Technical Director - HSE

Job Title: Technical Director - HSE
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Aberdeen, Scotland
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
REF: BBBH27094
Contact Name: Barrie Dempster
Contact Email:
Job Published: about 2 years ago

Technical Director - HSE

An exciting opportunity has arisen to build holistic HSE services within the Aberdeen. You will be working locally as well as globally with an established team. You will have extensive experience within the oil and gas industry (and across other sectors is preferable), with an aptitude of technical and managerial issues central to HSE management ranging from permitting, compliance management, HSE management systems, and audit. Experience of major accident hazard management / technical safety is preferable. A key aspect for this role will be to develop business so you will have experience in business development and well established network and reputation within the market. You will need to have a recognised H&S qualification (for example CMIOSH or working towards) is also preferred.

Skill and experience required:

General Skills / Experience

  • Experience of working in the UK O&G Sector
  • Consultancy experience desired, ideally supplemented with additional Operational/Exploration/ Major Project experience.
  • Strong market facing and commercial acumen, with proven track record of business development and of effectively managing and building client relationships leading to repeat business
  • Manage multiple proposals and projects within scope/budget/schedule expectations and ensure quality standards on deliverables.
  • Demonstrable experience of managing large, complex, multidisciplinary projects and project teams, including mentoring and developing other team members
  • Experience in broader HSE disciplines welcomed, especially in technical safety.

Specific Skills / Experience

  • Experienced in delivering HSE management systems development, review, updates and implementation
  • Perform HSE compliance and system audits to assess project and operational compliance with applicable health and safety or environmental regulatory requirements, corporate standards, or international standards
  • Experienced in delivering safety leadership and culture training
  • Experienced workshop facilitator / trainer

Behaviours required

  • Demonstrable commercial acumen
  • Collaborative team player
  • Willingness to be accountable for high quality deliverables and business outcomes
  • Clear focus on delivering exceptional client value

Offshore Certificates required and a willingness and ability to travel (UK and overseas). We look forward to receiving your application. For further information, then please contact Barrie Dempster at ALLEN & YORK LTD on 01202 888986 or email