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Safety Engineer M/F

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General information


Egis is a global consulting and engineering firm working in construction, transport and mobility services. Our mission: create and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings to further the transition to a low-carbon economy and contribute to more balanced and sustainable territorial development.
To support our growth dynamic, we offer a wide variety of career opportunities in more than 120 countries.
Joining our Group and its 16,000 employees means, above all, sharing our values as a people-first company, strongly committed to sustainability and innovation.




Position description

Job title

Safety Engineer M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Job description


• Provide specific Health & Safety support to the QSSE Manager

• Draft or review any Health & Safety related documents as required

• Attendance at relevant meetings

• Review and ensure that Health & Safety principles are incorporated and applied

• Provide progress reports as and when required

• Identify, develop and promote Programme and Project required Health & Safety polices


Skills and Competencies

. Minimum of 8 years post graduate experience with experience in major infrastructure projects or programmes; preference will be given to roads, aviation, structures or rail related experience

• Experience with the planning implementation of temporary and permanent road works to recognised international standards

• Detailed knowledge of traffic control devices such as temporary safety barriers, speed control/speed management measures, traffic signage, road
furniture, road markings, pedestrian and cycle crossing measures, as well as infrastructure requirements for traffic signals and roundabouts

• Knowledge of wide ranging road safety issues relating complex layouts such as road tunnels/underpasses/elevated road sections/grade separated interchanges and large traffic signal junctions

• Experienced user of MS Office

• Experience of working in Qatar or the Gulf region is desirable

• Demonstrable track record in the delivery of large multidisciplinary projects

• In-depth knowledge of project controls procedures.

• Technically proficient in all aspects of Health & Safety

• Effective in building good working relationships within complex structures, both internally and with various project stakeholders


Key Responsibilities

• Advise, guide and support managers in the implementation of Health & Safety practices both on site and within the office environment; working closely with stakeholders to ensure that Health & Safety procedures and policies are being applied on a Programme and Project level
• Undertake the role of lead contact to senior management for advice and recommendations regarding Safety related issues
• Provide technical support and advice to the Head of Engineering Support, and act independently as may be required under certain circumstances
• Work proactively with the Design/Supervising Consultants to resolve any problems related to Safety
• Coordinate with the Design Department to develop and implement improvements to the methods concerning Road Safety Audit to obtain the highest engineering value whenever possible
• Act as an internal facilitator within the department to identify concerns, areas for improvement, and then act to streamline processes
• Continually seek and capture lessons learned from the process and use this intelligence to improve systems and tools
• Liaise effectively with the Design/Supervising Consultants/Contractors on all
Safety matters
• Monitor policies and procedures and report any areas where improvement is required
• Ensure Programme and Project



Qualifications & Criteria

Mandatory Requirements

• University degree from a recognised University in an appropriate field or equivalent

• Excellent communication skills in English, written and spoken

• Driver’s License

Desirable requirements

• Evidence of suitable professional qualification or equivalent is preferable

• Master’s degree in a relevant field

• Arabic language skills

• Experience of working in Qatar and / or the Gulf region

Position location

Job location

Middle-East/North Africa, Qatar



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

4-Bachelor of Arts / Bachelor of Science

Minimum level of experience required

6-10 years