Job title: HSEQ Manager - Rail Services
Job type: Permanent
Emp type: Full-time
Industry: Environment, Health & Safety (EHS)
Expertise: EHS - Trackworks Quality Management - Trackworks Rolling Stock - Other
Skills: Health & Safety Rail Maintenance Quality Control Rail Track Rolling Stock NEBOSH OSHA
Salary type: Monthly
Salary: negotiable
Location: Dammam, Saudi Arabia
Job published: 04-07-2021
Job ID: 32077
Contact name: Babur Durrani

Job Description

Company Introduction:

Our client is an emerging Railway maintenance contractor & supplier based in Saudi Arabia. Due to their recent business growth they are looking for an enthusiastic & energetic team member to support them with looking after the workforce Health, Safety and Environment function with some input in Quality Assurance & Control function. Saudi Nationals are encouraged to apply for this role - Any other nationality candidates must be already present in Saudi Arabia with a transferable Iqama/Work Permit. 


Job Specifications:

  • Location: Dammam OR Riyadh Saudi Arabia
  • Type: Permanent - Full Time
  • Job Level: Manager
  • Salary: Negotiable (Depending on experience of the candidate)


General Duties:

  • Active role in supporting, coaching and guiding about issues related to workforce health, safety and environment in the workplace.
  • Provide leadership in identification & collection of HSEQ data as well as overall responsibility for HSE data sets, reporting, and KPI’s.
  • Development and implementation of various programs and initiatives to improve operational HSEQ related activities.
  • Promoting Safe work culture in the team and leading by example.
  • Develop and execute appropriate field and shop safety audits.
  • Make recommendations to mitigate key risks related to Health, Safety and Environmental control for the work force.
  • Lead the investigation of Health, Safety and Environment incidents within the workplace.
  • Performing general HSEQ activities in the Railway Maintenance Depot
  • Frequent travel to track site to work with OTM (On-Track Machine) operators.
  • Job role includes 80% responsibility of HSE and 20% responsibility of Quality officer.
  • Job role will match Client’s vision of active and visible leadership. 
  • As such 50% or greater travel is expected (Dammam, Riyadh, and other rail locations within Saudi Arabia as well as the MENA region.)



  • Team player – Ability to work as part of a team and provide required support and input to achieve set targets in the field of Occupational Health, Safety, Environment and Quality Assurance and Control.
  • Analytical – Problem solving and Analytical skills and provide effective and practical solutions and advice from HSEQ point of view.
  • Investigation and Reporting – Must be familiar with MS Office suite to produce and prepare comprehensive reports and presentations
  • HSEQ Knowledge – Must be familiar with Occupational Health, Safety, Environment Management System and Quality related compliance. policies and their latest and practical application.
  • Rail Industry – Understanding and familiarity with operational railway environment and site based civil/construction related Health & Safety work experience.



  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • Internationally recognized certification in EHS & Quality field (NEBOSH Diploma etc. are mandatory)
  • Previous experience of working in the Rail industry, preferably in an operations environment is required.
  • Previous experience of minimum 2 years working in the Rail industry, preferably in an HSEQ role in Railway maintenance depot