Onshore HSE Advisor

adelaide , Australia

Job Reference 1190368

Location adelaide , Australia

Industry Oil & Gas - Offshore Gas

Function Health, Safety & Environmental

Job Type Contract

Date Added June 15, 2023

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process, and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients. 


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.


Onshore HSE Advisor 

  • Adelaide 
  • 3 Months Contract 
  • Roaster - 3/3 
  • FIFO 


This position provides support Onshore Drilling and Completions Team in the effective implementation of Health, Safety and Environment Management System, and in particular the Health, Safety and Environment Management System, contractor HSE assurance and management, monitoring & reporting of HSE performance and the promotion of continuous improvement in safe operations. 


The role requires visible safety leadership and active engagement with Contractor, crew, and rig management to promote effective application of policies & procedures.


Duties and responsibilities:

  • Assist and support the Senior Onsite Company Representative (OCR) in the monitoring and implementation of HSE Policy and Management System on site, including all standards, processes, and procedures.
  • Provide HSE leadership that ensures the company HSE expectations are met.
  • Provide support with field-based helicopter management process and assist in the assessment, and communication of designated Helicopter Landing Sites (HLS)
  • Advise personnel on safe working practices with daily activities and be available to monitor critical operations.
  • Active involvement with the planning and development of topical safety moments or presentations at for e.g. pre-tour meetings or weekly safety meeting.
  • Coordinate company specific HSE initiatives and support principal contractors in their HSE initiatives.
  • Evaluate effectiveness of safe systems of work and provide detailed communication and reports to the Onshore Senior HSE Advisor
  • Regular participation in operational JHAs and evaluation of process effectiveness. 
  • Contribute to the development or review of hazard management process as required.
  • Conduct HSE Assurance in accordance with the D&C Assurance schedule. Record and track to closure any identified areas for improvement.
  • Verify Onshore D&C risk management controls are in place and adequate through active participation in the Line-of-Sight Risk Evaluation Process
  • Promote and participate in regular task verification checks, area Inspections, permit audits, hazard hunts etc. preferably in conjunction with Principal Contractor and third-party personnel.
  • Monitor the effectiveness of the Wellsite Onshore Permit to Work System and associated risk assessment mitigation strategies.
  • Actively promote the support of the rig specific behavioral based observation system
  • Be intimately familiar with Principal Contractors key HSE Management Systems (SMS) documentation including HSE Plan, HSE Bridging Documents and Emergency Response.
  • Monitor compliance with HSE critical training of company and Principal Contractor personnel.
  • Comply and record completion against agreed HSE Advisor Key Performance Indicators.


Knowledge, skills, and experience

  • Tertiary HSE Qualification.
  • Demonstrated Onshore HSE drilling experience. (5+ years) 
  • 4WD Driver Training competency equivalent to PMASUP236 Operate Vehicles in the Field
  • Wellsite Permit to Work qualification to OCR competency level.
  • Demonstrated HSE leadership skills and the ability to manage change processes.
  • Demonstrated skills in implementation and ongoing management of HSE systems as they relate to drilling and completions.
  • Experience in leading incident investigation and HSE audits.
  • A sound knowledge of risk management processes and risk-based decision making.



Only candidates with the right to work in Australia will be considered.

(Australia Citizen, PR Holder, or Valid Australia working VISA) 


If you would like to be considered for the position, please apply direct to this 

advertisement with your CV & contact details. Or send the same to azzam.harris@airswift.com 


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