Regional HSSE Specialist (Occupational Health and Safety) IICA2/LICA10

Job categories Health, Safety and Environment
Vacancy code VA/2021/B5120/22607
Level ICS-10
Department/office MR, Office of the RD
Duty station Amman (with travel to countries under the UNOPS Middle East and Europe and Central Asia Region), Jordan
Contract type International ICA
Contract level IICA-2
Duration Open-ended
Application period 22-Sep-2021 to 17-Oct-2021


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UNOPS supports partners to build a better future by providing services that increase the efficiency, effectiveness and sustainability of peace building, humanitarian and development projects.  Mandated as a central resource of the United Nations, UNOPS provides sustainable project management, procurement and infrastructure services to a wide range of governments, donors and United Nations organizations.

As part of its duty of care, UNOPS commits to ensuring that people do not fall sick or sustain injuries when the organisation carries out its operations. In line with its Health and safety improvement initiative, UNOPS has introduced a Zero tolerance approach to poor health and safety performance and is recruiting a health and safety specialist to support the implementation of the UNOPS health and safety system and requirements. The person hired will support the country teams under the regional office to develop technical competence, effectively monitor implementation and address the absence of adequate health and safety controls in workplaces. The duties of the health and safety specialist will include extensive travel from site to site from one country to another as necessary to review and correct poor practices in countries where UNOPS has significant infrastructure operations. This position reports to the Regional Infrastructure Advisor, with a secondary reporting line to the Regional Director.


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