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QHSE Manager – Europe & America

London, UK

Job Overview

  • To manage the roll out, implementation and ensuring compliance of Group policies, procedures, guidance and instructions withinthe EU & AM region.
  • Ensure compliance to ABMS / ISO9001 / ISO45001/ OHS legal and other requirements are observed throughout the Region.

Key responsibilities and duties

  • Ensure effective rollout and implementation of Quality, Health, Safety and environment (QHSE) policies and procedures as communicated by the Group QHSE Director / RMD / Business Line MD. Lead the implementation of initiatives and programs aimed to inculcate ABL’s commitment to quality, health, safety and environment.
  • Ensure OHS legal compliance for the region and establish & implement procedures, where required.
  • Monitor supplier / subcontractors at ABL premises, briefed of requirements and review / monitor their performance as required.
  • Undertake QHSE adherence and performance monitoring, KPI reporting, risk assessments, legal compliance, co-ordinate safety committee meetings, management reviews, assist with the preparation of QHSE system internal and external audits, plan and undertake customer feedback surveys.
  • Report all client compliments, client complaints, accidents, incidents and near-misses are to the Group QHSE Director / Regional QHSE Manager / Country/General Manager and relevant line management and assist with investigations, implementation, follow up and close out of corrective measures. Investigate incidents, complaints, etc.
  • Successfully follow up and close out audit actions, corrective and preventive measures, opportunities for improvement and areas of concern.
  • Assist Bid Leaders and Project Managers with the preparation and implementation of Contract Reviews, QHSE Plans, Risk assessments, etc. when required.
  • Ensure the required QHSE Induction and other safety training are delivered to all staff / subcontractors and records of this maintained up to date.
  • Monitor implementation of group / regional objectives and timely reporting of QHSE KPI’s to the RMD & QHSE Director.
  • Ensure safety inspections of the regional offices are completed and all OHS requirements applicable for ABL locations as per WSH Manual have been established and implemented.
  • Emergency response arrangements for the regional offices – fire drills organized, desktop emergency response reviews held, first aid, etc. implemented. Nominate house safety officer / fire warden / nominate trained first-aider for the regional offices.
  • Accomplish all tasks as appropriately assigned or requested.
  • And other duties as assigned.

Specific Requirements

  • Flexibility to working hours and willingness to travel within the region.



  • Technical Degree / Diploma or equivalent


  • QHSE Internal or Lead Auditor Training or equivalent auditexperience in marine and offshore industry

Work experience


  • Experience in, and knowledge of, Quality & HSE systems,practices and procedures, current legislative requirements.
  • Audit experience


  • Background in the Marine / Offshore Industry

Technical skills, knowledge and abilities


  • Knows the marine / offshore industry
  • Experience in delivering workplace training


  • Good team player
  • Self-motivated, committed and energetic
  • Innovative thinker and contributor
  • Concise and clear report writer

Behavioural skills and personal attributes


  • Ability to interact effectively at all levels within theorganization both autonomously as well as part of a team
  • Proactive and insightful
  • Results focused and resourceful
  • Ability to multi-task and work well under pressure


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