Amec Foster Wheeler Safety Consultant in Tallahassee, Florida

Wood is currently seeking a Health, Safety, Security & Environmental Consultant. The ideal candidate will have education, training, and/or experience in the fields of occupational safety and health or construction commensurate with the desired position. This includes craft and field experience with one or more disciplines.

*Wood will not sponsor an employment Visa to fill this position.

Key Aims & Objectives:

Positively influence the Project by action, belief and conviction in the human system of safety management. Improve performance by setting an example of no compromise safety excellence.

Prime Responsibilities & Duties:

  • Support the Project’s HSSE initiatives and programs

  • Review existing policies and procedures, making recommendations for improvement

  • Assist in the development of new HSSE policies and procedures to meet Project and overall Wood needs

  • Assist employees and crews in the planning, recognition, evaluation, and mediation of risk for the Project

  • Gain knowledge and understanding of applicable legislative, client, and Wood requirements for the Project

  • Communicate effectively and regularly with Wood employees and supervision

  • Assist with implementation of the Wood Drug & Alcohol Program

  • Support the needs of the Project HSSE Department

Required Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or GED

  • 20 years of HSSE experience

  • Understanding of basic construction work practices

  • Excellent written and verbal communication; includes use of proper grammar, spelling, etc.

  • Ability to interact with both craft and supervisory employees

  • High level of integrity for reporting as well as upholding company policy, personal activities, etc.

  • Ability to complete basic HSSE related tasks with little direction after initial assignment

  • Ability to objectively audit compliance in the workplace

  • Occasional travel may be required

    Physical Requirements:

  • May be required to lift and carry items weighing no more than 50 pounds

  • Must possess enough strength and stamina to perform the responsibilities and duties as identified above

  • Must be able to move in and around confined spaces and uneven area

  • Must be able to climb and maintain balance on stairs, ladders, scaffolds and steel framework

  • Must be able to adequately hear and respond to voice commands and alerts from other employees, alarms, and other job related noises

  • Visual acuity, depth perception and color discrimination consistent with that required to work at heights and on uneven surfaces

Work Environment:

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to frequently inspect the project and may be exposed to ongoing construction and various weather conditions

  • The noise level in the work environment may range from moderate to loud

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 60,000 people, with revenues of over $10 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear, and general industrial sectors. 

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Requisition ID: 2019-37150

Name: Agency / Contract

External Company Name: Wood Plc

External Company URL:

Street: 1348 Timberlane Road

Post End Date: 3/25/2019