Health, Safety & Environmental Manager
John is one of the younger members of the team in terms of service. He joined Gulf Contracting Co. W.L.L. in July 2007 coming from Interserve Project Services where he served as HSE Manager since 1990. Before joining Interserve, Matthews worked as a Health & Safety Officer for the Water Utilities in the West of England. During his career, he also completed his teacher’s training in Bath and finished both his British Safety Council and NEBOSH Diploma’s in London.
The HSE Department is the largest department consisting of senior HSE Officers, Inspectors and Assistants. John is supported by Tony Fernandes Deputy Health, Safety & Environment Manager who is well experienced with in excess of 16 Years in the HSE Department of Gulf Contracting Co.
“We take pride in our work which we hope shows through to operations and the company team on site. Any member of the HSE team will tell you that the role is challenging but the rewards outweigh any problems they may come up against,” Matthews says.