Bechtel Corporation Project HSE Advisor in London, United Kingdom

Requisition ID: 217092

  • Relocation Authorized: None

  • Project No.: 01060-033

  • Grade: 26

  • Position to be Panel Interviewed? No

Delivery Partner role based at the Client offices in west London. The project comprises the management, coordination and delivery of a Development Consent Order (DCO) application for the expansion of Heathrow which is classified as a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project (NSIP).


The role provides ES&H support to a Nationally Significant Infrastructure Project under the direction of the Project Manager. Works with the Delivery team, and contractors/consultants to develop, integrate and implement all aspects of project-related Environmental, Safety, and Health (ES&H) (including medical and industrial hygiene), processes, plans, procedures, systems, methods and policies are effectively integrated into the DCO submission.

This role is initially full time for 2 months and then on-going support for 2 days per week until June 2021.


  • Provide ESH support and guidance to the project team.

  • Assist the Project Leadership Team in developing the safety culture and leadership behaviour as part of the Bechtel Zero Accident philosophy.

  • Develop and supervises the implementation of the ES&H plan for the project.

  • Interpret applicable ES&H standards and supervises their integration into projects and facilities processes and procedures.

  • Inform project team of ES&H requirements and ensures they are incorporated into processes and procedures by subcontracts, engineering, and construction personnel.

  • Provide technical support to feasibility studies, site assessment studies, and project risk assessments.

  • Review and comments on project execution plans, and other proposals/project deliverables.

  • Ensure Bechtel are complying with the contractual ESH requirements of the Contract Scope.

  • Participate in meetings with customers, project team members, and contractors/subcontractors to advise of project-specific ES&H requirements.

  • Assure compliance with Bechtel’s ISO certification (18001, 14001) and all other applicable UK regulations and standards.

  • Conduct ES&H assurance monitoring of Bechtel’s activities.

  • Support audits for quality assurance, internal technical reviews, and client reviews as required.

  • Coordinate and participate in functional assessments of projects.

  • Review incident data and ascertain the need to report into Bechtel’s database (IRIS) and to escalate as per Bechtel procedures.

  • Stops work in dangerous situations or conditions having imminent adverse ES&H impact. Stipulates acceptable work practices that are to be implemented before the work can be resumed.

  • Supervise and conduct project accident investigations; documents factors contributing to an incident and prepares required reports.

  • Implement project ES&H orientation and training of project personnel, and maintain a project ES&H training register for personnel in professional or discipline-specific skills, techniques, and procedures.

  • Ensures environmental compliance inspections of project construction activities are conducted to monitor compliance with environmental requirements including contractual commitments, permits.

  • Consult with occupational health lead in developing health and wellbeing program, including a Drug and Alcohol testing regime.

  • Compile information, analyse and prepare reports, as required to support performance monitoring and process improvement activities.

  • Execute other ES&H duties as assigned by GBU ES&H management.


  • A qualification in general or construction Health & Safety such as NEBOSH Certificate or Grad IOSH or member of a relevant professional body.

  • Recent experience of implementing ES&H program and requirements in major projects.

  • Proven experienced in managing and/or providing technical oversight of ES&H contractors/subcontractors or consultants.

  • Experience in supporting projects/organisations to meet the Client, designer and CDM coordinators duties under the CDM Regulations.

  • Knowledge of construction environmental issues, e.g., hazardous materials, waste management, erosion and sediment control methods, and restoration techniques.

  • Knowledge of ES&H, whole project life cycle and its implementation on large aviation infrastructure projects and in particular developing and implementing assurance processes.

  • Knowledge of national and international ES&H laws/regulations and regulatory/resource agencies permitting processes and responsibilities, industry standards for ES&H compliance, and best management practices for minimizing potential ES&H impacts during project execution.

  • Must be able to demonstrate a high level of proficiency using standard office automation tools, including Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word and incident reporting software.

  • Good interpersonal skills with proven ability to work effectively as part of a multi-disciplined integrated management team.

  • Self-starter with strong communication skills both verbal and written.

  • This is a National Contract position and services will be supplied to Bechtel through a third party (Recruitment Agency)

Bechtel is committed to building an inclusive and diverse culture where our colleagues feel valued, challenged, motivated and treated fairly. It is expected that you will actively promote and embed this culture in your work.

Health and safety is a core Bechtel value. We are relentless in keeping people safe from harm, and we provide a healthy work environment. It is expected that you will take personal responsibility for your own and others health, safety and wellbeing in your work.

Bechtel’s internal staffing policy includes the minimum time that you need to be in your current position before applying to a new position. Please refer to the applicable policy manual and ensure you meet the minimum requirements.