HSE Specialist - Safety and Risk Engineer


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About this role

About this role

  • 12 month contract
  • Tier one oil and gas operator
  • ASAP start
  • Perth based with occasional site travel

An exciting opportunity for a Health, Environment & Safety (HES) Specialist to join the HES Find & Develop team. Reporting to the HSE Supervisor for CO2/Wells, the role will be based in Perth with occasional site travel.

The role manages the implementation and sustainability of the Managing Safe Work Process (MSW), including the associated corporate required OE standards (e.g. Confined Space Entry). Also, the role manages and prioritizes work related to the Contractor Health Environment and Safety Management (CHESM) process and the Motor Vehicle Safety (MVS) process.

  • Lead the planning and implementation of the Project HSE Risk Management Plan and Process Safety Management Plan
  • Coordinate HSE related Risk Studies i.e. iHAZID, Quantitative Risk Assessment (QRA), PHA, Hazard and Operability (HAZOP), other risk related activities
  • Conduct Technical Safety Engineering deliverable reviews and manage the HSE Risk Register
  • Oversee HSE aspects in relation to the Project Technical Management of Change (PMOC) and the HSE BOD
  • Coordination of technical HSE input to support any Safety case or other regulatory documentation
  • Commitment to health, environment and safety and best practices



  • Broad knowledge of Operational Excellence processes and experience supporting practical application of them in a field execution environment
  • Understanding of the Operational Excellence Assurance framework
  • Previous experience in building and maintaining positive working relationships with contractors/business partners and internal and external stakeholders
  • Well-developed oral and written communication skills and the ability to engage with all levels of the business in a professional and courteous manner and be proficient in the Microsoft suite of applications
  • Demonstrated ability to identify and build key relationships that contribute to high-class business results
  • Demonstrated commitment to values of integrity, partnership and trust and achieving an incident and injury free environment

About Brunel

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About Brunel

Brunel is a recruitment and flexible workforce solution provider which connects talented people with opportunities throughout Australasia and around the world. We specialise in highly skilled roles across a variety of technical, professional, trades and craft disciplines, pairing candidates with industry-leading projects and organisations on a contract, permanent or secondment basis.

Operating in Australasia since 2001, Brunel has major bases of operation in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane and Port Moresby, which are further backed by the strength and reach of a truly global network spanning 44 countries, 100 offices and 45 years of successful operation.

Brunel is proud to be equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander and female candidates.

How to apply

How to apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please submit your interest using the ‘Apply’ button. Applying is quick and easy – just make sure you have the following documents ready to go:

  • Resume
  • Cover Letter (optional)
Apply now

Do you have questions?

If you have questions or would like to discuss the details of this role, please contact Christine Collins via the details below, quoting publication number:

Account manager

Christine Collins
Brunel Energy Australia Perth

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