Experience

  • Assistant Manager Environment, Health and Safety

    at Veolia Singapore

    July 2015 - at Present

    Singapore

     Spearhead risk management for the organization and advise business units on hazard analysis, risk identification, assessment and control methodologies.  Conduct site accident/incident reporting, investigations and root cause analysis.  Develop, review and maintain regulatory compliance.  Establish, review and maintain EHS documentation.  Plan and execute health and safety audits and inspections throughout the organization.  Develop and administer EHS training programs, including induction for new hires.  Responsible to train and build the capability of EHS subordinates to support organizational objectives.  Formulate and establish emergency response and fire prevention plans.  Facilitate business continuity and crisis management plan development for the organization.  Advice and guide the organization for ISO management systems implementation.  Analyze accident/incident data and performance trends, and advise management on strategic approaches

  • HSSE Advisor

    at Weatherford Asia Pacific Pte Ltd

    November 2014 - February 2015

    Singapore

     Assisted in the implementation of corporate policies and procedures in accordance with its management system and external accreditations, thus leading the organization to a zero defect target with a positive culture.  Conducted and led accident/incident investigation and ensure timely reporting of all accidents within the stipulated timeframe.  Actively involved in risk management & review of risk assessments to prevent HSSE losses.  Ensured HSE regulatory compliance.  Ensured monthly HSSE statistics and KPI scorecards are documented, reviewed and maintained.  Planned and executed health and safety inspections in the facility.

  • Team Leader Facilities, Health and Safety

    at Grundfos Singapore Pte Ltd

    October 2007 - November 2014

    Singapore

     Pioneered the development and implementation of OHSAS 18001 management system including the organization’s health and safety procedures.  Led accident/incident investigations and ensured timely reporting of all accidents/incidents.  Advised and administered risk management strategies.  Chaired and organized the workplace safety and health meetings, HSE inspections and audit programs.  Ensured regulatory and corporate HSE compliance.  Planned and conducted health and safety training.  Analyzed and reported monthly health & safety performance to management.  Developed and implemented emergency response and fire prevention plans, including training company emergency response team.  Oversaw entire facility management and its equipment maintenance including ACMV, Firefighting and Prevention Systems, Building Management System, Voice Communications System, CCTV & Security Systems and Waste Management.  Ensured continuity of the Green Mark Platinum status of the building.

  • Maintenance Management Officer

    at TKK Construction

    January 2007 - October 2007

    Singapore

     Facilitated management of infrastructure upgrading and renovation projects for the Singapore Armed Forces.

  • Project Engineer

    at Seagull Safety(s) Pte Ltd

    January 2005 - January 2007

    Singapore

     Project engineering and management of design, installation and commissioning of fire and gas detection systems on-board vessels, FPSOs, Off-shore oil & drill rigs.

  • Marine Emergency Officer

    at Maritime & Port Authority of Singapore

    June 2002 - September 2004

    Singapore

     Headed emergency response teams for offshore fire emergencies, chemical & oil spills, search & rescue and HazMat incidents.  Ensured maintenance of response base and emergency equipment.

Education

  • Bachelor of Environment and Occupational Health and Safety with Distinction

    at The University of Newcastle, Australia

    2016 - 2018 (2 years) Singapore

  • Specialist Diploma in Workplace Safety and Health

    at Ngee Ann Polytechnic, Singapore

    2011 - 2011 (1 year) Singapore

  • Diploma in Mechatronics

    at Temasek Polytechnic

    1996 - 1999 (3 years) Singapore

Languages

  • English Native

  • Tamil Native

Hives