HSE Jobs In Oil And Gas

Safety is a core value to Airswift, and we work with all the global oil super majors to make the energy sector a safer place to work.

On top of essential engineering and technical roles in oil and gas, Airswift recruits for a wide range of HSE (Health, Safety, and Environment) positions. We are currently looking to fill health and safety advisor jobs with qualified professionals who can oversee and maintain complex oil rigs, both on and offshore, as well as oil & gas pipelines and production facilities.

Health and safety experts are indispensable on gigantic oil rigs and in refineries. Although crisis is not commonplace, it’s always wise to prepare and have someone with keep a cool head to direct others into action. Airswift is here to help you find a job where you can use these skills to make a difference.

What roles are available to me within health, safety and environmental functions?

Below is a selection of roles that our clients are recruiting for on a regular basis

  • HSE Officer
  • HSE Manager
  • Environmental Safety Officer
  • HSE Management Systems Officer

Key responsibilities include

  • Maintaining workplace safety and complying with statutory requirements on oil rigs, offshore drilling locations and production facilities.
  • Designing and implementing new safety programs and regulations
  • Conducting site visits to make sure those regulations are in place and followed by employees and managers.
  • Investigations that arise from accidents on site
  • Training managers on how to make their workplace safer for everyone.

What skills are suited to HSE positions?

There are several transferable skills that our contractors have developed in other roles that are perfectly suited to health, safety and the environment

  • Project management
  • Leadership
  • Attention to detail
  • Problem solving
  • Interpersonal communication skills
  • Documentation and technical writing
  • Technical knowledge of complex machinery and transportation devices
  • Training delivery
  • Understanding of health, safety and environmental legislation as it relates to the oil & gas industry and the location you will be working in

Are there any specific qualifications related to health and safety that I require?

Because of the risk involved on oil and gas projects, it is essential that you have up to date qualifications. This is especially true if you wish to progress into a management or training role.

Organisations like NEBOSH, IOSH and OSHA provide a range of qualifications from general awards to certificates, diplomas and masters level qualifications.

Certifications you could study include

  • Occupational health and safety
  • Fire risk management
  • Environmental controls
  • Oil and gas operational management
  • Construction safety
  • Personal protective equipment (PPE)
  • Toxic and hazardous substances

Where are HSE jobs most in demand?

Airswift has HSE vacancies in 57 countries around the world and your experience is needed all over the globe. Wherever you end up working, you will enforce strict corporate standards to help reduce workplace liabilities. You could work domestically, offshore, or in any other part of the world that is currently, or beginning to produce a considerable amount of oil.

Whether you’re in the cooler regions of Canada, or the warmer climates of Africa, there will be health and safety concerns on your rig. Since Airswift are a global oil & gas specialist, we are experts in the compliance and regulatory differences between locations.

How do I begin the HSE recruitment process?

If you have the qualifications or experience to excel in a HSE role, upload your CV or visit our jobs board today. We look forward to making the energy sector safer with your help.

As part of the largest network of energy contractors in the world, your future employment in HSE is secured. We connect you with an account manager who oversees all aspects of your employment and keeps your resume up-to-date and attractive to potential employers. Before your contract expires, Airswift personnel make sure to keep you informed of new employment opportunities

Do Airswift provide relocation support?

For difficult to fill roles for experienced and qualified individuals, relocation may be required, and Airswift helps you with 100 percent of it. We manage travel logistics, transportation, and help you find residence at your new site. If you are relocated to a foreign country and meet the qualifying criteria, we help you procure visas and passports, so you have a seamless transition to your new host country.

About Airswift

Here’s a snapshot of our history: Airswift began over 40 years ago as a small industry player with a handful of employees in a small, London office. Over the decades, we’ve grown to have a presence in six continents. With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.