Jobs in Higleig

Vacancy No : HPSIC- HSE - 12 / 0005
Date of Issue :
1st April. 2012
Date of completion:
31st May. 2012

Higleig Petroleum Services and Investment Co. Ltd. is willing to appoint a qualified candidate for the following Post: -

Post Title: HSE Officer.

Sector: General

Division: Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) Department

• Duration of the vacancy announcement at least two weeks or until suitable applicant to fill the vacancy, the selection preference to applicants from within the company satisfying the job requirements in the same grade or less degree only, and applicants from outside the company.
• For Sudanese only.


Duties and responsibilities:

Under the supervision of the Section/Unit Chiefs, the HSE Officer performs the following duties (not exclusively):

• Up-hold the company & client HSE policies at work site at all times & report non-compliances.
• Interact with departmental heads, supervisors, workers, client safety department and subcontractors safety officers.
• Provide induction training to all employees before they start work on that site.
• Training of supervisors and workers, formal & on the job.
• Collection & collation of data and maintaining the project safety dossier.
• Monitoring, reporting & investigating incidents including near misses.
• Ensuring HSE certifications verifying integrity of equipments used.
• Cross- checking of vehicles/equipment and adherence to HSE standards en-route.
• Checking & verifying validity of drivers/operators permits and their attendance to HSE training/awareness programs & understanding of standard procedures.
• Prepare follow-up execution of site safety audit program as per safety plan & carryout specific safety audits when required.
• Monitor site & perform daily inspection to ensure work-area is free of hazards and identify any unsafe act or unsafe conditions.
• Timely implementation of all Remedial Action Plans (RAP) for findings from drills, audits, inspections, incident/near miss investigations, site visits etc.
• Ensure implementation of work permit system for all jobs at work –site.
• Attend & minute HSE meetings are held at frequency specified in project safety plan, and monitoring the quality and attendance level of staff.
• Developing of site Emergency Response Plan (ERP) & testing its effectiveness via regular drills with frequently as per safety plan.
• Provide weekly HSE performance reports & compile other statistics on request.
• Render HSE advice to project personnel & monitor compliance with safety plan.
• Perform any other duties as required.


• Professionalism: Ability to manage processes, maintain accurate records, in HSE field.
• Knowledge & Learning: Shares knowledge and experience, Promotes a learning environment in the office and Provides helpful feedback/advice to others in the office.
• Development and Operational Effectiveness: Ability to perform a variety of specialized activities related to HR management, including administration of recruitment, contracting and performance evaluation, monitoring of transactions, reporting.
• Technological awareness: Ability to operate a computer with MS Word, Excel Power Point, Access and Data bases. Ability to type in both English and Arabic.
• Communication Skill (Oral & Written): Takes the initiative to communicate accurate, up-to-date plans and information to subordinates, peers, and management. Expresses thoughts clearly, both verbally and in writing. Listens and understands the views of others.


• Education: BSc in science or any related field concentrating on projects Safety, Healthy and Environment.
• Relevant work experience: At least Three (3) years of relevant experience. Experience with petro mechanical sections or petroleum companies in general an added asset.
• Language: Fluency in written and spoken English and Arabic.


• Interested candidates shall submit their applications including the following:

1. The vacancy number and the job title entitled to the Human Resources and Administration Manager of Higleig Petroleum Services and Investment Co. Ltd.
2. Curriculum Vitae printed clearly.
3. Copies of academic & experience certificates.
4. Identification ( National Index No - birth certificate/ Evaluation of Age Certification - Certificate of Nationality)

• Applications should be sent to:
- E-mail:

- Mailing Address:
Human Resources and Administration Manager
Higleig Petroleum Services and Investment Co. Ltd
Hai Al Safa – Obaid Khatim Street
P.O. Box (13 224)
Khartoum – Sudan.
- Or to the Company’s reception at the above address