HSE Manger with over 18 years of expertise.

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HSE Manager | QHSE Manager,

Versatile and resourceful HSE Manager with over 18 years of experience, having extensive knowledge in Occupational Health, Safety and Environment methodologies. Proficient in creating, implementing and improving different HSE Management Systems and Procedures. Adept at implementing foolproof industrial safety management systems in compliance with statutory provisions. Exploring challenging assignments with a professionally managed organization.

Expertise in

 HSE Management System  Project HSE Plans and Strategic Planning  Accident Investigations, Reporting and Remedial Actions  Risk Assessment, Hazard Analysis and JSA  Emergency Preparedness and Response  HSE Audit and Statutory Compliance  HSE KPIs and Performance Evaluation  GAP Analysis and Opportunities for Improvement  Select and Manage Contractors/ Sub-Contractors  Budget Management  Quality Management System  Resource Allocation  Team Leadership Skills  Training and Development

Executive Summary

 Highly focused with substantial strength in managing safety, infrastructure, facilities and the HSE performance to global standards combined with knowledge and expertise of internationally adopted HSE norms, and practices related to regulatory provisions.
 Demonstrated capabilities in designing and developing HSE Management systems/procedures, loss prevention and safety-training programs customized to industrial needs.
 Extensive experience in securing the workforce/place by performing risk assessment, identifying and eliminating hazards, creating HSE policies, KPI, continuous performance development of HSE department.
 Efficient Team Leader & Player, combining communication, interpersonal & problem solving skills with analytical, decision making and leadership capabilities to enhance organizational objectives.
 Strong commitment to developing, implementing and communicating what believed to be important and necessary on Organizational and Human factors that effecting process safety, behavioral safety performance, HSE culture and promoting positive influence with workforce and management group.
 IT Skills: MS Office Suite.


Professional Experience

Medeor 24x7 Hospital, Abu Dhabi Sep 2015 – Present Head of HSE Department


 Successfully oversaw HSE strategic planning, tracked HSE performance and analysis for 700 staff and over 200,000 visitors annually.
 Played key role in managing, implementing and updating the company’s OSHMS, other related HSE procedures to ensure compliance with current requirements of OSHAD, HAAD, other applicable regulatory authority and accreditation bodies.
 Displayed credentials in leading teams to conduct and update HSE Risk Assessment (RA), Control of Substances Hazardous to Health (COSHH) assessment for all relevant activities, develop recommendations based on the assessment to ensure the identified risks were eliminated or maintained As Low As Reasonably Practicable (ALARP).


 Develop and implement a continuous improvement of health, safety and environment, proactive and positive culture according to HSE relevant instructions and guidelines, aligned with Medeor 24X7 policy.
 Responsible for leading the investigation team to investigate and analyze all related HSE accidents immediately upon occurrence to determine the immediate and root causes of the accident.
 Analyze the outcome of HSE accident's investigation report and ensure the recommended corrective and preventive measures are implemented to eliminate similar accidents from recurrence.
 Undertake full accountability to administrate system of tracking and evaluating work injuries that include compiling and submission of accident reports required by Sector Regulatory Authority (SRA) and / or as required by other authority.
 Primarily responsible for ensuring daily HSE observation reports are effectively generated to detect and recommend
rectification of unsafe conditions/acts to prevent potential occurrence of accidents, health hazards at the workplace.
 Set a high standard of accomplishment as the hospital’s expert within the field of HSE when called upon to address
regulatory authority compliance issues, third party safety & liability and contractors selection.
 Accountable for the effective use of appropriate radiation protection controls and procedures to ensure occupational
doses are as low as reasonably achievable and the exchange of radiation personnel monitoring equipment at proper
 Make sure that Permit To Work (PTW) system is in place and appropriately implemented for lifting activities, working at
heights, confined spaces, Lock-out/Tag-out, carried out appropriately.
 Provide oversight to generate monthly, quarterly and annually HSE Key Performance Indicators (KPI) to quantify the
progress towards achievement of HSE goals and identify major impediments.
 Deploy expertise to facilitate and ensure the appropriate transport, storage and handle all Hazardous Chemicals based
on the recommendations of the up-to-date Safety Data Sheets (SDSs).
 Supervise all aspects of periodic HSE audit; take corrective actions to ensure compliance with relevant regulatory
 Direct the monthly HSE Committee Meetings to review and share the HSE performance, outcome of accidents
investigations, potential areas for improvements and other HSE concerns.
 Devise effective strategy for waste management and follow up with concerned departments for implementation and
 Handle and administrate the internal and external HSE training program to train all employees and subcontractors to
raise HSE awareness among them and meet the requirements of regulatory authority and accreditation body.
 Evaluate team performance and render productivity enhancement feedback. Organize training sessions for team
members based on identified training needs and other related factors.
 Develop plans to chart several safety measures for minimizing occurrence of accidents, fires, and calamities.
 Establish plans for contractor safety management guidelines and number of safety motivational / training programs.


Tetra Emirates General Construction, Abu Dhabi Jul 2014 – Sep 2015
HSE Manager


 Effectively oversaw HSE strategic planning, tracked performance and analysis for 1100 staff in 5 geographically different
 Credited for setting Project HSE directives, instructions, defining standards and tools for mandatory implementation for
HSE Management system for site activities, starting from the qualification phase, throughout the bid process (HSE risk
assessment and mitigation), contract award, until the finalization of the construction at site and the commissioning /
acceptance test.
 Played a lead role in ensuring the availability of up-to-date Safety Data Sheets SDS for all handled hazardous chemicals,
and all instructions were followed throughout the life circle to safe disposal of the chemicals.



 Involved in assisting the day to day needs and progresses to maintain the HSE standards, agendas and kept HSE
documentation records on up-to-date status.
 Coordinated efforts to represent the company in site HSE inspections, meetings or other related concerns by
consultant & client.
 Designed the conduct of emergency drills, assessed the drills and achieved recommended improvements.
 Defined & implemented scope and objectives for the investigation of accidents, injuries and occupational illness to
determine causes and recommended preventive measures, reviewed, shared and recorded findings of the
investigations with all concerned personal/ bodies.
 Contributed in random and scheduled inspections of all projects in order to ensure compliance with HSE regulations /
plans and identified areas for improvement.
 Actively conducted and organized the HSE audits (internal-external), including sub-contractors' audits to determine
current level of compliance against the applicable HSE standards.
 Proactively attended sub-contractors' periodic HSE meetings to address work progress and other related HSE concerns.
 Applied strong skills in developing and directing the short/long-term EHS goals/objectives and monitored/evaluated
their effectiveness.
 Leveraged broad competencies in the delivery of appropriate HSE training (internal/external) to raise the level of HSE
awareness among the workforce and comply with regulatory authority requirements.
 Exercised solutions oriented approach in the minimization of generated waste and implementation of re-use/safe
disposal practices where applicable.
 Demonstrated strong interpersonal skills in allocating, hiring staff, managing budgets and other resources to ensure
the effective operation of HSE department.
 Strategically prepared the Health and Safety documentation for all new tenders.
 Played a pivotal role in the investigation of accidents/incidents, near miss and reported them to the management as
 Drawn up plans to establish the HSE Department & organized the safety awareness trainings for the people at work
 Contributed significantly in documenting periodic safety inspections at work site to identify report and correct unsafe
conditions and work practices.
 Constantly monitored safe operating procedure & practices o prevent the occurrence of any accident & illness.


Dugas - Member of ENOC Oil Co., Dubai Jan 2013 – Jul 2014
HSE Advisor


 Efficiently outlined safe operational practices to identify and take account of the presented and potential hazards.
 Credited for carrying out regular site inspections to ensure HSE policies and procedures were being properly


 Executed investigations of HSE accidents and analyzed findings to introduce appropriate preventive action(s).
 Gained invaluable knowledge of new legislation, maintained information of all developments that affected the
 Put in distinguished efforts in the safe installation, operation of equipment and monitored the safe disposal of
hazardous substances.
 Rendered advice to the supervisors and employees on a range of safe work practices, fire regulations, noise,
safeguarding machinery, occupational diseases, implemented safety standards and applicable regulations.
 Imparted great contribution in carrying out regular site inspections in conjunction with workers' safety
representatives on a regular basis.
 Involved in assessing and evaluating work environments, procedures to identify potential hazards and eliminated
 Additionally responsible for Job Safety Analysis (JSA) to identify potential hazards, recommended risk reduction
measures and supervised the installation of safety features.
 Offered assistance to contractors in improving HSE and Quality performance.
 Supported the execution of new projects and ensured the related HSE documentations were in compliance with
applicable legislative to maintain risks in As Low As Reasonably Participle (ALARP) status in work sites.
 Adeptly maintained effective implementation of the use of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) procedure in place.
 Dexterously delivered and maintained records of in-house HSE training to all staff and contractors to promote the
level of awareness among the workforce, highlighted and coordinated external HSE training as required by
regulatory authority.
 Built a team approach to maintain compliance while enhancing HSE efforts on-site.
 Provided advice on accident prevention and required training programs for workforce.
 Performed facility surveys, worked in progress reviews to ensure continuous enhancement in the health and safety
 Stayed up-to-date on the Contractor HSE Training Matrix.


Previous Experience

Kellogg Brown and Root Inc., Dubai Jul 2009 – Dec 2012
HSE Coordinator
911 Safety and Security Co.., Dubai Jun 2006 – Jun 2009
QHSE Supervisor
Suez Oil Co., Egypt May 2004 – May 2006
Senior HSE Officer
Petrojet Oil Co., Egypt Feb 2000 – Mar 2004
HSE Officer



International Diploma in Occupational Safety and Health, NEBOSH, United Kingdom (Pursuing)
BS in Computer Science, International British Institute, Egypt (1999)
Industrial Technical Diploma, Electrical Department, Egypt (1995)


Awards / Recognition / Achievements

Applauded for reducing the annual Lost Time Accidents (LTA)rate by 26.5% for the year 2016 and 18.7% for the
year 2017- Medeor Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Diligently created the Occupational Health and Safety Management System (OHSMS) that met the requirements
of OSHAD and obtained its approval – 2016 - Medeor Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Established the Facility Management and Safety (FMS) System that met HSE requirements of the Joint
Commission International (JCI) accreditation for the hospital – 2016- Medeor Hospital, Abu Dhabi, UAE.
Designed a Health and Safety Management System that met the accreditation requirements of the College of
American Pathologists (CAP) for accreditation of the Hospital's Laboratory – 2016 - Medeor Hospital, Abu Dhabi.
Successfully reduced the annual Lost Time Accidents (LTA) rate by 21% during employment 2014 -2015- Tetra
Emirates Construction Company, Abu Dhabi.
Meticulously created the Health Safety and Environment (HSE) plans for 5 projects as per the requirements of
Abu Dhabi Occupational Safety and Health Center (OSHAD) and obtained the client's approval (ADSSC, Abu Dhabi
and Al Ain Municipalities, Musanda) 2014 – 2015-Tetra Emirates Construction Company, Abu Dhabi.
Served as effective member of HSE Team that achieved 1.5 Million Working Hours without Lost Time Accidents
(LTA) 2013 -Dugas Oil Company, Dubai, UAE.
Participated in the annual update of HSE Management System for the company 2012 and 2013-Dugas Oil
Company, Dubai, UAE.
Efficient member of HSE Team that achieved 1.7 Million Working Hours without Lost Time Accidents (LTA) –
2012- KBR Inc. Company, Dubai, UAE.
Judiciously created the draft copy of annual update for HSE Management System for the LOGCAP project 2011 –
2012 - KBR Inc. Company, Dubai, UAE.

Professional Organizations/Affiliations

Technician membership at the Institution of Occupational Safety and Health {IOSH}
United Kingdom
Heartsaver First Aid License issued by the American Heart Association {AHA}
United States


Professional Development

National Examination Board in Occupational Safety and Health (NEBOSH), United Kingdom,2013
International General Certificate
KBR University-College of Health, Safety & Environment, United States
Accident Investigation and Reporting
Hazardous Material Handling and Storage
KBR University-College of Management, Leadership, United States
Leading Teams-Establishing Goals- Roles and Guidelines
Leading Teams-Developing the Team and its Culture

Personal Details

Date of Birth: 14th Apr 1980 ~ Languages Known: English and Arabic~ Nationality: Egyptian
Driving License: Valid UAE Driving License
References Available Upon Request

Last Resume Update September 15, 2018
Address Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates
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