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Safety Coach Drilling

Assignment Description

Responsible for stimulating continuous improved safety performance and reminding all personnel of Safe work routines onboard. Promoting HSE culture onboard the rig.

The Safety Coach`s responsibilities and duties are, but are not necessarily limited to, the following;

  • Be familiar with the Safety Management system implemented offshore; procedures, work instructions, manuals etc.
  • Reports to client QHSE Dept. onshore professionally, and offshore company representative
  • Particiapte in SJAs, toolbox talks, work permits and daily meetings
  • Act as a coach to ensure compliance to of drilling contractor’s Safety Management System and full compliance with Norwegian health, safety & environment requirements
  • Assess any need of further safety related training for the crew and actively perform training required to maintain a good safety level onboard.
  • Ensure execution of offshore verification plan to ensure the operators “See to duty” responsibilities   
  • Ensure compliance with all established HSE reporting procedures and routines
  • Perform timely and correct HSE reporting to both onshore and offshore organization
  • Actively promote Safety Campaigns, for example Potential Dropped Objects, Housekeeping, External Environment campaigns, Waste handling, etc.
  • Follow-up and support implementation of the yearly “HSE Program” for the rig
  • Facilitate and participate in working environment mappings carried out onboard
  • Ensure procedure for reporting and follow-up of accidents, near-misses and hazardous conditions is followed, including reporting in Synergi.
  • Actively participate to Investigations of Undesirable Events and ensure that a good quality report is issued on behalf of operator.
  • Actively participate to inspections (internal/external) related to Safety, Emergency Preparedness and Working Environment
  • Ensure drilling contractors procedure for Obtaining Work Permit is followed. Perform regular spot checks on work requiring work permit.
  • Ensure procedure for SJA’s is followed. Encourage use of Risk Assessment and participate to SJA’s as far as possible.
  • Ensure that all accidents, near-miss accidents and Non-Conformances within his/hers area of responsibility are reported in accordance with the established procedures and corrective actions are taken.

Qualifications Required

  • Bachelorgrad eller Cand. Mag (180-240 studiepoeng) i Reservoir & Petroleum Engineering
  • 6-9-years experience

Duration 01.04.2023 - 31.12.2024
Location Offshore - West Phoenix

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Pablo Tveita

Offshore - West Phoenix


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27 Feb 2023