Senior Manager, Construction Safety

Marina Bay Sands Pte Ltd| Date Posted: 29-Jul-2020
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Job Nature:
'N' Levels / 'O' Levels, ITE/ NITEC/ Higher NITEC, 'A' Levels, Diploma, Bachelor's / Honours, Masters / PhD

Job Description


Summary of Job Responsibilities

The incumbent will be responsible for leading and managing the company’s safety management system and initiatives related to construction and equipment installation

Job Responsibilities

  • Provide leadership and management of the company’s safety management system and initiatives related to construction delivery and equipment installation.
  • Provide technical / regulatory guidance to the staff and senior management and site trade contractors, on construction safety and regulatory development matters.
  • Liaise with, and prepare and update all necessary Health, Safety and Environmental (HSE) plans/reports as required by local statutory bodies
  • Develop and implement construction specific procedures and monitor safety and environmental programs in compliance with employer and statutory requirements.
  • Ensure that trade contractors plans, procedures, orientation, and induction material is compliant with employer and statutory requirements.
  • Review trade contractor’s method statements and materials submissions and ensure relevant compliance.
  • Ensure and audit trade contractors/workers to ensure valid Permits to Work are in operation and in compliance with approved method statements and statutory requirements.
  • Liaise with employer operations departments, trade contractors and third parties as necessary to ensure approved sequencing and safe integration of building services/building works are executed to the approved HSE policies and plans within live operational environments.
  • Define and track HSE performance indicators and report on performance to management and other relevant parties.
  • Implement accident prevention programmes.
  • Implement management system criteria into the construction project.
  • Ensure trade contractors implement effective environmental control measures (dust, noise, garbage and smoke control) during implementation of the works at all times (in particular within live operations).
  • Perform compliance audits and inspections to ensure compliance with employer and statutory requirements.
  • Respond to emergencies, investigate incidents, and recommend corrective actions.
  • Prepare and submit all reports, inspections, accident investigation and job hazard analysis/risk assessments of all trade contractors works.
  • Carry out other HSE related assignments that may be assigned by the employer from time to time.
  • Attend trade package contractor safety committee meetings.
  • Attend employer project control group meetings and represent all matter relating to HSE.
  • Attend other trade contractor ad-hoc meetings, as necessary.
  • Encourage, lead and support safety and environmental initiatives by the employer and trade contractors.
  • Encourage, lead and support safety and environmental awards schemes initiated by the employer and trade contractors.


Education & Certification

  • Candidate must possess at least a Bachelor’s Degree in Health, Safety and Environment education field
  • A Specialist Diploma in Workplace, Safety and Health is required
  • Candidate must be a registered Workplace, Safety & Health Officer and Environmental Control Officer
  • Preference will be given to candidate who possess lead inspector / auditor certification with experience in management of Health, Safety and Environmental audit programs

Experience and Competencies

  • 10 years of experience working in various Health, Safety and Environmental related construction roles on project site
  • A good understanding of all local safety & health regulations is a must.
  • Comprehensive knowledge of hazard identification
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills