Safety Supervisor

​The Safety Supervisor is responsible for coordinating, monitoring and documenting safety-related processes. He optimises the relevant deployment of safety personnel and is responsible for monitoring all hazardous work in his allocated areas.

Areas of responsibility

  • Operative coordination of safety personnel
  • First point of contact for site area coordinators and activity coordinators
  • Support for safety checks and inspections
  • Implementation of independent safety inspections in accordance/cooperation with the Site Safety Officers
  • Documentation of working times, activity reports and safety incidents
  • Photographic documentation
  • Monitoring of relevant measures, such as fall prevention, crane operation, scaffolding structures, scaffolding work and hot work
  • Coordination of restricted areas, e.g. for pressure tests

Personnel policies

In order to be able to guarantee the highest possible safety standard for people and companies, Dräger only appoints trained specialists. All our employees are able to demonstrate essential technical qualifications, physical suitability and most importantly: excellent social skills.​

Training concept

​Consistently high quality training standards apply to all of our Dräger staffing functions. Our training concept ensures that training content and the competency of our staff is maintained at a consistently high level and in accordance to SCC, OSHA or OPITO* (depending on indivdual and local needs).

* SCC Safety Certificate Contractors; OSHA Occupational Safety & Health Administration; OPITO Offshore Petroleum Industry Training Organization

Qualifications / Trainings / Requirements

  • Training as a Safety Supervisor according to Dräger's training concept
  • Experience from large-scale projects
  • Further training in safety supervision and as a Fire Guard / Safety Guard
  • Basic Emergency Response Training
  • Basic First Aid Training*
  • Occupational Health and Fitness Assessments*
*depending on individual requirements​

Instructed in / to

  • Basic Risk Assessment and Risk Control Training
  • Basic principles of customer and shutdown-specific occupational safety
  • Confined Space Entry Training
  • Permit-to-Work Training
  • Working safely at Heights Training
  • Safe Operation of Hot Work Equipment in Hazardous Environments
  • Ability to evaluate readings of measurements
  • Extended knowledge about portable gas detection technology
  • Undertake First Response to Fire Incidents
  • Operate respiratory protection equipment*
*depending on individual requirements​

Basic principles

​When you engage personnel through our Staffing Service, you get both expertise and experience. Whether it involves elaborate measurement procedures or monitoring critical tasks including project management, we offer you individual experts or a complete, well-trained team for all your personal safety needs. We also provide flexible coverage for unexpected high peak demands.


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Get in touch with Dräger

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Draeger Safety UK Ltd.

Ullswater Close, Blyth Riverside Business Park
Blyth, Northumberland, NE24 4RG

+44 (0) 1670 352 891

Call us from Mon - Thurs 8:30am - 5pm
Fri 8:30am - 2pm

Draeger Marine and Offshore

Unit E1, ABZ Business Park, International View, 
Dyce, Aberdeen, AB21 0BJ

+44 (0) 1224 701 569