AECOM ESH Manager in Camp Arifjan, Kuwait

Kuwait - Al Jahrah, Camp Arifjan

Job Summary

URS has an immediate opening for an ESH Manager in Kuwait.

EXPAT Citizenship required.

The ESH Manager will operate independently from the local management with a direct line of communication to the corporate Quality Office. The ESH Manager is responsible for implementing a standardized Environmental Safety and Health Program, which is Management System based. Must have a minimum of 7 years of experience in managing large environmental, safety and health programs for industrial operations. Must have the experience and knowledge to implement a large-scale industrial program using industry best practices in order to comply with DoD, OSHA, OEBGD, ISO 9001:2008 and 14001 standards, hazardous waste management, and other applicable Federal regulations. Provides training and best practices to managers and supervisors on accident prevention and develops measures to prevent recurrence of reportable incidents, is responsible for all aspects of the ISO compliance and the establishment of internal environmental processes/controls. The ESH Manager is directly responsible for all data and reporting of injuries/accidents, illnesses in a timely, complete, and accurate manner. The ESH Manager must also have a working knowledge of any required safety management system automation required. Additionally, the ESH Manager must possess the appropriate verbal and written communication skills to conduct meetings, execute plans, prepare reports, plans, and working instructions.

EXPAT Citizenship required.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Occupational Safety, Environmental Sciences or demonstrated equivalent.

  • Possess a minimum of seven (7) years of directly related ESH management experience. Additional experience with proven track record may be substituted for education.

  • Must have intermediate or better level competency in computer skills and programs including Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Outlook.

  • Certification as CIH, CSP, OHST, CHMM, or PE is desired.

  • Candidates without professional certification will be expected to achieve certification within 6 months of hire.

  • Candidate must possess a valid, state-issued driver’s license with clean driving record.

Work Environment, Physical Demands, and Mental Demands:

Work week is 72 hours with Sundays off. Internal office environment with typical ergonomic conditions; external environment with extreme summer temperatures and occasional windy conditions with dust; occasional lifting to 20 pounds, frequent sitting while using the computer terminal, constant use of sight abilities while reviewing documents, constant use of speech/hearing abilities for communication, constant mental alertness; must possess excellent planning/organizational skills, and must be able to work under deadlines.

Other Responsibilities:

Safety - AECOM enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment. As appropriate, each employee is responsible for completing all training requirements and fulfilling all safe work responsibilities, participating in emergency response tasks and serving on safety committees and teams.

Quality - Quality is the foundation for the management of our business and the keystone to our goal of customer satisfaction. It is our policy to consistently provide services that meet customer expectations. Accordingly, each employee must conform to the AECOM Quality Policy and carry out job activities in compliance with applicable AECOM Quality System documents and customer contracts. Each employee must read and understand his/her Quality Management and Customer Satisfaction responsibilities.

Procedure Compliance - Each employee must read, understand and implement the general and specific operational, safety, quality and environmental requirements of all plans, procedures and policies pertaining to his/her job.

Preferred Qualifications


What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Job Category Safety / Health

Business Line Management Services

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country Kuwait

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201620BR

Clearance Required Yes

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.