Job Title : EHSS Sr. Specialist (Occupational Health & Hygiene)
Reference ID : MENA/2023/100111

Job Location


Education Qualification
Bachelor’s degree in in biology, chemistry, environmental health and safety or other related field or equivalent experience

5 years of progressive experience leading Health Safety and/or Environmental management systems at least three of which are in industrial hygiene or toxicology.


The EHSS Sr. Specialist (Occupational Health & Hygiene) is responsible for comprehensive Industrial Hygiene activities with an understanding of air monitoring methods, sample handling, data analysis, ventilation, radiation, ergonomics, hazard communication, use of air monitoring equipment and report writing. The position develops implements and monitors programs for all industrial hygiene standards, systems and work processes, and creates value by facilitating risk assessments and working with facility employees to develop solutions to mitigate or eliminate risks that meet or exceed regulatory, company and industry standards. 

To support, the planning, implementing, and maintaining a variety of health, safety and environmental
programs to assure the highest possible degree of safety for employees.


Job Description

Monitoring: Under general supervision, develops plans for monitoring and sampling of  occupational exposures. Responds to requests for ad hoc sampling or monitoring. Performs intake and develops site monitoring plan. Perform field inspections to provide advice and oversight of safe work practices. Collects and analyzes data. Provide exposure monitoring support during emergencies, such as releases, fires, or spills. Compares hazard levels with recommended exposure levels. Ensures compliance with Oman Labor Law. Ensure that all medical surveillance programs are implemented. Administer the Exposure Assessment process, including qualitative/quantitative Industrial Hygiene assessments, short and long-term Industrial Hygiene initiatives in alignment with company directives and selection of proper control solutions to reduce occupational health risks. Conduct compliance audits and program assessments and develop action plans to close identified gaps. 
Reporting: Develops reports. Analyzes data and information and identifies trends. Recommends remediation strategies when exposure levels exceed desired amounts.  

Program Management: Develops and administers safety programs, guidelines, and initiatives to meet business objectives and complies with all relevant laws and regulations. Integrates industry best practices into existing programs. Function as Radiation Safety Officer. 
Consultation: Serves as subject matter expert and assistance to work groups in developing and implementing compliance systems, programs, policies, and procedures to ensure occupational exposures are adequately controlled and/or eliminated. Provides information on industrial hazards. Collaborates with Human Resources and others to support operational departments. Provides training to employees and managers. 
Special Projects: Under general guidance, leads special projects to meet company objectives engaging closely with other departments. Facilitates safety meetings and other safety processes. Depending on position may assume leadership roles in emergency and incident response. Assists in the preparation of budget requests,  dentifies and communicates resource constraints to the EHSS Manager and develops criteria to assist in prioritizing service delivery. 

Compliance: May respond to requests for information from regulator and/or legal. Prepares legally required filings and reports. Ensures programs, policies, and procedures comply with applicable laws and regulations. Analyzes changes in regulations and recommends appropriate action.

Last date to apply

Additional comments if any