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QR15971 - Manager Occupational Health, Safety & Emergency | Qatar Aviation Services | Doha

Organisation: Qatar Aviation Services
Job Function: Safety & Security
Division: Safety - QAS (Division)
Employment Type: Full Time - Permanent
City: Middle East | Qatar | Doha
Last date of application: 22-Nov-2017

Qatar Aviation Services

Qatar Aviation Services (QAS) is an award winning, premier ground handling organisation whose global headquarter is at Hamad International Airport (HIA), the hub airport of Qatar Airways. Since its establishment in 2000, QAS has developed a reputation as a premium provider of world-class ground services to: international airlines; Heads of State and VVIPs; private fleets and customers; executive charter flights and cargo operators.

The QAS team comprising of over 8,000 strong multicultural employees, is dedicated to fulfilling the total passenger and cargo requirements of the airport, the airlines and customers it serves. This team of highly trained and diversely skilled staff is the reason for QAS outstanding success and their Customer’s satisfaction.

About Your Role:

As Manager Occupational Health and Safety you will report directly to the Senior Vice President. You will provide Occupational Health and Safety leadership and guidance whilst managing the delivery and implementation of the organisations safety management system (SMS)

The successful candidate will ensure the Occupational Health and Safety provided by Qatar Aviation Services is fit for purposes, consistent and meets both external and internal standards, including legal compliance, airline and CAA directives.


Your responsibilities will include;

  • Implementing the QAS Safety Management System in accordance with regulatory requirements
  • Through proactive risk assessment management, manage the continuous improvement and development of new polices and safety standards
  • Develop polices and procedures to promote "Just Culture" 
  • Monitor performance by gathering relevant data and producing statistical reports 
  • Analyzing accidents, incident, process failures to run and manage 'risk assessment' campaigns to significantly reduce risk to acceptable management levels
  • Represent QAS at different strategy forums related to Occupational Health, Safety & Emergency
  • Communicate, train and educate staff on existing polices as well as implementation process of new compliance requirements     
About You:

To be considered for this role you must hold a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent

You must have a minimum of 8 years job related experience working within Ground Handling or Airport Operations

The preferred candidate will have direct knowledge of SMS, TQM, ISO9000, QMS activities, preferably withing an aviation, aerodrome or airline industry. 

You will be a proven leader with the ability to mentor and motivate a multi-cultural workforce and have an excellent command of written and spoken English. 


Note: you will be required to attach the following:
1. Resume / CV
2. Copy of Passport
3. Copy of Highest Educational Certificate

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