Subsea & Logistics EHS Superintendent

Location: Takoradi, Ghana

Contract Position

Immediate need for an experienced EHS Superintendent with oversight and assurance associated with all BU Logistical and Sub-sea project related activities.  Provide day-to-day support to Logistics and Subsea personnel on environment, health, safety management & emergency response preparedness.  Responsible for EHS risk management activities, planning and resources pertaining to Takoradi and Sekondi, and Subsea operations to deliver BU EHS objectives.  Coach & develop the in country team to increasingly nationalize the staff and leadership of the team. 

Responsibilities: Liaise with TGL Logistics & Materials and Projects & Engineering department Leadership on all EHS matters. Liaise with relevant departments to develop & plan a strategic EHS assurance and verification activity schedule e.g. monitor, audit and performance review.  Ensure that EHS risks are reported, reviewed & updated on a regular basis.  Facilitate hazard identification & risk assessment sessions e.g. HAZID’s, HIRA’s and Risk Assessments.  Lead project EHS resources (internal and contract) to ensure safe, timely and cost effective execution of projects.  Support and implement Behavioral safety programs.  Maintain a high personal level of familiarity with all Client IMS EHS procedures applicable to onshore and offshore logistical, and subsea activities.  Oversee implementation of operational safe systems of work and procedures to include but not limited to: Permit to Work System, Lock-out/Tag-out System.  Lead in the development of any required Logistics and Subsea EHS procedures.  Ensure conformance/compliance with Client standards, EHS policies and procedures.  Ensure that incident reporting and investigation procedures are adhered to and lead and/or participate in incident investigations and root cause analysis.  Coordinate entries into Client reporting system and provide approvals as appropriate.  As/ When required visit controlled & monitored worksites to ensure appropriate levels of EHS interaction, leadership and timely management intervention.  Develop an assessment framework to ensure that the appropriate skills, and capabilities are in place to execute/ apply the standards, policies, procedures, and practices within the Client EHS policy and procedures for Contractors.  Identify EHS training needs and arrange for in-house training as and when required.  Regularly assess and evaluate safety engineering & EHS construction standards, procedures, and practices adopted by Contractors.  Gain continuous assurance that Contractor’s EHS management systems and risk management processes are suitable, aligned, and in compliance with TGL’s EHS Operation Management System, standards and expectations.  Ensure that the Client EHS policies and procedures are integrated into the Contractors portfolio of activities and that the Performance Improvement Cycle drives continuous improvement.  Establish positive relationships between Contractor organizations and external stakeholders to ensure that clearly defined EHS objectives and metrics are attained, communicated, reported and performance managed.  Provide Emergency Response technical support to site management staff and contractors regarding normal day-to-day operations, future projects and relevant incidents investigations.  Implement and maintain regular site emergency exercises schedule as per Emergency Response Plan.