Project HSE Lead, Global Projects & Engineering

LyondellBasell Industries   •  

Houston, TX

Industry: Chemicals


8 - 10 years

Posted 298 days ago

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As a member of the dynamic Global Projects and Engineering (GPE) HSE team, you will provide expertise and a depth of knowledge in the areas of HSES leadership, occupational and process safety, health, and environmental in a project and construction environment, serving as an HSE lead to projects. Responsibilities involve implementing and managing the HSE Plan and performance for a large project and relate to the assigned area(s) of responsibility. The HSE Lead will support the Project and Construction Manager to ensure overall project success in the areas of health, safety (process and occupational), environmental and security. The safety lead is required to organize, plan, staff, motivate, coordinate and direct the construction HSES effort, withgeneral direction from the GPE HSE Manager and other project leadership positions.


US offices are located at the Houston Engineering Center just 14 short miles northeast of downtown Houston, TX. This is a direct-hire position with competitive base salary, annual bonus, 401K matching, generous benefits package, pension, employee discounts, and much, much more!


Responsibilities and Accountabilities:

  • Ensure that construction activities on the project are executed safely and meet LyondellBasell’s requirements
  • Finalize, implement and manage the project specific construction HSE Plan
  • Develop and monitor contractor safety performance metrics
  • Provide technical support to achieve compliance with standards, policies and procedures, and regulatory requirements.  Where necessary, develop and implement new and existing programs designed to promote improved HSE performance.
  • Manage the collection and analysis of HSE metrics, trends and reports
  • Prepare and deliver quarterly, monthly and other project HSE reports and presentations
  • Develop material and participate in leadership discussions in safety meetings
  • Participate in and lead HSE audits, assessments, listening tours, etc., and implement corrective action
  • Assist with the management of project related HSE communications
  • Be visible, as a project leadership team representative, in the field
  • Participate in or takes lead role in incident investigations, action plans and prevention programs in area(s) of responsibility
  • Identify need, develop, execute, coordinate and critique safety training
  • Supportother functions in the work team as needed
  • Provide mentoring and occasional direction to project contract company HSE representatives as needed
  • May direct the work of and/or serve as a liaison with third party contractors and service providers
  • Demonstrate a proactive and responsible attitude for personal safety and the safety of co-workers and contractors
  • Have clear and effective verbal and written communication skills
  • Have effective interpersonal skills, with a proven ability to impact and influence behaviors that reinforce and create a safer working environment
  • Have effective time management and organizational skills and the ability to handle multiple assignments and deadlines
  • Be team oriented, flexible and able to work with minimal supervision
  • Be able to travel to all areas in the facility, which may require climbing, ascending and descending stairs, walking, driving, stooping, bending, kneeling, and standing for extended periods
  • Be able to wear personal protective equipment as required
  • Otherresponsibilities as directed by management



  • Bachelor’s degree is required. Engineering, industrial hygiene, or a safety related discipline preferred.
  • Relevant field experience in industrialconstruction or turn around safety preferred
  • Strong communication and leadership skills are required
  • Must have a minimum of 8years’ safety/environmental experience in a chemical manufacturing, O&G, refining or construction industries
  • General knowledge of select agency HSE/PSM regulation and specific knowledge of project/construction industry safety standards
  • Ability to work independently and perform key functions in assigned areas of responsibility
  • Functions with minimal day-to-day supervision
  • Will provide Health, Safety and Environmental leadership and monitor, assess and guide the safe work of employees contracted to complete project and construction work
  • Will assist with driving necessary HSE change and GoalZERO performance