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Safety Officer


ACCIONA Agua is recruiting a Safety Officer for a Project in Doha (Qatar). The main functions are:

  • Promote occupational health and safety within the Project and develop safer and healthier ways of working.
  • Ensure that workplaces conform with organizational procedures and safety standards.
  • Work with engineers and other professionals to ensure the safety of worksites and work practices.
  • Ensure personal protective equipment is being used in workplaces according to regulations.
  • Identify and test work areas for potential accident and health hazards and implement appropriate control measures.
  • Ensure compliance with all legislation.
  • Record and report hazards, accidents, injuries and health issues within the workplace
  • Assist with the investigation of accidents and unsafe working conditions, study possible causes and recommend remedial action
  • Conduct training sessions for management, supervisors and workers on health and safety practices and legislation.
  • Assist with the rehabilitation of workers after accidents or injuries and make sure they experience a satisfactory return to work.
  • Coordinate emergency procedures.
  • Develop occupational health and safety systems, including policies, procedures and manuals.


  • Estudios mínimos: Licenciado
  • Experiencia mínima: Más de 5 años

Qualifications and experience:

  • Degree.
  • Advanced/Proficiency level of English. 
  • Experience and knowledge in local laws, local regulations, safety laws.
  • Site experience of large scale construction projects - minimun 5 years.
  • Ability to conduct toolbox meetings.
  • Site safety audits.


  • Driving license.