HSE Lead (Jo123456) South Korea

Salary: USD250 - USD300 per day + Negotiable

One of our reputed Clients in the O&G Industry is looking for a HSE Lead with the following details:

Location: Seoul / South Korea

Contract: Unlimited Contract

Activities for HSE Lead:


  • Maintains an up-to-date register of all applicable HSE requirements (laws, regulations, codes, standards, etc.), defines how compliance is ensured and gaps, if any, are identified and managed (including derogation process when necessary).
  • Liaises with Korean and offshore wind professional associations and normative institutes regarding offshore safety, and with HSE representative.

Safety engineering

  • Defines, in liaison with the project Engineering team, the Project safety concept, triggering HSE/GRP as required.
  • Ensures minimum safety requirements are implemented in the design of the facilities (access, evacuation, firefighting, etc.)
  • Ensures that project timely perform the relevant safety design reviews and necessary safety studies.

Management system

  • Develops, implements, explains, promotes the HSE management system (to be updated during the different phases of the project).
  • Organizes, animates, follows-up HSE project committee meetings and other HSE related meetings.

Contractors and suppliers

  • Proposes the contractors’ HSE technical and contractual requirements.
  • Participates to HSE qualification audit at Tenderers or Vendor’s facilities.
  • Analyses contractors’ proposals in terms of HSE and risks linked to construction methods and participates to tendering clarification.
  • Ensures that Contractors HSE manuals, plans, procedures, and reporting are in accordance with contractual requirements.
  • Monitors contractors’ activities to confirm their compliance with the HSE requirements of the contract.

Reporting and investigation

  • Consolidates at proper format project HSE indicators reporting including all packages (surveys, yards, installations, etc.) for each project.
  • Ensures that any incident or anomaly (unsafe act/situation) is immediately reported and analysed.
  • Supervise incident, accident and high potential incidents investigations and analysis.

Respect for the environment

  • Coordinates and reports on the implementation and monitoring of the action plans agreed in the environmental studies.
  • Ensures the implementation of the environmental management plan, including the waste management plan.

Safeguarding of health

  • Ensures that occupational health hazards are identified.
  • Makes sure that medical and first-aid materials and equipment are available on the worksites (including offices).
  • Ensures that the policy governing personnel protective equipment (PPE) is clearly defined and applied.

Operational safety

  • Identifies training requirements for Project team and ensures implementation.
  • Ensures operations (e.g. Environmental surveys, Geotechnical/Geophysical surveys, etc.) are performed by our contractors in line with defined HSE requirement.
  • Controls the execution of all contractor’s HSE related activities and perform HSE visits and audits in contractor’s facilities.

Emergency Preparedness

  • Sets up and explains, for each identified situation, specific emergency procedures.
  • Organizes preparedness for emergency situations through training and drills.

Essential Qualifications:

  • Engineer with minimum of 10 years working experience in project HSE domains at management level, ideally with Korean construction yard, offshore works, and design experiences.
  • Excellent organization skills with the ability to manage own workload, meet timescales and coordinate a number of external and internal stakeholders, sometimes under tight timescales.
  • Good written and oral communication skills in multicultural environment
  • Knowledge of French would be a plus.

Interested Candidate, kindly apply.