HSE / EHS Manager - Onshore Wind Projects

Posted 19 August 2023
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
LocationSaudi Arabia
Job type Permanent
DisciplineRenewable Energy & Infrastructure
Contact NameCharlie Wilkes Green

Job description

​Position: HSE / EHS Manager - Onshore Wind Projects

Location: Western Saudi Arabia

Experience: Minimum 18 years industrial experience, must have at least 5 years in onshore wind construction projects

Background: Civil Engineering with EPC (Engineering, Procurement, and Construction) experience, including Balance of Plant

Key Responsibilities:

  • Develop, implement, and maintain comprehensive HSE programs aligned with industry best practices, local regulations, and corporate standards.

  • Lead the EHS team and collaborate with cross-functional teams to create a culture of safety and sustainability across the project site.

  • Oversee the identification and evaluation of potential risks and hazards associated with the onshore wind project.

  • Ensure compliance with relevant EHS regulations, standards, and guidelines.

  • Conduct regular site inspections, audits, and assessments to identify and mitigate potential EHS risks.

  • Develop and deliver EHS training programs for project staff, subcontractors, and stakeholders.

  • Collaborate with project managers to integrate EHS considerations into project planning, design, and execution phases.

  • Lead incident investigations, root cause analysis, and recommend corrective and preventive actions.

  • Establish emergency response plans and procedures to ensure swift and effective response to incidents.

  • Monitor and report EHS performance to project leadership and regulatory authorities.

  • Foster a culture of continuous improvement by analyzing data, trends, and leading indicators.

  • Liaise with local communities and stakeholders to address concerns and build positive relationships.


  • Bachelor's degree in Civil Engineering or related field.

  • Minimum of 15 years of EHS experience, with at least 5 years in onshore wind projects.

  • Strong EPC experience, including Balance of Plant (BoP) in renewable energy projects.

  • In-depth knowledge of EHS regulations, standards, and best practices within the renewable energy sector.

  • Proven leadership skills, with the ability to inspire and guide multidisciplinary teams.

  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

  • Strong problem-solving abilities and the capacity to make sound decisions under pressure.