Safety Advisor

Houston, TX
21 Mar 2012
21 Apr 2012
Contract Type
Full Time

Reference Req//015766

Job Title Safety Advisor

Type Contract

Location Houston, TX

Duration 52 weeks

Job Description

Our client is one of the world's major global oprators. They currently have a requirement for a Safety Advisor, based at their Houston offices:

" Assists in development of safety processes and tools for deployment on projects as part of the continuous improvement process
" Supports Upstream (oil & gas) projects on global basis in development, coordination, and/or consultation of systematic processes to implement safety strategies
" Provides support to projects in working with contractors on developing and monitoring safety processes and establishing safety expectations
" Providing consultation support to projects in meeting safety goals and objectives by independent assessments
" Support projects working with contractors on safety matters related to design and construction, including the work environment

" Support and advise projects to achieve safety and ergonomic objectives in design
" Provide input and support to corporate and project safety training programs
" Facilitate shared learnings between projects and outside organizations
" Develop safety expectations for project management systems
" Provide assistance to and participate in project risk assessments and studies as defined by the project safety program
" Assist with administration and functional guidance of project safety advisors and specialists


" Bachelors degree in an engineering discipline from an ABET accredited university (e.g. Chemical, Civil, Industrial, Mechanical, Safety)
" 7-15 years demonstrated safety experience, preferably in the oil & gas industry; construction/project safety and international experience a plus
" Excellent interpersonal, oral and written communication skills
" Proven ability to work independently and in a team environment
" Strong analytical skills and proficiency in Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
" Proven organizational skills with the ability to work on multiple projects and tasks

This is a 2-year long assignment and priority will be given to applicants from the Greater Houston area.

If you are interested in applying, please call Tom Curran on 281 983 8723 or email your resume to

Contact Tom Curran