The safety officer plays a crucial role in ensuring the safety and well-being of workers, visitors, and the general public at the work site. Their primary responsibility is to implement safety protocols and regulations to minimize accidents/injuries and mitigate potential risks by ensuring these protocols are effectively enforced.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for the Safety of self and others present at the work site/s.
  • Ensure that work sites/staff camps/facility/operations are always in compliance with EHS requirements.
  • Responsible for the inspection of all workplaces, the promotion of safe working conduct and hazard identification techniques with proper channels of communication of corrective measures to employees and management – to include preparation of comprehensive safety reports with regular reporting of findings to the QHSE manager and management.
  • Issuance of Hot/Cold Work permits for all non-routine works.
  • Preparing daily reports on on-site safety and discussing the findings with the site manager to close and track the progress continuously.
  • Maintaining “Eyewash/Safety Shower (if required)”, first aid facilities, and personal protective equipment based on demand by the nature of the work/Material Safety Data Sheets.
  • Investigating all types of accidents & Reporting as well as accident prevention and maintaining accident records
  • Conduct toolbox talks & develop and deliver safety training to workers and ensuring that they are issued with adequate instructions and creating awareness of safe work practices among them.
  • Carrying out Job Safety Analysis to determine “Hazards of the operations/activity” and facilitating suitable solutions.
  • Maintain a record for “all chemicals/dangerous goods” used/stored at the premises, their Material Safety Data Sheets and advice management/staff on safe handling/transport & storage practices. (Also Refer to Code of Practice for Management of Dangerous Goods”)
  • Liaise with members of authorities on a regular basis to ensure that all Local/State/Federal Health & Safety Requirements are met.

Required Skills/Abilities:


  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ideal candidate will possess a positive attitude to promote Safety Culture in the work environment.

Job Details

Functional Area:
Total Positions:
13 Posts
Job Shift:
First Shift (Day)
Job Type:
Job Location:
No Preference
Minimum Education:
Career Level:
Experienced Professional
Minimum Experience:
3 Years
Apply Before:
Dec 04, 2023
Posting Date:
Nov 03, 2023

AOMI Construction

Engineering · 201-300 employees - Riyadh


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