Sourcing an HSSE Project Manager for APM Terminals

21 January 2020 by Greg Brittian
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APM Terminals were looking for the right candidate to successfully deliver a project in Ghana with minimum harm or loss. An understanding of the requirements of managing a port construction project were paramount to the successful delivery of the project and as such, Acre were tasked with sourcing a candidate with a strong combination of project management and construction experience.


APM Terminals' HSSE Project Manager would be responsible for the provision of:

  • Competent health, safety, security and environmental advice

  • Guidance and training to support the execution of key project tasks

  • Reporting and offering practical management solutions

The Successful Candidate:

Acre supported by placing a highly-motivated professional with experience in port construction projects to provide health, safety and environmental advice whilst guiding and training a project team. The candidate's experience also allowed for the application of practical management solutions for all aspects of the delivery process using a combination of excellent managerial, communication, and training skills.

If you are interested in discussing how Acre can support your business by working closely with you to build a custom solution to any HSE issue or challenge in any location, please get in touch to discuss how our experienced team can effectively assist.

We’ll partner with you to identify and engage the experts who will accelerate your journey towards a more safe, sustainable future. Regardless of your business’ size, we can provide you with specialists on a day rate basis or for a longer length fixed term contract position.

To discuss similar positions, or how we can help you find the right people for your organisation, please contact Greg Brittian from our Environment Health and Safety team team via

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