasionally the employee will be required to walk for 2-4 hours at a time and may be required to stand for extended periods of time

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.

Requisition ID: 2017-19032

Name: Staff / Permanent

External Company Name: Amec Foster Wheeler plc

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