Oil Jobs – HSE Engineer – Sinopec (Uganda)

Job Title:  HSE Engineer

Organisation: Sinopec (Uganda)

Duty Station:  Tilenga Project Site(s), Uganda


About US:

Sinopec International Petroleum Service Corporation (Sinopec Service) is a fully owned subsidiary of Sinopec Group, which ranks No. 2 in Global Fortune 500 in 2020. Sinopec Service is engaged in the provision of all project phases service for various sectors, including oil & gas, power, buildings, roads and bridges etc. We are looking for Construction and Project support personnel.


Job Summary:  The HSE Engineers report to the HSSSE Manager and assist in the implementation and monitoring of the Project HSE Plan.


Key Duties and Responsibilities: The primary responsibilities of this position include:

  • Learn, understand, and comply with Tilenga EPSCC project HSSSE management policy, encourage all project employees to be involved, and ensure the effective implementation of our HSSSE principles to assist us in achieving our established goals of zero incidents, minimal impact on the environment and gaining the respect and trust of the local communities.
  • Learn, understand, and comply with all H3SE procedures, rules, and practices which are always applicable to employees’ actions whether at or away from the workplace.
  • Work closely with client personnel, Consortium partner and department members to maintain optimum levels of communication to effectively and efficiently complete all task assigned.
  • Provide technical advice in relation to the development, implementation and monitoring of HSSSE plans and procedures.
  • Understand that any employee who jeopardizes their safety and health and /or the safety and health of others shall be subject to disciplinary action (including immediate termination of employment)
  • Conduct workplace inspections and enforce compliance with project HSSSE management plans and safety procedures. Audit and monitor construction activities compliance with project HSSSE procedures.
  • Identify remedial corrective actions required to meet project HSSSE requirement. Ensure JHEAs are developed from approved WMS before high-risk activities commence, ensure all equipment is certified and in good working condition.
  • Identify existing and predictable hazards and risk during site inspection, have the authorization to take prompt corrective measures to mitigate them.
  • Contribute to training measures and communicated to top management, employees on equipment safety and proper operational procedures.
  • Investigate accidents, injuries, or occupational diseases to determine causes and preventive measures.
  • Support personnel training with focus on proper use, inspection, equipment operation and adherence to safety protocols
  • Promote and effectively communicate HSSSE requirements between all disciplines and personnel within their organization and under their purview while on the jobsite
  • Perform regular safety hazard assessments to reduce risks and promote positive behaviors at all levels.
  • Use critical thinking to break down problems, evaluate solutions and make decisions.
  • Create work reports for daily, weekly, and monthly reporting.
  • Any other duties in relation to Project HSSSE as may be assigned from time to time.

Qualifications, Skills and Experience:

  • The applicant must hold a College Diploma with minimum of five years similar working experience
  • Familiarity with relevant laws and regulations
  • Proficiency in MS Office; excellent communication and inter-personnel skills
  • Proficiency in English.
  • Job related certificates holder, such as NEBOSH/IOSH/OHSAS/etc.
  • Successful candidates with relevant experience and recognized expertise in large onshore/offshore oil and gas EPC projects will be preferred.
  • The working environment is multicultural and demands considerable experience in the project process working with International Clients and Contractors.
  • Strong communication skills, fluent spoken and written English,
  • Chinese competency will be a plus.


How to Apply:

All candidates should merge their applications into one single pdf document to hrsinopec.ug@outlook.com with file name format as “position+major+name”. Only candidates who been deemed to have fully met the requirements of the roles will be contacted for interviews.


NB: If you have not been contacted directly within two weeks of your application, then you have not been successful. In support of our commitment to the development of the local community, Ugandan national applicants will be given priority.


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Date Posted 2022-10-09
Valid Through 2022-12-09
Hiring Organization Sinopec International Petroleum Service Corporation (Sinopec Uganda)
Job Location , , , 0256, Uganda