Jacobs Senior Health and Safety Assurance Manager - Qatar World Cup Programme - Doha, Qatar in Doha, Qatar

Reporting to the Programme Executive Director and liaising with senior stakeholders within Qatar associated with delivering this World Cup, the primary responsibility of your role will be to lead Health and Safety for the Technical Delivery Office for the Qatar 2022 World Cup Programme.

With around 12 director reports, some of which local Qatari’s, your responsibilities will cover the following tasks: -

  • To work with Programme team leaders to build knowledge and awareness of issues, approaches, techniques and methods

  • To identify potential and future strategic risks and how they should be minimised or eliminated.

  • To provide credible expert representation of the Technical Delivery Office (TDO) in industry forums and external bodies

  • To monitor reporting arrangements and data to identify trends and early warnings of possible issues and recommend appropriate action to the TDO Management

  • Provide visible engagement with delivery teams to ensure they have suitable H&S provisions and provide coaching and support to stakeholders and be an ambassador for the vision of the 2022 FIFA World Cup™

  • Promote continuous improvements wherever they arise within the programme, supply chain and all stakeholders

  • To monitor external developments and legislative requirements and to translate these into the TDO H&S policy, ensuring continued compliance and industry leadership

  • Responsible for auditing/Inspection on the programme and all its projects for compliance with applicable laws, requirements, standards and process

  • To carry out or contribute to accident investigations where specialist expertise is needed in major incidents or occurrences

  • Mentor and provide knowledge transfer to local Qatari H&S Manager engaged within the TDO H&S Department

As a successful candidate you will be either degree qualified in health and safety or will be NEBOSH Diploma or Equivalent and will come with at least 15 years’ experience in Health and Safety, the last 10 of which will have been in a management or Leadership function.

You will have exposure to working within a large construction or mega development and be familiar with how programme’s operate, understanding how to influence and manage the expectations of a number of stakeholders from varying cultures. Middle East Experience is preferred.

Job: *Health, Safety and Security

Title: Senior Health and Safety Assurance Manager - Qatar World Cup Programme - Doha, Qatar

Location: QA DOHA-Doha

Requisition ID: 180004HX

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.