HSSE Manager - Oman



Walter Hewitt is actively recruiting a HSSE Manager for a rapidly growing oil company based in Muscat, Oman. This company have operatorship of oil and gas producing facilities located onshore Oman and will be actively developing these to build a platform for international growth. The successful candidate will head up the company’s efforts to maintain a safe operation and build a best in class management system to support future expansions.


On joining the company you will take responsibility for designing the blue print for the company’s HSSE structure identifying man power and equipment needs to help establish a robust HSSE performance plan. The priority will be to not only meet Omani regulations and HSSE standards but to exceed them ensuring all operations are carried out with the intent for zero harm to personnel or equipment.

Once the team and systems are in place the candidate will take responsibility for gaining ISO accreditations such as ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 and then the maintenance there after.


Ideal candidates will have demonstrable experience leading a HSSE function and have established a functioning Management System in an operating environment. Prior experience of onshore operations such as drilling, production and construction activities is a must. Candidates should have good working knowledge of ISO 9001, ISO 14001 and OHSAS 18001 amongst others and be able to demonstrate experience of achieving these accreditations with an operating company. Candidates should be degree educated or hold the equivalent Health and Safety qualification.


This is a fantastic opportunity to join a growing oil company with strong ambitions to build an international business. The opportunity to build and grow a HSSE team is unparalleled in the current market and an opportunity to stamp your own ideas on a business. For more information on this and other Walter Hewitt opportunities please contact Jason Blay via Jason.blay@watlerhewitt.com.

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