Familiar Technologies: Safety, Electrical

Regions of the world you have worked: Asia, Middle east

Resume for the Post of Safety Officer

John Yohannan

Academic Qualifications

 Electrical Engineering Diploma (3 Years Course)

 Electronics ITI Certificate (2 Years Course)

Training Course

 Safety Engineering Course from Advance Training Institute, Bombay, Govt. of India.

 Completed OSHA 30 – Hr. Construction Safety Course Conducted by U S Department of Labor.

 Safety Training Course from US Army, Conducted byU.S Defense HS&E Department.

 Industrial Safety Training from Reliance Petrochemicals.

 First Aid Training and License from Kuwait Emergency Medical Service.

 Digital Electronics Course from ATI Hydrabad, India.

 Allen Bradley PLC Course from Delhi, India.

 Festo Pneumatic Course from Arcoma Festo. Saudi Arabia.

 Computer Hardware Course from Kuwait.

I have 3 approvals with KOC as Safety Officer

Driving License

 Valid Kuwait & Indian Driving License

From November 2009 I am working with one of the leading companies in Kuwait with Oil & Gas project works as Safety Officer in entire KOC’s oilfields, Gathering Centers, Booster Stations, EWDP, Manifolds, Storage Tank Areas e t c.

Job Profile:

• To ensure the protection of health and safety of workers, the work place and environment in the most possible best way.
• Implementation of safety procedure and safety culture on work place.
• Monitoring & ensuring the various work permit systems.
• To conduct Tool Box talk and site inspection.
• Facilitating for safety induction and safety training program for workmen.
• Ensure the safe work practice by eliminating the hazards and risk involved
• Inspection on all safety equipments & PPE.
• Investigating the incident, accident, near miss and suggesting practical
Remedial measures by preparing accident statistics for correct analysis.
• To monitor work environment (noise, flammable/ toxic gasses) hazards and advice to the concerned department for proper control.
• Proactively propagating and creating safety awareness up to grass root level.
• Gas testing for internal works of vessel, columns and all confined space entry.
• Responsible for all safety aspects.
• Issuing of daily, weekly and monthly activities.
• Documentation of all records for analyzing and audit purpose.
• Housekeeping supervision.

Worked with one of the leading company (SHBC) in Kuwait as a Safety Officer in Oil Field, High rise Building Construction (Kuwait Trade Center, Symphony hotel & complex project, Intercontinental hotel project etc.)

Job Profile:
• Implementation of safety measures & effective strategies to reduce risk and hence improved safety.
• Ensure the safe work practice by eliminating the hazards and risk involved.
• To conduct Tool Box meeting, safety Induction and safety training program for workmen.
• To conduct Risk Assessment for various site activities.
• Participating various safety committees, safety inspection, and internal audit.
• To investigate narrow escapes leading to high accident risk, injury & Lost time, First Aid, and suggest practical remedial measures by preparing accident statistics for correct analysis.
• Conduct emergency evacuation drill, procure, inspect and arrange to maintain fire extinguishers.
• To monitor work environment ( noise, flammable/ toxic), hazards
and advice to the concerned department for proper control.
• Inspection on all equipments & PPE
• Issuing of daily, weekly and monthly reports.

From November 2002 to September 2004

Worked with US Army (KBR) in Arifjan Military Base with the highest Safety procedures as Safety Officer. Experience in an effective Occupational Health, Safety and Environmental Program demands the active and positive involvement in Work Zone Safety, Hazard, Fall Protection, Scaffolding/ JSA, SOC, Crane and Heavy Equipments, Rigging & Lifting , Tagging/ Isolation/ Lockouts, Risk identification and Assessment, Accident/ Incident/ Near miss Investigation and Reporting, Excavation Safety, Trenching and Shoring, Confined Space Entry, Hazard Communication, Fire Prevention, Material Handling, Storage and Disposal, Environmental Protection and Waste Management.
From July 1998 to April 2002

Worked with Telesourse, Saipan & Guam, USA, as Safety Officer. Experiences in Effective Occupational Health, Safety and Environment Program according American Standard with Power Plant, Pipeline and Building Construction. Excavation, Accident/ Incident prevention, investigation and reporting, Heavy Equipments Safety, Confined Space entry, Hazard controls, Lockout / Tag out, Scaffold, Fall Protection, Tools and Equipments Safety, Fire Protection, Hazard Communication, Safety Auditing to monitor effective of present Safety Policies and Procedures to minimize the Risk level in the work place.

From March 1992 to July 1998
Worked with National Canned Food Products Co., Kuwait as Electrical Engineer.

From February 1988 to June, 1991
Worked with Genpack, Yemen Arab Republic as Maintenance Supervisor

From May 1986 to February, 1988
Worked with M/s. Reliance Petrochemicals Industries, India as Electrical Supervisor and Safety Supervisor. Experience in Hazardous Substances and Environments, Hazard Analysis, Emergency Evacuation Plan, Risk Identifications, Assessment and Management, Hazard Communication Fire Protection, Material Handling, Storage and Disposal, excavation Safety Trenching, PPE, Safety Training & General Safety Practices First Aid Safety Audit to monitor effectiveness of Existing policies / procedures to minimize the risk from hazardous in the work place, to protect the natural environment, to safe guard the health and safety employees and valuable assets with high standard of Safety Procedures within one of the biggest Petrochemical Plant and its 100kV Sub-Station in India.

From June 1985 to May 1986
Worked with NAFCEL (Subsidiary of Metal Box PLC, U.K)
Jeddah, Saudi Arabia as Maint. Supervisor

From October1981 to June 1985
Worked with Indian Navy and Dockyard, Bombay, India.