Safety Environmental and Health Leader

  • Unilever PLC
  • Jeddah Saudi Arabia
  • Feb 26, 2018
Full time Health Care Other Strategy-Planning

Job Description

The site SHE Leader has overall responsibility for managing Safety, Health & Environment improvement activities to achieve excellence at the site level. Works with site Supply Chain teams to develop the local SHE Strategy and improvement plans to achieve sustainable SHE excellence by reducing injuries, illnesses and environmental impact as measured in the core KPIs.


Deploy the global/cluster SHE strategy, policy and standards in the site to achieve excellent sustainable results.
Manage the SHE teams responsible to deliver Occupational Health, Safety and Environment results.
Drive safety and environment risk assessment and develop/implement appropriate controls.
Reduce the site’s environmental impact in the areas of COD, hazardous & non-hazardous waste, SOx & CO2 emissions and water & energy consumption.
Lead the SHE Pillar.
Develop a thorough understanding of the Unilever Behaviour Based Safety (BBS) Program and support deployment in the site.
Develop a thorough understanding of the Unilever Process Safety Management (PSM) Program (if applicable to the site PS risks) and support deployment in the site and support the application of Unilever guidelines and procedures for Process Safety assessment (SIMAS).
Influence senior management and drive safety and environmental leadership through line management.
Monitor site legal compliance and ensure the site meets all local/national regulatory requirements and Unilever standards, provide advice on national SHE legislation requirements & implement relevant procedures and policies.
Work closely with Occupational Health personnel to identify and mitigate risks which may lead to occupational ill health.
Assist the site leader to develop and lead the internal crisis committees and safety committee; support the site leader in leading serious incident investigation and analysis.
Advise line management in all accident/incident investigations.
Determine training needs and assist in delivery of training programs.
Manage the SHE teams responsible to deliver Occupational Health, Safety and Environment results.


Bachelor’s Degree (Occupational Health & Safety and Environmental Sustainability preferred)
A minimum of 5 years’ experience in the field of Safety, Health and Environmental
5-10 years Mechanical or Chemical Engineering experience preferred
Good knowledge of Manufacturing and Process Safety

Required Nationality