Search Vacancies
By Category By Country

Specialist – Environmental Health and Safety

Khalifa University
Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates


Khalifa University is currently seeking a Specialist in Environmental Health and Safety. The primary role of the specialist will be implementing and monitoring the company safety programs. Working as a specialist and supporting the operations teams with health and safety policies and conducting risk assessments to detect potential hazards and plan precautionary measures.


  • Relevant Undergraduate Degree required
  • A minimum of two (2) years of experience in an academic environment (for example: University/College, Academic training hospital/Medical education department)


  • Experience working in an academic environment required 
  • Relevant Project Management: demonstrated experience planning, coordinating and implementation of small and large projects to completion
  • Strong organizational skills with demonstrated attention to detail and the ability to produce accurate work with efficient turn-around time.

Job Duties and Requirements

  • Able to communicate the importance of a safe work environment and remaining safe in all areas of the plant
  • Evaluate the workplace environment and develop safety-management practices that identify and define the safety responsibilities of all employees
  • Investigate incidents, establish the root causes and recommend preventive action against a recurrence
  • Promotes environmental stewardship while maintaining compliance in all areas of the University through conformance with our environmental program
  • Conduct analysis of accident / incident statistics, identifying trends and suggest improvement plans
  • Monitor, in accordance with the company guidelines, the implementation, updating, review and auditing of the health and safety systems
  • Work closely with Operations Management to ensure proper health and safety standards are followed and understood
  • Handle/coordinate the daily operation and logistical aspect of waste management
  • Perform other duties as assigned


Apply Now

To apply for this position, please complete the form below. As per our agreement with hospitals we recruit for, we can only work with candidates who obtained their qualifications and experience from: US, Canada, Western Europe, Australia & New Zealand.

  • Contact Details
  • Work Experience
  • PDF, Word Doc or Text File
  • Newsletter
  • Verification
  • For validation please enter the text shown into the field below. Refresh Image

    CAPTCHA Image
Welcome to International Hospitals Recruitment International world of career, travel, and adventure! Whether you are a nurse or physician considering the Middle East to enhance your career prospects, gain international experience, immerse in a new culture, or for financial gains to amplify your savings, IHR can help.
Latest Blog