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HES Assistant (Diploma Fresh Graduate)

Job Id
Start Date
Jun 09, 2019
End Date
Jun 17, 2019
Compnay Name
Occidental Petroleum Corporation
Health, Safety & Environment
No of Position
Position Type
Job Type
Nationality Required
Education & Experience Required

Job Description

The HES Assistant will assist in the coordination of the contractor safety performance and adherence to OXY Environment, Health and Safety Management System, including inspections and audits to ensure that standards of compliance are met.


The HES Assistant responsibilities will include but not limited to:

  1. Health, Environment and Safety Management System (HESMS)

Assist the HES Team Lead in the coordination of the HESMS, including auditing the various programs and seeing that standards of compliance are met.  Meet any specific requirements for HESMS position which may be included in the HES Management system and comply with company HES rules, in particular those relating to Personal Protective Equipment and the reporting of incidents.


B.    Health

Participate in health and hygiene inspections of Oxy and contractors facilities, with the Field Medical staff. Conduct NORM and noise surveillance monitoring as needed.


C.    Environment

Assist the HES Team Lead in ensuring that all Sultanate of Oman Government Regulations and Company Policies, with respect to Oxy-Oman Environment activities, are in full compliance.  Monitor the handling of waste materials and storage of Hazardous Waste. 


D.    Safety

Ensure accurate documentation of maintenance and operability checks on all fire fighting and safety equipment in the field.  Assist the HES Team Lead, in ensuring compliance with company policy in all areas of HES.  Maintain records of all accidents and incidents and assist/advise field personnel to maintain required standards of investigation and reporting.  Actively participate in Emergency Response Team support for callout and drills. Monitor the Permit to Work system. Assist senior staff in oversight of the Fire & Safety Equipment Technicians.

E.   Training                                                                                                                                                          Assist with the new employee orientation program, fire-fighting training, and safety training in topics dictated by company policy.  Monitor and assist with the career development of the HES trainees. To assist the HES Team Lead with coordination of the HESMS, take part in HES Training activities, prepare reports, holds HES Awareness Meetings, inspect, and keep records of equipment maintenance, and other HES activities.

Skills Required

Other Job Details

  • College Diploma in Health and Safety or Fire and Safety or any related discipline.
  • Cumulative GPA of 2 or above, priority will be given to the highest GPA in the selection process.
  • Must be a fresh graduate, job seeker or working in a non-permanent position.
  • Must have not held any permanent jobs before.
  • Must be graduated on the date of application.
  • Must be an Omani national. 
  • Good in communication and interpersonal skills. 
  • Good in PC skills.
  • Willingness to learn.