HSE Specialist - Turnaround Planning


About this job

  • Industry: Oil & Gas
  • Area of expertise: Health, Safety, Environmental & Quality
  • Location: .

What is required?

  • Hours per week: 25
  • Education level: Professional Bachelor

About this role: HSE Specialist - Turnaround Planning

Chevron is one of the world's leading integrated energy companies and has been present in Australia almost 70 years. With the ingenuity and commitment of thousands of workers, Chevron Australia operates the Gorgon and Wheatstone LNG and domestic gas projects; has a one-sixth nonoperating working interest in the Northwest Shelf Venture; operates Australia’s largest onshore oilfield on Barrow Island; and is a significant investor in exploration.

On behalf of our client, we are currently looking for a HSE Specialist - Turnaround Planning to join the HSE team. The role will be based in Perth and is a 4 month duration.

The HSE Specialist- Turnaround Planning, will provide Operational Excellence leadership and generalist HSE operational guidance and support to the Turnaround event team, the Primary Maintenance Contractor HSE Lead and Chevron internal SME stakeholders.

  • Provide HSE support and guidance to the Turnaround team and produce specific deliverables in support of the Turnaround scheduled for April 2024
  • Identification and confirmation of turnaround ‘execution’ HSE resources
  • Ensuring all turnaround resources are trained and competent for their roles, including confirming training and competency requirements of various Turnaround roles with scope owners, oversight of role profiles, interface with training and mobilization teams, designing assurance over training requirements
  • Co-develop HSE team member and Supervisor turnaround orientation materials
  • Work with planners to design updated fatigue management guideline into work patterns
  • Provide oversight of occupational hygiene planning and risk reduction measures
  • Complete or ensure completion of HAZID action items, and develop safeguard verification checklists
  • Work with other team members on joint deliverables, and/or review Primary Maintenance Contractor deliverables
  • Participate in regular meetings, to report progress and gain alignment


Top requirements include:

  • Ability to facilitate and participate in risk studies (HAZIDs) as a safety & health SME, and assist in the identification of safeguards, and plan safeguard verification activities for project field execution.
  • Tertiary qualification in Health & Safety, or HSE.
  • Experience in the oil and gas sector, preferably with Turnaround/Shutdown experience
  • Experience in human and organisational performance principles and their application,
  • Experience in designing assurance activities and field experience in practical application of assurance activities – understanding work as designed and work as done.


  • Short term contract opportunity
  • Part time flexible work options
  • Perth based role

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Brunel is a provider of recruitment and flexible workforce solutions that connects skilled individuals with opportunities across Australasia and worldwide. Our expertise lies in matching candidates with industry-leading projects and organizations in technical, professional, trades, and craft disciplines on a contract, permanent, or secondment basis.
Since 2001, Brunel has been operating in Australasia with significant bases in Perth, Sydney, Brisbane, and Port Moresby, complemented by a vast global network spanning over 40 countries, 100+ offices, and 45 years of successful operation.
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Brunel Energy Australia Perth