HSE Manager

Last Updated: 29th October 2019 (over 3 years ago)

United Kingdom


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Age Range
55 to 64

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A Chartered Member of the Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (CMIOSH), highly organised and self-driven professional with 20+ years of experience in delivering excellent HSE performance in pipelines, top side fabrication, sub-sea, engineering, construction, commissioning and turnarounds within the areas of oil and gas, and civil construction, plus clean room environments, such as Semi conductor, Pharmaceutical, Food, Beverage and paint manufacturers.
A firm believer in the concept of “Making Safety Happen” and an enabler of activity with a problem solving attitude. I have commercial awareness and operational understanding of the risks and processes relating to maintaining and improving a safe working environment. Able to train and communicate at all levels both verbally and in writing with a proven record of accomplishment.


Loughborough University
Master of Science

   Jun 2013
— Jun 2015

MSc in Occupational Health and Safety Management.

Nottingham Trent University

   Jul 2001
— Jul 2003

Diploma in Safety, Health and Environmental Management.

South Tyneside College

   Sep 2000
— Aug 2001

National General Certificate in Occupational Safety and Health


Self Employed
HSE Site Manager

   Jul 2018
— Current

Currently project managing a private redevelopment project on a self employed basis.
Overseeing that quality and HSE standards are implemented.

Saipem/Azfen JV
HSST manager

   Nov 2015
— Jun 2018

SCPX 48”Pipeline (BP project, Azerbaijan to Georgia areas).
Responsibilities-Currently lead the joint venture HSST department to ensure all Health, safety, security, training and transport requirements relating to the pipeline construction programme are complied with. Advise and support project management coordinating project and field level SSH&E activities, providing SSH&E and OIMS support and guidance to the PMT.
Improved and ensured all self-verification audits and assessments of HSE procedures and work practises are fully implemented as per contract requirements. Liaise with the client (BP) ensuring clear communication and cooperation of the JV construction and HSST teams with BP client team.

Qatar Petroleum
HSE Manager

   Nov 2011
— Nov 2015

Lead the QP EPC HSE team to ensure contractor compliance with Qatar HSE law, QP procedures and regulations.
Audited contractors HSSE performance.
Liaised with Operational Ras Gas, Qatar Petroleum Management and HSE teams during EDR contractor work in live Ras Laffan Industrial city LNG plants, ports and terminals.
Chaired QP monthly HSE corporate meeting.
Ensured best practice requirements relating to LNG, WAH, Lifting, Confined Space, HS2s onshore drilling, workers camps/hygiene etc. are met on all operational, engineering, civil construction and infrastructure projects.
Contractor evaluations, pre tender contract HSSE Execution audits, review of all contractor HSSE policies and procedures, method statements, risk assessments
Carried out site visits.
Ensure all contractor engineers, supervisors and HSE personnel are trained and competent to carry out their duties.

BP Angola
HSE Lead

   Aug 2010
— Nov 2011

Block 31 Subsea Equipment, Construction & Commissioning. (HFG Zwijndrect Fabrication Yard Holland).
Construction, Commissioning & load outs of Sub Sea equipment, e.g. FTA, URA, LRA & GLM,
Responsibilities-Primary role was to oversee on-site construction, testing and commissioning activities to ensure compliance with agreed SIMOPs, HSE procedures, risk control measures and best industry practices.
Coached and developed the contractor to improve aspects of their safety management and culture by providing guidance in risk assessment, safe working practices, WAH-C/S emergency evacuation, and incident investigation and reporting resulting in an LTI free

BP Norway
HSE Lead

   Sep 2009
— Jul 2010

EPC-12, 500 Ton Topside- Valhalla Project. (HFG Zwijndrect Fabrication Yard Holland).
Construction, Commissioning & load out.
Supporting the BP construction manager, providing guidance and HSSE leadership by example in all aspects
relating to fabrication, construction, testing and commissioning activities.
Ensured effective communication and adherence to agreed and established HSSE legislation, procedures and policies by implementing on-site coaching of contractor HSE staff and employees.

HSE superintendent

   Jul 2008
— Aug 2009

EPC-Ethylene Cracker Project- Ras Laffan, Qatar,
Responsibilities- Lead a team of 3 Client Safety Inspectors covering all HSSE aspects for the construction testing, commissioning and pigging operations of an Ethylene cracker plant and a129 km pipeline.
Ensuring contractors complied with all H2S gas testing, SIMOPs, RA, JSA's, Method statements and training requirements.

Lead Operations H`SE Advisor

   Aug 2006
— Jul 2007

Lead Turnarounds, Facilities/Trains Construction & Commissioning activities.
Responsibilities-Reported directly to Exxon Mobil asset manager.
Managed of a team of 30 client (RG) HSE Advisors and 100 contractor HSE officers reporting directly to myself.
Lead HSE Commissioning, Operations and process shutdowns of LNG trains, tank storage and port operations construction and commissioning activities.
Mentored and developed multinational HSE advisors and Qatari nationals to gain Nebosh certification to advance their roles as HSSE professionals.

AHL Industrial pipeworks Ltd
HSE Manager

   Aug 2001
— Jun 2006

Engineering, construction, process and commissioning of pipe work, vessels and valves at various locations around the UK, in clean room environments, e.g. Pharmaceutical, Semi conductor, food, beverage and paint industries.
Ensured HSE compliance with agreed procedures, risk control measures and best industry practices during contracts on client’s premises.

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